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Biology 112: Unicellular life. Drs .Gaynor, Kion, Spiegelman Week 1 (Jan 4 th to Jan 8 th ) Readings Online Reading Topics 1* and 2 Online Pre-Class Assignment – Week 1 Due by the start of the second lecture Introduction to Biology 112 Cell Growth Discussion Topics: s Cells as organisms vs. cells in organisms Self-replication s Exponential growth s Growth of populations Related Learning Objectives s Describe what is meant by growth in a unicellular organism. s Calculate the approximate number of cells in a growing population based upon the initial number of cells. s Identify the following phases on a
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Unformatted text preview: growth curve graph: lag phase, exponential phase, stationary phase, death phase. s Contrast lag phase, exponential phase, stationary phase, and death phase in terms of division rate, cell composition, and cell viability. s Predict the response in cell growth to environmental conditions. Topics Group Activity #1 (Invention Activity) *NOTE: Topic 1 includes material that will be covered throughout the class and it is not critical that you read it before the second lecture. Topic 2 includes material that will be introduced this week....
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