Advanced Biology with Vernier

Advanced Biology with Vernier contains experiments appropriate for AP* Biology and college biology courses. Use it in addition to Biology with Vernier for a comprehensive set of topics.


Advanced Biology with Vernier contains 17 ready-to-use labs including all 12 recommended AP* Biology labs with complete instructions for data collection. The first 12 experiments have a direct 1-to-1 correlation with the 12 labs in the AP Biology Lab Manual.

All of these experiments can be used in college biology courses with several new experiments utilizing spectrometers, making Advanced Biology with Vernier an excellent choice for college instructors.

Included with Advanced Biology with Vernier

  • Essential teacher information.
  • Ready-to-use student versions of Logger Pro experiments in print; LabQuest, computer, and calculator versions on CD.
  • A generous site license. Buy one book and duplicate labs for your class.
  • Easily edit labs to meet your personal teaching style using Microsoft® Word® files for all versions of the experiments on CD.
  • Suggested answers, sample data, and graphs.
  • Complete equipment and supplies list.

Features listed above are only available when you purchase the lab book. The downloadable evaluation PDFs include student instructions only.

Sensors and Interfaces for Experiments

Buy a package to get the sensors and interface used for the experiments in this lab book.

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Select an experiment below to view objectives, standards correlations, or download a preview.

1ADiffusion through Membranes
2AEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase Activity
2BEnzyme Action: Testing Catalase Activity
3Mitosis & Meiosis
No probeware used
4APlant Pigment Chromatography
No probeware used
4BPhotosynthesisSpectroVis Plus or Colorimeter
5ACell Respiration (CO2 and O2)
5BCell Respiration (CO2)
5CCell Respiration (O2)
5DCell Respiration (Pressure)
6ApGLO™ Bacterial TransformationBlue Digital Bioimaging System
6BAnalysis of Precut Lambda DNA
6BForensic DNA Fingerprinting
7Genetics of Drosophila
No probeware used
8Population Genetics and Evolution
No probeware used
10ABlood Pressure as a Vital Sign
10BHeart Rate and Physical Fitness
11Animal Behavior
No probeware used
12ADissolved Oxygen in Water
12BPrimary Productivity
13The Visible Spectra of Plant Pigments
14Determination of Chlorophyll in Olive Oil
15Enzyme Analysis using TyrosinaseSpectroVis Plus or Colorimeter
16Introduction to Neurotransmitters using AChESpectroVis Plus or Colorimeter
17Macromolecules: Experiments with ProteinSpectroVis Plus or Colorimeter

Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

NameOrder CodePriceQuantity
Advanced Biology with VernierBIO-A$48

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About this Book


  • David Masterman
  • Kelly Redding
  • John Melville, Ph.D.
  • Jack Randall
  • Diana Gordon
  • Steven L. Gordon, M.D.
  • Michael Collins
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
  • WARD'S Natural Science



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