The Vaccine Makers Project: The Evolution of Disease - Viruses, Bacteria, and Immunity
The Vaccine Makers Project

Students explore the relationship between pathogens and the body’s response, including drawing conclusions about why humans still get sick despite immune system defenses.

The Vaccine Makers Project: Case Studies - Influenza and HIV
The Vaccine Makers Project

Following the previous lesson in which students learned how pathogens adapt to overcome the immune system, the focus herein is viral replication and specifically, how influenza and HIV adapt.

The Vaccine Makers Project: Case Study - The 1918 Influenza Pandemic: Factors Beyond the Biologic...
The Vaccine Makers Project

Students learn the different ways that influenza virus can mutate and what impact that has on how rapidly and widely the virus spreads.