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Campbell Essential Biology Simon, Dickey, Reece • 5th Edition • 978-0321772596

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Ch.1 -Introduction: Biology Today

Scientific Method Experimental Design Introduction to Biology Characteristics of Life Life's Organizational Hierarchy Natural Selection and Evolution Introduction to Taxonomy

Ch.2 - Essential Chemistry for Biology

Atoms- Smallest Unit of Matter Isotopes Introduction to Chemical Bonding Covalent Bonds Noncovalent Bonds Ionic Bonding Hydrogen Bonding Introduction to Water Properties of Water- Cohesion and Adhesion Properties of Water- Density Properties of Water- Thermal Properties of Water- The Universal Solvent Acids and Bases pH Scale

Ch.3 - The Molecules of Life

Carbon Functional Groups Introduction to Biomolecules Monomers & Polymers Carbohydrates Lipids Proteins Nucleic Acids

Ch.4 - A Tour of the Cell

Microscopes Prokaryotic & Eukaryotic Cells Introduction to Eukaryotic Organelles Biological Membranes Endomembrane System: Protein Secretion Endomembrane System: Digestive Organelles Mitochondria & Chloroplasts Introduction to the Cytoskeleton

Ch.5 - The Working Cell

Introduction to Metabolism Introduction to Energy Laws of Thermodynamics ATP Enzymes Enzyme Activation Energy Enzyme Binding Factors Enzyme Inhibition Types of Membrane Proteins Introduction to Membrane Transport Passive vs. Active Transport Concentration Gradients and Diffusion Simple and Facilitated Diffusion Osmosis Active Transport Endocytosis and Exocytosis

Ch.6 - Cellular Respiration: Obtaining Energy from Food

Introduction to Cellular Respiration Glycolysis Pyruvate Oxidation Krebs Cycle Electron Transport Chain Chemiosmosis Review of Aerobic Cellular Respiration Fermentation & Anaerobic Respiration

Ch.7 - Photosynthesis: Using Light to Make Food

Redox Reactions Introduction to Photosynthesis Leaf & Chloroplast Anatomy Stages of Photosynthesis Electromagnetic Spectrum Pigments of Photosynthesis Light Reactions of Photosynthesis Calvin Cycle

Ch.8 - Cellular Reproduction: Cells from Cells

Introduction to Cell Division Organization of DNA in the Cell Introduction to the Cell Cycle Interphase Phases of Mitosis Cytokinesis Cell Cycle Regulation Review of the Cell Cycle Cancer Homologous Chromosomes Life Cycle of Sexual Reproducers Introduction to Meiosis Meiosis I Meiosis II Mitosis & Meiosis Review Genetic Variation During Meiosis

Ch.9 - Patterns of Inheritance

Introduction to Mendel's Experiments Genotype vs. Phenotype Mendel's Experiments Mendel's Laws Punnett Squares Monohybrid Crosses Test Crosses Dihybrid Crosses Punnett Square Probability Pedigrees Autosomal Inheritance Sex-Linked Inheritance Incomplete Dominance vs. Codominance Epistasis Non-Mendelian Genetics

Ch.10 - The Structure and Function of DNA

Discovering the Structure of DNA Introduction to DNA Replication Central Dogma Introduction to Transcription Steps of Transcription Eukaryotic RNA Processing and Splicing Introduction to Types of RNA Genetic Code Introduction to Translation Steps of Translation Post-Translational Modification Review of Transcription vs. Translation Mutations

Ch. 11 - How Genes are Controlled

Introduction to Regulation of Gene Expression Prokaryotic Gene Regulation via Operons The Lac Operon Glucose's Impact on Lac Operon The Trp Operon Review of the Lac Operon & Trp Operon Introduction to Eukaryotic Gene Regulation Eukaryotic Chromatin Modifications Eukaryotic Transcriptional Control Eukaryotic Post-Transcriptional Regulation Eukaryotic Post-Translational Regulation Introduction to Cell Signaling Developmental Biology

Ch.12 - DNA Technology

Introduction to DNA-Based Technology Introduction to DNA Cloning Steps to DNA Cloning Introduction to Polymerase Chain Reaction The Steps of PCR Gel Electrophoresis Southern Blotting DNA Fingerprinting Introduction to DNA Sequencing Dideoxy Sequencing Genomes

Ch.13 - How Populations Evolve

Phylogeny Descent with Modification Genetic Variation Hardy-Weinberg Model

Ch.14 - How Biological Diversity Evolves

Species History of Life on Earth

Ch.15 - The Evolution of Microbial Life

Viruses Prokaryote Cell Structures Prokaryote Reproduction and Gene Exchange Prokaryote Metabolism and Ecology Prokaryote Lineages Protist Cells Protist Life Cycles Protist Lineages

Ch.16 - The Evolution of Plants and Fungi

Land Plants Nonvascular Plants Seedless Vascular Plants Seed Plants Fungi Fungi Reproduction

Ch.17 - The Evolution of Animals

Overview of Animals Porifera and Cnideria Lophotrochozoans Ecdysozoans Echinoderms Chordates Aminotes Primates and Homonids

Ch.18 - An Introduction to Ecology and the Biosphere


Ch. 19 - Population Ecology

Population Ecology

Ch.20 - Communities and Ecosystems

Community Interactions Community Structure Ecosystems Conservation Biology

Ch. 21 - Unifying Concepts of Animal Structure and Function

Animal Tissues Metabolism and Homeostasis Thermoregulation Osmoregulation and Excretion

Ch.22 - Nutrition and Digestion


Ch. 23 - Circulation and Respiration

Circulatory and Respiratory Anatomy

Ch.24 - The Body's Defenses

Immune System Innate Immunity Adaptive Immunity

Ch.25 - Hormones

Endocrine System

Ch.26 - Reproduction and Development

Animal Reproduction Animal Development

Ch.27 - Nervous, Sensory and Locomotor Systems

Neurons and Action Potentials Central and Peripheral Nervous System Sensory System Musculoskeletal System

Ch. 28 - The Life of a Flowering Plant

Roots and Shoots Tissues Growth Flowers Seeds

Ch. 29 - The Working Plant

Soil and Nutrients Nitrogen Fixation Water Potential Phototropism Tropisms and Hormones

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