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Way shaft

way shaft

1. (Science: machinery) A rock shaft.

2. (Science: chemical) An interior shaft, usually one connecting two levels.


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Re: Hair and DNA

... cells of the hair (meaning that the hair needs to be plucked with its 'roots') since these are the only living cells of the hair. The actual hair shaft contains no living cells or DNA and cannot be used for DNA identification. If you need to find out more about DNA testing you can visit our website ...

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by BestDNA
Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:36 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Hair and DNA
Replies: 31
Views: 65722

Hair that moves

Hair shaft disorders may lead to brittleness and uncombable hair. In general the hair feels dry and lusterless. Hair shaft abnormalities may occur as localized or generalized disorders. Genetic predisposition or exogenous factors ...

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by ebianco
Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:05 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 14778

fiber/hair moving thru water

... exposure to these strong hair treatments weakens the overall strength of the hair fiber. Gradual weakening of the hair fibers is involved in hair shaft defects and hair disorders like pili torti and monilethrix. Pili Torti Pili torti(trichokinesis, corkscrew hair) is the general name for rigidly ...

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by ebianco
Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:03 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 14778

Human Hair DNA

I think that you're right (I'm not positive), that with DNA amplification techniques, the small amount from a hair shaft can be used for analysis.

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by Darby
Thu Apr 05, 2012 4:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Hair DNA
Replies: 2
Views: 1872

Fats within the bone marrow of long bones

... completely before i CT scan it. Initially when I did it, i got something (may be a tissue of unknown type or a fat within the marrow) along the shaft which hampered my modelling process. And I have to take a new bone and start again. Don't know what structure was it along the shaft. I treated ...

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by Zartasha
Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:59 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fats within the bone marrow of long bones
Replies: 2
Views: 2079
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