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need constant replacements to maintain their normal cell numbers otherwise cells would display contact inhibition and therefore, die as a result. Cancerous cells typically lose this property and thus grow in an uncontrolled manner even when in contact with neighbouring cells. Cells of naked

Contact dermatitis print that page


Contact dermatitis is a localized rash or irritation of the skin caused by contact with a foreign substance. Only the superficial regions of the skin are affected in contact dermatitis. Inflammation of the affected tissue is present in the epidermis (the outermost layer of skin) and the

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Contact centre From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation , search Contact Centre may refer to: A Child contact centre , a centre for children to maintain contact with an absent parent A contact centre (business) , an extension of a call centre A Call centre

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Contact geometry print that page

In mathematics , contact geometry is the study of a geometric structure on smooth manifolds given by a hyperplane distribution in the tangent bundle and specified by a one-form , both of which satisfy a 'maximum non-degeneracy' condition called 'complete non-integrability'. From the Frobenius

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Contact (mathematics) print that page

In mathematics , contact of order k of functions is an equivalence relation , corresponding to having the same value at a point P and also the same derivatives there, up to order k . The equivalence classes are generally called jets . The point of osculation is also called the double cusp

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Contact (novel) print that page


A film adaptation of the novel starring Jodie Foster was released in 1997. Contents 1 Plot summary 2 Publication history 3 See also 4 Similar books 5 References 6 External links [ edit ] Plot summary Eleanor "Ellie" Arroway is the director of "Project Argus," in

Pre-Columbian trans-oceanic contact print that page


ambiguous or circumstantial evidence cited by proponents. Only one instance of pre-Columbian European contact – the Norse settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Canada c. 1000 CE – is regarded by scholars as demonstrated. [ 1 ] The scientific responses to other pre-Columbian

Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis print that page


large number of species containing urushiol irritants Blistering 48 hours after urushiol contact Poison ivy rash after 2 days Urushiol-induced contact dermatitis is contracted by contact with a plant or any other object containing urushiol oil. The oil adheres to almost

First contact (science fiction) print that page


xenophobia , transcendentalism , and basic linguistics by adapting the anthropological topic of first contact to extraterrestrial cultures. Though beyond the scope of this article, the concept of 'first contact ' extends into philosophical realms, particularly when discussing how the human

Non-contact force print that page

A non contact force is a force applied to an object by another body that is not in direct contact with it. The most common example of a non contact force is gravity . A non contact force is different from a contact force , which is a force applied to a body by another body that is

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