Anatomy and Physiology Resources

Anatomy & Physiology II Animations
Movies & Interactive Tutorial Links

"The true delight is in the finding out, rather than in the knowing." - Isaac Asimov
Heart Blood Circulation Blood Lymphatic/Immune Respiratory Urinary
Digestive Fluid/Electrolyte/Acid-Base Metabolism Reproductive Embryology Genetics

General or Mutiple Animation References

  1. Adam Medical Animation University of Pennsylvania Health System
  2. First Aid Exercise
  3. ArgosyMedical Animation
  4. Anatomy & Physiology Animations Marieb
  5. MedMotion (mainly fetal and new born information)
  6. Anatomy & Physiology Wiley Publishers
  7. Essential Study Partner for Biology McGraw Hill
  8. Science - Human Body BBCi
  9. Interactive Health Tutorials MEDLINEplus
  10. Life the Science of Biology W.H. Freeman
  11. McGraw-Hill (Labeling Exercises)
  12. Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  13. Death The Last Taboo Australian Museum
  14. Health Animations Medindia Health Network
  15. Virtual Medical Center Animation
  16. Biology Animations Sumanas Inc.
  17. Victoria College Physiology Animation
  18. Cardio, Reproductive Animations Harvard Medical School
  19. Immune System Animations MirMar College


  1. Cardiovascular System Topics by ADAM
  2. Various Heart and Cancer Animations The Visual MD
  3. Many Animations on Heart and Circulation
  4. Heart Structure by Nucleus Communications
  5. Electrocardiogram -ECG Technician Nobel eMuseum
  6. Hyper heart by Knowlege Weavers
  7. Heart Sounds Tutorial Blaufuss
  8. Cardiac Cell Death San Diego State University
  9. Electro Cardio Gram by Knowlege Weavers
  10. Heart Animations Science Museum of Minnesota
  11. Operation Heart Transplant from PBS
  12. EKG Tutorial RnCeus Interactive
  13. Heart Animations by About Kids Health
  14. Cadaver Dissection of the Human Heart (click "watch in flash") University of Wisconsin
  15. Heart and Blood Vessel Basics Boston Scientific
  16. Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Heart Attack, and Heart Failure Life Beat
  17. ECG Simulator SkillStat Inc.
  18. Open Heart Surgery
  19. An Overview of Pulmonary and Systemic Circulation Wisconsin Online
  20. Heart Anatomy Review Wisconsin Online
  21. The Anatomy of the Heart Wisconsin Online
  22. Pathology of Cardiac Disease Wisconsin Online
  23. innervation extrinseque du coeur Laurent Martorell Académie de Créteil
  24. La regulation de la frequence cardiaque Laurent Martorell Académie de Créteil
  25. Cardiac Procedure and Condition Animation Library Sutter Davis Hospital
  26. Heart Internal Video Clips Visible Heart
  27. Sheep Heart's Dissection zeroBio
  28. Sheep Heart's Dissection UTube
  29. Blood Flow through the Human Heart Sumanas Inc.
  30. CPR Medindia Health Network
  31. Mechanisms in Cardiology
  32. Heart animations plus 12 Lead EKG Argosy Medical
  33. Atlas of Human Cardiac Anatomy University of Minnesota
  34. Human Heart Sounds Professor Chim Lang
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Blood Circulation

  1. Circle of Willis Blood Flow Duke University Medical Center
  2. Circle of Willis RM Chute at NHC
  3. Blood Flow Davis Plus
  4. Circle of Willis University of Utah School of Medicine
  5. Fetal vs Postnatal Circulation Indiana University
  6. Foetal Circulation SONIC
  7. Mammal Fetal Circulation by HHMI
  8. Baroreceptors response McGraw-Hill
  9. Understanding Angiogenesis National Cancer Institute
  10. Coronary Artery Plaque Development
  11. Blood Pressure Measurement Sumanas Inc.
  12. Blood Pressure Measurement Penn State
  13. Osmotic Pressure Wisconsin Online
  14. Capillary Exchange Gerard Scholte & Ineke Marree
  15. Fluid Exchange across the capillary walls McGraw-Hill
  16. Capillary Exchange Cool School
  17. Varicose Veins Medindia Health Network
  18. Capillary Dynamics Wisconsin Online
  19. Calculate MAP GlobalRPh Inc.
  20. Endothelial effects of hyperglycaemia University of Central Lancashire
  21. Blood Flow and Heat Exchange Teachers Domain
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  1. How Does Blood Clot Dr. Roshni Kulkarni's
  2. Blood Cells in Dutch Gerard Scholte & Ineke Marree
  3. Blood Typing in Dutch Gerard Scholte & Ineke Marree
  4. Atlas of Hematology by Nivaldo Medeiros M. D.
  5. Blood Typing Game Nobel e-Museum
  6. Hemophilia Your Genes Your Health
  7. Hemostasis McGraw Hill
  8. Blood Type Wayne's Word
  9. Blood Tutorials GetBodySmart
  10. Blood Groups Wisconsin Online
  11. Red Blood Cells Wisconsin Online
  12. White Blood Cells Wisconsin Online
  13. L'hemoglobine et le transport du dioxygene Laurent Martorell Académie de Créteil
  14. Hematology Animations Laurent Martorell Académie de Créteil
  15. Genetic Immune Deficiency called SCID-X1 Sumanas Inc.
  16. Hemostasis and Platelet Info
  17. Interpreting Hematology Lab Results Wisconsin Online
  18. Clotting of Blood Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
  19. Cardiovascular System University of the West of England, Bristol
  20. The Blood Argosy Medical
  21. Coagulation cascade John Hopkins
  22. Wound Care Tutorial Davis Medical
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Lymphatic and Immune System

  1. Lymphatic System Argosy Medical
  2. Lymphedema Cancer Quest
  3. Introducing the Bloody Characters of Specific Immunity by RM Chute
  4. Host Defenses Pearson Education Inc.
  5. Immunology primer Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  6. Sentinel Lymph Nobe Module CancerQuest
  7. Innate (nonspecific)
  8. Natural Killer Cells
  9. Leukocyte Extravasation W. H. Freeman and Co. and Sumanas, Inc.
  10. Extravasation Harvard Education
  11. La diapedeseby Laurent Martorell Académie de Créteil
  12. Phagocyte Chemotaxis Wisconsin Online
  13. The Body's GuardRockefeller Education
  14. Inflammation Pearson Education Inc.
  15. Adaptive (specific)
  16. Interactive Physiology - ADAM
  17. The Humoral Immune Response Cancer Research Institute
  18. The Cellular Immune Response Cancer Research Institute
  19. Humoral Immune Response
  20. Specific Immunity in Dutch Gerard Scholte & Ineke Marree
  21. Immune System McGraw-Hill
  22. Immune System Davidson College
  23. Antigen Processing by the proteasome Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
  24. Immunology and Infectious Disease Harvard Education
  25. Somatic Recombination Animation Davidson College
  26. The Activation of the Humoral and Cell-Mediated Pathways W. W. Norton & Company
  27. T-cell Cloning HHMI
  28. Influenza Animation
  29. Immunology Animations University of Alberta
  30. Dendritic Cell Antigen Presentation AbD Serotec
  31. T CEll Animations AbD Serotec
  32. Defending against infection BBC
  33. Immunisation and Defense Mechanisms
  34. Vaccinations Your NHS guide to vaccinations go to bottom of page
  35. AntiBiotic Resistance Sumanas Inc.
  36. Vaccination School Science
  37. Choosing Immunizations Wisconsin Online
  38. Antibiotic Susceptibility Wisconsin Online
  39. Space Doctor - Gene Therapy Genetic Learning Center
  40. Catagories of Acquired Immunity Wisconsin Online
  41. The Generation of Antibody Diversity Harvard Education
  42. HIV
  43. HIV Lifecycle Flash Animation by GalaxyGoo
  44. Can you get AIDS from a mosquito bite? GalaxyGoo
  45. See HIV in Action by PBS from PBS
  46. HIV life cycle and Drug Interaction by Roche
  47. Animation of HIV life cycle RNCEUS
  48. HIV Drug Resistance BioCreations
  49. HIV and AIDS Annenberg/CPB
  50. Viruses McGraw-HIll
  51. Hypersensitivity Wisconsin Online
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Respiratory System

  1. Breathing Process and Brain Wiley
  2. Changes in Partial Pressure McGraw-Hill
  3. Interactive Lungs Science Museum of Minnesota
  4. Function Tests:Static Lung Volumes McGill University
  5. Lung Attack! Air Info Now
  6. TB Timeline Rockefeller Education
  7. What is Asthma 1on1 Health
  8. Lung Cilia and Smokers Cilia
  9. Respirology Molson Medical Informatics
  10. Spirograph Animation Molson Medical Informatics Student Projects
  11. Respiratory Tract Anatomy New Brunswick Lung Association
  12. Respiratory System Gas Exchange Wisconsin Online
  13. Respiratory Basics Wisconsin Online
  14. Respiratory System University of the West of England, Bristol
  15. Anatomy of Breathing by Teach Health
  16. Gas Exchange in the Lungs Imagineeringart
  17. Respiratory System About Kids Health
  18. Respiratory Terms MatchingWisconsin Online
  19. Carbon Dioxide/Oxygen Transport Davis Plus
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  1. Kidney and Bladder Structure Hospital for Sick Children
  2. Concentration,Dilution of Urine, Renal Transport University of British Columbia
  3. Mechanisms of Na+ Handling in the Nephron University of British Columbia
  4. Counter Current Multiplication/Water Balance
  5. Kidney Structure and Function BiologyMad
  6. Kidney Structure Sumanas Inc.
  7. Countercurrent Exchange Mechanism Marieb
  8. The Juxtaglomerular Apparatus Wisconsin Online
  9. Kidney Vascular System Wisconsin Online
  10. How kidneys function Kidney Patient Guide
  11. How Haemodialysis works Kidney Patient Guide
  12. How Peritoneal Dialysis works Kidney Patient Guide
  13. Kidney Transplant Kidney Patient Guide
  14. Kidney Stones - Adam University of Maryland Medicine
  15. Micturition Reflex McGraw-Hill
  16. Micturition Mechanism
  17. Interactive Kidney Quiz zeroBio
  18. Renin angiotensin System (RAS
  19. Renal Failure Wisconsin Online
  20. Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone System Inhibitors Mechanisms in Cardiology
  21. Kidney Physiology Pearson Education
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Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Homeostasis

  1. Mechanisms of Acids, Bases and Buffers
  2. Acid/Base Balance Wisconsin Online
  3. Acid/Base Imbalance Wisconsin Online
  4. Acid-Base Imbalances and Their Etiologies Wisconsin Online
  5. Alterations in Fluid Balance Wisconsin Online
  6. Differentiating Acid-Base Disturbances Wisconsin Online
  7. Fluid balance and blood pressure Kidney Patient Guide
  8. Fluid and Electrolytes Wisconsin Online
  9. Osmotic Pressure Wisconsin Online
  10. Arterial Blood Gases Wisconsin Online
  11. ABG Interpretation: Uncompensated Conditions Wisconsin Online
  12. ABG Interpretation: Partially and Fully Compensated Conditions Wisconsin Online
  13. Gastrointestinal Tic Tac Toe Wisconsin Online
  14. ABG Interpretation Quiz Adam Weinberger
  15. Interpretation of ABGs: A Four Step Method RnCeus
  16. ABG All In The Family - Look for the practice links By Cyndi Cramer, BA, RN, OCN
  17. Reality Shock Experienced by Nurses Wisconsin Online
  18. ABG Tutorial Margaret Hansen, Ed.D. MSN, RN
  19. Acid-Base Tutorial Acid-Base Tutorial by Alan W. Grogono
  20. Many Acid Base Tutorial Georgia Health
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  1. Three Phases of Gastric Digestion McGraw-Hill
  2. About Acid Reflux Nexium
  3. Digestion on a time line George Mateljan Foundation
  4. Swallowing John Hopkins
  5. Mechanism of Acid Production in Gastric Parietal Cells John Hopkins
  6. Irritable Bile Syndrome John Hopkins
  7. Neutralization of Stomach Acid zeroBio
  8. CCK Causes Bile Release zeroBio
  9. Digestion (Elementary) Kitses
  10. Interactive Digestion Quiz zeroBio
  11. Carbohydrate Digestion Wisc-Online
  12. GERD Santrus
  13. Cell Adhesion Molecule Inhibition BioLucid
  14. Releasing a New Wave in PPI Therapy BioLucid
  15. GI Drug Delivery - Ulcerative Colitis BioLucid
  16. Crohns Disease Hybrid Medical
  17. The Digestive System - The Inside Story John Hopkins
  18. Organs of Digestion McGraw Hill
  19. Biliary Tract University of Central Lancashire
  20. Enterohepatic RecirculationUniversity of Idaho
  21. IBS Sensation Links Studio
  22. Digestive Process Links Studio
  23. Cystic Fibrosis Links Studio
  24. Integrated Response to a Meal University of Oklahoma
  25. Control of Pancreatic and Biliary Secretion University of Oklahoma
  26. Diagnostic Tests Related to Gastrointestinal Health Alterations Wisconsin online
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  1. Lipoprotein/Chlosterol
  2. Fatty Acid Transfer Campbell Interactive Chemistry
  3. Biochemistry of Cholesterol by Rodney F. Boyer
  4. Lipoproteins Wiley
  5. Fatty Acid Metabolism by Rodney F. Boyer
  6. Fatty Acids Wiley
  7. Metabolic Process Locater by Rodney F. Boyer
  8. How the Body Uses Fat HMMI
  9. Glucose Metabolism Wisconsin Online
  10. Metablolism by Terry Brown
  11. Calculate Your Body Mass Index National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute/li>
  12. Absorptive and Postabsorptive States University of Central Lancashire
  13. Nutrition University of Central Lancashire
  14. Feasting and Fasting - Low Blood Glucose University of Central Lancashire
  15. Correcting Common Problems with Parenteral Nutrition Wisconsin Online
  16. Nutrition Resources Jones and Bartlett Publishers
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  1. Male Reproductive Histology Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  2. Spermatogensis McGraw-Hill
  3. Stanford Visible Female
  4. Many Reproductive Movies and Animations Oklahoma State University
  5. Pregnacy test Sumanas INc.
  6. Events of the Uterine and Ovarian Cycle Sumanas Inc.
  7. Mitosis/Meiosis Simulation by Jon C. Glase at Cornell
  8. Meiosis Sumanas Inc.
  9. Sexual Reproduction McGraw-Hill
  10. Viagra and Erection School Science
  11. Sex Hormones - The Menstrual Cycle Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry
  12. B Vitamins Function in Two Ways as Coenzymes McGraw-Hill
  13. Paternity Testing Sumanas Inc.
  14. Sex Determination HHMI
  15. Reproductive Animations Argosy Medical
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Embryology and Development

  1. Regenerative Biology Harvard Outreach
  2. Joining of Pronuclei and Fission University of Wisconsin
  3. Fertilization Process W.H.Freeman & Co.
  4. Just the Facts - beautiful presentation on the first nine months
  5. Embryonic Develoment University of Pennsylvania
  6. Cloning Dolan DNA Learning Center
  7. Windows on the Womb from PBS
  8. How is Sex Determined from PBS
  9. Life's Greates Miracle from PBS
  10. Sea Urchin Development Stanford University
  11. Stem Cell PBS
  12. Embryology Homepage McGill Medical Students
  13. In Vitro Fertilization
  14. Foetal Circulation
  15. Foetal Circulation National University of Singapore
  16. Apgar Scoring in the Newborn Wisconsin Online
  17. Apgar Scoring Challenge Wisconsin Online
  18. Physical Development of Children Wisconsin Online
  19. Descent of the Testis Swiss Virtual Campus
  20. Stages of Labor and Delivery Wisconsin Online
  21. Pediatric Neurologic Exam University of Utah
  22. Sex Development About Kids Heath
  23. Pregnancy Health Center University of Pennsylvania
  24. Episiotomy and other Birth Related Virtual Medical Center
  25. Early Development to Implantation National University of Singapore
  26. Abnormal Sites of Implantation National University of Singapore
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  1. Classic Genetics
  2. Genetics Tutorials (java script) RM Chute
  3. Who Owns Your Genes BIONET
  4. Genetics animations California State University, Chico
  5. A multimedia Guide to Genetic Disorders Your Genes Your Health
  6. Tokyo University Genetics Study Group Tokyo Medical University
  7. Blood Type Calculator University of Arizona
  8. Genetic Engineering
  9. Genetic Animations Dolan DNA Learning Center
  10. Gene Therapy - Molecular Bandage? Genetic Science Learning Center
  11. Evolution Lab by Leif Saul
  12. The Human Genome Project animations
  13. Karyotype Analysis Monmouth University
  14. Chromosome 11 -Sickle Cell Gene Channel 4
  15. Inherited Disease Koshland Science Museum
  16. The Biotechniques Virtual Laboratory University of Utah
  17. Plasmid Cloning Sumanas Inc.
  18. Polymerase Chain Reaction, Recombinant DNA, Cloning
  19. Construction of a DNA Library Sumanas Inc.
  20. Plasmids, Restriction Digestion, DNA gels UCSC Core Lab - Robert Kuhn, PhD
  21. DNA Discovery Modules University of Massachusetts
  22. Gene Technology McGraw-Hill
  23. Control of Gene Expression McGraw-Hill
  24. Genomics Annenberg/CPB
  25. Genetically Modified Organisms Annenberg/CPB
  26. Scientist for Better PCR BIO RAD
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