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How To Avoid Melanoma by Melisa Crnolic

By at July 31, 2013 | 12:41 pm | 0 Comment

The most dangerous skin cancer is Melanoma. Malignant tumors are the result of damage to the melanocytes. Melanocytes are cells in the basal layer of the epidermis which generate melanin. The color of a person’s skin depends on how much melanin pigment they absorb. The risk of melanoma is becoming staggering in people under 40 years old.  Over the years, the number more...

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How to Identify Pseudomonas aeruginosa | Unknown Lab Report

By at July 30, 2013 | 12:34 pm | 0 Comment

Unknown Lab Report Sophie Fisher Microbiology   Introduction It is quite important to be able to identify various microbes such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses. There are several reasons for this. The ability to study and research the cause, effects, transmission, and treatment of diseases caused by different microbes allows people to survive while living amongst more...

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What is Lupus by Elizabeth Knight

By at July 29, 2013 | 12:16 pm | 0 Comment

Lupus is a chronic autoimmune inflammatory disease that occurs when the body’s immune system attacks its own tissues and organs.  Chronic means that the signs and symptoms usually last longer than six weeks, and can continue for many years.  The symptoms can have such a long duration because with lupus the immune system cannot tell a difference between good and bad, more...

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Understanding Herpes Simplex Viruses by Dina Imsirevic

By at July 28, 2013 | 12:13 pm | 1 Comments

Herpes simplex viruses (HSV) are placed in two particular groups:  Type 1, oral herpes, and type 2, genital herpes.  HSV-1 is more common, but the two viral infections have many similarities.  The virus causes bumps, sores, or small blisters to appear either above or below the waist.  Even though the virus can appear anywhere on the body, HSV-1 is mostly seen in or more...

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Microbiology Unknown Lab Report | Staphylococcus epidermidis

By at July 27, 2013 | 3:14 pm | 0 Comment

UNKNOWN LAB REPORT Microbiology Unknown Lab Report Jessica Palmer, Spring 2013   INTRODUCTION The purpose of this lab was to identify two unknown bacteria from a mixed culture. The reason for identification of unknown bacteria was to help students recognize different bacteria through different biochemical tests. This is important in the medical field more...

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