- Explore the spectrum of symptoms experienced by cystic fibrosis through
these case histories.
Osmosis - An
activity designed to reinforce the concepts of ion channels and osmosis
in the context of cystic fibrosis.
How mutations lead
to disease - Using cystic fibrosis as an example, this activity explores
how different mutations in the chloride ion channel lead to different
forms and severities of disease.
- In this activity, students will play the role of genetic counselors
who will determine whether two individuals are carriers of cystic fibrosis.