Thursday, December 8, 2011

Link for disease vectors:

Next day we will be doing the CDC activity.  Here are useful links:

Airborne Diseases

            Preventing airborne diseases (SARS)

Managing an airborne disease (TB)


Animal vector:
            Vertebrates mainly :

Insect vector: note only the ones caused by virus and bacteria:


Monday, December 5, 2011

pre-quiz questions

1.  What are the steps of the lytic cycle?
2.  Outline the steps of the lysogenic cycle
3.  list all the disease vectors
4.  write a response for each of the case studies in the virus and disease slideshow (6 marks)
5.  bring all your field trip forms completed.