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Blush

Blush

1. A sudden and brief redness of the face and neck due to emotion.

2. In angiography, used metaphorically to describe neovascularity or, in some cases, extravasation.

Origin: M.E., fr. O.E. Blyscan


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A question about Protein

... the entropy of the reaction (to be denatured and go into solution) are favorable. So it really is consistent-it just looks inconsistent at first blush.

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by blcr11
Thu Jul 12, 2007 12:05 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: A question about Protein
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The Fiber Disease

... is the problem of propagation. How would a terrorist group disseminate such a weapon on a local, national, or international scale? So at first blush Wolbachia would only make for a low-tech, easily-countered weapon. Wolbachia could be made into a sophisticated and sinister weapon of reproductive ...

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by Skytroll
Tue Oct 03, 2006 3:57 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Blushing

i got this question in class today and i have no idea what the answer is is says " describe the changes in physiology when we blush and when we go pale (faint)" if anyone knows any biological answer to this question please notify me immediately

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by kimmie
Wed Jul 26, 2006 10:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blushing
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Capillaries

O2 would suddenly flood your brain, and you will be able to do your homework all by yourself, or even some research! I blush at the idea of simultaneous opening of all my capillaies, and that send a chill down my spine...

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by canalon
Thu Jun 15, 2006 8:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Capillaries
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The Fiber Disease

... his heart stopped). So the above personal experience leads me to think there could be some validity to the Protothecosis theory- whereas at first blush, I wrote it off. C 3 posted a case summary on this board- "A 34-year-old woman presented in September 1998 with spontaneous pain and swelling ...

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by J Jill
Sun Feb 05, 2006 2:41 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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