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Sheep heart dissection forms window to physiology

Sheep heart dissection forms window to physiology

India Thieriot, Assistant Copy Editor

January 20, 2016

A handful of members from the physiology class huddled around tables and popped on their goggles while others shrieked at the sight of the slimy, gray heart being cut in half. Honors physiology students dissected sheep hearts to tie together their brief unit on the human heart. “They were performing a dissection of the sheep heart because it’s pretty much the exact same size as the human heart,...

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