An unliving tiny pathogen that produces many copies of itself in other cells. Gcse science revision resources and guidance students that revise for science gcces do better than those that do not. Alevel biologyhuman health and diseaseintroduction. Identification, biology and control is the definitive work on the diseases and disorders of the tomato. Fungal diseases are less common in animals, but they can still cause death, particularly if they attack the lungs or brains, or patients who are already very ill. Malaria is a disease caused by a protozoan, a type of singlecelled organism. Following the successful first edition, this revised and greatly expanded edition tomato diseases. Pro and eukaryotic cells, specialised animal and plant cells, intracellular transport diffusion, osmosis, active transport topic 2. It is designed for first and second year students in biomedical science programs and will also be a highly effective reference for health science professionals as well as being valuable to students beginning medical school. Mackean, published by hodder education, london, uk. The asbestos fibres are very small and enter the bronchioles and alveoli. Microbes an organism too small to be seen by the naked eye can enter the body through the mouth, nose and cuts or bites in the skin. Computational, cellbased, tissue, and animal models capture different aspects of cardiac biology. The biology of human diseases, as revealed through genomics guest editors.
Use them to determine the most fruitful areas for wholeclass reinforcement as well as to motivate individual students author. Edexcel gcse 9 1 combined science student text book. Gcse fighting disease bacteria and pathogen revision. Edexcel style biology combined science specimen paper. Free support resources for biology for you 5th edition. Unit 1 biology and disease the lungs practice exam questions. Use them to determine the most fruitful areas for wholeclass reinforcement as well as to motivate individual students. Several diseases are caused by inhaling asbestos fibres.
Humans have an immune system, which can defend them from pathogens. She takes you through the topic of communicable diseases including examples of viruses, bacteria, fungi, and protists such as measles, salmonella, tobacco mosaic virus, rose black spot, gonorrhoea, hiv and malaria. Gcse science biology 91 communicable and noncommunicable disease. The biology of human diseases, as revealed through genomics. Bacteria can be grown in a nutrient broth solution or as colonies on an agar gel plate.
It may be used to identify paracrine factors that drive human cardiogenesis or augment cardiovascular. Sep 25, 2017 the whole of edexcel health, disease and medicine. A disease is a condition where an organism experiences impaired function often with detrimental symptoms. There are billions of microorganisms inside us and on our skin. Gcse biology revision notes made for the aqa exam boards. Diffusion is the movement of a fluid across a concentration gradient useful to. Free 19 shannonle123 aqa gcse biology bioenergetics booklet. Significant contribution nelson thornes aqa science gcse biology 3 active transport two of the main ways in which diffused substances are transported across cells are osmosis and diffusion. Even if you are worried youve left it too late, starting is better than.
Cardiovascular disease covers a range of heartrelated problems see below for examples cardio is to do with the heart vascular. In this gcse biology revision video, hazel focusses on the new aqa specification, chapter 5. These gcse subject criteria set out the knowledge, understanding, and skills for. This general science book is aimed at gcse students rather than university. One of the few common human fungal disease is athletes foot. Gcse sciencevoltagecurrent characteristics of a bulb coursework gcse sciencerates of reaction coursework carbon dioxide production of yeast as affected by temperature. Gcse aqa pathogens and disease sow teaching resources. Biology biol1 unit 1 biology and disease tuesday 25 may 2010 9. It was written specifically to aid year 10 and year 11 revision. Get this resource as part of a bundle and save up to 38%. As a side note, i also borrowed an aqa recommended biology text book from the library from another publisher, the cgp book was far superior in every single aspect. They damage the cells in which the bacteria are growing and upset the systems in the body.
The relationship between health and disease health and disease. Several factors like genetics, age, or nutrition can lead to disease in humans. As part of your work in aqas syllabus a for gcse science, you should know some of the methods used and this biology quiz will test you. Find a level biology past papers, worksheets and revision materials on maths made easy.
These insects feed on blood and the malaria parasite is passed on when the mosquito takes a meal. Bacterial diseases bacterial poisons are called toxins. Choose from 500 different sets of aqa biology disease flashcards on quizlet. How are pathogens spread and controlled health biology. Disease is as broad a term as health is but simply it is a disorder or malfunction of the mind or body which stops good health. These have been made according to the specification and cover all the relevant topics in the syllabus for examination in mayjune as well as octobernovember and march.
Nonpathogenic bacteria 1 a do not cause disease b cause disease c prevent disease d cure disease ii explain why bacteria break down organic matter more quickly in summer than in winter. Most of these diseases result from the build up of these tiny asbestos fibres in the lungs. Alevel biology examiner report unit 01 biology and. The first figure or page number always refers to the gcse biology book. For each statement, use either the suggested website or your own text book to write a 5point.
Oct 20, 2006 biology of disease describes the biology of many of the human disorders and disease that are encountered in a clinical setting. Semmelweis recognised the importance of hand washing in preventing the spread of infectious diseases in hospital. Over 95% of those inside us right now are helpful or at least harmless. A level biology revision biology worksheets past papers. Communicable diseases are caused by pathogens microorganisms that can be spread from one organism to another.
The tomato is the worlds most widely produced vegetable. Yes, it can get immensly detailed at certain instances, for example when studying the working of the medulla oblongata, the human heart and transpiration. Topic 5 health, disease and the development of medicines. Explain how pathogens are spread and how this spread can be. Rose black spot is a fungal disease where purple or black spots develop on leaves, which often turn yellow and drop early. Pathogens are diseasecausing viruses, bacteria, fungi or protists, which can infect animals and plants. A test for the edexcel combined science gcse topic 5 health, disease and the development of medicines. This covers all the topics and modules for all specifications including 4401 and 8641. Revise the topic health and disease with bbc bitesize gcse biology. Revision for 91 gcse biology or combined science duration. This worksheet and video cover the communicable disease and pathogens. Obviously to do with the blood vessels those linked directly to the heart and, the rest of the body some of these diseases are linked to lifestyle some of these diseases and problems are linked to genetic disorders as a familial connection can be made i. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
Transmissible diseases these are infectious diseases which can be passed from one person to another they are caused by viruses, pathogenic bacteria, fungi or protozoa. Pearson edexcel level 1level 2 gcse 9 1 in biology 1bi0. Toward a new technology platform for cardiovascular biology and medicine. Cgp revision guide useful revision textbooksguides available on amazon to help prepare for the gcse.
Gcse biology by donold gordon mackean is very helpful in getting good scores in both gcse olevels and gcse alevels general biology. Linear means that students will sit all their exams at the end of the course. A large pathogen that produces a few copies of itself in other cells. Oct 01, 2006 biology of disease describes the biology of many of the human disorders and disease that are encountered in a clinical setting. Gcse biology revision worksheets biology past papers.
Has the ability to repair itself, to fight off attacking microorganisms and adapt to a variety of situations often time microorganisms enter the body and attempt to infect the body causing a disease a disease is a condition where an organism experiences impaired function often with detrimental symptoms. Mar 21, 2017 this website and its content is subject to our terms and conditions. Pathogens are microorganisms such as viruses and bacteria that cause. B6 preventing and treating disease pdf b7 noncommunicable diseases pdf b8 photosynthesis pdf b9 respiration pdf b10 the human nervous system pdf b11 hormonal coordination pdf b12 homeostasis in action pdf b reproduction pdf b14 variation and evolution pdf b15 genetics and evolution pdf b16 adaptations, interdependence. Gcse science wikibooks, open books for an open world. Continuously multiplies inside the host cell, until the host cell bursts, releasing the viruses into the bloodstream and airways. How did ignaz semmelweis change the way we look at disease. Gcse science biology 91 communicable and noncommunicable disease by. Diseases, microscopes, gas exchnage system, the immune system, digestion, cells, the heart, contagious, non contagious, pathogens, light microscope, electro. Tes global ltd is registered in england company no 02017289 with its registered office at 26 red lion square london wc1r 4hq. Biology books contact here you will find the answers to the intext questions which occur in igcse biology 2nd edition and gcse biology 3rd edition by d. Anyway, highly recommend this cgp aqa biology 91 to anyone who is studying gcse aqa biology and wants to ensure they cover every topic thoroughly in preparation for the exam.
The malaria parasite is spread from person to person by mosquitoes. Even if you are worried youve left it too late, starting is better than doing nothing. Pathogens are microorganisms such as viruses and bacteria that. Organisms that spread disease, rather than causing it themselves, are called vectors. Wmpjun10biol1 02 do not write outside the box 2 there are no questions printed on this page do not write on this page answer in the spaces provided. They explore how diseases spread and how they can reduce that. Daniel macarthur and mark mccarthy we are entering an era where the discovery of disease genes is conducted at the genome scale, and where integration of multiple types of big data is used to elucidate variantphenotype correlations. Diseases and immunity revision notes a biology gcse. Apr 19, 2020 91 gcse biology paper 1 infectious diseases.
A symptom is a response of the body to a disease and often is an indicator used to diagnose the type of disease. Twenty per cent of the marks for cambridge igcse biology are for practical work. The test questions are based on edexcel past exam papers and can be matched up to the student progress sheet to enable students and teachers to identify areas for improvement. This learner guide can be used to help you to plan your revision programme for the theory exams and will. Gcse biology cells low demand questions questionsheet 2 match one of the structures from the list with each of the statements. Maths made easy complete tuition ltd 2017 uk gcse science. Aqa gcse sciences 91 teaching and learning resources. Pathogens communicable diseases aqa gcse biology single. Learn aqa biology disease with free interactive flashcards. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. She takes you through the topic of communicable diseases including examples of viruses, bacteria, fungi, and protists such as measles, salmonella, tobacco mosaic virus. Aqa communicable diseases gcse biology revision science. Dec 30, 2016 this website and its content is subject to our terms and conditions.376 1238 1609 171 961 382 659 873 847 1156 336 197 1193 3 1435 768 790 1481 660 857 1093 7 1450 28 342 19 801 591 1535 1424 909 1184 1432 640 54 495 786 1367 168 968