We found 45 resources with the concept cell functions
General Biology I: Survey of Cellular Biology (Mt Hood Community College Biology 101)
11th - Higher Ed
New ReviewFrom the scientific method to the function of a cell, the eBook has it all. A useful resource provides a free biology textbook with a focus on context. The text begins with an overview of the process of scientific inquiry and biology...
The Proteasome and Protein Regulation
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is a proteasome? Like tiny trash compactors inside cells, proteasomes turn worn-out proteins into reusable amino acids! Explore the topic with a presentation and embedded simulations. The resource includes a teacher's reference and...
Specialized Cells: Significance and Examples
9 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All cells are created equal, but some go on to do amazing things! Find out more about these super hero cells with a short video from a well-written biology playlist. Topics include specialized plant and animal cells and how cells know to...
Could We Cure Aging During Your Lifetime?
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
As human lifespans increase, more time is spent sick or in pain than ever before. A brief video introduces some research on how to reduce the amount of our lives that are disease free. Each of these methods offers some promise for a...
Signal Transduction Pathways
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Signal transduction pathways are like the strings of Jimi Hendrix guitar being plucked and amplified! The video begins with an animation of a specific signal transduction pathway, detailing how epinephrine affects liver cells to release...
The Building Blocks of Life
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
During every moment of life, billions of cells are working tirelessly to keep you alive, not to mention all the cells in every blade of grass and other living things. Augment your middle school or high school unit on animal and plant cells with a collection of videos and presentations about cells, cell anatomy, and cell function.
Cell Size and Shape; Diffusion and Osmosis Processes
9th - 12th
Use salmon eggs as a cell model for demonstrating the movement of water over concentration gradients. Junior scientists examine the same process microscopically with an onion cell. They use a thistle tube and a semipermeable membrane to...