Listed below are updates to Embryo carried out since January 2008. Prior to this date all program updates were logged elsewhere (Earlier 2007 Log | Earlier 2006 Log | Earlier 2005 Log | Earlier 2004 Log). This page also allows direct access to each new addition to the program, an Embryology News page is also regularly updated.
Abnormal Development - Maternal Diabetes added selected summary information for gestational diabetes from - Australian AIHW Report - "Gestational diabetes mellitus in Australia 2005-06"
Cardiovascular System Development - Lymphatics lymphatic endothelial cell (LEC) identity information.
Molecular Development X Inactivation updated X inactivation model information.
Molecular Factor Wnt updated with recent information on vascular and neuromuscular junction development.
Senses Smell Abnormal updated Kallmann syndrome information.
Science GENM0202 - Lecture - Neural Stem Cells content updated for 2008.
Movies Movies Introduction page updated with new simplified link format and descriptions for movies and animations.
Mobile Embryology added Sample Movies , Sample Images , Testing , Lecture Slides and Glossary. Note that these pages will not display correctly on desktop computers and due to display restrictions, movies and images only have full source information on the original web pages.
Mobile Embryology version 1.0, new modified Embryology site under development to display specific information suitable for mobile browsing, iPhone and iPod Touch. Note that:
1. This is a test site currently with many non-functioning links.
2. Content will not display correctly when accessed by desktop computers.
Movies commenced updating of Quicktime movies and links to multiple versions which allow movie optimized for web-delivery on different platforms. For examples see Embryology Homepage and Human Embryology Animations.
Embryology Weblog A test site posting current research publications of interest and linking back to UNSW Embryology pages and other resources.
Abnormal Development Prenatal Diagnosis added Cordocentesis information and terms list and edited NHMC information.
Abnormal Development Drugs added Australian Fetal Risk Categories and new Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) references.
Website UNSW Embryology updated to Version 7.7.
Abnormal Development Illegal Drugs organic solvents information, and drug references and information updated.
Abnormal Development Fetal Alcohol Syndrome references and guidelines updated.
Notes Kidney Abnormalities updated section on Diabetes Insipidus and added new horseshoe kidney image.
Notes Kidney Nephron histology images added to page.
Notes Respiratory Development terms list after glossary link updated.
Embryo Carnegie Stages page edited and pulldown shortcut links added to simplify navigation and searching.
Abnormal Development Trisomy 21 (Down Syndrome) terms added, content and references updated.
System Notes System Notes pulldown shortcut links added to each system section.
Movies Mouse Cardiovascular System Development page added.
Glossary Glossary pages content reorganised and links added.
Notes Cardiovascular System Development heart volume and stroke volume data added.
Science ANAT2341 Embryology Lab and Lecture notes updated for 2008.
Notes Reproductive System - Abnormalities content updated for Polycystic ovary syndrome and Spermatogenesis Abnormalities.
Notes Musculoskeletal System - Joint Development page format and text updated, still under development.
Molecular Development Factors - Sonic Hedgehog references added.
Developmental Mechanism Tube Formation page added and under development.
Science ANAT2341 Embryology course homepage updated for 2008.
Website UNSW Embryology
Abnormal Development Drugs - Bipolar added information on lithium.
Notes Neural - Cerebellum new page under development.
Notes Week 4 - Sensory Placodes stage 13 image tables fixed.
Glossary Glossary page layout updated.
Medicine Practical 11 Fetal Development practical class pages updated and simplified navigation structure.
Medicine BGD Cycle A - Frequently Asked Questions updated for 2008.
Birth Stillbirth and Perinatal Death 2006 UK data added.
Medicine Practical 6 Embryonic Development practical class pages updated and simplified navigation structure.
Medicine Practical 3 Embryology - Fertilisation to Implantation practical class pages updated and simplified navigation structure.
Notes Week 1 - Spermatazoa Capacitation image added and references updated.
Notes Human Menstrual Cycle linked to related pages and blood cell changes added.
Notes Genital Abnormalities Male Pseudohermaphroditism information updated with image and reference.
Notes Endocrine Development - Pancreas accessory pancreatic duct information added.
Notes Genital Male - Accessory Glands prostate molecular development notes updated.
Molecular Development Factors - Tlx page added.
Notes Musculoskeletal Development - Adipose page added and under development.
Notes Week 1 - Spermatogenesis statistical data added.
Molecular Development Spinal Cord Axes page updated from old format to new CSS.
Notes Development of Vision - Abnormalities updated prevelance statistics.
Notes Gastrointestinal Tract - Liver updated biliary tract development and molecular development.
Human Timeline Development Week by Week - Detailed liver development information added.
Abnormal Development Abnormal Development - Maternal Diabetes gestational diabetes statistics updated.
Abnormal Development Abnormal Development - Heavy Metals Australian children blood lead contamination added.
Notes Endocrine Abnnormalities Gestational hyperthyroidism notes and links updated.
Other Embryos Mouse Development - Day by Day Timing page added.
Human Timeline Development Week by Week - Detailed page neural content updated.
Molecular Development Molecular - Vertebral Column page updated from old format to new CSS.
Carnegie Stages Scanning Electron Micrography pages new images added and under development.
Notes Respiratory Development at Birth page added to describe changes in the lung at birth.
Notes Endocrine Development - Pancreas notes updated to include better Stage 22 image, pancreas histology, pancreas history information and links to Gastrointestinal Tract Development - Pancreas and Abnormal Development - Maternal Diabetes.
Website CSS design updated and Print version of Embryo Homepage added, optimised for printing page with link addresses shown.
Child Normal Development - Neonatal Screening hearing information notes updated.
Abnormal Development Drugs FDA drug classification notes, teratology definitions and isotretinoin updated.
Molecular Development Factors - Pit notes updated to include signaling pathway information.
Notes Gastrointestinal Tract - Intestine notes updated to include some postnatal developmental information.
Notes Week 1 - In Vitro Fertilization Australian statistics updated and success rate detection added.
Notes Cardiovascular System Development page link to movie repaired.
Notes Development of the Kidney and Reproduction Systems recent finding updated.
Notes Development of the Kidney - Molecular RET notes and links updated.
Class Notes Tutorial - Applied Embryology and Teratology page content updated with statistics and definitions.
Notes Neural Crest Development - Cardiac page added and under development.
Glossary lipophorin added.
Other Embryos Bat Development recent findings updated.
UNSW Embryology Online Version 7.0.
Dr Mark Hill was on Sabbatical updates were unable to be made from remote location and recommenced in January 2008.
email Dr Mark Hill if you wish to make a comment about this current project.
Current UNSW Embryology DVD Version 6.4