Development is a dynamic process with structures changing (shape, name and relationships) over time and the best way to show this is with dynamic images, such as movies. This first page introduces the various movies and animations in UNSW Embryology that illustrate many different aspects of development.
--Mark Hill 23:03, 3 August 2009 (EST) page under development.
Neural Crest Migration in Chicken Head
In ovo time-lapse analysis of chick hindbrain neural crest cell migration shows cell interactions during migration to the branchial arches. Kulesa PM, Fraser SE. Development. 2000 Mar;127(6):1161-72. [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10683170 PMID: 10683
- Media:Neural crest migration1.mov 6.9 Mb 272x190
- Media:Neural Crest Migration2.mov 5.1 Mb 302x228
- Media:Neural Crest Migration3.mov 5.7 Mb 522x301
- Media:Neural Crest Migration4.mov 5.4 Mb 420x278
- Media:Neural Crest Migration5.mov 3.5 Mb 420x410
- Media:Neural Crest Migration6.mov 2.5 Mb 354x235
Link to Original Site
Human - week 1 movies
- Folliculogenesis and Ovulation Animation (Quicktime, 986 Kb)
- Sperm Penetration - Fertilization Animation (Quicktime, 706 Kb)
- Pronuclear Fusion Animation (Quicktime, 264 Kb)
- Cell Cleavage (Quicktime, 527Kb)
Human - week 2 movies
- Implantation Animation (Quicktime, 451 Kb)
- Chorionic Cavity Animation (Quicktime, 1.2 Mb)
- Exocoelomic Vesicle Animation (Quicktime, 536 Kb)
UNSW Embryology Links
Most movies on the original UNSW Embryology site are in Quicktime format and require a web browser plug-in to view. Mediawiki does not currently allow Quicktime to play natively within a page. There are 2 ways to watch each movie. Firstly, click the image or text link to open a new page with both the movie and a more detailed text description of features that can be seen. Secondly, the link below the images and text labelled Quicktime with the movie name and (file size) will open only the movie in a new window.