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medial

The side of the body or bdy part that is nearer to the middle or centre (median) of the body. For example, when referring to the knee, medial would mean the side of the knee that is closest to the other knee the opposite of medial is lateral.


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... as part of a functional unit of manipulation. The radial sesamoid bone and the accessory carpal bone form a double pincer-like apparatus in the medial and lateral sides of the hand, respectively, enabling the panda to manipulate objects with great dexterity . (my emphasis)” The panda has specific ...

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by scottie
Mon May 09, 2011 9:44 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... as part of a functional unit of manipulation. The radial sesamoid bone and the accessory carpal bone form a double pincer-like apparatus in the medial and lateral sides of the hand, respectively, enabling the panda to manipulate objects with great dexterity. (my emphasis)” The panda has specific ...

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by scottie
Fri Apr 22, 2011 12:25 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 893163

Arrested Mitosis

... will be damaged by missing renewal. However i don't know if there are some other immediate effects also for non-dividing cells. Probably from a medial point of view the situation is far more complex. Hope it helped you somehow!

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by sorin
Fri Oct 15, 2010 12:06 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Arrested Mitosis
Replies: 2
Views: 3333

Extraocular Muscles

My anatomy book is a bit confusing...in the margins, it says that the: lateral rectus moves the eye laterally medial rectus moves the eye medially superior rectus elevates the eye and turns it medially inferior rectus depresses eye and turns it medially inferior oblique elevates ...

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by fiercedeity085
Sat Apr 18, 2009 3:21 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Extraocular Muscles
Replies: 2
Views: 5250

Re: controling Nerve of the Brain? Which One

... of the myocardial muscle, the electrical signals are propogated the same way a defibulator works: a signal originates in the muscle fibres on the medial superior end and terminate on the inferior lateral aspect, this way it ensures the right sequence of events in heart rhythm. The sinoatrial node ...

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by daveinhampton
Tue Feb 10, 2009 5:03 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: controling Nerve of the Brain? Which One
Replies: 8
Views: 16324
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