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In following up their data glasses for measuring blood sugar, Google is focussing on further diagnostic technologies. The forgers of innovation want to, by using nanoparticles and external devices, ... [more]

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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Digital Anatomy
The digital anatomy is a subfield of anatomy which deals with the processing of human body structures into a computer-accessible format.

Hintergrund
The digital anatomy avails itself of illustrative as well as linguistic methods. On the one hand ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Diaphysis
The diaphysis is the part of the bone in between both metaphysises; the shaft of the human tubular bone.
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Standard anatomical position
The standard anatomical position defines in fields of anatomy an imaginary plane which runs horizontally through the human skull. It was defined 1882 by anthropologists on a congress in Frankfurt am Main.

Anatomy
The standard anatomical position ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Descriptive Anatomy
Descriptive anatomy is the name of a method or approach in the fields of anatomy which is distinguished by its mere descriptive approach on the structures of the human body.

Background
The descriptive anatomy is the most original form of anatomy. ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Muscle
Muscles are the contractile organs of the human body which serve moving parts of the body actively. They consist of muscular tissue, one of the 4 basic tissues of the human body.

Classification
Histologically, three different muscular tissues can ... [more]
12 hours ago
Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Iliococcygeus muscle
The iliococcygeus muscle refers to the lateral part of the musculus levator ani which belongs to pelvic diaphragm.

Anatomy
The pelvic diaphragm (diaphragma pelivs) is the inner muscle layer which consists of the musculus levator ani (M. ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Musculus austriacus
The musculus austriacus consists of three parts. These parts are, in an order from proximal to distal:
Musculus gemellus superior Musculus obturatorius internus Musculus gemellus inferiorIn common, informal language these three muscles are referred ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Subcostal muscles
The subcostal muscles are skeletal muscles which belong to the intercostal muscular system.

Alignment
The subcostal muscles derive from the musculi intercostales interni. Their fibers proceed in the same direction. They originate near to the ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Human body
The human body is the material component of the human. It is an organic construct, merged out of cells which owns a genetic defined, complete shape.

Background
A body can be alive or inanimate. An inanimate human body is referred to as corpse and ... [more]
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Jessica Schnase has edited the Flexikon article Articular meniscus
The articular meniscus consists of fibrous cartilage and dense connective tissue whose fibers are aligned in a parallel way and divide the articular cavity into two compartments. Concerning the transversal slice, the joint body (discus articularis) ... [more]
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