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SCIENCE > Biological sciences > Physiology
PREFERRED TERM
Physiology  
DEFINITION
  • Conducting research into biological functions and systems. Analysing the structure and anatomy of organisms. Investigating the internal processes of plants and animals at tissue- and organ-level. Determining how particular physiological attributes contribute to an organism's fitness and performance. Includes pharmacological and immunological studies to develop new drugs or vaccines.
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • Anatomy
  • Neurology
CONTRIBUTOR
  • KOdea
CREATOR
  • superadmin
URI
https://data.naa.gov.au/def/agift/Physiology
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