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Radial

radial

(Science: botany) Of or pertaining to a radius or ray; consisting of, or like, radii or rays; radiated; as, the radial artery. Radial symmetry.

(Science: biology) See symmetry.

Origin: Cf. F. Radial. See Radius. Pertaining to a [[radius.


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Re: 6 fingers

... With the hand for example, the extra finger can be out beyond the little finger (which is called ulnar hexadactyly) or out beyond the thumb (radial hexadactyly) or, finally, between two of the normally expected fingers (intercalary hexadactyly). Far and away the most frequent form of hexadactyly ...

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by BrentElmer
Fri Jan 30, 2015 7:10 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: 6 fingers
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Analyzing lysozyme in biological fluids

Other papers I have looked at use radial immunodiffusion. Take a look at this: http://www.bindingsite.co.uk/uk/media/file/MKG3414E.pdf. Look at page 7, under lysozyme.

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by aptitude
Sun Sep 11, 2011 8:30 pm
 
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Topic: Analyzing lysozyme in biological fluids
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... This is how the abstract reads “The way in which the giant panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca, uses the radial sesamoid bone — its 'pseudo-thumb' — for grasping makes it one of the most extraordinary manipulation systems in mammalian evolution 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. ...

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

... This is how the abstract reads “The way in which the giant panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca, uses the radial sesamoid bone — its 'pseudo-thumb' — for grasping makes it one of the most extraordinary manipulation systems in mammalian evolution 1, 2, 3, ...

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by scottie
Fri Apr 22, 2011 12:25 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Help me for Biomimicry!

Hedgehogs? I would surmise that some of the sea urchins etc do, as their spines seem to be radial all over, so potentially could go in any direction, including over their mouths??

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by Julie5
Sat Dec 04, 2010 3:31 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help me for Biomimicry!
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