Flashcards in Kaplan Flash Cards Deck (12)
A shunt that connects the pulmonary artery to the aorta in order to bypass the fetal lung.
A protein that derives part of its function from covalently attached molecules (prosthetic groups).
Catabolism of fatty acids to acetyl- CoA.
Located between the LEFT ATRIUM and LEFT VENTRICLE. The valve consists of two cusps and prevents back flow of blood from the left ventricle to the left atrium.
Ego-centrism, define and what stage of Piagets development?
It is a self- centered view of the world in which one is not necessarily able to understand the experience of another person.
The difference between an atoms atomic mass and the sum of the mass of protons + neutrons
Somatic Nervous system- is it apart of central or peripheral nervous system? What is it generally responsible for?
Peripheral nervous system, and it is required for voluntary movement.
What is self-handicapping
An impression management strategy where one creates obstacles to avoid self-blame when he or she does not meet expectations.
Very dense, and it consists of Haversian systems-- osteons.
The strand of DNA that is not used as a template during transcription, also called the sense strand.
A status with which a person is most identified.