W1 Discussion Question 2: Microorganisms – Friend or Foe? Post: In the initial post (at least 300 words), discuss the beneficial and harmful effects of normal flora in the body. Give examples of such effects, and include in your response the characteristics of the microorganisms discussed in your examples. Be sure to use the readings […]
Physical control of microorganisms Identify and describe the six methods of physical control of microorganisms.
The purpose of this assignment is to write a summary on a news article or video about microbiology, microorganisms, or diseases caused by pathogens (virus, bacterium, protist, fungus, or helminth). Make sure to find and summarize your own articles – do not use the same article as another student, and do not copy from others. […]
Discussion: Food and Sanitation In the Old Testament, God gave the Israelites laws regarding food and sanitation. One example is, “Meat that touches anything ceremonially unclean must not be eaten; it must be burned up” Leviticus 7:19 (NIV). Another example is: Of the animals that move along the ground, these are unclean for you: the […]