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Snakes

Known as: Ophidia, Serpentes, Snake 
Limbless REPTILES of the suborder Serpentes.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BackgroundThe extant squamates (>9400 known species of lizards and snakes) are one of the most diverse and conspicuous radiations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Snakes possess a unique sensory system for detecting infrared radiation, enabling them to generate a ‘thermal image’ of predators… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Clinicians have for a long time witnessed the tragedy of injury, disability, and death from snake bite that is a daily occurrence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
For 35 years, Arnstein's ladder of citizen participation has been a touchstone for policy makers and practitioners promoting user… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Among extant reptiles only two lineages are known to have evolved venom delivery systems, the advanced snakes and helodermatid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We present a new class of deformable contours (snakes) and apply them to the segmentation of medical images. Our snakes are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The evolution of snakes involved major changes in vertebrate body plan organization, but the developmental basis of those changes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Snakes, or active contours, are used extensively in computer vision and image processing applications, particularly to locate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
VENOM composition within snake species can show considerable geographical variation1, an important consideration because bites by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
The presence in mammalian liver microsomes of a carbon monoxide-binding pigment has been reported by Klingenberg (1) and by… Expand
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