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Lining cells

Lining cell --> littoral cell

The cells lining the lymphatic sinuses of lymph nodes and the blood sinuses of bone marrow.

Synonym: lining cell.

Origin: L. Littoralis, the seashore

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Plant and animal cells.

One of the distinguishing features of animals is that their cells do not have the thick outer lining known as a cell wall. Plant cells have a cell wall, as do fungi cells. Why would such a ...

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by Alhabib
Tue May 08, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Plant and animal cells.
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Re: Genetics/Cell division/ Mutation

... In this type of cell division, the resulting "daughter" cells are genetically identical to the parent cell. Mitosis happens all over ... replacing damaged or aged tissue. According to this Q&A , the cells lining your small intestine get replaced every week. So, mitosis provides ...

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by Luxorien
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Genetics/Cell division/ Mutation
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Views: 3528

Re: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... They are cleaved by the hydrochloric acid secreted by parietal cells in the stomach to pepsin and trypsin (both secreted by chief cells). ... by bicarbonate because the acid will damage the enyzmes and the lining of the intestine. Now, only in specific cases such as chronic heart ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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Views: 42642

Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution

... because of pH. 7)The Digestive System If we were to take away the bile lining our digestive system, the stomach acid would burn through the cell ... cell, if dropped in this acid, would be instantly killed. Early cells that might try to contain this acid or who merely come in contact with ...

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by Tomn
Tue Oct 11, 2011 12:49 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution
Replies: 52
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... caused by high arterial pressure - hypertension. Smooth muscle cells proliferate at the site of damage and then lipids and cholesterol are ... increased deposition of cholesterol. Atheromatous plaques roughen the lining of the artery and disturb the flow of blood, which can stimulate the ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
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