Rat dissection
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 3

Rat Dissection PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 83 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Rat Dissection. Tuesday – Introduction, Anatomical Terms, External Features, begin Digestive System Thursday – Digestive, Respiratory, Circulatory, & Urogenital Systems. Lab Groups. Groups of three: One person dissecting – you can buy TWO gloves

Download Presentation

Rat Dissection

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Rat dissection

Rat Dissection

Tuesday – Introduction, Anatomical Terms, External Features, begin Digestive System

Thursday – Digestive, Respiratory, Circulatory, & Urogenital Systems


Lab groups

Lab Groups

  • Groups of three:

    • One person dissecting – you can buy TWO gloves

    • One person reading directions & referring to the lab manual (please keep it clean!)

    • One person drawing & labeling the structures (these will be collected on the last day of dissection)

  • You are responsible for ALL information, no matter what job you have

    • Know both male & female structures

    • Look at other rats – they are all a little different


General dissection hints

General Dissection Hints

  • Gloves – I have some, 10 cents each – DO NOT WASTE THEM!

  • Tools (1 per group):

    • Scalpel

    • Blunt Probe

    • Scissors – more useful than you think

    • Forceps

  • Line your dissecting tray with paper towels

  • Follow directions in lab book – careful not to destroy structures

  • Storing your rat:

    • Make sure your plastic bag is clearly labeled!! (names & class)

    • Wrap the rat in wet paper towels

    • Place the rat in bag & tightly close bag with rubber band

    • Put bag in bucket

  • Sinks must be clean before anyone leaves


  • Login