Dictionary » A » Activities


Activities of daily living

The things we normally do in daily living including any daily activity we perform for self-care (such as feeding ourselves, bathing, dressing, grooming), work, homemaking, and leisure. The ability or inability to perform adls can be used as a very practical measure of ability/disability in many disorders.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

principle of error-prone PCR???

... Mn2+ ions have exactly the same function with Mg2+, to active enzymes. So I am thinking that Mg2+ & Mn2+ combined to maximum the Taq enzyme activities, leave it no time to proofread.

See entire post
by feixiaorou
Wed Oct 01, 2014 3:51 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: principle of error-prone PCR???
Replies: 2
Views: 317

The most boring tasks in Biology

... as a Biologist? Posting multiple answers is fine. A few prerequisites: - It has to have to do with biological data (microscopic pictures, enzyme activities, protein structures…) - It has to be something that computers are not very good at doing If you are not sure about the prerequisites, don’t ...

See entire post
by Emmezali
Fri Aug 15, 2014 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The most boring tasks in Biology
Replies: 1
Views: 923

Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... to tell if advances are a result of slowly increasing intelligence over time or if culture propels the advancement through encouraging certain activities and providing a healthier environment for greater brain development. 5'4" is not the average you should be comparing yourself to. Height ...

See entire post
by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 23
Views: 32139

un even development of muscle

... left 3. even human brain has right and left assymmetry, they divide tasks 4. At the functional level, right handed people have inablitly to do all activities in left hand 5. this happens even in eye, lungs and nostrils. As a result no one will stand in a perfect symmetrical way or walk perfectly ...

See entire post
by balamurugan3
Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: un even development of muscle
Replies: 4
Views: 2841


... Not everyone is, for a number of possible reasons. You could have picked up some imbalance as an embryo, or you maybe it's how you exercise. Most activities use more than one muscle, and even "identical" exercises might be using a different mix of prime mover and synergist. Some try ...

See entire post
by teju85
Fri Aug 02, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: un even development of muscle
Replies: 4
Views: 2841
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 3,581 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link