parabiotic


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parabiotic

[‚par·ə·bī′äd·ik]
(medicine)
Physiologically and anatomically associated.
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In this subfamily, the occurrence of springtails has been recorded until now only in parabiotic nests of an African Platythyrea, as well as in a compound nest of an Asiatic Diacamma with dacetine ants (Kaufmann et al.
Secreted PCSK9 decreases the number of LDL receptors in hepatocytes and in livers of parabiotic mice.
Members of such pairs, known as parabiotic mice, share a pooled blood supply.
First, by using what is called a parabiotic system, in which two mice are surgically joined and the blood of the younger mouse circulates through the older mouse.
used parabiotic mice to investigate naive and regulatory T-lymphocyte (Treg) migration [93].