Biology News
Welcome to the zoo: UM's own collection of wildlife specimens - Montana Kaimin

Montana Kaimin
One of 10 jaws with teeth still intact hangs on a display board in the UM Philip L. Wright Zoology Museum on Sept. 23, 2016. The collection contains 14,500 mammal specimens, representing 24 of the 26 mammalian orders, from over 70 families.

Pregnant women are 'more likely to get confused and lost when they drive' - Daily Mail

Daily Mail
... appear to support evidence for the impacts that baby brain can have on women in everyday life. She said many areas of women's brains tend to change shape during pregnancy. The study was published in the journal Neurobiology of Learning and Memory ...
The Sun

Jumping spiders can hear at a distance, new study proves - Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Chronicle
“We are the first and only lab that has successfully and fully been able to tap into what the spider's brain is listening to,” said Ron Hoy, professor of neurobiology and behavior and the senior author of the study. An interdisciplinary team with ...

Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections

Madison - United States

University of Wisconsin site has images showing the brain's internal architecture of specimens from over 100 mammalian species for studying differences in brain function and evolution.

Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections
United States

Major national resources for the study of brain anatomy.


Focuses on the experimental, theoretical, and technical aspects of genomics and genetics in mouse, human, and other species, particularly those aspects bearing on studies of gene function.

Mammalian Hibernation

Article by Ken Muldrew on mammalian hibernation, sleep and torpor.

Journal of Mammalian Evolution
United States

Quarterly which serves as a multidisciplinary forum for research that contributes to mammalian evolutionary biology. Abstracts available. From the Society for Study of Mammalian Evolution.

Mammalian Histology-B408
United States

Mammalian Histology-B408, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware. Mammalian Histology (B408) is taught in the fall semester annually and is one of the courses required for the Medical Scholars Program with the Jefferson Medical College. Consequently, it is taught at a comprehensive level and concentrates heavily on human tissues and organ systems. A strong component of this course is tissue structure at the ultrastructural leve

Mammalian Forelimb Homologies
United States

Animated image which illustrates the similarities in forelimb structure of several different mammal species.

Mammalian MAPK Signalling Pathways

Signaling related to the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway, with links to SAPK and p38, and related sequences, from Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto, Canada.

Mammalian Histology: Integumentary System
United States

Color images of histological sections.

International Mammalian Genome Society
United States

Foster and stimulate genetic research including sequencing and functional genomics, mutagenesis and mutant analysis. Includes a meetings calendar, news and views, and membership.

United States

A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.