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Backbone

The largest channel of information on a network. The backbone processes and transmits the greatest amount of data. The size of a backbone is not based on an objective standard, but rather depends on the size of the network.
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Ventral view of the fetal goat showing the boundaries of the various regions of the vertebral column (indicating by pins) and definition of the vertebral segment (VS) of the vertebral column in the female fetal goat, CR length : 28 cm.
Ms Celerier said: "One day the Government was telling us the beef we sold was absolutely fine and the next day we were being told that we could not hang and cut up the carcases ourselves because the vertebral column was now classified as specified risk material.
[1] Evolution doesn't explain erect human vertebral column. http://evolutionwiki.org/wiki/Evolution_doesn't_expl ain_erect_human_vertebral_column.
It has remained unchanged for nearly 300 million years and is the only known animal to have a skull but no vertebral column. However, despite several wide-ranging features, the ability of this creature to produce a sticky slime has drawn a lot of attention.
Summary: Washington DC, [USA] Aug 05 (ANI): In a recent discovery, scientists have identified a key molecule that drives chemo attraction between sperm and egg cells in marine invertebrates, animals that don't have a vertebral column.
Along with a complete skull, the fossil also includes the distinctive tail club, large parts of its spinal vertebral column and parts of its body armor, including two neck rings and spiked armor plates, the museum said in a statement.
During phylogeny, the cervical and the upper thoracic part of the vertebral column are the most susceptible to changes, which may lead to certain morphological variations [2].
The neural arches were the first element of the vertebral column that developed at 3.64 +- 0.07 mm (10 DPH, Fig.
This is osteoarthritis occurring in the vertebral column (especially cervical and lumbar) caused by degenerative changes in the joints of the spinal column compressing spinal nerve roots.
The VVP is a venous network associated with the vertebral column that goes from the cervical to sacral segments (Tobinick, 2010).
(3) Disproportionate growth of the vertebral column in comparison with the spinal cord is also an etiological factor.