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4 Main Groups of Protozoa

Learn the different groups of protozoans, as well as characteristics, structure, examples, and images of the different types. This article also includes informative videos about the different diseases brought about by parasitic protozoans.


An Introduction to Your Immune System

Immunology is the complex study of the immune system and its associated functions. Immunity is how the body attempts to prevent disease. This article will briefly discuss the types of immunity, vaccines, problems with the immune system, and more.


Biology 101: Cells

This article is an in-depth review of cells. Meant to help high school and college students gain a better understanding of this chapter of biology.


Types of Microscopy

Take a closer look at microscopy! Learn the differences between an electron and light microscope, know your resolution from your magnificaiton and learn how to correctly use a microscope.


Types of Culture Media

A growth or a culture medium is composed of different nutrients that are essential for microbial growth—here are some that are used in microbiological laboratories.