Comparing Sizes of Microorganisms
Author(s): Nancy Moreno, PhD; Barbara Tharp, MS; Deanne B. Erdmann, MS; Sonia Clayton, PhD; James P. Denk, MA; Ronald McNeel, DrPH; Alana Newell, MS
Tips to help students as they create scale models of microorganisms, and subsequently use metric measures to compare the relative sizes of common bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa.
This work was developed in partnership with the Baylor-UT Houston Center for AIDS Research, an NIH-funded program.
Science Education Partnership Award, NIH
Grant Number: 5R25RR018605