Auricle of external ear

Known as: Auricles, Ear, auricles, ears pinna 
The shell-like structure projects like a little wing (pinna) from the side of the head. Ear auricles collect sound from the environment.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
In decay tests with 98 isolates (78 species) of lignicolous fungi followed by chemical and anatomical analyses, the validity of… (More)
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2008
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2008
I T is a noteworthy fact that the hearts (ventricles) of large animals fibrillate with great ease and only rarely recover from… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND In addition to cell lysis, apoptosis has been advanced as the origin of circulating DNA on the basis of several… (More)
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2001
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2001
The dorsal cochlear nucleus (DCN) is a second-order auditory structure that also receives nonauditory information, including… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome (BHD) is a dominantly inherited predisposition for development of fibrofolliculomas… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Planarians are considered to be among the most primitive animals which developed the central nervous system (CNS). To understand… (More)
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1997
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1997
This study evaluates the feasibility of growing tissue-engineered cartilage in the shape of a human ear using chondrocytes seeded… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The maize ligule and auricle are structures on the maize leaf that develop at the boundary of the sheath and blade. In the… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Mice carrying ablated coding regions of the bcl-2 alpha and bcl-2 beta transcripts have been made. bcl-2-/- mutants are smaller… (More)
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1968
Highly Cited
1968
1. Exchangeable Ca in guinea-pig auricles and ventricular trabeculae of sheep and calf hearts was labelled with (45)Ca and the… (More)
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