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Basic Immunology Overview
[Siberian State Medical University] A multimedia course in basic immunology with links to immunological sites worldwide containing quizzes, tests, reading material, images, and animations.

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[University of Ottowa] A database of freely available images for use in Biology education. The images are divided into three categories: Zoology, Biology, and Histology.

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Cells alive!
[Quill Graphics] Quill Graphics represents over 20 years of experience capturing film and computer-enhanced images of living cells and organisms for education and medical research. Several volumes of quality stock clips are available that include immune cells, bacteria, parasites, and aquatic organisms.

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Computer Visualizations of Viruses
[Univ. of Wisconsin] This site contains computer generated images and movies of actual viruses made using electron microscopy and x-ray crystallography information. These files contain a large amount of information, so they load slowly.

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Evidence: The True Witness
[ThinkQuest] An interactive site exploring forensic science. The site allows users to become a detective and solve the crime through analysis of evidence found at the crime scene. Evidence: The True Witness requires Shockwave for Director plugin, Apple Quicktime 3, and Real Player 5.

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Explore Science
[Oak Ridge Natl. Lab] A variety of online Science related simulations, including a mouse genetics simulator.

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Hearing, Seeing, and Smelling the World
[Howard Hughes Medical Institute] A colorful, animated online journal. Articles and illustrations present new information about our senses and how they work.

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Image Library of Biological Macromolecules
[IMB Jena] The JENA library provides access to all structure entries deposited at the Protein Data Bank (PDB) or at the Nucleic Acid Database (NDB). It is aimed at a better dissemination of information on three-dimensional
biopolymer structures with an emphasis on visualization and analysis.

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The Interactive Web
[Howard Hughes Medical Institute] A series of excellent multimedia lectures, experiments, and demonstrations. Topics include “A Primer on Electrocardiogram,” “Movement across Membranes,” and virtual labs on Neurophysiology, Electroreception, and the ELISA assay.

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The Learning Studio
[The Exploratorium] A site with lots of general science topics and multimedia demonstrations. Many of the exhibits require Shockwave.

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Medical Multimedia Teaching Files
[Univ. of Iowa] A series of multimedia tools designed to enhance medical education.

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Mike’s Immunoglobulin Structure/Function Home Page
[Cambridge Univ.] A site with immunoglobulin images.

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Molecular Expressions: Images from the Microscope
[Florida State Univ.] An extensive gallery of full color photos taken through a microscope.

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Protist Image Data
[University of Montreal] A compilation of pictures and information on selected genera of algae and protozoa.

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Structure of DDT
A molecular model of DDT.

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The Virtual Body
[Columbia/HCA] A site with interactive tours of the brain, heart, digestive system, and skeleton. Requires Macromedia’s Shockwave.

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The Virtual Lab
[Novo Nordisk] A multimedia learning environment showing the processes used by scientists in engineering new enzymes and proteins. There are discussion groups and a research library. Free registration is required.

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