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A Greek scientist who was the first to publicly dissect and compare human and animal bodies (in 300 B.C.)
Galen of Pergamum
The "Prince of Physician"; he stressed the importance of experimentation in medicine (130-200 A.D.)
who wrote "On the movement of the chest and of the lung, On anatomical procedure, and On the uses of the parts of the body of man
who published An Anatomical Study of the Motion of the Heart and of Blood in Animals in 1628
investigates the structure and relationships of large body parts that are visible to the unaided eye
investigates the changes in structure within an individual from conception through maturity
examines both superficial anatomic markings and internal body structures as they relate to the skin covering them
studies the relationship among internal structures that may be visualized by specific scanning procedures.
specialized structural and functional units called organelles permit all living cells to share certain common functions
specialized structural and functional units the permit all living cells to share certain common functions
organization of the body
Chemical level, cellular level, tissue level, organ level, organ system level, organismal level
groups of similar cells with a common function form this stage of organization in the human body
organ system level
consists of related organs that work together to coordinate activities and achieve a common function
organization, metabolism, growth and development, responsiveness, adaptation, regulation, and reproduction
what are the 7 characteristics of life
sense and respond
all organisms ______ and ____ to changes in their internal or external environment
when an organism alters an anatomic structure, physiological process, or behavioral trait to increase its expected long-term reproductive success
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