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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (7): jeb211904.
Published: 1 April 2020
...Alexander J. Werth; Haruka Ito ABSTRACT The non-synovial temporomandibular jaw joint of rorqual whales is presumed to withstand intense stresses when huge volumes of water are engulfed during lunge feeding. Examination and manipulation of temporomandibular joints (TMJs) in fresh carcasses, plus CT...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (16): 2573–2584.
Published: 1 August 2015
... kinematics, tooth occlusion and mandibular condylar displacements within the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) during feeding. We observed that the pig TMJ moved detectably in only three of six possible degrees of freedom during mastication: two rotations, pitch and yaw; and one translation, protraction...
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