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Tattoo delivers DNA vaccines safely, painlessly - SmartPlanet.com (blog)

Tattoo delivers DNA vaccines safely, painlessly - SmartPlanet.com (blog) | Clarksville High School Biology | Scoop.it
Tattoo delivers DNA vaccines safely, painlessly SmartPlanet.com (blog) Vaccines typically involve injecting inactivated viruses into your body; the immune system remembers these invaders so it can mount a defense if it encounters the real thing...
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Genetic Testing for Health, Disease & Ancestry; DNA Test - 23andMe

23andMe provides genetic testing for over 100 traits and diseases as well as DNA ancestry. Our mission is to be the world's trusted source of personal genetic information.
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Two Headed Snake feeding

This is a video of "Medusa" the two-headed Albino Honduran Milk Snake. She's the perfect example of "Axial Bifurcation" in that she's perfectly symmetrical. ...
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Some Perspective on the "Mechanical Prowess" of DNA Replication - Discovery Institute

Some Perspective on the "Mechanical Prowess" of DNA Replication - Discovery Institute | Clarksville High School Biology | Scoop.it
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Some Perspective on the "Mechanical Prowess" of DNA Replication
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I recently published two articles (here and here) on the mechanisms by which a cell's DNA is replicated.
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Life Up Close: The Year's Best Microscope Views of Biology | Wired Science | Wired.com

Life Up Close: The Year's Best Microscope Views of Biology | Wired Science | Wired.com | Clarksville High School Biology | Scoop.it
Biology can be fascinating at any scale, but the most intriguing aspects are the ones we can't see without the aid of a microscope. This year's winners of the ninth annual Olympus Bioscapes Digital Imaging Competition are simply stunning.
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Amazing view of microscopic rotifers from a lily pad in a pond.  You can see the cilia up close and personal!  Here's a link to view the anatomy of a rotifer:  http://sinasara.tripod.com/rotifers/id10.html

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Paralyzed Dogs Walk After Transplant Of Cells Taken From Their Noses

Paralyzed Dogs Walk After Transplant Of Cells Taken From Their Noses | Clarksville High School Biology | Scoop.it
British researchers successfully restored the ability to walk in paralyzed dogs. Special cells taken from the dogs’ noses and transplanted to injured areas caused regrowth of neurons.
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MSavell's comment, December 16, 2012 12:19 AM
Check out the video - amazing progress for this cute dog!
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Biological Molecules - You Are What You Eat: Biology #3

Hank talks about the molecules that make up every living thing - carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins - and how we find them in our environment and in the foo...
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Entertaining!

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