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- adv. By means of, or in terms of, homeostasis.
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- adv. In a homeostatic manner.
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- adv. in a homeostatic manner
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This makes sense homeostatically: if leptin is released in proportion to the fat accumulated then it is a signal of how much fat we have in reserve.
Both REM sleep and sleep stages 3 and 4 are homeostatically driven—that is, if a human is selectively deprived of one of these, it rebounds once the person is allowed to sleep.
A living system's homeostatic and allostatic abilities play a central role in defining its uniqueness, as it enables it to homeostatically and allostatically regulate the most important variables in concert required for its continued living: an organization, whatever its description, that perpetuates its existence as a living system autonomously.
As one individual or identity, fetus and adult represent a single self-constructing self-perpetuating homeostatically adaptable machine.
N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive fusion protein (NSF), an ATPase involved in membrane fusion events and stabilization of surface AMPARs, and Polo-like kinase - 2 (Plk2), an activity-inducible kinase that homeostatically decreases excitatory synapse number and strength.
Although the conference was "all business" the audience enthusiastically applauded the speech by Dr. Melamede about why marijuana is unlike any other drug because of its ability to very broadly stimulate the endocannabinoid system that homeostatically and holistically regulates all of our body systems.
New York City Audience Applauds Speech By Cannabis Science CEO Dr. Robert Melamede at 'The Marijuana Conference;' CFO Richard Cowan on Panel Moderated by CNBC Anchor Trish Regan for New Program to Air In Early December Also Covered By Discovery Channel and National Geographic - Yahoo! Finance
The air-conditioner is homeostatically controlled.
First of all, we all make marijuana-like compounds and they homeostatically regulate all of our body systems
A living system's homeostatic ability plays a critical role in defining its uniqueness, as it enables it to homeostatically regulate the most important variable required for its continued living: an organization, whatever its description, that perpetuates its existence as a living system.
Like the communities of other living things, human communities - from villages to nations - are shaped by their history, adapt to their environments, face hard choices between competing goods, and respond homeostatically in order to counter movements toward disruptive change.