Your perception is your reality:
Until you challenge it
The Birth of (Mis)Conceptions
Where do you get your information?
How do you evaluate sources/information?
What are your filters?
What do you believe about
Choices that lead to infection
Savannah and Tropical Shrub
Nathan Woolard, Julia
Carey, Hayley Newby,
Annual precipitation is 30-50 inches
Dry Season: Winter
This period of time is hard on the ecosystem.
Plants die, water is
Roman May, Taylor
Vaden, Tori Hunt
Innate Immune System
Bodys first line of defense
First time body encounters antigen
No antibodies created yet
10 days 4 weeks
B-Cells are preparing to defe
Tropical Rainforests are located in the
tropic of Cancer and the tropic of
Brazil, DRC, Peru, Indonesia,
Rain forest covers less than 6% of
Average 150cm of rain per year, or
about 6 to 33
Shauna Baker, Lauren
Benson, and Jessica
Artic tundra is located in northern hemisphere
encircling the north pole and and extends south to
coniferous forests of the taiga.
Alpine is located on mountains throughout the world at
Shauna Baker, Kaila
Humoral- What is it?
The component of the immune response
involving the transformation of B cells into
plasma cells that produce and secrete
antibodies to a specific antigen.
How does it work?
Diseases of the Immune
Tyler Naes and Ryan Grigaitis
What are they?
Diseases of the Immune
System are disorders
that cause abnormally
low activity or
Autoimmune disease (Lupus)
Systemic lupus erythematosus
How do they work? It is thought lup
Biology Midterm Study Guide
Be able to transcribe and translate a gene
Know difference between DNA and RNA
Know difference between Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic cells
Know the steps of HIV replication
Know the difference between acid and base (pH)
Be able to
Principles Final Study Guide
1. Know the steps of the scientific method:
b. Question- why does it occur?
c. Hypothesis- a supposition based on previous observations that is offered
as an explanation for the observed phenomenon.
By: Alexa Thomas, Will Brown, & Holly Jones
West sides of continents.
10 17 inches of rain fall a year.
Very dry causing numerous fires in t
Cells of the Immune System
Richard T. Law, Jessica
B cells and T cells
Produced in the bone marrow
T cells are also produced in the bone
marrow but mature in the thymus
Each cell is able to bind to a particular
Adaptive Cellular Immunity
Laura Ann Chism
What is it?
Cell-mediated immunity: immune response
that involves production of T cells
-Does not involve antibodies
-Directed primarily microbes that survive
phagocytes and microbes that
Antibodies, and Antigen
Brandon Plunkett, Sloan Scott, Alexa
Antibodies- proteins manufactured by the
body to fight antigens.
Antigens- a toxin or other foreign
substance that induces an immune
response in the body.
Shape of Antibodies