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Skeletal system

Skeletal system

The bones and cartilages of the body.

Synonym: systema skeletale.

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Virus Questions [Science Fiction]

... race that's entirely composed of a single virus, right down to the skeletal system composed of dead variants assembled in a manner best suited for density and support. ...

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by Tenebrae
Tue Nov 25, 2014 4:43 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Virus Questions [Science Fiction]
Replies: 3
Views: 1558

"Compendium of all muscle data" text resouce?

... stats for as much of the following as possible for each individual skeletal muscle in the human anatomy: Language -origin -LOO definition Shape ... Length or ratio of muscle -Typical Length of fibers -Typical fuel system reliance (determined off of biomechanical placement and architecture..CPr, ...

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by aj415
Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:33 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: "Compendium of all muscle data" text resouce?
Replies: 0
Views: 5123

Re: 5 best proofs of evolution

... pains), and to tell us about the world. A great deal of our education system, particularly the post-secondary curriculum, is organized as science ... me cite a common example: many animals have what we call an internal skeletal structure featuring a backbone and skull. We call these animals ...

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by Raven7899
Sun May 27, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 270130


... important). 4-skeleton and movement:a single cell cannot have a good skeletal system along with a good locomotor system at the same time(related to cytoskeleton and contractile ...

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by mieuses
Sun Nov 13, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cells
Replies: 9
Views: 6488

Bone remodelling

... plasma calcium homeostasis. The regulation of bone remodeling is both systemic and local. The major systemic regulators include parathyroid hormone ... formation to follow each cycle of bone resorption, thus maintaining skeletal integrity. http://www.iofbonehealth.org/health-professionals/about-osteoporosis/basic-bone-biology.html

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by matrix23
Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:08 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
Replies: 11
Views: 36329
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