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Anatomy of a tragedy: Duck boat, weather warnings went unheeded - TribDem.com


TribDem.com
BRANSON, Mo. – As perhaps tens of thousands of tourists have done before, Monica Faram stepped aboard a duck boat with her family, her two young daughters particularly eager to see both the man-made and natural sights of one of the area's most ...
Sunbury Daily Item
NTSB

Lab identifies new model to study connectivity in the developing brain - Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
Dr. Francis, associate professor of neurobiology, details how NRX-1, the nematode equivalent to the neurexin protein in mammals, must be present for the formation of synaptic connections between specific types of neurons. In addition, the researchers ...

Medical school renames Department of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology - GW Hatchet


GW Hatchet
The School of Medicine and Health Sciences renamed the Department of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology to the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, according to a release from the school Tuesday. Sally Moody, the chair of the department, said the ...

Visible Man Anatomy Model

Lake Forest, Illinois - United States

The Visible Man Model is an anatomically accurate scaled-down version of a man. This visible human science kit is a challenging way to learn about human anatomy.

Features:
- The visible man may be made into a permanent display or an educational aid with removable parts.
- Ideal for studying the skeletal and vital systems of males.
- Perfect for school assignments, Scout and 4-H projects.
- Easy assembly.
- Breastplate comes off.
- Vital organs can be removed and replaced.
- Complete "outer skin" with major veins and arteries (clear frame for model).
- Complete skeleton with eyes and brain.
- Each vital system part may be painted to create more realism.
- Use the fully illustrated guide as an introduction to anatomy.

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SWISS-MODEL
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