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Holding a penknife, he reads people's bodies like an anatomist, as when he reads power in Molly's hands, "coolly tracing out the sinews with his forefinger" (212).
In mammals, turtles and birds, inflating the vascular region of a penis with saline enlarges it, allowing anatomists to see how the penis becomes erect.
Based on sound and extensive archival research, the book focuses on the life and work of the eighteenth-century Italian (Bolognese) anatomist and anatomical wax modeler Anna Morandi Manzolini.
Dissection on display; cadavers, anatomists and public spectacle.
Anatomist, Gunther von Hagens named a modern-day Leonardo Da Vinci.
Comparative anatomist, Professor Joy Reidenberg and veterinary scientist, Mark Evans, fly to New Zealand to join a team of experts and dissect a rare specimen of a Giant Squid and a bizarre octopus that inhabits the midnight zone - over a kilometre deep, where there is no light.
The anatomist anatomis'd; an experimental discipline in Enlightenment Europe.
German anatomist Gunther von Hagens, 64 - known as Dr Death - says Michael was in talks about being specially preserved and put on show next to the corpse of his pet chimp Bubbles.
She demonstrates the following: dispassion was learned by the anatomist as a response to the olfactory apprehension of rotting flesh (chaptet 1); it was then reconstituted within a Cartesian matrix (chapter 2) and combined with a Neostoic revival after a period of religious strife (chapter 3).
The appearance of syphilis in Europe spurred Westerners to use them and the Italian anatomist Gabriele Falloppia, around 1564, advocated a prophylactic made of linen.
The author, however, rightly points out that ideas of some prominent thinkers of the period, in particular the Dutch anatomist Petrus Camper and the German anatomist Johann Blumembach, have been misconstrued.
Published in June, the book caps a career on the University of Massachusetts Medical School faculty that began almost 20 years ago when her teacher recognized her as "an anatomist in evolution."
In The Resurrectionist, the reader is transported to Georgian London, where Gabriel Swift has arrived to study with the anatomist, Edwin Poll.
He was a highly skilled anatomist and surgeon and in both fields he made 'a number of innovative discoveries'.