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Ch. 1 - Introduction to Physiology
Ch. 2 - Molecules and Molecular Interactions
Ch. 3 - Cells and Tissues
Ch. 4 - Cell Metabolism: Bioenergetics, Enzymes, and Respiration
Ch. 5 - Membrane Dynamics
Ch. 6 - Cell Communication
Ch. 7 - Integumentary System
Ch. 8 - Bone and Cartilage
Ch. 9 - Skeletal System
Ch. 10 - Joints
Ch. 11 - Muscles
Ch. 12 - The Nervous System I: Neurons and Neuronal Networks
Ch. 13 - The Nervous System II: The Central Nervous System
Ch. 14 - The Autonomic Nervous System
Ch. 15 - Sensory Physiology
Ch. 16 - The Endocrine System
Ch. 17 - Cardiovascular Physiology I: The Heart
Ch. 18 - Cardiovascular Physiology II: Blood, Blood Vessels, Circulation, and Exchange
Ch. 19 - The Urinary System
Ch. 20 - Respiratory Physiology
Ch. 21 - Acid-Base Balance-- Controlling Blood pH
Ch. 22 - Introduction to the Immune System
Ch. 23 The Lymphatic System
Ch. 23 - The Digestive System
Ch. 24 - Regulation of Metabolism and Energy Balance
Ch. 25 - Human Sexual Reproduction and Development
General Principles of Sensation and Sensory Receptors
The Somatic Senses
Chemoreception I: Smell
Chemoreception II: Taste
The Ear: Hearing
The Ear: Equilibrium
The Eye and Vision
Around the Eye
Eye Structure: Tunics
Eye Structure: Retina
Eye Structure: Lens
Eye Accessory Structures

Concept #1: Anatomy of the Eye

Concept #2: Photoreceptors

Concept #3: Rods and Cones

Concept #4: Phototransduction

Concept #5: Retinal Processing-- the ON and OFF Pathways

Practice: Advanced diabetes can sometimes cause blood vessels in the retina to bleed. Where will this blood collect? (Choose all that apply.)

Practice: You wake up at 3am and need to pee. You manage to pick your way through all the junk on the floor of your dark bedroom to get to the bathroom. Which of the following was primarily providing you with vision in the very low-light environment of your bedroom at 3am?

Practice: Which of the following directly causes changes in the levels of cGMP in a photoreceptor cell?