shear stress

Large quakes can weaken fault zones worldwide

October 1st, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 1 (ANI): US seismologists have found evidence that the massive 2004 earthquake that triggered killer tsunamis throughout the Indian Ocean weakened at least a portion of California's famed San Andreas ... Read more...

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Embryo’s heartbeat triggers blood stem cell formation

May 14th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, researchers have found that heartbeat and blood circulation play key role in the formation of blood cells in embryos.The finding might provide an answer ... Read more...

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Shear stress alters the way stem cells stick to vascular surfaces

June 9th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Scientists at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia say that a study they conducted to gain a better understanding of how shear stress improves adult stem cell attachment ... Read more...

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