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deformability

 [de-form″ah-bil´ĭ-te]
the ability of cells to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as erythrocytes passing through the microvasculature.

de·form·a·bi·li·ty

(dē-fōrm'ă-bil'i-tē),
The ability of cells, such as erythrocytes, to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as the microvasculature.

deformability

/de·form·a·bil·i·ty/ (de-form″ah-bil´it-e) ability of cells to change shape when passing through narrow spaces, such as erythrocytes passing through the microvasculature.

deformability

the ability of cells, such as erythrocytes, to change shape as they pass through narrow spaces, such as the microvasculature.
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For e-CNTs composites, the stronger strain amplification effect of rubber matrix at the crack tip was mainly induced by the decreased deformability of more powerful hybrid filler networks, which is consistent with the results of composites filled with different particle sizes of CB [30].
The intra-cellular increase in Na+ and Ca+2 ions that can decrease the deformability of erythrocytes in Diabetics.
A flowchart is provided, showing the main steps of the numerical implementation, and various test cases have been examined, characterized in terms of vertical load, tire dimensions, soil properties, deformability of the tire, and tread pattern.
The topics include model problems coupling elastic boundaries and viscous flows, theoretical models of low-Reynolds-number locomotion, elastic fibers in flows, mechanical instabilities induced by the drying of complex liquids, the dynamics of membrane-bound particles: capsules and vesicles, and the importance of the deformability of red blood cells in blood flow.
It is typically designed with a high cement content (>450kg) in order to obtain the target deformability and stability.
Effect of oral administration of highly purified eicosapentaenoic acid on platelet function, blood viscosity and red cell deformability in healthy human subjects.