From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Physiology is the science of the functioning of living systems. It is a subcategory of biology. In physiology, the scientific method is applied to determine how organisms, organ systems, organs, cells and biomolecules carry out the chemical or physical function that they have in a living system. The word physiology is from Greek φύσις, physis, "nature, origin"; and -λογία, -logia, "study of".
Physiology (French literature)
- Physiologie (French literary genre)
- Comparative physiology
- Evolutionary physiology