Investigates the bodies structure
the study of the external form of the body and its relation to deeper structures
Function of organ systems
Body is studied area by area
body structure is studied system by system
Structures that can be examined without a microscope
The study of cells
study of tissues
Study of conception to end of eighth week of development.
Study of functions of living things
Uses machines to create pictures of internal structures.
Study of disease
Levels of organization
chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, organ system, organism
Parts of an organism have specific relationships to each other.
All chemical reactions in an organism
Changes an organism undergoes in its lifetime before reaching its adult form
Formation of new cells or new organisms
Is the process of maintaining a steady state inside your body
Control Center, Receptor, Stimulus, Set Point, Normal Range, Variable, Response
ability to sense changes and react
Cells increase in size or number
Any deviation from the set point made smaller or resisted.
Feedback that tends to magnify a process or increase its output.