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Back anatomy
This topic starts with an overview of the back, including the abdominal wall. The topic then explores some of the anatomical structures of the back, including the vertebral column, the cervical vertebrae, the thoracic vertebrae, the lumbar vertebrae and the intervertebral discs. Each of the structures is accompanied by illustrations.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Back anatomy
This topic starts with an overview of the back, including the abdominal wall. The topic then explores some of the anatomical structures of the back, including the vertebral column, the cervical vertebrae, the thoracic vertebrae, the lumbar vertebrae and the intervertebral discs. Each of the structures is accompanied by illustrations.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Bone structure and function
This topic begins with the primary functions of bone and explores the structure, showcasing anatomical images of the femur as an example. A diagrammatical overview of a bone cross-section is shown and bone structure is explored by describing the bone matrix and its composition along with its functions. A brief overview of the different types of bone cells and their relevant functions are highlighted.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Muscle structure, innervation and contraction for medical students
This topic starts with an overview of skeletal muscle structure. The process of muscle innervation and contraction is shown and the importance of the sarcomere, myosin, actin and crossbridge cycling is discussed, with the aid of animations. An overview of the motor unit is illustrated and further expands to cover the branching of motor neurons, motor end plates and neuromuscular junctions (NMJs).
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Structure and function of the large intestine (nursing students)
This topic describes the structure and function of the various parts of the large intestine, including the appendix, caecum, colon (ascending, descending, transverse and sigmoid), rectum and anal canal. The descriptions for each of the above parts are accompanied by diagrams.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Bone structure and function
This topic begins with the primary functions of bone and explores its structure in detail, showcasing anatomical images of the femur as an example. A diagrammatical overview of a bone cross-section is shown and bone structure is further explored by describing the bone matrix and its composition in detail along with its various functions. The different types of bone cells and their relevant functions are highlighted with diagrams and an electron micrograph (osteoprogenitors, osteoblasts and osteo
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
This topic describes Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in detail with different examples including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The role of smoking is also discussed in relation to the disease. The pathophysiology of, pathogenesis of and complications arising from COPD are covered. The topic concludes with the clinical features of COPD and a list of the different investigation techniques used in diagnosing COPD.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Structure and function of the large intestine (medical students)
This topic begins with a diagrammatic overview of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract with particular relevance to the structure and function of the large intestine. The topic then breaks down into the structure and function of the various parts of the large intestine, including the appendix, caecum, colon (ascending, descending, transverse and sigmoid), rectum and anal canal. The descriptions for each of the above parts are accompanied by diagrams and histological images.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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Cranial nerves
This topic starts with an overview of the 12 cranial nerves, accompanied by a specimen of the brain overlaid with an anatomical drawing illustrating the precise positions of the nerves. An interactive animation then allows the user to explore the structure and function of each of the cranial nerves in detail. Each cranial nerve description is supplemented with an anatomical drawing and a gross image of the relevant area.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Raja Habib

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9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous system, basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections, regional development and differentiation, regeneration, motor and sensory pathways and structures, systems underlying motivations, innate action patterns, formation of habits, and various cognitive functions. Lab t
Author(s): Gerald Schneider

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9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous system, basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections, regional development and differentiation, regeneration, motor and sensory pathways and structures, systems underlying motivations, innate action patterns, formation of habits, and various cognitive functions. Lab t
Author(s): Gerald Schneider

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9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous system, basic patterns of brain and spinal cord connections, regional development and differentiation, regeneration, motor and sensory pathways and structures, systems underlying motivations, innate action patterns, formation of habits, and various cognitive functions. Lab t
Author(s): Gerald Schneider

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STS.330 History and Anthropology of Medicine and Biology (MIT)
This course explores recent historical and anthropological approaches to the study of medicine and biology. Topics include histories of bodies and embodiment in medicine; institutional and social genealogies and futures for genes and genomes; the role of science and medicine in racial formation; epidemics and emergent diseases; new reproductive technologies and socialities; the laboratory and field lives of animals, plants, microbes, molecules, and environments.
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Helmreich, Stefan, 1966-,Jones, David S. (David Sh

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Meet the Writers: Rebecca Stead
Steve Bertrand talks with 2010 Newbery Medal Winner Rebecca Stead, author of When You Reach Me.
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The Liver and Drug Metabolism
The role of the liver in the metabolism of drugs.
Author(s): Vivian Rolfe

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Control systems analysis for engineers
This site contains links to resources for an introduction to control analysis for second year engineering undergraduate.The main focus is on block diagrams, offsets, pole computations, understanding stability/instability, root-loci, bode, nyquist, margins and an introduction to lead and lag compensation. The focus is on analysis not design which is covered in a later course. The resources here include the lecture hand outs which include embedded tutorial questions, some powerpoints for structuri
Author(s): J A Rossiter for University of Sheffield

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2010 Schrödinger Lecture - From Einstein’s intuition to quantum bits: a new quantum age?
From Einstein’s intuition to quantum bits: a new quantum age?
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Latinas/os Lawyers in Government
9th Annual National Latina/o Law Student Association Conference: Latinas/os Lawyers in Government
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News #120 - No Excuses, Learn a Little Japanese a Day with Japanese Word of the Day! 
What do you do during your morning routine? Wake up, brush your teeth, get dressed for work. Hop in the car and listen to some JapanesePod101.com. Fill up your mug of coffee, grab a guilt-inducing pastry and turn on your computer. Then what? Might we suggest adding a new element here to help you grow [...]
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