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Search Results for: isotropic

Isotropic

Isotropic (Science: radiobiology) Adjective which describes a medium whose physical properties are independent of the... Read More

I disk

I disk --> i band (Science: cell biology) The isotropic band of the sarcomere of striated muscle, where only thin filaments... Read More

Free field

Free field a field (three-dimensional space) in a homogeneous, isotropic medium free from boundaries; in practice, a field... Read More

Persistence

persistence 1. The tendency of a cell to continue moving in one direction: an internal bias on the random walk behaviour... Read More

I band

I band (Science: cell biology) The isotropic band of the sarcomere of striated muscle, where only thin filaments are found.... Read More

Sarcolemma

Sarcolemma Definition What is the sarcolemma? It is the thin, transparent, extensible plasma membrane of the muscle cell.... Read More

Biaxial crystals

Biaxial crystals (Science: microscopy) anisotropic crystals in the orthorhombic, monoclinic and triclinic systems. They have... Read More

Z disc

Definition noun, plural: Z discs The region or line formed in the sarcomere into which the thin filaments are... Read More