Introduction to haematology including link to OER on blood cell types, and how to perform blood counts on an automated analysis system. Resources also include a short video on how to perform a blood smear for histological staining.
Assorted biology-related OER including biomedical science, biology and forensic science. OER in multiple formats including video, animations and downloadable text.
Introduction to histological staining and step-wise guide through conducting a Haematoxylin and Eosin (H&E) stain known as the International Stain.
Introducing a range of microbiological techniques including aseptic technique, how to inoculate flasks for experiments, use of API strips to identify bacteria. Other instructional resources include a video on using a portable autoclave for laboratory classes and Gram staining.
Collection of hospital photographs from the parasitology laboratory. This series of photographs of 21 different parastites under the light microscope is freely available to use as part of teaching or student work, and is licenced under Creative Commons (CC BY-SA).
A suite of openly licensed laboratory skills resources aimed at bioscience students. Resources contributed by teachers, students and in conjunction with hospital laboratories. OERs in multiple formats where possible, including video, narrated animations and transcripts.