Topic 15 revision notes in downloadable word format; to complete.
A 5m 30s video presentation on Drugs from student Maddie Etherington.
Types of drugs, smoking and alcohol for GCSE Edexcel Biology.
Hans Rosling unveils new data visuals that untangle the risk factors of HIV. He argues that preventing transmissions – not drug treatments – is the key to ending the epidemic.
In Crash Course Biology #32 – Your Immune System: Natural Born Killer, Hank tells us about the team of deadly ninja assassins that is tasked with protecting our bodies from all the bad guys that want to kill us – also known as our immune system.
The Germ Theory – a 4m 39s TEDEd lesson.
Virus trading cards from Tabletop Whale.
Antibody production – a 1m video.
Antibiotics – seven wonders of the microbe world – 4m 30s video. Penicillin – the magic bullet (a 3m video), and here is the Rise of the Superbug – Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: Dr. Karl Klose. The wonder drug – an old video.
Antibotics don’t work on viruses. Here is how a virus invades a cell in Flu Attack!
HIV and AIDS, a 7m video. Fantastic animated tutorials from McGraw Hill Education – HIV replication (how a retrovirus replicates) & how the HIV infection cycle works – and an animated, narrated tutorial on the life cycle of HIV which also includes a quiz (from Sinauer Associates). All in more detail than we need. Why it’s so hard to cure HIV/AIDS (a TED-Ed lesson).
Mr W sings I’m a Virus!: