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Histone

Definition noun, plural: histones A water-soluble alkaline protein in the nucleus, and from where the DNA tightly coils... Read More

Coils

Coil 1. A spiral or series of loops. 2. An object made of wire wound in a spiral configuration, used in electronic... Read More

Yoke

yoke (Science: microscopy) The assembly of electromagnetic coils that are placed over the camera tube or the neck of a... Read More

Deflection

Definition noun, plural: deflections (1) (physics) The bending of light ray as it crosses two media of differing refractive... Read More

Moth

Moth Definition A moth is a lepidopteran insect. Moths belong to the Order Lepidoptera, together with the butterflies.... Read More

Involute

Definition adjective (1) (botany) Curled, spiraled, or rolled inwards, such as an involute leaf where margins are rolled... Read More

Beta barrel

Definition noun, plural: beta barrels A large β-sheet that twists and coils to form a closed structure where the first... Read More

Leaves

Leaves are highly efficient solar energy converters. They capture light energy and through the process of photosynthesis.... Read More

Meiosis and Alternation of Generations

Review of Mitosis: Cell Cycle The cell cycle contains the process in which cells are either dividing or in between... Read More