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Adult

a living organism which has attained full growth or maturity.

Origin: L. Adultus = grown up


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Do you know anything about APBD?

Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease (APBD): A Diagnostic Challenge Why APBD is very hard to distinguish from many other diseases? Check it out http://blogs.plos.org/dnascience/2015/01/01/adult-polyglucosan-body-disease-apbd-diagnostic-challenge/

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by bioCassie
Tue Mar 03, 2015 5:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Do you know anything about APBD?
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Do hESC actively produce telomerase?

... my background cause it's basically null.  I've read hIPSC have shorter telomere lengths than hESC. I understand this is due to hIPS coming from adult somatic cells but apparently hIPS don't naturally create telomerase, is this true? And do hESC produce it indefinitely so they won't hit the Hayflick ...

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by oxi
Tue Feb 03, 2015 1:51 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do hESC actively produce telomerase?
Replies: 3
Views: 465

An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... as teratomas when implanted into immunodeficient mice . About Creative Bioarray Creative Bioarray offers over 1,000 stem cell products including adult stem cells, tumor stem cells, embryonic stem cells, iPS cells and other stem cells. Adult Stem Cells are there to repair any damage that has been ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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Views: 575

Stem Cells and Cell division?

I. Stem cells are central to three processes in an organism: development, repair of adult tissue and cancer. A. Stem cells in mammalian development The zygote is the ultimate stem cell. It is totipotent with the ability to produce all the cell types of the species ...

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by RZachary1
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:51 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Stem Cells and Cell division?
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Re: respiration of human body

The average adult at rest inhales and exhales something like 7 or 8 liters (about one-fourth of a cubic foot) of air per minute. That totals something like 11,000 liters of air (388 cubic feet) in a day.

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by Kerenaae
Thu Jan 08, 2015 1:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: respiration of human body
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Views: 1011
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