... of the upper abdomen. The liver lies anterior to the gallbladder and superior
to the right kidney .
The liver is supplied by two major blood vessels: ... lobes between the right and left. These are the caudate lobe (the more superior
), and below this the quadrate lobe.
From behind, the lobes are divided ...
Magnetic resonance imaging
... in children receiving multiple examinations.
While CT provides superior
spatial resolution (the ability to distinguish two structures an ... protracted operation.
Radiation Therapy Simulation
Because of MRI's superior
imaging of soft tissues, it is now being utilized to specifically locate ...
C4 carbon fixation
... C4 , see C4 (disambiguation)
C 4 carbon fixation is a common metabolic pathway found in land plants ( C4 plants ). They are competitively superior
to plants possessing the more common C3 pathway under the conditions of drought, high temperatures and nitrogen limitation. The C 4 cycle allows for ...
... above 60. Brains of children with Down syndrome are usually small and underweight. The cerebellum and brain stem are unusually small, as is the superior
temporal gyrus . Educational progress may also be damaged by illness and disabilities, such as recurring infectious diseases , heart problems, poor ...
... to find and exploit an ecological niche — and species become extinct when are no longer able to survive in changing conditions or against superior
competition. A typical species becomes extinct within 10 million years of its first appearance, although some species survive virtually unchanged ...
... it is morally imperative to treat these agents with respect. In this worldview, humans are considered a denizen, or part, of nature, rather than superior
to or separate from it. In such societies, ritual is considered essential for survival as it wins the favor of the spirits of one's source of food, ...
... diabetic nephropathy . These studies have demonstrated beyond doubt that, if it is possible for a patient, so-called intensive insulinotherapy is superior
to conventional insulinotherapy . However, close control of blood glucose levels (as in intensive insulinotherapy) does require care and ...
... are two organs located in the posterior part of the abdomen . There is one on each side of the spine just below the liver and spleen . superior
to each kidney is an adrenal gland (also called the suprarenal gland ).
The kidneys are retroperitoneal, which means they lie behind the ...
... protein bound, carbon metabolic, nucleic acid replicated, protein readout system
"a system of inferior negative feedbacks subordinated to a superior
positive feedback " ( J. theor Biol. 2001 )
Tom Kinch's definition of life as a highly organized auto-cannibalizing system naturally emerging from ...
... mammalian species. Further, Sir Arthur Keith (in A New Theory of Evolution ) said that "racism" could be adaptive because it enables groups with superior
genetic characteristics to inbreed and preserve genetic advantages. If these arguments are right, racism might be adaptive.
Such theories are ...
... to each other, and are called horizontal , anterior , and
posterior canal. (Alternatively, they may be referred to as
lateral , superior
, and inferior , respectively.)
The canals are cleverly arranged in such a way that each canal on the left
side has an ...