ERIC Number: EJ293824
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Forminalized Rat: A Convenient Microbial Ecosystem.
American Biology Teacher, v46 n1 p48-52 Jan 1984
Presents a series of experiments built around the bacteria found in the intestinal tract of formalinized rats as a model for discussing microbial ecology. Describes methods of examination of intestinal content, student tasks, and discussion questions; also gives a challenge problem to solve.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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