AcademicsArchiveGalleries Gallery: Pat The Rat Dissection Meredith Bell and Holly Gravenkemper Jan 9, 2013 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Dishan Romine and his lab partner Tia Harper identify muscles on the rat and mark them with pins. Kourtney Carpenter and Stephanie Tapolsky get ready to start dissecting their rat. The utenciels that the class were using to dissect the rats. Ciara Cosby and Aaron Jessie worked together to pickout the muscles and dissect the rat. After each group pointed out the muscles they were able to dissect the rat. Ciara Cosby (12) watches Joseph Plymale (12) as him and his partner attempt removing the rats brain. Megan Ingabe (12) and her partner, Gwendolyn Heine (12) examine the main muscles of the rat’s neck. Joseph Plymale (12) and his partner Nicole Williams (12) pull out their rat’s small intestines. Sydney Barnett (12) and Hannah Oliver (12) remove the connective tissue on their rat’s back leg to examine the muscle more clearly. Nicole Williams (12) and Joseph Plymale (12) begin examining the internal organs of their rat.