... or balance from kinethesia. An inner ear
infection, for example, might impact the sense ... from sensory neurons located in the inner ear
(motion and orientation) and in the joints and ... (watching her feet) and vestibulum (or inner ear
) only. She eventually acquired a stiff and slow ...
Colon or large intestine
... of the human body:
... through the matrix. Cartilage is found in the joints, the rib cage , the ear
, the nose , in the throat and between intervertebral disks . There ... cartilage (also called yellow cartilage) is found in the pinna of the ear
and several tubes, such as the walls of the auditory and eustachian ...
... nerve impulses
Alan Hodgkin & Andrew Huxley , created modern understanding of nerve impulses
Georg von Bksy , research on the human ear
Bernard Katz , discovered how synapses work
Maurice Wilkins & Rosalind Franklin , pioneers of DNA crystallography
... through the weakening or loss of connections. For example, a man might be startled by the sound of a car alarm outside. Sensory cells in the ear
record the sound and send it to the brain where it activates neurons that control the man's muscles. But as the blaring alarm continues, those ...
... the maggots hatch and burrow into the flesh, distressing the animal and causing economic loss to the farmer, Otodectes cynotis , the cat ear
mite, responsible for Canker, and Gyrodactylus salaris , a monogenean parasite of salmon , which can wipe out populations which are not ....
... they are referred to as bones . Cartilage is another common component of skeletal systems, supporting and supplementing the skeleton. The human ear
and nose are shaped by cartilage. Some organisms have a skeleton consisting entirely of cartilage and without any calcified bones at all, for ...
... input about our movement and orientation in
space. Together with the cochlea, the auditory organ, it is situated in the
vestibulum in the inner ear
(Figure 1). As our movements consist of
rotations and translations, the vestibular system comprises two components:
the semicircular canals , which ...