Nature of Biology 2 3E

Chapter 1 The chemical nature of cells page 31 Protein
Chapter 2 Membranes and cell organelles page 59 Cytoskeleton
      Cell structure animation
Chapter 3 Biochemical processes in cells page 64 Metabolic Pathways
    page 99 Cellular respiration
      Animated cellular respiration
Chapter 4 Molecular biology in medicine page 130 Knockout mice
Chapter 5 Coordination and regulation: endocrine systems page 165 Gary Stutte
Chapter 6 Coordination and regulation: nervous systems page 198 Nerve impulses
Chapter 7 Infection and disease page 243 Plague
Chapter 8 Immunity: defence against disease page 284 Avian influenza
Chapter 9 Genes, chromosomes and patterns of inheritance page 338 Chromosome 4
Chapter 10 Nature, structure and organisation of the genetic material page 379 OMIM
      Genome Browser
    page 383 Gene Deserts
Chapter 11 Gene function: genes in action page 416 DNA replication
    page 417 CFTR
      Cystic fibrosis
Chapter 12 Manipulating DNA: tools and techniques page 462 DNA manipulation
Chapter 13 Population genetics page 504 Artificial selection
Chapter 14 Evolution: changes over time page 564 Fossil sites of Australia
Chapter 15 Hominin evolution page 617 Walking tall
      Laetoli footprints
      Finding Lucy
    page 619 Evolution
Chapter 16 Human intervention in evolution page 655 Stem Cells
Nature of Biology 2 3E Activity manual
Activity 4.1 Issues associated with the human genome project page 34 Genome
      Human Genome Project
Activity 7.4 Protecting your pet page 68 VetGate
Activity 8.2 Planning an overseas trip   Travel Doctor TMVC
      Travel Clinics Australia
Activity 12.4 DNA profiling page 138 DNA Interactive
      Biotechnology Online
Activity 13.3 When allele frequencies change page 150 MarineBio
Activity 14.1 Geological time — what’s that? page 160 Geologic Time Scale
Activity 14.2 Geological time scale and absolute/relative ages page 161 Time Scale
Activity 15.2 What can skulls tell us? page 186 Fossil Hominids
      Human Evolution
Activity 16.3 Conservation of rare plant species — ex situ plant conservation to support survival in the wild page 206 Lyon Arboretum
      National Tropical Botanical Garden
Test your understanding
Test your understanding 10.1   DNA Timeline
Test your understanding 16.1   Genes and disease
    World Health Organization
    Malaria Research