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The American Physiological Society is a global leader in expanding knowledge related to biological function. When you join, you will be part of a community of researchers, educators, trainees and students in physiology and related disciplines from over 85 countries around the world. Regardless of where you are in your career, APS is your home and it's time to join.

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