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I am trying to find animations which can anonymous or generalised for Embryology. However, I have not find any single good source.

Is there any bank of animations for generalised embryos?

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I don't know of any database, but a short search brought up a few candidates. Depending on what you would like to see, they should be a good start:

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I think the excellent animation banks can be found by googling Japanese and Chinese animations with practical visualisations. See thread about searching Embryology in Japanese. Japan has the largest collection of embryos nowadays so it is good place to do research.

I like this Japanese University database because slides are real and in chronological order. I could not find them in the public index. You have to Google them to find relevant slides.

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I accept this answer because it can provide general view of Embryology with practical sense. Many English-language databases are too specific in some areas and do not manage to cover the general things well. –  Masi Mar 27 at 20:32
    
This answer does not really answer your own question. Unless you specify more detailed what you want, it is hard to answer this question. Why do you ask it? –  Chris Mar 27 at 20:38
    
@Chris I accepted your answer, because those databases are specific. I find the Japanese and Chinese lecture notes about the topic much more thorough and logical, which you can find by altering properly the search parameters. - I asked this question because I could not get the big picture in Embryology. I think the Japanese presentation with tag 31 in name is excellent presentation about chronological events in Embryology. –  Masi Mar 27 at 21:54
    
I actually don't care too much if my answer is accepted or not. It is a nice compliment, but not the reason I write here. If the answer doesn't fit your question, change it accordingly or add a comment. Then we can look for other things that might help. But so its like shooting into the dark. –  Chris Mar 27 at 22:08
    
@Chris I like your philosophy. This is the animation which I found particularly helpful with real slides: dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/62073194/31.swf I know that there are much more such presentations, but I find this one the best one. –  Masi Mar 27 at 22:27
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