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Samples of bone will be used to determine the age and species of the skeleton.
Never before have researchers successfully sequenced a genome from such an ancient piece of bone.
If more pressure is put on a bone than it can stand, it will split or break.
Some cells produced in bone, called osteoblasts, build bone where it is needed.
Extreme close-up images of human bone have revealed one of the secrets of its strength, researchers report.
At my last dental cleaning, the hygienist told me that my gums were in good shape, but that the x-rays indicated some bone loss.
The bone marrow was the source of the stem cells that made the procedure newsworthy.
They are several foot bones and an upper arm bone from four different individual animals.
But researchers in various labs are making progress towards milder methods of cleaning bone marrow that humans could tolerate.
Cancellous bone provides the framework on which bone marrow cells grow and also makes essential minerals available to the body.
They are composed not of keratin, the stuff of fingernails, but of bone.
Fertilize lilacs in late winter with an organic fertilizer such as blood and bone meal, or with a commercial product.
They explained away the bone fractures, didn't ask what caused the lacerations, and called the hallucinations routine.
My husband smoked and it was always a bone of contention between us.
It uses what are known as logarithmic transformations to cope with changes in the relationship between bone size and weight.
Bone density loss and muscle atrophy is a serious concern for astronauts during extended periods at zero gravity.
Bone marrow culture is an examination of the soft, fatty tissue found inside certain bones.
The long-standing theory of the moon being bone dry is now all wet.
Bone marrow grows inside some of the larger bones in the body.
Instead, flesh and bone are cut from the bottom- up, and the fat remains at the top.
Modern cameras capture more than blurred images: they record the precise bone structure of people's faces.
The researchers examined thin cross-sections of bone from these dinosaur parents to determine whether they were fully grown.
Regrowing bone requires a scaffold that is stiff, long-lasting and safe.
IT was one of the first medical observations: that human bone is one of the few tissues that can regrow after injury.
But if you have a plate on the bone here and it gets infected, that can be real trouble.
The new method focuses on a specialized layer of bone similar to one found in living birds.
Depending on your age and how long you've been sick, a bone density scan might be useful.
Bone marrow is the soft tissue inside bones that helps form blood cells.
Somalis are voiceless and demonized to the bone in this cultural war.
He places it against the mummy's leg bone and cranks it.
But scientists have never been able to verify the theory from such small pieces of bone.
Every bone in his body wants to be out before adoring crowds.
Small enterprises inter dependent form the back bone of the society.
Not only are there no teeth, but nearly all the sockets are smooth, filled in by bone that grew over the spaces.
Though these ancient bony fish teeth grew from a bone, old teeth remained attached to the bone.

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