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wandering or deviating from the usual or normal course.

Origin: L. Aberrans

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Re: 7 deadly sins in nature

... more but I was wondering if any others spring to mind? Ideally looking for more unusual/less obvious examples. Thanks so much for your help! Simon Aberrant behaviour usually happens as a result of bad upbringing in animals as it does in humans. The best examples of gluttony occur in domestic dogs ...

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by animartco
Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:11 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: 7 deadly sins in nature
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Views: 6780

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... type, some (perhaps most) yet to be developed, would be required to halt selectively all normal cell division but not halt the characteristically aberrant cancer cell division and secondly, conventional chemotherapy drugs would be used to target and kill only the dividing cancer cells. Summary ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 19570

Problems with Synthetic Biology?

... and carbohydrates, which have been described as nature's third alphabet akin to nucleotides and amino acids. There are known examples of where aberrant glycosylation can be induced onto certain proteins. The proteins themselves fold correctly and still function. At the cellular level, cells ...

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by docholliday
Thu May 10, 2012 5:03 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Problems with Synthetic Biology?
Replies: 1
Views: 1608

Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... not just homologous parental RNAs, but also crossovers at homologous sites. However, this is not always the case ; hybrid sequences resulting from aberrant homologous recombination (when similar viruses exchange sequence without maintaining strict alignment) and nonhomologous recombination (recombination ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
Replies: 2
Views: 44121

Intronic splice regulatory mutation caused afibrogenemia

... PM, Brennan SO. A deep intronic mutation in FGB creates a consensus exonic splicing enhancer motif that results in afibrinogenemia caused by aberrant mRNA splicing, which can be corrected in vitro with antisense oligonucleotide treatment. Hum Mutat. 2008 Oct 13. [Epub ahead of print] http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18853456

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by jonmoulton
Wed Oct 15, 2008 11:54 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Intronic splice regulatory mutation caused afibrogenemia
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Views: 1751
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