Inside the Cell Membrane

Inside the Cell Membrane

Captions are on! Click CC button at bottom right to turn off. Updates on Twitter (@AmoebaSisters) and Facebook! In my second year of teaching, I was looking to improve an osmosis lab I had had done the year previously. Osmosis, if you remember from our osmosis video, involves water traveling through a semi-permeable membrane. Potentially…

Aging & Kidney Disease

Aging & Kidney Disease

>IS IT SAFE TO SAY THAT AS WE GET OLDER, WE CAN EXPECT TO LOSE SOME LEVEL OF KIDNEY FUNCTION THE LONGER WE LIVE, AS WE GET OLDER? IS THAT CORRECT?>CORRECT. WE FOUND THAT OLDER AGE IS A RISK FACTOR FOR KIDNEY DISEASE, ESPECIALLY AFTER AGE 40. WE START LOSING KIDNEY FUNCTION OVER TIME, AS…