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Gas Exhange: Core and FHP

Almost there for standard levels – just two more little topics!

Here’s the Core presentation:

And here’s the one for Further Human Physiology:

Download it here: gas-exchange-fhp.ppt

And here’s the Click4Biology page

Gas exchange, oxygen dissociation and myoglobin:

Some useful tutorials from GetBodySmart

For a quick view of some basics, here is an animation from Wisconsin Online (though it’s not very good…)

Asthma and Lung Cancer (though we don’t need lung cancer any more):

What’s asthma all about? from

Asthma attack animation from 1on1health

Lung Cancer animation from Discovery’s Human Body Atlas

Mesothelioma (caused by asbestos) from

Healthy cilia and Smokers’ cilia from The Bioscope Initiative

Effects of pollution on your lungs from

Some cool videos after the jump…

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Cell Respiration – linklist

respiration1.pngHere’s a good one for an opener: no narration, just an action-packed graphic.

It comes from Dr. Meyer at Queensborough Community College.

Here’s a cracking step-through animation  – from John Burrell at Patana has collections of slideshows that can be viewed online:

Download the editable version here: cell_respiration_hl.ppt

Here’s another:

OK, here are some more animations:

Respiration is not breathing! – Tim and Moby (Brainpop)

Good tutorial with questions – University of Wisconsin

Simple overview – Herriot Watt

Flash Overview – UC Davis biosciences

Windows Media overview (very flashy, above HL) – Virtual Cell Animation Collection

Stage-specific animations after the jump (glycolysis, Kreb’s cycle and ETC, oxidative phosphorylation)

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