In the movie, Christian Bables played Barb
and bagged a best supporting actor award as he charmed audiences with his portrayal of the make-up artist for Barb
's dead BFF.
By carefully removing the barbs
' from the quill, we discovered that in addition to their physical features, the location of barbs
on the quill played a major role in minimizing penetration forces and maximizing the work needed to yank them from the tissue," said Woo Kyung Cho, PhD, BWH Division of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Medicine, first study author.
26] Such results may be due to the fact that the Quill suture utilizes a cutting rather than a tapered needle, is smaller in diameter when compared to the size-matched V-Loc and has less barbs
Because the effective diameter of suture is decreased when barbs
are cut into it, barbed
suture is rated one suture size smaller than smooth suture.
The detailed examination of longitudinal sections of feather filaments showed the beginning of differentiation of barbs
and barbules (Fig.
is the square strand variation that utilized two-strand spiraling square wire with two-point wire barbs
and was used by the Union Pacific Railroad.
Processed feather barbs
could be useful in many more products.
certainly doesn't hold back when it comes to expressing her wants, which move from candid discussion of ovulation and spermicidal cream to prompt more turkey-baster jokes than one would have thought possible.
Martin del Rosario is officially the Barbs
to Paolo Ballesteros' Trisha in 'Born Beautiful.
One especially tricky case involves species where the males have mating organs that are supplied with hooks, barbs
, and flukes that cause internal injuries in females during mating.
This is, in fact, often not true and oversized barbs
can result in lower pull-off strength due to the inability of the tubing to properly relax behind the barb
5" sanitary flanges by 1/8", 1/4", 318" and 1/2" barbs