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Careers in the life sciences

Title
Careers in the life sciences [electronic resource (video)] / Cambridge Educational (Firm)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2007], c2007.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (26 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on Feb. 09, 2007.
Films on Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Closed-captioned.
Title from distributor's description.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Summary
The next leader in the fight against cancer may be sitting in third-period Biology right now-but what will inspire his or her first steps into medicine? This video illustrates the awesome potential of a career in the life sciences, guiding students through fields that offer nearly unlimited possibilities for discovery. From the microscopic world of DNA, to the dazzlingly complex behavior of ants, to the mysteries of human physiology, the program explores the accomplishments of several life science trailblazers. A geneticist, a molecular biologist, a neuroscientist, and an entomologist are featured, as well as a venture capitalist who oversees pioneering pharmaceutical research. Recommended for grades 6-12.
Variant and related titles
Films on demand.
Other formats
Originally produced: Cambridge Educational (Firm), 2007
Format
Images / Online / Video & Film
Language
English
Added to Catalog
May 20, 2019
Series
Careers in the sciences.
Careers in the Sciences
System details note
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience
6 to 12.
Contents
Life Sciences Opportunities (1:42)
Neuroscientist (4:13)
Entomologist (4:18)
Venture Capitalist (4:08)
Molecular Biologist (4:22)
Geneticist (4:10)
Education and Career Paths (1:28)
Videorecording number
35997s Infobase
35999 Infobase
Genre/Form
Educational films.
Internet videos.
Also listed under
Cambridge Educational (Firm)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Infobase.
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