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Flex Pharma Partners with Five Time World Champion Triathlete Craig “Crowie ... - MarketWatch

Flex Pharma's discovery occurred after founder Dr. Rod MacKinnon, a Nobel Prize winning neuroscientist and endurance athlete, and his friend and colleague, Dr. Bruce Bean, Harvard neurobiology professor, were seized by muscle cramps while kayaking.

Music paid off, biochemistry didn't, for singer - Arkansas Online

Arkansas Online
A doctoral degree in biochemistry might seem a worthy goal for many academically minded students, but it became an abandoned pursuit for Jose Gonzalez, who chose music in his native Sweden. He has since built an impressive career as a singer and ...

Hunter farmers urged reap the benefits of biodiversity project - ABC Online

ABC Online
Hunter land owners are being urged to help strengthen a major biodiversity corridor in New South Wales by nominating their properties to be included. The Stepping Stone project is part of the bigger Great Eastern Ranges (GER) initiative that is aimed ...

Online Muscle Atlas

Seattle - United States

Featuring the major muscle groups of the upper and lower extremities.

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    Anatomy - Muscular System

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    Muscle Atlas — Musculoskeletal Radiology — UW Radiology
    An illustrated atlas of the muscles of the upper and lower extremities.

Atlas Moth: Atlas attacus

Fact sheet with description, breeding, distribution, role in the habitat, status in Singapore, threats, photos and links.

Wikipedia: Muscle
United States

Hyperlinked overview of the contractile form of tissue with information on types, diseases, control, and online resources.

United Kingdom

List of scientific publications submitted to this organization which is based at the Gatty Marine Laboratory in Scotland.

UC San Diego: Muscle Physiology
United States

Introduces muscle physiology and design.

New Health Guide - Muscle System
United States

Everything that is conceived by our brain finds its expression in the muscular system. You can express an idea by the help of muscles of larynx, tongue and mouth (act of speaking), the muscles of fingers (act of writing) or by the skeletal muscles (act of dancing, running, etc.) Body muscles help an individual to stand erect, walk, move, bend and pick up objects. They help in breathing, blood circulation and functioning of other internal organ


Excitation and contraction of muscle, analysis of the processes involved, and the processes underlying cell contractility and motility.

Muscle Physiology: University of California, San Diego
United States

Describes research at the National Skeletal Muscle Research Center with a general overview and information on lab personnel and current projects.

Hosford Muscle Tables: Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body
United States

Details each muscle's origin, insertion, action, blood supply, and innervation.

ATLAS Biolabs

Offers molecular genomic analyses for use in biomedical research through Affymetrix, Agilent and Illumina microarrays. Based in Berlin and Cologne, Germany.

The Whole Brain Atlas
United States

MRI views of the normal and diseased human brain. Collaboration of MIT and Harvard University.