Haversian canals


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Haversian canals

(or osteonic canals) Tiny canals in bone, containing nerves and blood vessels and surrounded by concentric rings of cells.
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Kustav Nag from Kolkata has put together a maze of white friendship bands stapled together -- the creation looks like a macroscopic version of Haversian canals in a human bone.
They speculated that the region of lower Pb concentration has lower blood flow in the Haversian canals and, consequently, less Pb available for uptake into bone matrix during bone remodeling (Todd et al.
Natural cavities such as lacunae, canaliculi and haversian canals can also possibly initiate cracks when bone is subjected to high strain rates (2).