gravitaxis

Known as: geotactic behaviour, geotaxis, gravitactic behaviour 
The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to gravity. [GOC:jid, GOC:jl]
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2014
2014
Many motile microorganisms adjust their swimming motion relative to the gravitational field and thus counteract sedimentation to… (More)
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2010
2010
The effects of serotonin altering parasites, serotonin, the anti-depressant fluoxetine, plus two other highly prescribed… (More)
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2007
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2007
Hyperhomocysteinemia has been identified as a risk factor for neurological disorders. To study the influence of early deficiency… (More)
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2003
2003
There is strong evidence that gravitactic orientation in flagellates and ciliates is mediated by an active physiological… (More)
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2002
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2002
Models of larval dispersal rarely incorporate the behavior of larvae, yet many potential settlers of marine invertebrates and… (More)
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2002
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2002
The human gene that codes for the protein alpha-synuclein has been transferred into the Drosophila melanogaster genome. The… (More)
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2001
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2001
This study was conducted to determine the low-dose effects of bisphenol A (BPA) in a rat two-generation reproduction study… (More)
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1999
1999
Gravitaxis in unicellular microorganisms like Euglena gracilis has been known for more than 100 years. The current model explains… (More)
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1987
1987
A fully automatic computer-controlled video analysis system has been used to study the movement of the green unicellular… (More)
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1980
1980
Four age groups of Fischer 344 rats (6-, 12-, 18-, and 24-months of age) were compared on a battery of reflexive and locomotor… (More)
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