What is the purpose of the Jacobson organ?

Answer The vomeronasal organ, or Jacobson organ, is a smell organ found in all vertebrates. It is highly sensitive only in a few, such as snakes. This organ makes the snake's sense of smell much more subt... Read More »

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If an identical twin donates 1 of his organs to his sibling the siblings body will not try to reject the organ therefore the receiver of the organ will not have to take drugs to prevent the rejection?

Complications arise in pregnancy when the mother is Rh negative and her partner is Rh positive. If he is Rh negative there will be no complications from Rh incompatibility (hemolytic disease).While... Read More »

What organ is the accessory organ of the integumentary system?

The intergumentary system has more than one accessory organ; among these are the air follicles, sebaceous glands, sweat glands and nails. The skin is the primary organ of the intergumentary system.... Read More »

What is the origin of the name Jacobson?

Jacobson is English meaning "son of Jacob"; Jacob comes from Hebrew and means "the supplanter," or a man who takes the place of another. Jacobson could be a variant from Norwegian, Dutch, and Danis... Read More »

Is Jacobson a jewish name?

On One Hand: History of JacobsonJacobson is not necessarily a Jewish name. According to the Internet Surname Database, the earliest known variant of the surname is Jacobi. It is unknown whether or ... Read More »