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Control and maintenance of mammalian cell size

Control and maintenance of mammalian cell size Stephen Cooper 1 1Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University... Read More

Construction and Maintenance of the Optimal Photosynthetic Systems of the Leaf, Herbaceous Plant and Tree: an Eco-developmental Treatise

REVIEW ICHIRO TERASHIMA*, TAKAO ARAYA, SHIN-ICHI MIYAZAWA, KOSEI SONE and SATOSHI YANO Department of Biology, Graduate... Read More

Maintenance dose

Maintenance dose --> maintenance drug therapy in chemotherapy, systematic dosage at a level that maintains protection... Read More

Maintenance

Maintenance The upkeep of property or... Read More

Estrogen

Definition noun, plural: estrogens A sex steroid hormone produced in large quantities chiefly in the ovaries in females;... Read More

Mosaic analysis of stem cell function and wound healing in the mouse corneal epithelium

Mosaic analysis of stem cell function and wound healing in the mouse corneal epithelium Richard L Mort1,2, Thaya Ramaesh1,... Read More

New treatment model for HIV

Treatment of HIV patients must balance the need to suppress viral replication against the harmful side effects and... Read More

recombination DNA repair

Recombination DNA Repair Definition Recombination DNA repair is a biological reparative process in response to DNA damage... Read More

Asymmetry due to Perfect Balance

Cell membranes are like two-dimensional fluids whose molecules are distributed evenly through lateral diffusion. But many... Read More

Exhibitions

Exhibition 1. The act of exhibiting for inspection, or of holding forth to view; manifestation; display. 2. That which is... Read More

Asymmetry due to Perfect Balance

Cell membranes are like two-dimensional fluids whose molecules are distributed evenly through lateral diffusion. But many... Read More

ESC Congress 2004: Trial shows benefits of new anti-arrhythmetic agent, dronedarone, in the management of cardiac arrhythmia

On behalf of the Steering Committee of the EURopean trial In atrial fibrillation or flutter patients receiving Dronedarone... Read More

What keeps the nervous system intact?

Researchers identify for the first time proteins vital to maintaining nervous system architecture Researchers at Columbia... Read More

Poor

poor 1. Destitute of property; wanting in material riches or goods; needy; indigent. It is often synonymous with indigent... Read More

Centrosome

Centrosome Definition What is a centrosome? The centrosome is considered to be the main microtubule-organizing... Read More

Evolution of cooperation among tumor cells

Robert Axelrod*,, David E. Axelrod, and Kenneth J. Pienta *Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and Department of... Read More

Dynamic Bed Causes Irregular Course Of River

How can you manage and design rivers such that no floods occur, whilst still ensuring navigation for shipping and a... Read More

Fibroblast

Definition noun, plural: fibroblasts Cell of connective tissue that produces and secretes fibers (e.g. collagens, reticular... Read More

Nexin

Definition noun The protein in the interdoublet link that connects the adjacent microtubule doublets of the ciliary... Read More

Androgen

Definition noun, plural: androgens A sex steroid hormone that is produced in larger quantities in males, chiefly in the... 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

Armitage’s Native Plants for North American Gardens

 Armitage's Native Plants for North American Gardens      ... Read More

Why do Farmers Abandon Jatropha Cultivation? Case from Mexico

Jatropha belongs to the flowering plants that have been known for biodiesel production. It has been intensively promoted for... Read More

Progestogen

Definition noun, plural: progestogens A steroid hormone that is activated by the binding to the progesterone receptor, and... Read More

Origin and evolution of the peroxisomal proteome

Origin and evolution of the peroxisomal proteome Toni Gabaldón1 ,4 , Berend Snel1 , Frank van Zimmeren1  , Wieger... Read More

Eubacteria

Eubacteria are prokaryotic microorganisms consisting of a single cell lacking a nucleus and containing DNA is a single... Read More

Nitrogen

Definition noun plural: nitrogens ni·tro·gen, ˈnɐɪtʰɹədʒən (biochemistry) A colorless, odorless, gaseous... Read More

Tissue

Tissue Definition What is tissue in the body? The body tissue is an aggregation of cells that function together and have a... Read More

Settlement

settlement 1. The act of setting, or the state of being settled. Specifically: Establishment in life, in business,... Read More

Nonequilibrium thermodynamics and energy efficiency in weight loss diets

Nonequilibrium thermodynamics and energy efficiency in weight loss diets Richard D Feinman1 and Eugene J... Read More

Face

Face 1. The exterior form or appearance of anything; that part which presents itself to the view; especially, the front or... Read More

Xylem

Xylem Definition Xylem is defined as a plant tissue that transfers water and nutrients from roots to all over the plant... Read More

Why does an anti-anthrax drug kill plants too?

May 12, 2004 -- Scientists at the John Innes Centre (JIC), Norwich (1) have today reported that a very successful... Read More

Humans Prompted New Paths For Parasites

December 11, 2008 — Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists are tracking how the dissemination of the parasite... Read More

Staying Sharp: New Study Uncovers How People Maintain Cognitive Function In Old Age

June 12, 2009 — Not everyone declines in cognitive function with age. Elderly people who exercise at least once a week,... Read More

Knocking The Sox Off Early Mammalian Development; Scientists Find Key Embryonic Stem Cell Gene

January 1, 2003 — Scientists have identified a gene that is required during early mammalian embryogenesis to... Read More

Looking Different ‘Helps Animals To Survive’

August 9, 2009 — In the animal kingdom, everything is not as it seems. Individuals of the same species can look very... Read More

Self

self 1. The individual as the object of his own reflective consciousness; the man viewed by his own cognition as the subject... Read More

Global Priority Regions For Carnivore Conservation

Finding economical and practical solutions for conserving endangered carnivores is a continuous challenge for... Read More