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Technology in Anatomy Education

La Trobe University: Visible Body in Higher Education Anatomy Teaching

Instructors can give instant feedback and both students and instructors can label structures quickly and easily with the Tags feature.  In 2019, Aaron McDonald and Heath McGowan of La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia adopted Visible Body in the ...
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Technology in Anatomy Education

What Human Biology Instructors Learned from Teaching During COVID

It may seem hard to believe, but it’s been more than a year since the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close and prompted a huge shift to online ...

Summer 2021 Science News Roundup

If you’ve been following the news in recent weeks, you might have noticed that alongside reports of COVID vaccination rates and Delta variant ...
Anatomy & Physiology

New Content Preview: Fascia, Fascial Compartments, and Compartment Syndrome

Guess what, VB Blog readers? We have some exciting news for you! Fascial compartments have been one of our most-requested anatomy additions, and they ...
Anatomy & Physiology, Biology

DNA and RNA Basics: Replication, Transcription, and Translation

DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is one of the most important molecules in your body, and though around 99.9% of your DNA is the same as that of every ...
Pathology

A Heated Discussion: Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke, and Other Heat-Related Illnesses

Summer is coming. Not quite as ominous-sounding as “winter is coming,” perhaps, but summer carries a series of health emergency risks that are ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

Visible Body Improves Student Performance: HAPS 2021 with Dr. Cindy Harley

The HAPS Annual Conference provides a great opportunity for anatomy instructors to network and share teaching resources and research. This year, ...
Pathology

What Is Scoliosis?

Did you know that scoliosis, or abnormal lateral curvature of the spine, affects around 2-3% of the US population? That’s between six and nine ...
Technology in Anatomy Education

5 Tech Tips for Courseware Instructors

Instructors come to Courseware with varying degrees of comfort using web and mobile apps, and the customer support team at Visible Body are experts ...
Pathology

Three Key Facts About Cystic Fibrosis

As you might already be aware, May is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month. Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a rare, progressive disease characterized by ...