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(noun) Plural form of epithelium.

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steam sterilization

Yes. But only because it is mighty hot and can cause burn to your face and your sensitive nasal and buccal epithelia. Or if someone has autoclaved things like HCl in large quantity (do not ask) and you are unaware of that detail when you open the autoclave. But there are no ...

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by canalon
Sun Jan 29, 2012 5:01 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: steam sterilization
Replies: 1
Views: 1316

Essay plan comparing structure and function

Lo guys was wondering if anyone can give me some ideas how best to structure an essay comparing the structure and functioning of epithelia cells in the epidermis and of the small intestine ie a logical order. This is my weakest area ie essay writing so would appreciate any ideas. thanks

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by Eranu
Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:07 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Essay plan comparing structure and function
Replies: 1
Views: 2450

Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation

... question: Are there any morphological differences between the lower part of the respiratory tract and the nasopharynx? Maybe they have different epithelia with crude or soft properties? I am standing the flexibility of the bacterial pili and i was wondering if i could substantiate that in order ...

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by gkaz4
Mon Nov 08, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation
Replies: 0
Views: 1955

connective tissue

... some WBCs. It functions to wrap and cushion organs and its microphages phagocytize bacteria. Also, it holds tissue fluid. You find it under the epithelia of the body and it surrounds capillaries. Reticular Connective Tissue This, too, is a network of reticular fibers and reticular cells lie ...

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by anir14344
Fri Oct 08, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: connective tissue
Replies: 1
Views: 3818

Tissue cells and cancers.

... are chemoterapeutics and irradiation. This is valid for healthy tissues as well: radiation, for example, is highly dangerous for intestinal epithelia, but muscles and the brain can withstand much greater doses. b) The older the tissue / cell is the more likely it is to develop cancer. Embryos ...

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by biohazard
Tue Sep 21, 2010 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tissue cells and cancers.
Replies: 4
Views: 10119
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