body store

body store

A general term for any repository—either legitimate and approved by a deeming authority, or makeshift and not approved—used to house bodies whilst awaiting retrieval by the funeral home or an autopsy.
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Environmental services officer Eric Robinson confirmed: "We take the bodies from the store, into a car, from the car into the hospital, from the hospital after the autopsy has taken place into the car, from the car back into the body store.
The Iowa researchers have not identified any specific obesity gene, but one candidate is the gene coding for lipoprotein lipase, an enzyme that helps the body store fat.
Whereas Type 1 diabetes occurs when the pancreas stops producing insulin, Type 2 diabetes is caused by either the body not producing enough insulin (a hormone which helps the body store and use the sugar from food) or not using it correctly.
Assuming that an equal amount of vitamin D was stored in all adipose tissue in the body, the median body store in people given vitamin D supplements was 6.
The new 30,000m facility will provide logistics support to the company's manufacturing plant and head office at Goodwood, West Sussex for current and future models, and consolidate three current operations: an inbound warehouse for production parts, a distribution center - including an inbound body store and finished car store - and a workshop.
Three current operations namely an inbound warehouse for production parts; a distribution centre, including an inbound body store and finished car store and a workshop for car preparation will be integrated in the centre.
BRAZIL: The Body Shop, a L'Oreal unit, has acquired a 51% stake in the Emporio Body Store in Brazil, with the option to increase its stake to 80% by 2019, according to the company.
Proteins tend to stick together at high concentrations, impairing their function, so it was unclear how myoglobin was able to help the body store enough oxygen to allow mammals, such as whales and seals, to endure underwater for long periods of time without breathing.
A large meal eaten late at night does not make the body store more fat, according to a study at Dunn Nutrition Centre, Cambridge.
The Dunn Nutrition Centre in Cambridge found eating a large meal at night didn't make the body store more fat.
Whole Foods has since taken advantage of its prime location and opened a Whole Body store.
Eating too much makes your body store more fat than it needs.