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undergo resorption

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Scar tissue is then reabsorbed by the body and replaced by new tissue that is stronger and more flexible than scar tissue.
Set in the fictional Northern village of Roarton, it stars newcomer Luke Newberry as Kieren Walker, a teenage zombie who is reabsorbed into society.
Looking first at medical polymers that can be reabsorbed into the body, then at those that cannot, mechanical engineers and materials scientists and engineers analyze the reliability and durability of the materials, and identify factors that influence those qualities.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Engineers demonstrated that hydrogen can be released and reabsorbed from a promising storage material, overcoming a major hurdle to its use as an alternative fuel source.
2011 also saw a turnaround in the market for LNG, which, impacted by the Fukushima disaster, saw its previous "bubble" reabsorbed.
In this process, non-waste contents such as glucose and amino acids are reabsorbed.
The law requires a set amount of space, and that it be part of the main structure, so that, once the occupant left, or the home was sold, it did not become rental property, but was reabsorbed into the home's living area, Pare said.
Shorter traffic jams that are reabsorbed faster have an environmental advantage too.
Osteoporosis occurs when the body fails to form enough new bone, when too much old bone is reabsorbed by the body, or both.
This needle houses a small laser catheter which is able to send brief, powerful bursts of laser energy into the vein, causing it to shrink, seal, and get reabsorbed back into the body.
With most ewes now at the critical implantation stage of pregnancy, any nutritional stress can cause embryos to be reabsorbed.
It is believed that blocking SGLT2 significantly increases the amount of glucose excreted in the urine that would otherwise be reabsorbed into the blood after passing through the kidneys.
In patients with type 2 diabetes who have hyperglycemia, a greater amount of glucose is filtered and reabsorbed by the kidneys, which contributes to sustained hyperglycemia in diabetes.
Those who are not reabsorbed will be employed by ground services at the second airport in the north at Lefkoniko, the running of which has just been awarded to fugitive tycoon Asil Nadir.
In the kidney, chloride is filtered from plasma at the glomeruli and passively reabsorbed, along with sodium ions, in the proximal tubules.