Tag Archives: growth

Using a uniform definition for growth restricted fetuses

sentation of the possible overlap between FGR and SGA and between AGA and LGA

Once a woman gets pregnant, the fetus develops and grows through exchange of oxygen and nutrients between the mother and fetus in the placenta. Each fetus has its own growth potential. Therefore, some fetuses are smaller than

Diamond growth using microwave-activated methane/hydrogen plasmas

Diamond is renowned for its many superlative material properties. It defines the top of the Mohs hardness scale, has the highest bulk thermal conductivity at room temperature, and has a very low coefficient of thermal expansion. The

Mangrove propagule size and oil contamination effects: does size matter?

Mangroves thrive in sheltered locations of intertidal zones of tropical and subtropical regions and are highly vulnerable to oil spills. Oil penetrates the soft mangrove sediments and coats aerial breathing roots. This leads to oxygen deficiency, suffocation,