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Physiological

Definition

"adjective

(1) Of, or pertaining to physiology or normal functioning of an organism.

(2) (pharmacology) Pertaining to the action of a drug when introduced to a healthy person (to contrast from the therapeutic action).


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Related forms: physiologically (adverb)

Synonym: physiologic


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How to stimulate hepatocyte proliferation in vivo

The physiological method is pregnancy. After pregnancy, liver size and weight will be increase about 50% in female mice. If you want to use a nature method, you can try this one, but only female mice can be used. You can find ...

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by animodel123
Wed Mar 18, 2015 6:55 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: How to stimulate hepatocyte proliferation in vivo
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Delayed Implantation

I believe the blastocyst remains floating in the uterus until the necessary physiological changes occur that promote the attachment of the blastocyst to the uterine wall

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by BasicBiology
Mon Nov 10, 2014 7:55 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Delayed Implantation
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Views: 540

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"intensity of emotion increases with a decrease in speed" (of the film.) This does not make physiological sense to me. Strong emotions are immediate, accompanied by an adrenalin rush. Think of horror films. In every field there is easy work/activity and difficult ...

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by sushil_yadav
Sat Mar 08, 2014 4:20 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
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Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment

"intensity of emotion increases with a decrease in speed" (of the film.) This does not make physiological sense to me. Strong emotions are immediate, accompanied by an adrenalin rush. Think of horror films. They always work best if the shock is unexpected and happens ...

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by animartco
Fri Mar 07, 2014 1:58 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
Replies: 45
Views: 61142

Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... subject at http://www.nature.com/scitable/knowledge/library/the-diversity-of-behavior-15129167 Animal behavior is also influenced by physiological mechanisms. Chemicals known as corticosteroids often become elevated in individuals during stressful conditions. Under these circumstances ...

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by Gannet
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:43 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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