"its involved in the marking the cell as belonging to a particular individual, accounting for why patient's system sometimes rejects an organ transplant like a cell fingerprint. "
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.