effector system

effector system

[ə‚fek·tər ‚sis·təm]
(physiology)
A system of effector organs in the animal body.
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Recently, impairment of the immunoregulatory effector system has been implicated2.
Its boom end effector system picks in 16 different vertical, horizontal or angular positions.
4 shows a fragment of how the developing principle was applied for the prosthesis / end effector system, where the energetic flow and the information flow were considered.
The failure to fuse is called rejection and triggers a nematocyst-based effector system, which in turn results in either the elimination of one colony or the development of the oft-observed "suture-lines" separating colonies on the same shell (6-8).
Between the receptor system and the effector system, which are to be found in all animal species, we find in man a third link which we may describe as the symbolic system.
The Body Builder is an end effector system designed for press room and body shop robotic material handling.
While little is known about physiological mechanisms regulating allorecognition and allowing this behavioral variation in intercolony integration to occur between species, it seems likely that all species share components of a common effector system (Taneda et al.
The advantage of using the botryllid clade for a phylogenetic analysis of allorecognition lies in the fact that there is substantial behavioral variation based on a single effector system.
Various stress effector systems serve as neural conduits that integrate cognitive cues and mediate the stress response.
physical versus emotional, see below) evoked activation of specific effector systems.
EOA Systems extends the company's range of robotic tooling applications by offering advanced water saver monitoring devices, tool changer applications, and enhanced end effector systems.
Squids use a suite of sensory and effector systems to produce these fast and complex behaviors, visual communication plays a major role, but, as noted below, tactile and perhaps olfactory cues are also important during these intraspecific interactions.