Tag: "stripes" at medical news
Precautious Measure Help Tolerate Nausea In Patients
... sat on a stool inside a drum marked with vertical stripes
– viewing the drum’s rotation induced the illusion of self-motion. The drum was rotated at a constant speed for 16 minutes, unless participants asked that it be stopped early. While the drum was rotating, an intercom system was used to ask particip...
Genetic Mutation in Mice Suggests Extinct Mammoth Had Light and Dark Fur
...rd understanding how color patterns, such as zebra stripes
and leopard spots, are generated in animals. And it raises the possibility that other vertebrates, such as mammoths, also evolved similar color variations using the same genetic mutation. In a companion paper published in the same issue of Science,...
Treating Tetracycline Stains Made More Affordable With New Treatment
...th. Other stains appear in a pattern of horizontal stripes
of varying intensity. Also, during the same time period (before1980) many children may have been given the drug and had the same stains. Often dentists can tell if a child had a high fever, just by looking at the stain pattern on their patient's teet...
Lizard Mothers Dress Their Progeny to Ensure Success in Later Life
... hatch from those eggs, creating either lengthwise stripes
down their backs or bars stretching from side to side. Whether they get stripes
or bars depends on the genes for other traits. 'This is the first example in which exposure to the...