Anatomy and Physiology Resources

Biology Lab Exercises

"Only the mediocre are always at their best." - Somerset Maughan

Biological Molecules

  1. Biology Lab Safety Baruch Computing and Technology Center
  2. Chemistry Lab Safety Baruch Computing and Technology Center
  3. Tests for Organic Molecules
  4. Carbohydrate Test Intel Education Resources
  5. Starch Test Alan Peterka at Kirkwood Community College
  6. Lab Test for Glucose Biology ie
  7. Matching Tests for Organic Molecules
  8. Exercise in Unknowns
  9. Organic Functional Groups
  10. Carbohydrate Structures
  11. Lipid Structures
  12. Amino acids, Peptides, & Proteins
  13. Dehydration Synthesis/Hydrolsis
  14. Biochemistry Molecules - Flash Cards

Amino Acid Chromatography

  1. Paper Chromatography Sambal's Science Web
  2. Chromatography PCCL
  3. Chromatography Home Training Tools

The Microscope

  1. Microscope Parts
  2. Microscope Parts 2
  3. How to Use the Microscope
  4. Reading the Metric Ruler
  5. Micrometer Microscope View
  6. Micrometer Field of View
  7. Micrometer Measurement
  8. Making a Wet Mount University of Alberta
  9. Microscope Calculations Slideshow ZeroBio

Cell Structure and Function

  1. Animal Cell I
  2. Animal Cell II
  3. Plant Cell I
  4. Plant Cell II
  5. Various Types of Cells - Flash Cards


  1. Microscope Images - Plant
  2. Microscope Images - Animal
  3. Matching - Animal Cells
  4. Matching - Plant Cells
  5. Determining time spent in different phases of cell cycle
    University of Arizona


  1. Enzyme Lab Kean University
  2. What is an Enzyme Animation Northland Community College

Alcohol Fermentation

  1. Virtual Respiration Clayton University
  2. Reading a Graduate Cylinder Wisconsin Online

Movement of Molecules

  1. Animations McGraw-Hill
  2. Animal Cell Osmosis
  3. Plant Cell Osmosis
  4. Hypertonic/Isotonic/Hypotonic June Steinberg
  5. Reading a Triple Beam Balance Ohaus
  6. Triple Beam Balance Wisconsin Online

Chloroplast and Leaf

  1. Photosynthesis UTube
  2. Anabolism/Catobolism Biology ie
  3. Cloroplast Anatomy
  4. Chloroplast Functions
  5. Leaf Structure
  6. Chromatography and GEl Electrophresis


  1. Interactive Meiosis Cornell University
  2. Meiosis Northeastern State University
  3. Meiosis Animation PBS

Statistical Inheritance

  1. Genetics Tutorials
  2. Corn Genetics Wayne's Word
  3. Corn Genetics Biology at WIlmington Friends School

Mendelian Inheritance - Fruit Flies

  1. Drosophila Lab HMMI
  2. Mutant Fruit Flies Exploratorium
  3. Fruit Fly Genetics Biology Corner

Human Genetics

  1. Karyotyping University of Utah
  2. The Gene Machine Bill Kendrick
  3. Observable Human Characteristics GSLC
  4. Karyotyping Northland College

DNA Structure & Function

  1. DNA Workshop PBS
  2. Cell Biology Animation John Kyrk

DNA Extraction

  1. DNA Extraction PBS
  2. DNA Extraction Exploratorium
  3. DNA Extraction University of Utah

DNA Fingerprinting

  1. Gel Electrophoresis University of Utah
  2. Gel Electrophoresis Wiley
  3. Paternity Testing Sumanas Inc.
  4. Electrophoresis Sumanas Inc.


  1. Theory and Evidence
  2. Evolution of the Continents Freeman
  3. Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium
  4. Selection, Adaptation and Speciation