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10 votes
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Where can I find the list of all tendons in the human body?

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How was the cama's life expectancy computed?

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396 views

What is this fruit found in a market in Uyuni, Bolivia at the end of December 2019? (orange skin, 4cm, white flesh)

8 votes
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850 views

Why use two stop UGA codons instead of one in the spike protein mRNA for the BioNTech/Pfizer SARS-CoV-2 vaccine?

7 votes
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460 views

What is the motivation behind the CCA -> CCU modification between SARS-CoV-2 and the mRNA vaccine when encoding the signal peptide?

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13k views

What is the difference between sinew and tendon?

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1 answer
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What percentage of the human genome hasn't been sequenced yet? If percentage estimates aren't precise, why is it difficult to estimate?

5 votes
1 answer
154 views

When does one decide to refer to a virus as a new variant?

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1 answer
358 views

What is this insect? (Location: Hong Kong; size: 8 mm long, 4 mm wide, 2 mm thick; color: black with some brown at center on the top)

2 votes
1 answer
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What advantages could there be for using the unseen variant chosen by He Jiankui instead of the naturally occurring CCR5-∆ 32 mutation?

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1 answer
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Is it possible to detect whether an organism has been gene edited (by humans)?

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What causes tenocytes to migrate from intact regions of tendon into the wound site, and how do they move?

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How does the strength of 3D printed tendons compare to original tendons?

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On vs. off-plant ripening: which one yields a more nutritious fruit?

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Why do tendons require over 100 days to make new collagen?

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2k views

What is the difference between "hamstring tendon" and "common hamstring tendon"?

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Is the tendon width determined by genetic predisposition, and if so, is genetics the sole factor?

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Does constant pressure cause muscle atrophy, and if so, why?

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869 views

Are differing shapes of the acromion congenital or acquired?

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1 answer
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Is "muscular attachment" synonymous to tendon? (when talking about the insertion of glutei medius and minimus to greater trochanter of the femur)

2 votes
1 answer
210 views

What is this snail? (Location: Bangkok, Thailan; size: 3 cm long, 5 mm wide; color: mostly black)

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202 views

What is this insect? (Location: Bangkok, Thailand; found on a rambutan; size: 8 mm long, 4 mm wide; color: black)

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Why did the protein structure prediction accuracy in terms of GDT-TS decrease from 2008 (CASP 8) to 2014 (CASP 11)?

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Can one assess muscle strength through imaging (e.g., MRI)? If so, though which type of imaging and how accurate is it?

1 vote
1 answer
117 views

What makes a rotator cuff tear symptomatic in humans?

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1 answer
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Where does the gluteus medius attach to the greater trochanter compared to the gluteus minimus attachment?

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1 answer
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How correlated are the lengths of tendons in different part of a human body?

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1 answer
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Does the term "upper extremity" include hands?

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What causes a tendinopathy to calcify?

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Why does it take 24 hours for tendons to give feedback on whether the loads they received were excessive?