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Fingersucking

sucking of the finger. This is one of the most common manipulations of the body found in young children.


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Trying to prove height increase...need help

... of the synovial cavity. I can compare individual bones between one finger than another(although the difference is much harder to see). My fingers do have osteophytes and the bone change in length in size is not typical of normal finger growth. It is for instance much wider than normal. ...

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by MiniGolfer
Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:09 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to prove height increase...need help
Replies: 2
Views: 842

Cell regulation/death

If you're talking about shaping the body (e.g. making fingers on fetus), that process requires programmed cell death. The mammalian cells require growth hormones and other signals to proliferate and live. If they lack them, or they receive signal to ...

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by JackBean
Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:32 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
Replies: 2
Views: 1926

Atavism

... evolved from spiders. But they don't claim that, and rightly so, because everyone knows humans didn't evolve from spiders. Baby born with 24 fingers and toes And look at the case of a baby boy born with 24 fingers and toes, reported by the BBC and other media outlets on February 5, 2009. ...

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by Sumanth001
Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:40 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Atavism
Replies: 4
Views: 2851

Re: A little help

... confusing depending on where you read. As far as organs used by individuals? Not really, in regards to this area I was really talking about fingers, limbs etc. It is an interesting note that i have read that there is an organ in the male nose used to detect the estrus of females that is ...

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by Grisner
Thu Jun 27, 2013 5:23 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A little help
Replies: 5
Views: 2120

How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes

... labs and we see airborne contaminants very, very rarely - the contamination is almost always from poorly sterilized loops or from their own butter-fingers!). That being said, the lids are best kept open as little as possible still - after all there is always a chance that something drops on your ...

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by biohazard
Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:56 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes
Replies: 8
Views: 4548
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