Interstitial spaces


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Interstitial spaces

Spaces within body tissues that are outside the blood vessels. Interstitial spaces are also known as interstitial compartments.
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They reported that synthetic oxytocin, which adheres to nasal mucus, can potentially be transported by five different routes from the nasal cavity to the brain (see image above): 1) blood vessels into the circulatory system 2) swallowed mucus in to the gastroenterological system 3) olfactory (smell) pathways to cerebrospinal fluid of the brain 4) via the trigeminal nerve to the brain stem or 5) mucus that enters paravascular spaces to interstitial spaces in the brain.
This prevents dirt, snow, and wastes from entering into the Interstitial spaces of the ballast, thus extending the track bed's maintenance cycle--reducing costs as well as improving safety.
Excess sediment has adverse effects on aquatic organisms, by filling interstitial spaces, burying habitats, and fouling fish gills.
Customs Made: Quotidian Practices and Everyday Rituals' seeks to explore the interstitial spaces where past meets present, where the contemporary experience in its ever-expanding human mosaic finds its muse and inspiration, and oscillates between the repetitive structures of ritual and that of self-expression.
At Frith Street, she showed three sculptures made by pouring liquid cold-cure rubber into cracks in the sidewalk and then casting these interstitial spaces in bronze.
Key Characteristics & Benefits The assets available for sale describe a novel method for utilizing the interstitial spaces of an enclosure to store energy for the purposes of reducing costs, lead-time, and dimensional constraints.
Typically, there is some material or fluid in the interstitial spaces between the contacting surfaces, and heat is transferred through this interstitial material.
Awde's series "Shifting Grounds" locates itself in Beirut's interstitial spaces.
The great rocky habitat and its interstitial spaces make for a phenomenal bug hatch," he says, "so you get tons of crayfish and tons of macro invertebrates that juvenile eels feed on.
Interstitial space is related but hybrid space stresses mobility, interstitial spaces are not always mobile.
Equally essential are small patios, corners, and interstitial spaces where kids can gather to play.
A polymeric material is disposed in interstitial spaces formed between the inner armor wires and the layer of shaped strength members, and the polymeric material is further disposed in interstitial spaces formed between the inner armor wire layer and insulated conductor.