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(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to or resembling a net.

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Reasons for Skepticism on the Endosymbiosis?

... from an argument for endosymbiosis to one against it. These organelles are now acknowledged in the literature to be better understood as dynamic reticular structures (see this link for references). Electron micrographs displaying cross-sections of mitochondria portrayed the mitochondrion as a ...

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by SuperfluousAvatar
Thu Jan 12, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Reasons for Skepticism on the Endosymbiosis?
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Questions about Connective Tissue

... stretching." Don't these two quotes contradict each other? Or are they two separate things? 2) Do collagen fibers have the same function as reticular fibers? 3) Do "blasts" become "cytes" when the blasts become "trapped" or when the extracellular matrix is done ...

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by reyrey389
Wed Nov 16, 2011 8:34 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Questions about Connective Tissue
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Q re: Fibres

Collagen Fibres: Elastic Fibres: Reticular Fibres: Can someone explain them more simple than what I gathered online please. Thanks! taz b.

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by tazb
Wed Apr 06, 2011 11:36 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Q re: Fibres
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connective tissue

... and its microphages phagocytize bacteria. Also, it holds tissue fluid. You find it under the epithelia of the body and it surrounds capillaries. Reticular Connective Tissue This, too, is a network of reticular fibers and reticular cells lie on it. Its function is to form a soft internal skeleton ...

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by anir14344
Fri Oct 08, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: connective tissue
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Views: 3818

using your brain?

The various structures of the brain: medulla, reticular formation, thalamus, cerebellum, hippocampus, amygdala, hypothalamus, and the cerebral cortex, including the frontal lobe, occipital lobe, parietal lobe, and temporal lobe. To reinforce the ...

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by tomkkk
Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: using your brain?
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