Biology News
Back to school: What's new at Woodside, MA high schools - The Almanac Online

The Almanac Online
An elective in marine biology is new this year at M-A. One focus: using laboratory activities to analyze the scope and impact of human interactions with the oceans, Principal Simone Rick-Kennel said. In social studies, a new elective, Race, Immigration ...

Professors' research helps create treatments for Zika - Daily Trojan Online

Daily Trojan Online
This collaborative endeavor between the virology and neurobiology disciplines is the first to examine Zika virus on a molecular level, with researchers analyzing human neural stem cells from second-trimester fetuses. “Cells that are determined to ...

Global Connections organization and international students strengthen Penn State community - The Daily Collegian Online

The Daily Collegian Online
The journey for international students from their home countries presents different challenges, often made easier by programs offered by the Global Connections organization. Roommates Alexandre Bourcier and Nakul Grover reflected on their transitions ...

Online Muscle Atlas

Seattle - United States

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

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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.