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Life Science

Week 2 Resources

Review the resources listed below to prepare for this week's assignment. Before reviewing these resources, read through the assignment instructions so you know what you will be expected to do with this material. 


We will go over a lot this week, but here are some key terms to take note of while reading:

  • Anatomical sphincter
  • Anuria
  • Bowman’s capsule
  • Diuretic
  • Glomerular Filtration Rate
  • Glomerulus
  • Incontinence
  • Loop of Henle
  • Medulla
  • Micturition
  • Nephrons
  • Net Filtration Pressure
  • Polyuria
  • Renal Pyramids
  • Trigone
  • Urethra
  • Urinalysis

Textbook Reading

Additional Resources

Spend some time watching these short videos. This might look like a lot of resources, but most of these are very short videos.