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Small men carry an increased risk of going bald early. This is shown by a study in which human geneticists studied the genomes of 20,000 men. Their data also shows that premature hair loss is ... [more]

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There are people who feel a strong need to be disabled: they want to live without a leg, paralysed, to be blind or deaf. Studies suggest that changes in the brain play a role. How can doctors ... [more]

Raphael Klinkhammer has published the Flexikon article Immune system
The immune system is the defense system of biological organisms against foreign substances or living creatures. It differs between the bodyís own and foreign structures, and it thereby serves the maintenance of individual integrity. Not only humans ... [more]
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I Gotta Split! Image of the Week - May 22, 2017 - CIL:204 -

CIL:204 - Description: Lily mitosis. A light microscope image of a cell from the endosperm of an African globe lily Haemanthus (Scadoxus) katherinae. This is one frame of a sequence that shows all phases of ... [more]
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Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Midbrain
The midbrain is part of the brain stem and is located between pons and diencephalon.

The midbrain can be divided into three layers:
from a ventral point of view, the cerebral crura are visible below them lies the tegmentum the dorsal ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Vermiform appendix
The vermiform appendix, or just appendix is a worm-shaped, approximately 10 centimeters long protruding bulge of the cecum which is mainly made up of lymphatic tissue.

The appendix is located in the lower right quadrant of the abdomen in ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Submandibular gland
The submandibular gland is one of the three major salivary glands of the head.

The submandibular gland is located in the submandibular triangle, lodged between the lower jaw (mandibula) and the anterior and posterior bellies of the ... [more]
Anne Düchting has edited the Flexikon article Internal capsule
The internal capsule is part of the cerebrum (telencephalon). Its medial limit is the caudate nucleus and the thalamus. Lateral to the internal capsule lie the putamen and pallidum.
The internal capsule consists of white matter, it contains ... [more]
Konstantin Weil has published the Flexikon article Posterior funiculus
The posterior funiculus is a part of the spinal cord's white matter which is situated between its posterior and posterior median sulci.

Neural pathways
The posterior funiculus contains the ascending spinobulbar tract which is made up of the ... [more]