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Term:tibia ultimate force
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Accession:CMO:0001734 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement of the force necessary to fracture the tibia, the medial and larger of the two bones of the lower leg of bipeds or hindlimb of quadrupeds which articulates with the femur, fibula, and talus, under specified conditions and thus a measure of the biomechanical strength of that bone. Bone is the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: tibia force at failure
 xref: MA:0001361

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
Q Bss101 Bone structure and strength QTL 101 JBrowse link 1 16,143,143 49,547,474 RGD:5684953
Q Bss98 Bone structure and strength QTL 98 JBrowse link 15 1,105,890 15,828,368 RGD:5684953

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  clinical measurement 2369
    musculoskeletal system measurement 297
      skeletal system measurement 235
        bone measurement 213
          bone physiological measurement 34
            bone biomechanical measurement 34
              tibia biomechanical measurement 12
                tibia ultimate force 2
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