Histology

Histology Sample Courses, Course Materials and Digital Libraries

The JayDoc HistoWeb: This HistoCD atlas was established to correspond with the laboratory exercises of the Cell & Tissue Biology course of the School of Medicine of the University of Kansas. Succinct explanations of tissues are included as a guide for first-year medical students.
http://www.kumc.edu/instruction/medicine/anatomy/histoweb/

Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Medicine Year One Curriculum: Image based histology resources reviewed by AAMCs MedEdPORTAL. SIE also provides a list of external resources.
http://www.siumed.edu/~dking2/index.htm

Virtual Microscopy: The site is organized as a Virtual Microscope. Several magnifications are provided along with labels for the various components of the slides. (click on the label symbol in the top banner to turn on labeling). 
http://people.musc.edu/~vslide/ (click on WEBMIC)
http://people.musc.edu/~vslide/webmic/allgspez/WebMicGenOrg.html (click on folders to expand the microscope).

Virtual Histology Lab University of Oklahoma: Digital microscopic images provided for tissues, structure and body systems.
https://casweb.ou.edu/pbell/Histology/Outline/contents.html

LUMEN Histology: Loyola University Medical Education Network (LUMEN) provides a variety of student lessons.
http://www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/Histo/frames/histo_frames.html 
http://www.meddean.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/Histo/virtualhistology.htm (Virtual Histology)
http://www.lumen.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/function/curric/tissues.htm (Tissue Histology)
http://www.lumen.luc.edu/lumen/MedEd/function/curric/pract.htm (Histology Practical Exams)

Internet Atlas of Histology, University of Illinois at Urbana: An atlas of slides and objects plus a lab with practice questions are available. Login is required for the listed lectures and exams. 
https://histo.life.illinois.edu/histo/atlas/slides.php (slides)
https://histo.life.illinois.edu/histo/atlas/objects.php (objects)
https://histo.life.illinois.edu/histo/lab/index.php (home)

Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) Interactive Histology Atlas: Images are presented from actual slides and includes an interactive atlas with laboratory exercises and educational descriptions. Clicking on the highlighted terms displays various histological images.
https://www.ouhsc.edu/histology/

Virtual Slidebox of Histopathology: Virtual images of general disease processes and the disease by organ systems.
http://www.mbfbioscience.com/iowavirtualslidebox

Virtual Slidebox of Histology: The University of Iowa, Pathology Department with the support of the National Library of Medicine has created a virtual database of histology images. 
http://www.mbfbioscience.com/iowavirtualslidebox

Histology Web Labs: Hundreds of slides are included in this Temple Universitys School of Medicines atlas. 
http://astro.temple.edu/~sodicm/labs/index.htm

Blue Histology: A virtual microscope, images and quizzes can be seen at the School of Anatomy and Human Biology, University of Western Australia web site.
http://www.lab.anhb.uwa.edu.au/mb140/
http://www.lab.anhb.uwa.edu.au/mb140/histhome.htm

Cell and Tissue Structure/Physiology: Self-study pages, practice questions, lecture handouts and images are provided.
http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courseSites/subjects.cfm?CID=6
http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/cell/

Microscopic Anatomy; A Companion to Histology and Neuroanatomy: This functional approach from Anatomy Atlases includes slides of various body systems such as digestive, cardiovascular, lymphatic, etc.
http://www.anatomyatlases.org/MicroscopicAnatomy/MicroscopicAnatomy.shtml

Types of proteins: This website lists types of proteins and their functions.
http://proteincrystallography.org/

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