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Human Biology

Human Biology Johnson • 8th Edition • 978-0134042435

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Ch.1 - Human Biology, Science, and Society

Introduction to Biology Characteristics of Life Life's Organizational Hierarchy Natural Selection and Evolution Introduction to Taxonomy Scientific Method Experimental Design

Ch.2 - The Chemistry of Living Things

Atoms- Smallest Unit of Matter Isotopes Introduction to Chemical Bonding Covalent Bonds Noncovalent Bonds Ionic Bonding Hydrogen Bonding Introduction to Water Properties of Water- Cohesion and Adhesion Properties of Water- Density Properties of Water- Thermal Properties of Water- The Universal Solvent Acids and Bases pH Scale Carbon Functional Groups Introduction to Biomolecules Monomers & Polymers Carbohydrates Lipids Proteins Nucleic Acids ATP

Ch.3 - Structure and Function of Cells

Cells Nucleus Endomembrane System Endosymbionts Cytoskeleton Fluid Mosaic Model Osmosis and Diffusion Facilitated Diffusion Active Transport Bulk Transport Metabolism Cellular Respiration ATP Accounting Anaerobic Respiration and Fermentation

Ch.4 - From Cells to Organ Systems

Animal Tissues Animal Cell Junctions Metabolism and Homeostasis Thermoregulation

Ch.6 - The Muscular System

Musculoskeletal System

Ch.8 - Heart and Blood Vessels

Circulatory System Heart Physiology

Ch.9 - The Immune System and Mechanisms of Defense

Immune System Innate Immunity Adaptive Immunity Viruses

Ch.10 - The Respiratory System: Exchange of Gases

Respiratory System Gas Exchange

Ch.11 - The Nervous System: Integration and Control

Neurons and Action Potentials Central and Peripheral Nervous System

Ch.12 - Sensory Mechanisms

Sensory System

Ch.13 - The Endocrine System

Endocrine System Blood Sugar Homeostasis

Ch.14 - The Digestive System and Nutrition


Ch.15 - The Urinary System

Osmoregulation and Excretion

Ch.16 - Reproductive Systems

Animal Reproduction

Ch.17 - Cell Reproduction and Differentiation

Gene Expression and the Genetic Code Mutation Cell Division Mitosis Cell Cycle Regulation Meiosis Semiconservative Replication DNA Replication Repair Mechanisms and Telomeres

Ch.18 - Cancer: Uncontrolled Cell Division and Differentiation

Ch.19 - Genetics and Inheritance

Mendel's Experiment Independent Assortment Extensions to Mendel Genetic Counseling Human Sexual Reproduction Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance Chromosome Abnormalities

Ch.20 - DNA Technology and Genetic Engineering

DNA Cloning PCR and Dideoxy Sequencing DNA Fingerprinting

Ch.21 - Development, Maturation, Aging, and Death

Animal Development

Ch.22 - Evolution and the Origins of Life

Descent with Modification Genetic Variation History of Life on Earth Primates and Homonids

Ch.23 - Ecosystems and Populations

Ecology Population Ecology Community Interactions Community Structure

Ch.24 - Human Impacts, Biodiversity, and Environmental Issue

Ecosystems Conservation Biology