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AS Revision - DNA Replication

Mitosis: (used for growth and repair, including the growth of the foetus)

2 daughter cells produced

Identical to original (parent) cell and to each other, unless a mutation occurs. 336 more words


The Friday Face-Off: Metropolis

Welcome to The Friday Face-Off, a new weekly meme hosted by Books by Proxy. Join us every Friday as we pit cover against cover, and publisher against publisher, to find the best artwork in our literary universe. 254 more words

The Friday Face-off

Variation and Inheritance: Unit 4 Exam

To conclude Unit 4, students received an April Fool’s packet consisting of a set of instructions, the 2014 Biology End of Course practice exam, and the Unit 4 Exam.   112 more words


Post-doctoral positions available in the CMRI Genome Integrity Group (Cesare Laboratory)

Dr Cesare’s laboratory has postdoctoral positions, fully funded for three years, starting in late 2016 or early 2017.  We are in search of exceptional young scientists, interested in pursuing research on telomeres and genome stability. 244 more words

Cell Cycle

For the serious gamers...

Impressive, right?

Okay so, not exactly hardcore serious gaming, but 10 minutes of fun nonetheless! I’ll be streaming today until 5pm (UTC + 2:00). Then again at 9pm this evening until late.   34 more words


Meiosis and Inheritance: Comparing Mitosis and Meiosis

With many students out of class because of three different field trips happening today, we had to reschedule our quiz for tomorrow.  For a starter activity today, students received a… 40 more words


Mitosis by Brandon Sanderson Review

It wasn’t until I had finished Firefight that I found out there was a novella between the first and second book in the reckoners series, of course I had to pick it up for the very dear price of 99p and start reading it straight away. 325 more words

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