Material Detail

Insect Biochemistry and Physiology

Insect Biochemistry and Physiology

The home page has a listing of animations of general biochemical/physiological processes (e.g.G-protein signal transduction, Gibbs-Donnan equilibrium, muscle structural organization and contraction, neuronal information transfer) and insect-related processes (ovarian vitellogenin uptake, eye structure and function, neuro-muscle interaction, for public viewing. The animations are listed under Insect Physiology Teaching.  Some animations are narrated; others have a text description that accompanies the scene.


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections (3) Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.