BIRDS that hunt and kill other animals, especially higher vertebrates, for food. They include the FALCONIFORMES order, or diurnal birds of prey, comprised of EAGLES, falcons, HAWKS, and others, as well as the STRIGIFORMES order, or nocturnal birds of prey, which includes OWLS.
Large members of the FALCONIFORMES order of birds, family Accipitridae, most especially the genera Aquila, Haliaeetus, Harpia, and Circaetus. They are characterized by their powerful talons, which carry long, curved, pointed claws and by their opposable hindtoe.
An order of diurnal BIRDS of prey, including EAGLES; HAWKS; buzzards; vultures; and falcons.
A serine threonine kinase that controls a wide range of growth-related cellular processes. The protein is referred to as the target of RAPAMYCIN due to the discovery that SIROLIMUS (commonly known as rapamycin) forms an inhibitory complex with TACROLIMUS BINDING PROTEIN 1A that blocks the action of its enzymatic activity.
Common name for many members of the FALCONIFORMES order, family Accipitridae, generally smaller than EAGLES, and containing short, rounded wings and a long tail.
Macromolecular complexes formed from the association of defined protein subunits.
A broad category of carrier proteins that play a role in SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION. They generally contain several modular domains, each of which having its own binding activity, and act by forming complexes with other intracellular-signaling molecules. Signal-transducing adaptor proteins lack enzyme activity, however their activity can be modulated by other signal-transducing enzymes
A family of ribosomal protein S6 kinases that are considered the major physiological kinases for RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6. Unlike RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 KINASES, 90KDa the proteins in this family are sensitive to the inhibitory effects of RAPAMYCIN and contain a single kinase domain. They are referred to as 70kDa proteins, however ALTERNATIVE SPLICING of mRNAs for proteins in this class also results in 85kDa variants being formed.
A class of monomeric, low molecular weight (20-25 kDa) GTP-binding proteins that regulate a variety of intracellular processes. The GTP bound form of the protein is active and limited by its inherent GTPase activity, which is controlled by an array of GTPase activators, GDP dissociation inhibitors, and guanine nucleotide exchange factors. This enzyme was formerly listed as EC
Linear POLYPEPTIDES that are synthesized on RIBOSOMES and may be further modified, crosslinked, cleaved, or assembled into complex proteins with several subunits. The specific sequence of AMINO ACIDS determines the shape the polypeptide will take, during PROTEIN FOLDING, and the function of the protein.
Instinctual behavior pattern in which food is obtained by killing and consuming other species.
A macrolide compound obtained from Streptomyces hygroscopicus that acts by selectively blocking the transcriptional activation of cytokines thereby inhibiting cytokine production. It is bioactive only when bound to IMMUNOPHILINS. Sirolimus is a potent immunosuppressant and possesses both antifungal and antineoplastic properties.
Injuries caused by electric currents. The concept excludes electric burns (BURNS, ELECTRIC), but includes accidental electrocution and electric shock.
In some animals, the jaws together with their horny covering. The beak usually refers to the bill of birds in which the whole varies greatly in form according of the food and habits of the bird. While the beak refers most commonly to birds, the anatomical counterpart is found also in the turtle, squid, and octopus. (From Webster, 3d ed & Storer, et al., General Zoology, 6th ed, p491, 755)
An order of BIRDS with the common name owls characterized by strongly hooked beaks, sharp talons, large heads, forward facing eyes, and facial disks. While considered nocturnal RAPTORS, some owls do hunt by day.
Flat keratinous structures found on the skin surface of birds. Feathers are made partly of a hollow shaft fringed with barbs. They constitute the plumage.
Common name for an extinct species of the Homo genus. Fossils have been found in Europe and Asia. Genetic evidence suggests that limited interbreeding with modern HUMANS (Homo sapiens) took place.
A family of ribosomal protein S6 kinases that are structurally distinguished from RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 KINASES, 70-KDA by their apparent molecular size and the fact they contain two functional kinase domains. Although considered RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 KINASES, members of this family are activated via the MAP KINASE SIGNALING SYSTEM and have been shown to act on a diverse array of substrates that are involved in cellular regulation such as RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 and CAMP RESPONSE ELEMENT-BINDING PROTEIN.
The motion of air relative to the earth's surface.
Transport proteins that carry specific substances in the blood or across cell membranes.
The introduction of a phosphoryl group into a compound through the formation of an ester bond between the compound and a phosphorus moiety.
The motion of air currents.
Animals considered to be wild or feral or not adapted for domestic use. It does not include wild animals in zoos for which ANIMALS, ZOO is available.
A family of enzymes that catalyze the conversion of ATP and a protein to ADP and a phosphoprotein.
A family of protein serine/threonine kinases which act as intracellular signalling intermediates. Ribosomal protein S6 kinases are activated through phosphorylation in response to a variety of HORMONES and INTERCELLULAR SIGNALING PEPTIDES AND PROTEINS. Phosphorylation of RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 by enzymes in this class results in increased expression of 5' top MRNAs. Although specific for RIBOSOMAL PROTEIN S6 members of this class of kinases can act on a number of substrates within the cell. The immunosuppressant SIROLIMUS inhibits the activation of ribosomal protein S6 kinases.
Periodic movements of animals in response to seasonal changes or reproductive instinct. Hormonal changes are the trigger in at least some animals. Most migrations are made for reasons of climatic change, feeding, or breeding.
The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.
An animal or plant species in danger of extinction. Causes can include human activity, changing climate, or change in predator/prey ratios.
Peptides released by NEURONS as intercellular messengers. Many neuropeptides are also hormones released by non-neuronal cells.

Effects of electromagnetic fields on photophasic circulating melatonin levels in American kestrels. (1/67)

Birds reproduce within electromagnetic fields (EMFs) from transmission lines. Melatonin influences physiologic and behavioral processes that are critical to survival, and melatonin has been equivocally suppressed by EMFs in mammalian species. We examined whether EMFs affect photophasic plasma melatonin in reproducing adult and fledgling American kestrels (Falco sparverius), and whether melatonin was correlated with body mass to explain previously reported results. Captive kestrel pairs were bred under control or EMF conditions for one (short-term) or two (long-term) breeding seasons. EMF exposure had an overall effect on plasma melatonin in male kestrels, with plasma levels suppressed at 42 days and elevated at 70 days of EMF exposure. The similarity in melatonin levels between EMF males at 42 days and controls at 70 days suggests a seasonal phase-shift of the melatonin profile caused by EMF exposure. Melatonin was also suppressed in long-term fledglings, but not in short-term fledglings or adult females. Melatonin levels in adult males were higher than in adult females, possibly explaining the sexually dimorphic response to EMFs. Melatonin and body mass were not associated in American kestrels. It is likely that the results are relevant to wild raptors nesting within EMFs.  (+info)

Isolation of West Nile virus from mosquitoes, crows, and a Cooper's hawk in Connecticut. (2/67)

West Nile (WN) virus, a mosquito-transmitted virus native to Africa, Asia, and Europe, was isolated from two species of mosquitoes, Culex pipiens and Aedes vexans, and from brain tissues of 28 American crows, Corvus brachyrhynchos, and one Cooper's hawk, Accipiter cooperii, in Connecticut. A portion of the genome of virus isolates from four different hosts was sequenced and analyzed by comparative phylogenetic analysis. Our isolates from Connecticut were similar to one another and most closely related to two WN isolates from Romania (2.8 and 3.6 percent difference). If established in North America, WN virus will likely have severe effects on human health and on the health of populations of birds.  (+info)

Habitat loss and raptor predation: disentangling long- and short-term causes of red grouse declines. (3/67)

The number of red grouse (Lagopus lagopus scoticus) shot in the UK has declined by 50% during the 20th century This decline has coincided with reductions in the area of suitable habitat and recoveries in the populations of some avian predators. Here we use long-term records of shooting bags and a large-scale manipulation of raptor density to disentangle the effects of habitat loss and raptor predation on grouse populations. The numbers of grouse harvested on the Eskdale half of Langholm Moor in southern Scotland declined significantly during 1913-1990 and grouse bags from the whole moor from 1950 to 1990 exhibited an almost identical but non-significant trend. Hen harriers (Circus cyaneus) and peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus) were absent or bred at low densities on this moor throughout this period but heather-dominant vegetation declined by 48% between 1948 and 1988. Harrier and peregrine breeding numbers on Langholm Moor increased to high levels following protection in 1990 whilst grouse density and grouse bags declined year after year until shooting was abandoned in 1998. The prediction of a peak in grouse bags on Langholm Moor in 1996 based on the patterns of bags during 1950-1990 was supported by the observed peaks in 1997 on two nearby moors with few raptors which formerly cycled in synchrony with Langholm Moor. This study demonstrates that, whilst long-term declines in grouse bags were most probably due to habitat loss, high levels of raptor predation subsequently limited the grouse population and suppressed a cycle. This study thus offers support to theoretical models which predict that generalist predators may suppress cycles in prey populations.  (+info)

Recovery and identification of West Nile virus from a hawk in winter. (4/67)

West Nile virus was recovered from the brain of a red-tailed hawk that died in Westchester County, N.Y., in February 2000. Multiple foci of glial cells, lymphocytes, and a few pyknotic nuclei were observed in the brain. Three to 4 days after inoculation of Vero cells with brain homogenates, cytopathic changes were detected. The presence of West Nile virus antigen in fixed cells or cell lysates was revealed by fluorescent antibody testing or enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, respectively. Furthermore, Reverse transcriptase-PCR with primers specific for the NS3 gene of West Nile virus resulted in an amplicon of the expected size (470 bp). Electron microscopy of thin sections of infected Vero cells revealed the presence of viral particles approximately 40 nm in diameter, within cytoplasmic vesicles. The demonstration of infection with the West Nile virus in the dead of the winter, long after mosquitoes ceased to be active, is significant in that it testifies to the survival of the virus in the region beyond mosquito season and suggests another route of transmission: in this case, prey to predator.  (+info)

Genetics, local environment and health as factors influencing plasma carotenoids in wild American kestrels (Falco sparverius). (5/67)

Carotenoids are important as pigments for bright coloration of animals, and as physiologically active compounds with a wide array of health-related functions. Carotenoid-dependent coloration may have evolved as a signal to conspecifics; however, factors that may limit availability of carotenoids are poorly known. We investigated how the acquisition of carotenoids may be constrained by availability in the environment, diet, genetic make-up and health status of wild American kestrels (Falco sparverius). Plasma concentrations of siblings at the time of fledging showed a high degree of resemblance; however, a cross-fostering experiment revealed that variance was largely explained by nest of rearing, rather than nest of origin, thus indicating a low genetic component. A multivariate analysis of attributes of nestlings (sex, size, plasma proteins, immune function), parental reproduction (laying date, clutch size) and rearing conditions (brood size, size hierarchy, nestling mortality) showed only a small significant effect of leucocyte differentials on carotenoid concentrations of nestlings. A strong environmental effect on plasma carotenoids was demonstrated by levels of adult kestrels being correlated within mated pairs, and having a significant association with the abundance of voles, the primary prey species, per territory.  (+info)

Yolk androgens reduce offspring survival. (6/67)

Females may favour some offspring over others by differential deposition of yolk hormones. In American kestrels (Falco sparverius), we found that yolks of eggs laid late in the sequence of a clutch had more testosterone (T) and androstenedione (A4) than yolks of first-laid eggs. To investigate the effects of these yolk androgens on nestling 'fitness', we injected both T and A4 into the yolks of first-laid eggs and compared their hatching time, nestling growth and nestling survival with those of first-laid eggs in which we injected vehicle as a control. Compared to controls, injection of T and A4 at a dose intended to increase their levels to those of later-laid eggs delayed hatching and reduced nestling growth and survival rates. Yolk androgen treatment of egg 1 had no effect on survival of siblings hatching from subsequently laid eggs. The adverse actions of yolk androgen treatment in the kestrel are in contrast to the favourable actions of yolk T treatment found previously in canaries (Serinus canaria). Additional studies are necessary in order to determine whether the deposition of yolk androgens is an adaptive form of parental favouritism or an adverse by-product of endocrine processes during egg formation. Despite its adaptive significance, such 'transgenerational' effects of steroid hormones may have helped to evolutionarily shape the hormonal mechanisms regulating reproduction.  (+info)

Gliding flight: drag and torque of a hawk and a falcon with straight and turned heads, and a lower value for the parasite drag coefficient. (7/67)

Raptors - falcons, hawks and eagles in this study - such as peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus) that attack distant prey from high-speed dives face a paradox. Anatomical and behavioral measurements show that raptors of many species must turn their heads approximately 40 degrees to one side to see the prey straight ahead with maximum visual acuity, yet turning the head would presumably slow their diving speed by increasing aerodynamic drag. This paper investigates the aerodynamic drag part of this paradox by measuring the drag and torque on wingless model bodies of a peregrine falcon and a red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) with straight and turned heads in a wind tunnel at a speed of 11.7 m s(-)(1). With a turned head, drag increased more than 50 %, and torque developed that tended to yaw the model towards the direction in which the head pointed. Mathematical models for the drag required to prevent yawing showed that the total drag could plausibly more than double with head-turning. Thus, the presumption about increased drag in the paradox is correct. The relationships between drag, head angle and torque developed here are prerequisites to the explanation of how a raptor could avoid the paradox by holding its head straight and flying along a spiral path that keeps its line of sight for maximum acuity pointed sideways at the prey. Although the spiral path to the prey is longer than the straight path, the raptor's higher speed can theoretically compensate for the difference in distances; and wild peregrines do indeed approach prey by flying along curved paths that resemble spirals. In addition to providing data that explain the paradox, this paper reports the lowest drag coefficients yet measured for raptor bodies (0.11 for the peregrine and 0.12 for the red-tailed hawk) when the body models with straight heads were set to pitch and yaw angles for minimum drag. These values are markedly lower than value of the parasite drag coefficient (C(D,par)) of 0.18 previously used for calculating the gliding performance of a peregrine. The accuracy with which drag coefficients measured on wingless bird bodies in a wind tunnel represent the C(D,par) of a living bird is unknown. Another method for determining C(D,par) selects values that improve the fit between speeds predicted by mathematical models and those observed in living birds. This method yields lower values for C(D,par) (0.05-0.07) than wind tunnel measurements, and the present study suggests a value of 0.1 for raptors as a compromise.  (+info)

The deep fovea, sideways vision and spiral flight paths in raptors. (8/67)

Raptors - falcons, hawks and eagles in this study - have two regions of the retina in each eye that are specialized for acute vision: the deep fovea and the shallow fovea. The line of sight of the deep fovea points forwards and approximately 45 degrees to the right or left of the head axis, while that of the shallow fovea also points forwards but approximately 15 degrees to the right or left of the head axis. The anatomy of the foveae suggests that the deep fovea has the higher acuity. Several species of raptors in this study repeatedly moved their heads among three positions while looking at an object: straight, with the head axis pointing towards the object; or sideways to the right or left, with the head axis pointing approximately 40 degrees to the side of the object. Since raptors do not rotate their eyes noticeably in the sockets, these movements presumably cause the image of the object to fall on the shallow and deep foveae. The movements occurred approximately every 2 s on average in hawks and falcons, and approximately every 5 s in bald eagles. The proportion of time that the raptors spent looking straight or sideways at an object depended on how far away the object was. At a distances closer than 8 m, they spent more time looking at the object straight, but as the distance increased to 21 m, they spent more time looking at it sideways. At distances of 40 m or more, raptors looked sideways at the object 80 % or more of the time. This dependence of head position on distance suggests that raptors use their more acute sideways vision to look at distant objects and sacrifice acuity for stereoscopic binocular vision to look at close objects. Having their most acute vision towards the side causes a conflict in raptors such as falcons, which dive at prey from great distances at high speeds: at a speed of 70 m s(-)(1), turning their head sideways to view the prey straight ahead with high visual acuity may increase aerodynamic drag by a factor of 2 or more and slow the raptor down. Raptors could resolve this conflict by diving along a logarithmic spiral path with their head straight and one eye looking sideways at the prey, rather than following the straight path to the prey with their head turned sideways. Although the spiral path is longer than the straight path, a mathematical model for an 'ideal falcon' shows that the falcon could reach the prey more quickly along the spiral path because the speed advantage of a straight head more than compensates for the longer path.  (+info)

I believe there may be some confusion in your question. "Raptors" is a common name used to refer to a group of birds of prey, which include hawks, eagles, falcons, and owls, among others. However, the term "raptors" does not have a specific medical definition.

If you meant to ask for a medical definition of a different term, please let me know and I will be happy to help you with that.

I am not aware of a medical definition for the term "Eagles." It is possible that you may be referring to a condition called "aquilegia," which is a genus of flowering plants commonly known as columbines. There is also no widely recognized medical condition or pathology named after the bird species known as eagles. If you have more context or information about where you encountered this term, I'd be happy to help you further!

Falconiformes is an order of diurnal birds of prey that includes falcons, hawks, eagles, vultures, and condors. These birds are characterized by their strong, hooked beaks, sharp talons, and excellent vision, which make them efficient hunters. They are widely distributed around the world and play a crucial role in maintaining the balance of ecosystems by controlling populations of small mammals, reptiles, and other birds.

TOR (Target Of Rapamycin) Serine-Threonine Kinases are a family of conserved protein kinases that play crucial roles in the regulation of cell growth, proliferation, and metabolism in response to various environmental cues such as nutrients, growth factors, and energy status. They are named after their ability to phosphorylate serine and threonine residues on target proteins.

Mammalian cells express two distinct TOR kinases, mTORC1 and mTORC2, which have different protein compositions and functions. mTORC1 is rapamycin-sensitive and regulates cell growth, proliferation, and metabolism by phosphorylating downstream targets such as p70S6 kinase and 4E-BP1, thereby controlling protein synthesis, autophagy, and lysosome biogenesis. mTORC2 is rapamycin-insensitive and regulates cell survival, cytoskeleton organization, and metabolism by phosphorylating AGC kinases such as AKT and PKCα.

Dysregulation of TOR Serine-Threonine Kinases has been implicated in various human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, and neurological disorders. Therefore, targeting TOR kinases has emerged as a promising therapeutic strategy for the treatment of these diseases.

I'm sorry for any confusion, but "Hawks" is not a commonly used medical term. It is most frequently associated with the bird of prey or a sports team name. If you have encountered this term in a medical context and are unsure of its meaning, I would recommend checking the source again or consulting with a healthcare professional for clarification.

Medical Definition of "Multiprotein Complexes" :

Multiprotein complexes are large molecular assemblies composed of two or more proteins that interact with each other to carry out specific cellular functions. These complexes can range from relatively simple dimers or trimers to massive structures containing hundreds of individual protein subunits. They are formed through a process known as protein-protein interaction, which is mediated by specialized regions on the protein surface called domains or motifs.

Multiprotein complexes play critical roles in many cellular processes, including signal transduction, gene regulation, DNA replication and repair, protein folding and degradation, and intracellular transport. The formation of these complexes is often dynamic and regulated in response to various stimuli, allowing for precise control of their function.

Disruption of multiprotein complexes can lead to a variety of diseases, including cancer, neurodegenerative disorders, and infectious diseases. Therefore, understanding the structure, composition, and regulation of these complexes is an important area of research in molecular biology and medicine.

Adaptor proteins are a type of protein that play a crucial role in intracellular signaling pathways by serving as a link between different components of the signaling complex. Specifically, "signal transducing adaptor proteins" refer to those adaptor proteins that are involved in signal transduction processes, where they help to transmit signals from the cell surface receptors to various intracellular effectors. These proteins typically contain modular domains that allow them to interact with multiple partners, thereby facilitating the formation of large signaling complexes and enabling the integration of signals from different pathways.

Signal transducing adaptor proteins can be classified into several families based on their structural features, including the Src homology 2 (SH2) domain, the Src homology 3 (SH3) domain, and the phosphotyrosine-binding (PTB) domain. These domains enable the adaptor proteins to recognize and bind to specific motifs on other signaling molecules, such as receptor tyrosine kinases, G protein-coupled receptors, and cytokine receptors.

One well-known example of a signal transducing adaptor protein is the growth factor receptor-bound protein 2 (Grb2), which contains an SH2 domain that binds to phosphotyrosine residues on activated receptor tyrosine kinases. Grb2 also contains an SH3 domain that interacts with proline-rich motifs on other signaling proteins, such as the guanine nucleotide exchange factor SOS. This interaction facilitates the activation of the Ras small GTPase and downstream signaling pathways involved in cell growth, differentiation, and survival.

Overall, signal transducing adaptor proteins play a critical role in regulating various cellular processes by modulating intracellular signaling pathways in response to extracellular stimuli. Dysregulation of these proteins has been implicated in various diseases, including cancer and inflammatory disorders.

Ribosomal Protein S6 Kinases, 70-kDa (p70S6K or RPS6KB1) are serine/threonine protein kinases that play a crucial role in the regulation of cell growth and metabolism. They are so named because they phosphorylate the 40S ribosomal protein S6, which is a component of the small ribosomal subunit. This phosphorylation event is believed to contribute to the control of protein synthesis rates in response to various cellular signals, including growth factors and nutrients.

p70S6K is activated by the PI3K/AKT/mTOR signaling pathway, which is a critical regulator of cell growth, proliferation, and survival. The activation of p70S6K involves a series of phosphorylation events, primarily by mTORC1 (mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1). Once activated, p70S6K promotes several processes related to cell growth, such as:

1. Translation initiation and elongation: Phosphorylation of ribosomal protein S6 and other translation factors enhances the translation of specific mRNAs involved in cell cycle progression, ribosome biogenesis, and metabolic enzymes.
2. Nucleolar formation and rRNA transcription: p70S6K promotes nucleolar formation and increases rRNA transcription by phosphorylating upstream binding factor (UBF), a critical transcriptional regulator of rDNA.
3. mRNA stability: Phosphorylation of certain RNA-binding proteins, such as 4E-BP1, by p70S6K can lead to increased mRNA stability and translation efficiency.

Abnormal regulation of p70S6K has been implicated in various diseases, including cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disorders. Therefore, understanding the function and regulation of p70S6K is essential for developing novel therapeutic strategies targeting these conditions.

Monomeric GTP-binding proteins, also known as small GTPases, are a family of proteins that bind and hydrolyze guanosine triphosphate (GTP) to guanosine diphosphate (GDP). These proteins function as molecular switches, cycling between an inactive GDP-bound state and an active GTP-bound state. They play crucial roles in regulating various cellular processes such as signal transduction, vesicle trafficking, cytoskeleton organization, and cell cycle progression. Examples of monomeric GTP-binding proteins include Ras, Rho, Rab, and Ran families.

Proteins are complex, large molecules that play critical roles in the body's functions. They are made up of amino acids, which are organic compounds that are the building blocks of proteins. Proteins are required for the structure, function, and regulation of the body's tissues and organs. They are essential for the growth, repair, and maintenance of body tissues, and they play a crucial role in many biological processes, including metabolism, immune response, and cellular signaling. Proteins can be classified into different types based on their structure and function, such as enzymes, hormones, antibodies, and structural proteins. They are found in various foods, especially animal-derived products like meat, dairy, and eggs, as well as plant-based sources like beans, nuts, and grains.

In the context of mental health and psychology, "predatory behavior" is not a term that is commonly used as a medical diagnosis or condition. However, it generally refers to aggressive or exploitative behavior towards others with the intention of taking advantage of them for personal gain or pleasure. This could include various types of harmful behaviors such as sexual harassment, assault, stalking, bullying, or financial exploitation.

In some cases, predatory behavior may be associated with certain mental health conditions, such as antisocial personality disorder or psychopathy, which are characterized by a disregard for the rights and feelings of others. However, it's important to note that not all individuals who engage in predatory behavior have a mental health condition, and many people who do may not necessarily exhibit these behaviors.

If you or someone else is experiencing harm or exploitation, it's important to seek help from a trusted authority figure, such as a healthcare provider, law enforcement officer, or social worker.

Sirolimus is a medication that belongs to a class of drugs called immunosuppressants. It is also known as rapamycin. Sirolimus works by inhibiting the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR), which is a protein that plays a key role in cell growth and division.

Sirolimus is primarily used to prevent rejection of transplanted organs, such as kidneys, livers, and hearts. It works by suppressing the activity of the immune system, which can help to reduce the risk of the body rejecting the transplanted organ. Sirolimus is often used in combination with other immunosuppressive drugs, such as corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors.

Sirolimus is also being studied for its potential therapeutic benefits in a variety of other conditions, including cancer, tuberous sclerosis complex, and lymphangioleiomyomatosis. However, more research is needed to fully understand the safety and efficacy of sirolimus in these contexts.

It's important to note that sirolimus can have significant side effects, including increased risk of infections, mouth sores, high blood pressure, and kidney damage. Therefore, it should only be used under the close supervision of a healthcare provider.

Electric injuries refer to damage to the body caused by exposure to electrical energy. This can occur when a person comes into contact with an electrical source, such as a power line or outlet, and the electrical current passes through the body. The severity of the injury depends on various factors, including the voltage and amperage of the electrical current, the duration of exposure, and the path the current takes through the body.

Electric injuries can cause a range of symptoms and complications, including burns, cardiac arrest, muscle damage, nerve damage, and fractures or dislocations (if the victim is thrown by the electrical shock). In some cases, electric injuries can be fatal. Treatment typically involves supportive care to stabilize the patient's vital signs, as well as specific interventions to address any complications that may have arisen as a result of the injury. Prevention measures include following safety guidelines when working with electricity and being aware of potential electrical hazards in one's environment.

In medical terms, "beak" is not a term that is used as a general definition or diagnosis. However, there are some specific medical contexts where the term "beak" is used:

1. In forensic medicine, "beak" refers to the pointed end of a broken bone, which can occur when a bone is fractured in a certain way.
2. In respiratory medicine, "beaked nose" is a colloquial term used to describe a nose with a sharply pointed tip.
3. In maxillofacial surgery, "beak deformity" is a rare condition where the upper jaw protrudes excessively, giving the appearance of a bird's beak.
4. In veterinary medicine, "beak trimming" refers to the practice of trimming the beaks of birds to prevent them from injuring themselves or others.

It's important to note that these are very specific medical contexts and may not be relevant to your search for a general medical definition of "beak."

Strigiformes is a biological order that consists of around 200 extant species of birds, more commonly known as owls. This group is placed within the class Aves and is part of the superorder Coraciiformes. The Strigiformes are divided into two families: Tytonidae, also known as barn-owls, and Strigidae, which includes typical owls.

Owls are characterized by their unique morphological features, such as large heads, forward-facing eyes, short hooked beaks, and strong talons for hunting. They have specialized adaptations that allow them to be nocturnal predators, including excellent night vision and highly developed hearing abilities. Owls primarily feed on small mammals, birds, insects, and other creatures, depending on their size and habitat.

The medical community may not directly use the term 'Strigiformes' in a clinical setting. However, understanding the ecological roles of various animal groups, including Strigiformes, can help inform public health initiatives and disease surveillance efforts. For example, owls play an essential role in controlling rodent populations, which can have implications for human health by reducing the risk of diseases spread by these animals.

Feathers are not a medical term, but they are a feature found in birds and some extinct theropod dinosaurs. Feathers are keratinous structures that grow from the skin and are used for various functions such as insulation, flight, waterproofing, and display. They have a complex structure consisting of a central shaft with barbs branching off on either side, which further divide into smaller barbules. The arrangement and modification of these feather structures vary widely among bird species to serve different purposes.

I'm sorry for any confusion, but "Neanderthals" is not a medical term. It belongs to the field of anthropology and paleontology. Neanderthals were a species of human that lived in Europe and Asia until about 40,000 years ago. They are named after the Neander Valley in Germany where their remains were first discovered. Neanderthals are known to have used tools, controlled fire, and possibly even had a form of language. They were not directly our ancestors but are instead a sister group to modern humans.

Ribosomal Protein S6 Kinases, 90-kDa (RSKs) are a group of serine/threonine protein kinases that play a crucial role in signal transduction pathways linked to cell growth, proliferation, and survival. They are so named because they were initially discovered as protein kinases that phosphorylate the 40S ribosomal protein S6, a component of the ribosome involved in translation regulation.

RSKs consist of four isoforms (RSK1-4) encoded by separate genes but sharing similar structures and functions. They have an N-terminal kinase domain, a C-terminal kinase domain, and a linker region containing several regulatory phosphorylation sites. RSKs are activated through the Ras/MAPK (Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase) signaling cascade, where Ras activates Raf, which in turn activates MEK, ultimately leading to the activation of ERK. Activated ERK then phosphorylates and activates RSKs by promoting a conformational change that allows for autophosphorylation and full kinase activity.

Once activated, RSKs can phosphorylate various substrates involved in transcriptional regulation, cytoskeletal reorganization, protein synthesis, and cell cycle progression. Dysregulation of RSK signaling has been implicated in several diseases, including cancer, where they contribute to tumor growth, metastasis, and drug resistance. Therefore, RSKs are considered potential therapeutic targets for cancer treatment.

In medical terms, "wind" is not a widely used or recognized term. It might be used informally to describe symptoms such as abdominal bloating, rumbling, or the sensation of gas moving within the intestines. However, these sensations are more accurately described as related to bowel function and gas in the digestive tract. If you're experiencing persistent or severe symptoms that you're describing as "wind," it would be best to consult with a healthcare professional for a proper evaluation.

Carrier proteins, also known as transport proteins, are a type of protein that facilitates the movement of molecules across cell membranes. They are responsible for the selective and active transport of ions, sugars, amino acids, and other molecules from one side of the membrane to the other, against their concentration gradient. This process requires energy, usually in the form of ATP (adenosine triphosphate).

Carrier proteins have a specific binding site for the molecule they transport, and undergo conformational changes upon binding, which allows them to move the molecule across the membrane. Once the molecule has been transported, the carrier protein returns to its original conformation, ready to bind and transport another molecule.

Carrier proteins play a crucial role in maintaining the balance of ions and other molecules inside and outside of cells, and are essential for many physiological processes, including nerve impulse transmission, muscle contraction, and nutrient uptake.

Phosphorylation is the process of adding a phosphate group (a molecule consisting of one phosphorus atom and four oxygen atoms) to a protein or other organic molecule, which is usually done by enzymes called kinases. This post-translational modification can change the function, localization, or activity of the target molecule, playing a crucial role in various cellular processes such as signal transduction, metabolism, and regulation of gene expression. Phosphorylation is reversible, and the removal of the phosphate group is facilitated by enzymes called phosphatases.

"Air movements" is not a medical term or concept. It generally refers to the movement or circulation of air, which can occur naturally (such as through wind) or mechanically (such as through fans or ventilation systems). In some contexts, it may refer specifically to the movement of air in operating rooms or other controlled environments for medical purposes. However, without more specific context, it is difficult to provide a precise definition or medical interpretation of "air movements."

Wild animals are those species of animals that are not domesticated or tamed by humans and live in their natural habitats without regular human intervention. They can include a wide variety of species, ranging from mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, to insects and other invertebrates.

Wild animals are adapted to survive in specific environments and have behaviors, physical traits, and social structures that enable them to find food, shelter, and mates. They can be found in various habitats such as forests, grasslands, deserts, oceans, rivers, and mountains. Some wild animals may come into contact with human populations, particularly in urban areas where their natural habitats have been destroyed or fragmented.

It is important to note that the term "wild" does not necessarily mean that an animal is aggressive or dangerous. While some wild animals can be potentially harmful to humans if provoked or threatened, many are generally peaceful and prefer to avoid contact with people. However, it is essential to respect their natural behaviors and habitats and maintain a safe distance from them to prevent any potential conflicts or harm to either party.

Protein kinases are a group of enzymes that play a crucial role in many cellular processes by adding phosphate groups to other proteins, a process known as phosphorylation. This modification can activate or deactivate the target protein's function, thereby regulating various signaling pathways within the cell. Protein kinases are essential for numerous biological functions, including metabolism, signal transduction, cell cycle progression, and apoptosis (programmed cell death). Abnormal regulation of protein kinases has been implicated in several diseases, such as cancer, diabetes, and neurological disorders.

Ribosomal Protein S6 Kinases (RSKs) are a family of serine/threonine protein kinases that play a crucial role in the regulation of cell growth, proliferation, and survival. They are so named because they phosphorylate and regulate the function of the ribosomal protein S6, which is a component of the 40S ribosomal subunit involved in protein synthesis.

RSKs are activated by various signals, including growth factors, hormones, and mitogens, through a cascade of phosphorylation events involving several upstream kinases such as MAPK/ERK kinase (MEK) and extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK). Once activated, RSKs phosphorylate a wide range of downstream targets, including transcription factors, regulators of translation, and cytoskeletal proteins, thereby modulating their activities and functions.

There are four isoforms of RSKs in humans, namely RSK1, RSK2, RSK3, and RSK4, which share a common structural organization and functional domains, including an N-terminal kinase domain, a C-terminal kinase domain, and a linker region that contains several regulatory motifs. Dysregulation of RSKs has been implicated in various pathological conditions, including cancer, cardiovascular diseases, neurological disorders, and diabetes, making them attractive targets for therapeutic intervention.

Animal migration is a seasonal movement of animals from one place to another, typically over long distances, to find food, reproduce, or escape harsh conditions. This phenomenon is observed in various species, including birds, mammals, fish, and insects. The routes and destinations of these migrations are often genetically programmed and can be quite complex. Animal migration has important ecological consequences and is influenced by factors such as climate change, habitat loss, and human activities.

"Animal Flight" is not a medical term per se, but it is a concept that is studied in the field of comparative physiology and biomechanics, which are disciplines related to medicine. Animal flight refers to the ability of certain animal species to move through the air by flapping their wings or other appendages. This mode of locomotion is most commonly associated with birds, bats, and insects, but some mammals such as flying squirrels and sugar gliders are also capable of gliding through the air.

The study of animal flight involves understanding the biomechanics of how animals generate lift and propulsion, as well as the physiological adaptations that allow them to sustain flight. For example, birds have lightweight skeletons and powerful chest muscles that enable them to flap their wings rapidly and generate lift. Bats, on the other hand, use a more complex system of membranes and joints to manipulate their wings and achieve maneuverability in flight.

Understanding animal flight has important implications for the design of aircraft and other engineering systems, as well as for our broader understanding of how animals have evolved to adapt to their environments.

An endangered species is a species of animal, plant, or other organism that is at risk of becoming extinct because its population is declining or threatened by changing environmental or demographic factors. This term is defined and used in the context of conservation biology and wildlife management to identify species that need protection and preservation efforts.

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) maintains a "Red List" of species, categorizing them based on their extinction risk. The categories include "Critically Endangered," "Endangered," "Vulnerable," and "Near Threatened." A species is considered endangered if it meets certain criteria indicating that it faces a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

The primary causes for species to become endangered include habitat loss, fragmentation, degradation, pollution, climate change, overexploitation, and introduction of invasive species. Conservation efforts often focus on protecting habitats, managing threats, and implementing recovery programs to help endangered species recover their populations and reduce the risk of extinction.

Neuropeptides are small protein-like molecules that are used by neurons to communicate with each other and with other cells in the body. They are produced in the cell body of a neuron, processed from larger precursor proteins, and then transported to the nerve terminal where they are stored in secretory vesicles. When the neuron is stimulated, the vesicles fuse with the cell membrane and release their contents into the extracellular space.

Neuropeptides can act as neurotransmitters or neuromodulators, depending on their target receptors and the duration of their effects. They play important roles in a variety of physiological processes, including pain perception, appetite regulation, stress response, and social behavior. Some neuropeptides also have hormonal functions, such as oxytocin and vasopressin, which are produced in the hypothalamus and released into the bloodstream to regulate reproductive and cardiovascular function, respectively.

There are hundreds of different neuropeptides that have been identified in the nervous system, and many of them have multiple functions and interact with other signaling molecules to modulate neural activity. Dysregulation of neuropeptide systems has been implicated in various neurological and psychiatric disorders, such as chronic pain, addiction, depression, and anxiety.

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  • For the first time in the 2023 season, the Ogden Raptors have lost a series as they try to wrap up a division title down the home stretch of the first half. (
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  • Raptors All-Star Pascal Siakam went to the line 16 times and scored a game-high 31 points. (
  • ORLANDO, Fla. - The Toronto Raptors think Pascal Siakam should be selected the NBA's Most Improved Player. (
  • The Raptors, as far as everyone knows, have no interest in blowing things up just yet by trading Anunoby since they are still doing everything possible to pick up victories with point guard Fred VanVleet and forward Pascal Siakam leading the team. (
  • Pascal Siakam scored 32 points, and the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Finals game by topping the Golden State Warriors 118-109 in Game 1 of this year's title series on Thursday night. (
  • Pascal Siakam has 26 points in 28 minutes, and the Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 88-81 after three quarters of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. (
  • Pascal Siakam soared past a defenseless Green in transition for a layup, and the Raptors lead 73-63 midway through the third quarter of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. (
  • Marc Gasol has 14 points, Pascal Siakam has 12 and the Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 59-49 at halftime of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. (
  • Pascal Siakam added 22 points and Kyle Lowry had 14 points and eight rebounds for the Raptors, who improved to 2-0 in the bubble. (
  • Siakam had 30 points and 11 rebounds, hitting a floater with 1:33 left to help snuff out a big Orlando rally and the Raptors held off the Magic 98-93 to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference first-round series. (
  • Siakam was 13 for 20 from the floor and the Raptors held Orlando to 36% shooting. (
  • Raptors: Siakam carried his team early with 15 points in the first quarter on 5-of-7 shooting, including three 3s. (
  • Raptors president and general manager Masai Ujiri says Biyombo "brings athleticism and interior length to our team. (
  • Such was the frustration, which included Raptors president Masai Ujiri being fined $25,000 for confronting officials at halftime of Game 3 in Cleveland on Saturday night. (
  • Any title contender worth their salt should consider making a call to Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri and at least get an asking price for Anunoby. (
  • While it's been known for some time that getting their own D-League affiliate was high-priority for Tim Lieweke, Masai Ujiri, and the Raptors brass- and that a purchase had already been approved- it remained unclear exactly when a franchise would actually arrive. (
  • From the tarnished and lackluster efforts of the All-Star backcourt of DeRozan and Kyle Lowry to the coaching of Dwane Casey, James delivered the Raptors one thing entering exit interviews on Tuesday: The re-evaluation of an entire franchise's future, the question of whether this roster has fractured at his whim. (
  • He also spent five years as an assistant to former Raptors coach Dwane Casey before taking over the top job. (
  • It sounds like a broken record, but I thought our guys competed," Raptors coach Dwane Casey said. (
  • Hawks guard Trae Young looks for an opening as Raptors forward O.G. Anunoby defends during the second half Monday night in Toronto. (
  • LeBron James swept aside OG Anunoby and the Raptors on Monday night. (
  • O.G. Anunoby of the Toronto Raptors during a 2017 interview. (
  • ESPN journalist and renowned Raptors fan Zach Lowe recently went on his The Lowe Post podcast to talk about the latest happenings in the NBA and he casually mentioned that the "entire league wants O.G. Anunoby. (
  • Anunoby is arguably the best one-on-one defensive piece that the Raptors have and will figure in a more prominent role when the playoffs come. (
  • Toronto Raptors star and former NBA champion O.G. Anunoby has purchased a minority stake in the London Lions in a spectacular coup for the burgeoning British Basketball League. (
  • Toronto Raptors small forward Anunoby - whose full name is Ogugua 'O.G.' Anunoby Jr. - has purchased a minority stake in the Lions, who became the first British team to qualify for the EuroCup playoffs earlier this month. (
  • Anunoby has emerged as a key player for the Raptors since he was selected in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft, with his impressive defensive acumen seeing him lead the NBA in steals for the 2022/23 season. (
  • With 1:33 remaining in the first half, a pair of OG Anunoby free throws had given the Raptors a 30-point lead. (
  • The 2022 Ford F-150 Raptor is meant to conquer all surfaces, from rocky mountain terrain to the wide-open sands of the desert. (
  • The 2022 Bronco Raptor joins the Ford F-150 Raptor in the company's North America lineup and the Ranger Raptor in the global Ford Performance lineup. (
  • Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard sued Nike on Monday for allegedly copyrighting a logo he designed without his "knowledge or consent. (
  • He became the first British player to win the NBA championship when Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to glory over the Golden State Warriors in 2019. (
  • Kawhi Leonard scored 23 for the Raptors, who played host to the first finals game contested on anything other than U.S. soil. (
  • Kawhi Leonard has 18 points and Marc Gasol has 16 for the Raptors. (
  • Nurse led the Raptors to the 2019 NBA championship after they beat Joel Embiid and the 76ers in Game 7 of the the Eastern Conference semi-finals. (
  • He's unbelievable," Raptors guard Kyle Lowry said. (
  • Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry had fluid drained from his elbow after the team's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. (
  • We conducted semi-structured face -to- face interviews with 373 farmers to understand the farmer 's perception of ecosystem services provided by diurnal raptors in the arid region of Rajasthan from July 2020 to February 2021 and from August 2021 to January 2022. (
  • Will Fred VanVleet leave the Raptors? (
  • Fred VanVleet added 15 for the Raptors. (
  • Fred VanVleet has seven for the Raptors, in a game with nine lead changes already. (
  • Miami Heat's Goran Dragic (7) greets Toronto Raptors' Fred VanVleet (23) after an NBA basketball game Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Raptors won 107-103. (
  • VanVleet scored a career-high 36 points and made seven 3-pointers, and the defending NBA champion Toronto Raptors added to their strong restart with a 107-103 victory over the Miami Heat on Monday. (
  • The 26-year-old VanVleet is in the midst of a two-year, $18 million contract, but figures to cash in this coming offseason after helping the Raptors win a championship and then following that up with another strong season in which he's averaging 17.5 points and 6.7 rebounds. (
  • Miami beat Toronto twice this season, but the Raptors avoided the season sweep behind VanVleet, who poured in deep 3s and repeatedly found his way to the foul line in the third quarter with strong drives. (
  • They're going to be going crazy in Toronto,' said Raptors coach Nick Nurse after the win. (
  • It was really what I thought it was going to be tonight," Raptors coach Nick Nurse said. (
  • BOSTON (CBS) -- The Celtics will be without guard Avery Bradley for Tuesday's key matchup against the Raptors in Toronto. (
  • The Celtics currently sit at 23-14 following a four-game win streak, just one game behind the Raptors for the Atlantic Division lead and second place in the Eastern Conference. (
  • Payton Pritchard made the game-winning 3-pointer in the Celtics' win over the Raptors on Saturday. (
  • Lowry sat out of the Raptors' loss against the Boston Celtics on March 23 due to a sore right elbow , which has seemingly lingered. (
  • The Fish and Wildlife officer told him that it was illegal to possess a protected species or a raptor . (
  • He was charged with two counts of possessing a raptor and two counts of possessing a protected species. (
  • Chris Bosh led the Raptors with 27 points and 12 rebounds. (
  • Amir Johnson had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Sonny Weems scored 16 and Jose Calderon tied his career-high with 19 assists as the Raptors won for the first time since a home victory over Sacramento on Jan. 2. (
  • The Raptors were the 10th-ranked squad in the NBA last season, giving up 42.3 rebounds per game. (
  • Smith scored 28 points and pulled down a season-high 15 rebounds and Joe Johnson added 27 points to help the Atlanta Hawks win their third straight game, 93-84 over the Toronto Raptors on Monday. (
  • Jose Calderon had 13 points and 11 assists and Amir Johnson added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Raptors, who have lost seven of eight overall and dropped to 2-6 on the road. (
  • 1. The Hawks understood heading into Monday's matchup that they would face a Raptors team with lots of length. (
  • Mitchell Stone struck out 10 batters in six innings and Ogden's offense did enough, helping the Raptors claim the finale of a three-game road series in their first-ever matchup against the Glacier Range Riders. (
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  • This has become life for the Raptors, for Eastern Conference teams outside of the one that calls Quicken Loans Arena home - LeBron playing the part of Michael Jordan in the 1990s, placing a barricade on everyone's championship aspirations. (
  • The Ogden Raptors return home Monday from a nine-game road trip with the Pioneer League North Division first-half championship well within reach. (
  • The man who earned himself the nickname Beer Papi during the Raptors' championship parade needed just three minutes to let everyone know this was going to be his night. (
  • 3. The Hawks couldn't cool the Raptors from long range, most notably last season's Rookie of the Year Scottie Barnes. (
  • I believe that kid Parker, he's pretty good," said Raptors rookie Charlie Villanueva. (
  • Undoubtedly the Raptors experience last season with Caboclo, their teenage Brazillian rookie, put pressure on the organization to expedite the process of getting their own D-League franchise to monitor. (
  • Game highlights from the Raptors 95-91 win to the Detroit Pistons on Saturday. (
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  • The Raptors average 17.7 deflections per game and 9.5 steals per game. (
  • To start the second half, Bosh picked up where he left off, hitting a jumpshot 14 seconds into the third quarter to bring the Raptors their largest lead of the game at 60-46. (
  • Toronto Raptors fans celebrate during Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., on Friday. (
  • After scoring only 42 points in the first half, the Raptors surged in the last two quarters against the back-to-back defending champion Warriors, pouring in 37 points in the third quarter and adding 26 more in the fourth to cruise to a 105-92 victory for Game 4. (
  • In Game 3, a 36-point third quarter led the Raptors to victory. (
  • In what could be the last game ever at Oracle Arena - Raptors fans rejoice. (
  • James had stared down the entire Raptors bench late Monday night - after that memorable fadeaway jumper with one minute left in the third quarter of a 128-93 rout in Game 4 - meeting blank, lifeless faces. (
  • He entered the game with the Raptors trailing 51-47 with more than two minutes until halftime, and the deficit grew to 63-47 at half. (
  • TORONTO - Andrea Bargnani scored 30 points, DeMar DeRozan had 20 and the Toronto Raptors snapped a 13-game losing streak Friday, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-100. (
  • The Raptors have had two other 13-game losing streaks, one in 1998 and another in 2002. (
  • In the opening game of the night, the Cleveland Cavaliers welcome the Toronto Raptors to Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse for an Eastern. (
  • Margins were thin Saturday night in Missoula as the Ogden Raptors went for a three-game sweep of the league-leading PaddleHeads. (
  • It looked a lot different than the game before it but, by the time the Ogden Raptors finished their game Friday night in Missoula, the result was the same. (
  • The visiting Ogden Raptors pounced on Missoula early and hit nearly as many doubles as the home team had total hits in a 12-3 victory over the PaddleHeads on Thursday to open a three-game series between first-place teams from each of the Pioneer League's two divisions. (
  • An Ogden Raptors player hit a grand slam for the third consecutive game and a strong pitching performance got Ogden back in the win column in an 8-2 victory at Idaho Falls on Saturday night. (
  • Allowing 111.4 points per game last year made the Raptors the fourth-ranked squad in the league defensively. (
  • The Raptors were the 12th-ranked team in the league in terms of allowing three-pointers last year, giving up 12.2 makes per game. (
  • But he needs to know specifically what the role the Raptors want him to play for them, and he needs to be put on the floor in game action in a position that will let him shine and feel good about his game. (
  • Whether the game is at Palace of Auburn Hills or Scotiabank Arena , there's nothing like being there in person for a Toronto Raptors vs. Detroit Pistons game. (
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  • The best way to watch the Raptors-Pistons game is, of course, to be there in person. (
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  • As a team, the Raptors shot under 40 percent for the game, were without the services of Marc Gasol and Norman Powell, and their crutch for the majority of this season-their defence-was coming undone by 12 second-chance opportunities all told. (
  • Marc Gasol's hot start has continued, as he's up to 10 points and the Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 42-41 with 4:06 left in the first half of Game 1. (
  • The Toronto Raptors have started fast in their first NBA Finals game. (
  • Marc Gasol made a pair of 3-pointers and the Raptors took a quick 25-21 lead over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors after one quarter of Game 1. (
  • The Raptors led by 17 midway through the third quarter before the Heat pulled ahead on Dragic's corner 3 with 10:11 remaining in the game. (
  • The 76ers hired the 55-year-old Nurse after his exit last month from the Toronto Raptors, a person with direct knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. (
  • In the off-season, I'd trained in raptor handling at The raptor Center at the University of Minnesota and had learned that hesitation with a defensive raptor doesn't do anyone any good. (
  • and nature walks where they learned about local wildlife such as raptors, songbirds, small mammals and bats. (
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  • The Raptors finished 41-41 this season before losing at home to the Chicago Bulls in the play-in round of the postseason. (
  • The 25-year-old has played over 250 games for the Raptors, whose season ended at the hands of the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Play-In tournament. (
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  • TORONTO -- The Toronto Raptors have signed Bismack Biyombo , a free agent who played last season with the Charlotte Hornets . (
  • NBA fans are in the midst of an interesting season thus far with most games becoming near unpredictable due to the level of competition across all 30 teams, but the Toronto Raptors may be the first ones to take a chance in the trade market. (
  • But given the way things turned out for the Raptors this past season, its arrival couldn't have come any sooner. (
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  • 15 moments from the streak that highlight the Raptors' success heading into the unofficial second half of the season. (
  • Here are 15 moments from the streak that highlighted each of those facets that will be pillars of the Raptors' success heading into the unofficial second half of the season. (
  • Speaking of flamethrowers, Powell has become exactly that for the Raptors this season and one can only hope he's back sooner rather than later after the All-Star break. (
  • Russell Westbrook recorded his 16th triple-double of the season and Kevin Durant added 34 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised pasted the Toronto Raptors 119-100 on Monday night. (
  • The fall raptor migration season begins in late August and continues into early December. (
  • Like its smaller relatives the Sharp-shin and Cooper's Hawks, this powerful raptor is a relentless hunter of birds. (
  • Raptors were probably related to birds, and some even had feathers. (
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection such as raptors (birds of prey) and for endrin. (
  • Its use was stopped because nontarget birds, such as raptors (birds of prey) and migratory birds, were being harmed by its use. (
  • That's what the Toronto Raptors are hoping as they begin another playoff series against LeBron and the Cleveland Cavaliers. (
  • The Raptors came out of the locker room like a team on a mission. (
  • The second G League crown with Houston's team got Nurse noticed, with the Raptors calling because they wanted to talk to him about offence. (
  • After spending 19 months playing "home games" at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay due to the coronavirus pandemic and Canada's strict travel restrictions, the Raptors announced that the team will be returning to. (
  • Conceding an average of 26.2 assists last year, the Raptors were the 25th-ranked team in the league. (
  • The new team also offers the rapidly growing basketball fan base in and around the city of Toronto another opportunity to see NBA talent in the flesh- particularly for those priced out of attending Raptor games on a regular basis. (
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  • For all the history, mystique and victories of Oracle Arena and the Golden State Warriors, it was the Toronto Raptors who found magic on Friday night in Oakland, Calif. (
  • The Golden State Warriors left him in, and the Toronto Raptors immediately took advantage. (
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  • It definitely set a tone - 14 of the Raptors' 23 field-goal attempts in the quarter were from 3-point land, and 10 of the Warriors' 23 shots came from long distance. (
  • Lowry deserves his fair dose of credit here, as his 17-point third quarter wiped out a four-point halftime deficit and gave the Raptors a four-point lead to work with heading into the fourth. (
  • He gave a courtside look at Raptors superfan Drake afterward after the first one dropped. (
  • DeRozan scored 10 points and Bargnani had nine in the first as the Raptors opened an eight-point lead, 27-19, with 3:50 to go in the opening quarter. (
  • Bargnani scored 11 points in the third as the Raptors took an 86-80 lead into the final quarter. (
  • Despite still leading by 20 points in the fourth quarter, the Raptors fell apart in the face of a furious Thunder rally that cut the lead down to just three on a dunk-plus-the-foul by Danilo Gallinari that sent the crowd into a frenzy with under three minutes remaining. (
  • The Raptors regained command when Serge Ibaka, who had 15 points, added two dunks on back-to-back possessions. (
  • Nineteen feet out, he elevated and separated himself from the Raptors ' Morris Peterson, and knocked down a fade away jumper with eight-tenths of a second remaining to give Maccabi Tel Aviv a 105-103 victory in front of a Maccabi crowd in Toronto, Canada , on Sunday. (
  • The Raptors warmed up early, with Barnes knocking down three consecutive shots from long range that helped the Raptors take a five-point lead. (
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  • The Hawks made way too many mistakes Monday night that the Raptors capitalized on. (
  • The Raptors homered early and often, Pablo Arevalo was tough as usual on the mound and Ogden cruised to a 12-4 win over the Rocky Mountain Vibes on Monday night at Lindquist Field to open a six-day homestand. (
  • Danny Green made a 3-pointer late in the half to put the Raptors up 10, their biggest lead of the night to this point. (
  • In the first quarter, the Raptors made 5 of 8 shots from long distance and took a six-point lead. (
  • The Raptors trailed 61-60 midway through the third after a brief Orlando spurt, then went on a 16-0 run over the next four minutes to take the lead for good. (
  • The Raptors twice cut the lead to one late in the third quarter when Barbosa hit a pair of free throws and a runner, but Atlanta went on an 18-9 run that Jeff Teague ended with a free throw to make it 81-71 with 7:55 remaining. (
  • At IFAW's Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC), our dedicated rehabilitators have devised creative solutions to help more than 70 raptors in their care-including a northern eagle owl, peregrine falcon, and Chinese goshawk, plus a flock of common kestrels-beat the scorching summer heat by designing a series of innovative devices and environments. (
  • Some watchers are just casual observers while others are interested in keeping accurate track of the numbers of migrating raptors, posting daily counts on the Internet. (
  • Calderon likes that Casey wants the Raptors to run the floor with an up-tempo offense -- an approach that could give Toronto a better chance to succeed when Bargnani and others return from injury. (
  • Catching the ball a few feet behind the 3-point line, Pritchard uncorked a shot that went in as Raptors guard Gary Trent Jr. contested hard. (
  • They also installed spray devices on the top of each outdoor enclosure so the raptors can feel a cool mist, similar to one produced by a forest waterfall. (
  • When the Hawks tried to attack the paint, the Raptors picked their pockets in the lane. (
  • The Hawks also had trouble pushing the ball in transition because the Raptors were in position to tip the ball away. (
  • The Hawks struggled to match the Raptors' length. (
  • The Hawks were unable to close out on the Raptors. (
  • With the Raptors stifling the Hawks around the perimeter, Capela looked to get open inside the paint, where he tried to finish through contact. (
  • The raptors you will most likely see at a hawk watch site include various types of hawks, ospreys, harriers, eagles, and vultures. (
  • By carefully considering every design detail and feature of the Center, the rehabilitators strive to help these injured raptors recover and someday thrive again in the wild. (
  • After mites were detected, she received treatment at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis, and underwent rehabilitation at the California Raptor Center. (