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myology

[mī′äl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
The study of muscles in both the normal and diseased states.
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Wood, "Variations in human myology observed during the winter session of 1865-66 at King College, London," Royal Society of London, vol.
Gargiulo, "Imaging approaches in functional assessment of implantable myogenic biomaterials and engineered muscle tissue," European Journal of Translational Myology, vol.
(3) Interuniversity Institute of Myology, 00161 Rome, Italy
Biophytis' first project, SARCOB, targets the treatment of sarcopenic obesity, in partnership with the Myology Institute and Institute of Cardio-metabolism and Nutrition, both at the University of Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC), and France's national agricultural research institute, INRA.
Pietsch (1989) published an extensive study of the osteology and myology of the family Uranoscopidae, provided comparison with the nine other families of the suborder Trachinoidei, and a key to the seven genera of the family.
College of Medicine) and Wood (human origins, George Washington U.) begin with an introduction to the goals, materials, and methods of their study, stating that "Vertebrate comparative myology has been neglected in the last decades but it remains crucial to improving our understanding of the evolution and phylogeny of primates and of vertebrates as a whole...." The first 100 or so pages present the results of their analyses, and the following 500 pages comprise comparative notes presented in tables pertaining to muscles of the head, neck, pectoral region, and the upper limb.
Comparative osteology and myology of the superfamily Cottoidea (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes), and its phylogenetic classification.
Coues (8) provided a detailed study of the osteology and myology of Didelphis virginiana, however, only noted that the male canines appeared to be much larger than those of females.
Atlas of Avian Anatomy: Osteology, Arthrology, Myology. East Lansing, MI: Hallenbeck Printing Company; 1943.
Matters came to a head when cleaner Julie, aged 43, who suffers from muscle wasting disease fibro myology, slipped on the watery path when putting the bins out.