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Stem cells Autophagy rescues muscle ageing -
Mammalian muscle regeneration relies on the presence of muscle stem cells, known as satellite cells. The number and functionality of these cells decreases with age, as they progressively enter senescence. Using mice and mouse cells, GarcĂ­a-Prat et al.

Pics: Wetlands bustle with biodiversity - Independent Online

Independent Online
Cape Town - A garden is a delight to the senses. Where sight, smell, touch and taste are part of the gardening experience, hearing, or sound, in the garden might well be overlooked. Sound can be incorporated through plants that provide a rustling ...

Southeast Missouri State University announces fall 2015 graduates - Daily Journal Online

Daily Journal Online
Kimberly Gaston of Farmington, graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science with a major in biology: marine biology option. Summer Martin of Farmington, graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts with a major in English: writing option.

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.