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Babies start breathing in the womb, inhaling and exhaling irregularly at first, and then gradually more and more, until the day when they’re born and have to do it all the time. But premature babies sometimes have trouble.
Type 1 diabetes is a lifelong disease characterized by high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood.
New research reveals how proteins that are critical for the transparency of the eye lens are properly sorted and localized in membrane bilayers.
Hemichannels are connexin channels that can dock with each other to create a gap junction across two plasma membranes.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.