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ABCs to Public Health

focuses on the critical role of public health laboratories in protecting the public against diseases and other health hazards. This Centers for Disease Control tool is designed to raise awareness about the world of laboratory science for both students and teachers; stimulate interest in students on the variety of laboratory science career opportunities available to them; and provide teachers with resources to introduce more laboratory science topics and discussion in the classrooms. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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Interesting Fact:

In 1665, Robert Hooke coined the term “cell” to describe the structures he could see in cork with some of the first microscopes. Since then, technology has given us an increasingly complex view of the basic unit of life.
Students in a laboratory

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