Cell Structure & Function

Producer: Neo/Sci, Inc.

Interactive virtual lab investigations exploring the intricate cell structure of plants and animals using microscope slide preparation and observation techniques. A comprehensive, narrated tutorial section - featuring stunning illustrations, animations and micrographs - provides a step by step overview of cell theory; animal and plant cell organelles; cell specialisation; and the chemistry of cells. Also included is a unique assessment section - complete with practice and test modes - which automatically grades and tracks student comprehension. A detailed teacher's resource section also allows the user to create customised tutorials, tests and presentations as well as print colour illustrations of cell organelles for use as handouts, tests or overhead transparencies.


Medium: CD-ROM
System requirements: Windows 98 or later, Mac 8.6 (Classic Mode) or later; 64 MB RAM
Price: US$99.95 (single); US$299.95 (lab pack of 5); US$699.95 (library pack of 20); US$499.95 (network version)