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Combination The result or product of combining, a series of events or result occurring in an ordered sequence, the act or... Read More


Definition noun, plural: recombinations (1) (genetics) The process or act of exchanges of genes between chromosomes,... Read More

Genetic recombination

Definition noun The process of forming new allelic combination in offspring by exchanges between genetic materials (as... Read More

The Fat Flush Plan

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Antagonistic Muscle

Definition of Antagonistic Muscle What does the term “antagonistic” mean? As the name suggests, the word antagonistic... Read More

Incomplete dominance

Incomplete Dominance Definition After Gregor Mendel discovered inheritance laws, the term ''incomplete dominance'' was... Read More

Law of Independent Assortment

Law of Independent Assortment Definition The Mendelian inheritance principles are derived from and named after the monk,... Read More


Machine 1. In general, any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by means of... Read More

Generation of resting membrane potential

Stephen H. Wright Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724... Read More

Drug Information Handbook

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Actions of Caffeine in the Brain with Special Reference to Factors That Contribute to Its Widespread Use

IV. Actions of Caffeine on Brain Functions and Behavior Having discussed the molecular and neuronal actions of caffeine,... Read More

A Brief History of Time

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Codominance Definition Codominance is a form of inheritance wherein the alleles of a gene pair in a heterozygote are fully... Read More


Oxidation Definition How do we define oxidation? There are several definitions of the oxidation process. Oxidation can be... Read More

Introductory Workbook on Perl for Biology Students

Introductory Workbook on Perl for Biology Students Dipl.Ing.S.Sai Giridhar, B.Tech., M.S.(Ph.D.)(Vienna) Department of... Read More

PaleoBase: Macrofossils, Part 3 (Single User)

PaleoBase: Macrofossils, Part 3 (Single User)     ... Read More

An introduction to Homeostasis

Researched and Written by Jonjo Minns Submitted to biologyonline.com on February 25, 2009. Published in biologyonline.com... Read More


Element Definition noun plural: elements el‧e‧ment, ˈel.ɪ.mənt (biochemistry) A substance that cannot be... Read More


Gang 1. A going; a course. 2. A number going in company; hence, a company, or a number of persons associated for a... Read More


Mixture (Science: chemistry) A material of variable composition that contains two or more substances. A combination of... Read More

Polygenic inheritance

Polygenic inheritance refers to the kind of inheritance in which the trait is produced from the cumulative effects of many... Read More


Faction 1. One of the divisions or parties of charioteers (distinguished by their colours) in the games of the circus. 2. A... Read More


Definition noun, plural: globosides A glycosphingolipid that has more than one sugar (usually a combination of... Read More

Perfect Storm

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Definition noun plural: disaccharides di·sac·cha·ride, daɪˈsækəɹaɪd (biochemistry) A (carbohydrate) composed of... Read More


Independence 1. The relationship between two or more events in which no information about any combination of some of them... Read More


Angiosperms Definition What is an angiosperm? An angiosperm is a plant that produces flowers. The angiosperms, also... Read More


Definition noun, plural form: hybrids (reproductive biology) The offspring resulting from the cross between parents of... Read More


Definition noun plural: compounds com·pound, ˈkɒmpaʊnd (general) A material made up of two or more parts or... Read More


recombinant (Science: molecular biology) A cell or an individual with a new combination of genes not found together in... Read More


Halogen (Science: chemistry) An electronegative element or radical, which, by combination with a metal, forms a haloid salt;... Read More

Homologous chromosome

A homologous chromosome pertains to one of a pair of chromosomes with the same gene sequence, loci, chromosomal length, and... Read More

Condensation polymer

Condensation polymer (Science: chemistry) The kind of polymer that is formed by the combination of monomers and the release... Read More

Host-vector system

Host-vector system a combination of a bacterial host cell (i.e. A specific strain) and a virus vector (i.e. A particular... Read More

Ternary complex

ternary complex term used to describe the tripartite combination of, for example, enzyme-cofactor-substrate or... Read More

Enzyme inhibitors

Enzyme inhibitors compounds or agents that combine with an enzyme in such a manner as to prevent the normal substrate-enzyme... Read More


plaque (Science: dentistry) dental plaque is a combination of food (left in the mouth after eating), bacteria (which live in... Read More


A seaweed refers to any of the macroscopic marine algae. They include the conspicuous, multicellular algal species of... Read More

Biological Physics: Energy, Information, Life by P. Nelson

 Biological Physics: Energy, Information, Life       ... Read More