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respiratory

(Science: physiology) Pertaining to respiration.

Origin: L. Spirare = to breathe


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Best respiratory medium for oxygen?

If air is considered to be better as a respiratory medium than water because (among other reasons) it diffuses better in it (i.e. The air) why is a respiratory surface considered better if it is moist rather than dry (i.e. Covered in an appropriate ...

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by Titanium27
Sun Mar 15, 2015 8:55 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Best respiratory medium for oxygen?
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Views: 113

Stomata remain closed at night then respiration

... throughout the night? They may not be open throughout, but they don't need to be, any more than your mouth has to be open all the time for your respiratory needs. Night is also the best time to recharge the interior with carbon dioxide with minimized water loss.

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by Darby
Fri Nov 21, 2014 2:07 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomata remain closed at night then respiration
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Views: 2403

reproductive sytem

... throw you off a bit. Start by thinking big. Everything in the body needs oxygen and a blood supply, both of which link to the circulatory and respiratory systems. Whilst parts are autonomous the vast majority requires messages from the CNS to perform its functions correctly, linking it to ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:49 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
Replies: 1
Views: 5650

Re: Comprehensive List of long noncoding RNA(lncRNA) databases

This new database could be useful to many researchers interested in lncRNAs involved in respiratory infections caused by influenza and SARS-CoV viruses: (1) MONOCLdb , the MOuse NOnCode Lung database, a database for mouse long non-coding RNAs (lncRNA) involved in Influenza ...

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by monocldb
Sat Feb 08, 2014 7:22 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Comprehensive List of long noncoding RNA(lncRNA) databases
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Views: 3514

Diffusion and concentration gradient

Hello, We have been working on the respiratory system and once more this involved concentration gradients. I more or less understand how it works by now (it's been mentioned a lot in other systems as well) but what intrigues me is that the ...

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by Aymeric
Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:02 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Diffusion and concentration gradient
Replies: 7
Views: 9724
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