BIO 1010—General Biology

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Penn Medicine Medical Animation Library

This site contains may animations that may help you understand aspects of BIO 1010 better.

Course Resources

Here are a list of websites that you may find useful while taking BIO 1010.

Virtual Pig Dissection

This site provides a virtual fetal pig dissection using images and animations.

Virtual Microscope

This site has a virtual microscope to help you hone your microscopy skills.

The Blood Typing Game

This site has an amusing game to help you understand blood types and blood transfusions.

Human Genetic Diseases

A multimedia guide to genetic disorders.

What is Life? A guide to Biology with Physiology

The companion site for the textbook.


Essentials of Biology 3rd edition

The website for the textbook (requires an access code) - Online courses only

Homeostasis PowerPoint

This is a flash presentation to help you understand the process of homeostasis