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resembling a finger

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Gecko grip: Harvard University/Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) colleagues Jeffrey Karp and Robert hanger have created a biocompatible medical adhesive modeled after the fingerlike projections on the bottom of gecko feet.
Gecko grip: Harvard University/Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) colleagues Jeffrey Karp and Robert Langer have created a biocompatible medical adhesive modeled after the fingerlike projections on the bottom of gecko feet.
Uneven cuts delineated the curves of stable nubs, 2013, two fingerlike plywood pieces screwed to zinc brackets.
Many of the representatives of the subfamily Neanurinae have developed strong cuticular prominencies (named tubercles), which in extreme cases may take the form of fingerlike papillae (e.
These attacks lead to damage to the micro-villi, small fingerlike projections lining the small intestine that promote nutrient absorption.
Clinically, it is characterized by spicules (minute fingerlike keratin projections) with colors ranging from skin-colored to yellow or brown, varying in size (0.
dendrite--A fingerlike process of the neuron that receives information from neighboring neurons.
The extension here is due to reasons like fingerlike projections from the cyst wall into the marrow spaces, and enlarges slowly but relentlessly along the path of least resistance.
Cuticular spines fingerlike projections, pointed, occurring from level of posterior part of oral sucker or prepharynx to posterior extremity, unspined anteriorly (Fig.
Forams are abundant in present-day ocean sediments, where they use fingerlike extensions called pseudopods to engulf prey and to explore their surroundings.
This type of breast cancer, which can be separated into noninvasive and invasive types, includes cells arranged in small, fingerlike projections.
Fingerlike projections are seen at the periphery and into the surrounding tissue.
Its distinctive mesh-patterned bark and fingerlike leaves are home to beetles, finches, owls and other wildlife.
Notably, only 280 hectares of the 380-hectare site will be developed, reserving the waterfront and fingerlike extensions of parks and open spaces to interlace with urban development.
This supposedly "protective" action actually destroys the delicate, tiny, fingerlike intestinal villi that absorb nutrients.