Inferior gluteal nerve course associated to the high division of the sciatic nerve

Abstract : The inferior gluteal nerve, branch of the sacral plexus, leaves the pelvis and passes usually below of the piriformis muscle.

Anatomical variability of the superior cerebellar artery medial and lateral branches

Abstract : The anatomical characteristics of the superior cerebellar artery has been de object of many studies.

Biffurcation level of the braquial artery and its relationships with the median nerve

Abstract : The arteries of the upper limb are variables principally due to modifications ocurred during the embryological development.

Morphological study and analysis of the dimorphism between the sexes using boy composition

Abstract : The objective of this investigation was to determine the body compositions of males and females from different age groups

Diameters of the superior cerebellar and anterior-inferior arteries in the anterior-potine segment

Abstract: At present, the clinical specialized literature, insist in the necessity of an anatomical precise knowledge, necessary for the success in neurochirurgical interventions during the approaching to the posterior cranial fossa.

Biometric study on the deep palmar branch of the ulnar artery

Numerous studies on the hand arterial supply have contributed important data for the reconstructive surgery of it.

Homologation criterion between the scapular and pelvic waists and their associated structures

The waists are studied customarily in separated form together with the corresponding member.

Anatomical variations of the condylar canal

The variations in vascular anatomy and cranial foramina have important implications for their accurately recognition as normal or pathological.

Rats seem to sigh with relief, researchers find

Rats seem to sigh with relief when an expected electrical shock fails to come, a study has found.

Lesbians respond differently to human scents, study finds

Lesbian women respond to certain natural human scents differently than heterosexual women do, a study has found.

Lab experiments “terrifying” for animals

The most harmless-seeming lab experiments spark panic in the creatures going through them, according to a new report.

Madagascan Giant Hissing Roaches

Feed your Madagascan roach dry dog, cat, or rodent food supplemented with pieces of fresh fruits and vegetables.

Anatomy in the 21st Century

Anatomy in the 21st Century is the theme of the third biennial conference of the Visible Human Project.

Ornamental palms vulnerable to disease

Considered the princes of the plant world, palms are unlike many plant families in the fact that they provide both food and shelter to people, while at the same time are admired and collected for aesthetic reasons.

Can you “catch” obesity?

There is a lot of good advice to help us avoid becoming fat, such as eat less and exercise.

What keeps the nervous system intact?

Researchers identify for the first time proteins vital to maintaining nervous system architecture

Swimbladder Disease

Swim bladder disease is a multifactorial illness which primarily affects ornamental goldfish which have globoid body shapes, like orandas, ryukins, and fantails.

Female duck anatomy evolves to block “rape”

Bi­ol­o­gists have found ana­tom­i­cal de­tails about the fe­male re­pro­duc­tive tract in wa­ter­fowl that they say in­di­cate male and fe­male an­atomy have co-e­volved in a “sex­ual arms race.”

Artery variations increase complication risk in liver transplants

3D MDCT angiography is a more efficient way to classify liver arterial anatomy before liver surgery, according to researchers

Why sloths do not sleep upside down

The potential interplay of posture, digestive anatomy, density of ingesta and gravity in mammalian herbivores