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Badgering: Grace Joyce - University of Wisconsin Badgers

University of Wisconsin Badgers
Your major is neurobiology? "Yes. I'm also trying to get a certificate in computer science." Have you come across a favorite class? "Right now I'm in behavioral neuroscience, Psych 454, which is very interesting." So what do you want to be doing 10 ...

Discovery Suggests Specialized Cells Help Rewire Addicted Brain - UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News

UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News
“Most therapies have focused on the blocking or activating of receptors that bind drugs like heroin,” notes Dietz, interim chair and associate professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology and a faculty member with UB's neuroscience ...

Two MSU students receive Truman Scholarships - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
A double major in cell biology and neuroscience and liberal studies, Cox was admitted to the Honors College her freshman year. Her lively debate with Montana Gov. Steve Bullock during an honors leadership seminar led to a key role as a field organizer ...

Neuroscience Tutorial

Saint Louis - United States

Illustrated guide to the essentials of clinical neuroscience designed for medical students as well as for the general public. Created by the Washington University School of Medicine.

Ecology Tutorial
United States

Short introduction to the science of ecology, including terminology.

Amphibian Embryology Tutorial
United States

Graphical supplement for teaching and learning about amphibian development from the University of Wisconsin.

Cat Anatomy Tutorial
United States

Designed to be used by college students studying cat anatomy. Serves as a guide to the cat's skeletal system and internal organs.

Amphibian Embryology Tutorial
United States

Glossary and graphical illustration of oogenesis, cleavage, gastrulation and neuraltion, primarily in Ambystoma and Xenopus, from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Biology Project: Meiosis Tutorial
United States

Exercise designed to help illustrate the events that occur in process of meiosis, which takes place to produce gametes.

Sea Urchin Embryology Tutorial
United States

Examines the fertilization, cleavage, gastrulation, and patterning processes.

Cell Cycle and Mitosis Tutorial
United States

Includes images and a QuickTime animation of the process.

United States

Life is possible only if molecules and cells remain organized. Organization requires energy, as governed by the laws of thermodynamics. Just about anything a living organism does requires energy. We most often think of energy as food or calories. Cells, however, think of energy as ATP. Cellular respiration is the process of taking the food we eat (like sugar) and converting it into an energy that can be used by cells - ATP.

Tadpoles of the United States and Canada: A Tutorial and Key
United States

An approach to identifying frog larvae using characteristics of living tadpoles. Includes photographs.

Biology Project: Prokaryotes, Eukaryotes, & Viruses Tutorial
United States

Online exercise designed to introduce readers to the kinds of cells that make up all living systems, and to contrast cells with viruses.