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La resistencia a la insulina para los diabéticos tipo 2 se pudo eliminar mediante un inhibidor enzimático en un modelo de ratón. Si se logra trasladar los resultados a los seres humanos, ... [más]

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Es el sueño de la humanidad desde tiempos inmemoriales: invertir el proceso de envejecimiento. Un grupo de neurocientíficos muestra ahora que las proteínas de la sangre del cordón umbilical ... [más]

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Greased Lightning! (Well, sort of) - Image of the Week – May 29, 2017 - CIL:41655 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41655

Greased Lightning! (Well, sort of) - Image of the Week – May 29, 2017 CIL:41655 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41655 Description: Video showing Vorticella (bell-shaped protozoans), ciliates attached to filamentous alga. The myoneme ... [más]
Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Decomposition of bodies en el Flexikon
The decomposition of bodies is caused by bacterial enzymes anaerobically breaking down tissues.

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In contrast to decay, the decomposition of bodies is a reductive process. The starting point are intravital microbial populations, of which the ... [más]
Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Jejunum en el Flexikon
The jejunum is the 2-2.5 meters long middle part of the small intestine, situated between duodenum and ileum. Its structure is characterized by intestinal glands (crypts of Lieberkühn) and high circular folds.

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Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Ammon's horn en el Flexikon
Ammon's horn is a part of the hippocampus that forms a longitudinal bulge on the inferior horn of the lateral ventricle. It's considered a part of the limbic system.
Sometimes the term Ammon's horn is used to describe the whole ... [más]
Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Pineal gland en el Flexikon
The pineal gland is an endocrine gland – located in the epithalamus – which produces melatonin, depending on light conditions.

Anatomy
As a part of the epithalamus, the pineal gland is located on the posterior wall of the brain's third ... [más]
Flora Vinbert ha publicado el artículo Head en el Flexikon
The head is the uppermost part of the human body that hosts the brain, the food uptake organs, the access to the airways and important sensory organs.

Anatomy
The bony base of the head is the skull, which is mobile on the cervical spine and secured ... [más]
Flora Vinbert ha editado el artículo Supravitality en el Flexikon
Supravitality is the period during which certain organs or tissues are still intact even after irreversible ischemia. The term is used in forensic medicine and thanatology.

Background
Following the irreversible loss of function of the brain (brain ... [más]
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Will my ectopics weaken my heart?

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Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Generalized anxiety disorder en el Flexikon
Generalized anxiety disorder is a certain kind of anxiety disorder which is characterized by fear that becomes uncontrollable.

Symptoms
Affected patients live in constant worry and anxious apprehension concerning all areas of daily life. Thoughts ... [más]
Konstantin Weil ha publicado el artículo Supravitality en el Flexikon
Supravitality is the period during which certain organs or tissues are still intact even after irreversible ischemia. The term is used in forensic medicine and thanatology.

Background
Following the irreversible loss of function of the brain (brain ... [más]