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(Science: anatomy) A region, principally one of some length, specifically a collection or bundle of nerve fibres having the same origin, function and termination (tractus) or a number of organs, arranged in series, subserving a common function.

Origin: L. Tractus

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Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms

... pests hardly even requires much infrastructure in-country to grow and distribute. On top of that, just think, protein that doesn’t require large tracts of land, which is a major obstacle in many starving countries. P.S. If anyone lives in Asia, I will pay to get some bamboo aphids. P.S.S In America, ...

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by erialsneider
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms
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... with same ion exchange ? ( Na+ goes inside and K+ goes outside the neuron) My question has nothing to do with the brain , just related to the tracts.

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by MedMad
Thu Oct 03, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Neurons..?!?
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Views: 766

Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... it's not food poisoning because it happens often yet your confused by this eggy foul smell. If left undiagnosed you can ulcerate your digestive tracts and loose weight. If your a cigarette smoker abuse cannabis or alcohol to help you sleep or even eat acidic foods you'll wake up in the middle ...

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by ElieSiag
Wed Feb 29, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
Replies: 35
Views: 137601

Digestion Among the Sexes

I was wondering, what are the differences - minor or major - between the gastrointestinal tracts of men and women? I would imagine the different reproductive systems might cause some differences.

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by cjackson
Mon Nov 28, 2011 9:48 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Digestion Among the Sexes
Replies: 3
Views: 1381

Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation

... in order for a bacterium to colonize the nasopharynx epithelia (mucus) should be more flexible than colonizing the lower parts of the respiratory tracts. Thank you all in avdance :)

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by gkaz4
Mon Nov 08, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation
Replies: 0
Views: 1960
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