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Deformation

Deformation

a change from the normal size or shape. Also called deformity. A deformation can be present at birth (congenital) or develop after birth (acquired).


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Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify

I think Grisner is right, serious deformation, probably the reason it died as there is no way it could macerate its prey with the teeth laying horizontally to the jawbone. It died young whatever it was as the teeth are in good condition, I ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:39 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify
Replies: 5
Views: 2304

Re: Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify

I will go ahead and make the assertion that there is some serious deformation of the jaw. It's been awhile but I do see what I would call carnassials which would make it a carnivore, assuming that they are carnassials. Incisor count eliminates marsupial so ...

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by Grisner
Wed Jun 26, 2013 12:49 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify
Replies: 5
Views: 2304

Extensibility of collagen

... I'm in the right forum. I wonder if any of you can tell me of a molecule/product that could, in vivo, enhance the extensibility and the plastic deformation capacities of collagen fibers. I know that infrared radiation has this property, although this effect is light. For example, I'm wondering ...

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by Raphy
Tue Nov 03, 2009 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Extensibility of collagen
Replies: 7
Views: 3507

Neurofibromatosis type 1

... process invoving many bodily systems, but if neurofibromas are forming within the outer nervous system and under the skin, besides asthetic deformation, HOW does this inturn impact upon homestasis?

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by CarbonProduct
Sat Jul 11, 2009 5:40 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Neurofibromatosis type 1
Replies: 1
Views: 2802

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... was an internationally respected researcher into the reasons for diseases such as Alzheimer’s and had been doing ground-breaking research on the deformation of the amyloid brain protein (found in CJD and Alzheimer’s). —Circumstance of Death: He and his 13 year-old daughter were killed in La Jolla, ...

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by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 151671
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