Your government is looking for a fearless
adventurer for an exciting mission. The technology to shrink and inject
a full size rocket ship and science student into the blood stream of a
living human is now available. Your mission, if you decide to accept it,
is to navigate your way from the blood stream to a human liver cell, enter
that cell, and study the internal organs of that cell. Sound like a fun
You will discover that a city is an
for a cell. After injection, you will travel to the cell in a large
artery, and then travel through a tiny capillary to the cell. It will be
like traveling to our city on the Interstate highway. Would
an interstate highway, therefore, be a good analogy for a blood
As you visit each organelle in the
cell, and using all you have learned about the cell, and the Resources
available to you, answer the questions and requirements on the Activity
and Team Page.
Good luck and Bon Voyage!