Tag: "semicircular" at biology news
Stimulation of the semicircular canals can artificially control human walking and balance
...at normally communicate signals from the so-called semicircular
canals, structures that are part of the vestibular... body to--the direction of gravity. However, the semicircular
canals that the researchers stimulated to control walking and balance detect rotational movements of...
Reconstructing the biology of extinct species: A new approach
... important part of its organ of balance, the three semicircular
canals of the inner ear on each side of the skull....document the relationship of the dimensions of the semicircular
canals to locomotion. These structures are filled with a fluid, which moves within the canals when ...