The Mammalian Cell

The Mammalian Cell

by Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Get in Touch with Histology Basics!

This online course provides medical students with the most important basics in the mammalian cell. Learn more about the cell structures, sizes and functions.

Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 2:13 h
  • Quiz questions 0
  • Articles 0


Your Educators of course The Mammalian Cell

 Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Prof. Geoffrey Meyer works at the School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology at the University of Western Australia.
He is the Coordinator for Histology on the Federative International Program for Anatomical Terminologies (FIPAT) of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA).
Professor Meyer is also the creator of “Meyer’s Histology” ( and, in collaboration with Professor John Campbell and Michael Hall, has provided an extensive collection of learning and teaching resources to deliver a histology course completely available online. Geoffrey Meyer’s research activities focus on developing innovative, computer-aided learning and teaching tools.

He has received a number of awards for his work, including the Australian University Teaching Award.
In 2006, and again in 2014, he received UWA Teaching Fellowships. Professor Meyer was also awarded a prestigious ALTC (Australian Learning and Teaching Council) Fellowship in 2009 and is currently the Project Leader on ALTC Project Grants.

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Mammalian cells
By Margaret O. on 09. March 2020 for The Mammalian Cell

It's detailed for histology and he refers to the old teaching which is important for me who studied many years back so that I can be alerted to the changes I need to note.

Really Good!
By Theo R. on 01. November 2019 for The Mammalian Cell: Introduction

Thank you so much for this video - it is absolutely beautiful and helpful!

Accurate and easy-to-grasp explanations; Well done!
By Andrea C. on 19. March 2019 for Conducting Cells

Includes the basis for understanding but touches on interesting details as well. Easy to follow and leaves a solid understanding!

well put together for a nice intro into histology
By Christopher A. on 05. March 2019 for Cell Structure

well put together esp the simple intro description of the skin