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Title: A Multi-Dimensional Study of HIV: A Case-Based Biology Lesson Plan
Url: http://bioquest.org/lifelines/hiv.html
Creator: Chen, Janice
Lane, Jo Ann
Publisher: BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium
LifeLines Online
Description: This activity is designed as an end-of-year project that incorporates skills such as Internet research and using Biology Workbench. Students should already have learned molecular biology and the basics of virology and immunology. After completeing this case, students will be able to analyze the effects of AIDS on a specific Ugandan community; identify questions or information concerning AIDS and HIV; research those questions about AIDS and HIV; relate HIV molecular data to the numbers of clones found in AIDS patients; compare and interpret the phylogenetic trees based on HIV DNA from pairs of patients; and discuss the implications of having many clones of HIV in each individual patient.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialities of internal medicine -- Immunologic diseases -- Immunodeficiency -- AIDS. HIV infections
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine -- Public health. Hygiene. Preventive medicine -- Communicable diseases and public health -- AIDS. HIV infections
Science -- Microbiology -- Pathogenic microorganisms. By disease, A-Z -- AIDS (Disease). HIV infections
Science -- Microbiology -- Virology -- Systematic divisions -- Retroviruses -- Special, A-Z -- HIV
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Health
Health -- Disease
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Date Issued: 2000-07
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Instructional Material -- Case Study
Instructional Material -- Lesson/Lesson Plan
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Learner
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Vocational/Professional Development Education
Language: English
Rights: LifeLines OnLine
Access Rights: Free access
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