• vertebrate
  • Since its introduction as a genetic vertebrate model system approximately 30 years ago, the focus of zebrafish research has increasingly shifted to questions that are also relevant for human development and disease. (zfin.org)
  • body
  • It is composed of the brain , spinal cord , and nerves , which act together to serve as the communicating and coordinating system of the body, carrying information to the brain and relaying instructions from the brain. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • It is also possible to think of the human body as a living system and the endocrine system as a subsystem. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • blood
  • System established by the World Health Organization and the International Committee on Thrombosis and Hemostasis for monitoring and reporting blood coagulation tests. (bioportfolio.com)
  • human
  • Here, we review the potential of the zebrafish as a model for human endocrine systems. (zfin.org)
  • Within the environment there are suprasystems, such as human society, and systems within the suprasystem, such as the educational and industrial systems and the health care delivery system. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The Fourth Edition has been reorganized and completely updated including the addition of many new bioregulators, new and revised figures and tables, and a new emphasis on endocrine disruption caused by environmental chemicals of human origin. (vetelib.com)
  • regulation
  • Introduction: The Ukrainian state has an urgent necessity of rapid search for essentially new legal and organizational forms of the healthcare system, reform of the legal regulation of healthcare serv. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Small
  • The hypophysis rests upon the hypophysial fossa of the sphenoid bone in the center of the middle cranial fossa and is surrounded by a small bony cavity (sella turcica) covered by a dural fold (diaphragma sellae). (wikipedia.org)
  • Results
  • Under this system, results are standardized using the International Sensitivity Index for the particular test reagent/instrument combination used. (bioportfolio.com)
  • form
  • However it has been seen to be important in receiving the endocrine signal in the form of TSHB (a β subunit of TSH) informing the pars tuberalis of the photoperiod (length of day). (wikipedia.org)
  • similar
  • CD system ( c luster d esignation ) a system for classifying cell-surface markers expressed by lymphocytes based on a computer analysis of monoclonal antibodies against hla antigens , with antibodies having similar specificity characteristics being grouped together and assigned a number (CD1, CD2, CD3, etc. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • second
  • centimeter-gram-second system (CGS) (cgs) a system of measurements in which the units are based on the centimeter as the unit of length , the gram as the unit of mass , and the second as the unit of time . (thefreedictionary.com)