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Teacher feature: Science teacher Renee Fallon’s patent portfolio

Teacher feature: Science teacher Renee Fallon’s patent portfolio

Kevin Tsukii

November 21, 2011

The next time you visit a store and see nicotine patches on the shelves, you may want to thank AP Biology teacher Renee Fallon for helping to make them a reality.Fallon worked as a researcher for several biotechnology companies, dedicating most of her time to studying drug delivery systems and eventually amassing seven patents over two decades.The inventions include a stick-on patch that delivers timed doses of heart medication and a method to mass-produce liposomes. Fallonâ€...

Number of cheating incidents reaches a record amount

Number of cheating incidents reaches a record amount

Shreya Shankar

December 19, 2008

Cheating incidents in AP Biology reach record highs. Read More »...