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Skin physiology

skin physiology

The functions of the skin in the human and animal body. It includes the pigmentation of the skin and its appendages.

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... faster with large diameter, there should be a math equation in your physiology book that deals with current and areas. What about those neurons that are on, say, the skin? How do they get stimulated? I am using those as an example because they would not ...

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by AbducensNucleus
Sun Aug 12, 2012 3:28 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: [NEUROSCIENCE]-Two Questions about AP Propagation
Replies: 5
Views: 6341

Evolution and environment question--breathing, etc

... - environmental change shifts your location on the spectrum of possible physiology for a given genetic background, and genetic change shifts the ... would come as an adaptation to UV exposure - probably a lower rate of skin cancer and eye damage, and probably lighter skin. Until the lighter ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue May 29, 2012 4:32 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution and environment question--breathing, etc
Replies: 3
Views: 4618

vertebrate physiology

... my answers, these are the ones I'm not sure about. THANKS. The tissue type repsonsible for protection of the body from the external environment? -skin, epithelium or integument? I am thinking epithehelium -------------------------------------------------------------- Which best explains why long ...

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by Nicolodn
Fri Nov 12, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: vertebrate physiology
Replies: 1
Views: 5109

Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?

... I actually thought I had had some sort of stroke. I had tingling skin - a creeping feeling on the skin like the start of flu - muscle twitching, ... by my GP. I now know some classes of antibiotics affect bacterial cell physiology. Their mechanism of action at the cellular level is to selectively ...

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by Lesley998
Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:56 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?
Replies: 23
Views: 91088


... the discussed phenotype (and this effect is important when it comes to skin color, less marked for hair color), your genes set some limits to those ... their life up north and loads of fish in their diet, ...), genetics and physiology.

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by canalon
Thu Sep 04, 2008 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deleted
Replies: 23
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