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Raphael Klinkhammer has published the Flexikon article Lumbar nerve
Nervi lumbales refers to the 5 paired spinal nerves, which emerge from the lumbar spinal column. The associated spinal cord segments are numbered L1 to L5.

Anatomy
The nervi lumbales branch out - immediately after leaving the foramen ... [more]
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Somewhere Over the .... - Image of the Week - May 2, 2016 - CIL:42752 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/42752

Description: Confocal image of an axonal rainbow of oculomotor nerve motor axons from a "Brainbow" mouse brain, with each neuron expressing a distinct color. In Brainbow mice, neurons randomly choose combinations of red, yellow and cyan fluorescent ... [more]
Flora Vinbert has published the Flexikon article Lymphatic vessel system
The lymphatic vessel system is a one-way system in the human body composed of lymph vessels, whose main function is the return transport of tissue fluid (lymph) from the periphery into the central circulation.
The lymphatic vessel system is part of ... [more]
Raphael Klinkhammer has published the Flexikon article Lung
The lung is a respiration serving organ existing as part of a pair. It takes oxygen from the breath and exports carbon dioxide as the end product of body metabolism from the body. True lungs occur in humans and in air-breathing ... [more]
Alexandra Schritz has edited the Flexikon article Knee joint
The knee is the articulated connection between the femur (femur), tibia (tibia) and patella (patella).

Anatomy
Structure of the joint
The knee joint is made up of two parts. The articulation of the femur and tibia is termed femoro-tibial joint ... [more]
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Image of the Week - April 25, 2016 CIL:42753 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/42753

Image of the Week - April 25, 2016   CIL:42753 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/42753   Description: Confocal image of pastel neurons in the hippocampus of a "Brainbow" mouse brain, with each neuron expressing a distinct color. In Brainbow ... [more]
Alexandra Schritz has edited the Flexikon article Knee joint
The knee is the articulated connection between the femur (femur), tibia (tibia) and patella (patella).

Anatomy
Structure of the joint
The knee joint is made up of two parts. The articulation of the femur and tibia is termed femoro-tibial joint ... [more]
Alexandra Schritz has published the Flexikon article Knee joint
The knee is the articulated connection between the femur (femur), tibia (tibia) and patella (patella).

Anatomy
Structure of the joint
The knee joint is made up of two parts. The articulation of the femur and tibia is termed femoro-tibial joint ... [more]
Flora Vinbert has edited the Flexikon article Rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammation system disease, which occurs in the interior skin (synovium), of a joint and causes a clinical picture of a polyarthritis. Optionally, other organs may be affected. The disease shows an episodal ... [more]
Flora Vinbert has published the Flexikon article Humerus
The humerus is the longest bone of the upper limb. It consists of an almost cylindrical body (corpus humeri), each having a proximal and distal end section (extremitas proximalis et distalis).

Proximal end section (extremitas proximalis)
At the ... [more]