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UNSW Embryology

UNSW Embryology

A new site ( designed to allow interactive development of Embryology resources and information. Designed to update the original and popular UNSW Embryology website (

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Mark Hill
Mark Hill (Faculty)
9 years ago

This online resource is used in the University classroom for both Medicine and Science undergraduate education in human embryology.  Both lecture notes and entire practical classes are fully available online. There are also many additional resurces including an extensive and linked glossary.

Students also contribute online group projects as part of their assessment. Resource includes online tutorials in navigating the site and preparing contributions.

Resource includes extensive libraries of images, movies and audio files. Can also be easily viewed using mobile devices.

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Technical Remarks:

This is a Wiki based resource replacing a previous website that allowed only restricted contribution by online editor. Can be viewed by everyone but can now be edited by registered contributors. Extensions allow autoformatting of PubMed references.


Mobile Access


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MediaWiki1.18.0 PHP 5.3.17 (cgi-fcgi)MySQL 5.0.67-community-nt

Used in course? Yes
Aftab Merchant
Aftab Merchant (Faculty)
10 years ago

Very good resource. Well organized and easy to use.