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Agent

(Science: pharmacology) Any power, principle or substance capable of producing an effect, whether physical, chemical or biological.

Origin: L. Agens = acting


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Taq Buffer ?

Does it? I've never heard about it. However, my guess would be it's some sort of filling agent, like if you used BSA or something similar.

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by JackBean
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:36 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Taq Buffer ?
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... you couldn't drive it. Likewise, with maintaining a mild infection the medical staff would need to accelerate the infection sometimes (adding bio-agent) and brake the infection at other times (adding anti-bio-agent drug). And the bacteria is supposed to kill the tumor cells? Some of them, the ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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Views: 10822

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... and method for the medical treatment of tumorous cancer. Abstract A new 2-phase treatment to cure cancer is proposed. Phase 1 would use a live bio-agent paired with a moderating anti-bio-agent drug to target and kill hypoxic cancer tumour cores. Phase 2 would employ 2 drug types - firstly a mixture ...

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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: 10822

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... we can take a complete and exact measurement of the relevant state of the world, at time zero, and have the calculating power to predict how the agent will behave at time two. At time one, we tell the agent what they have been predicted to do at time two. Unless the prediction is something quite ...

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by ughaibu
Thu Oct 24, 2013 8:57 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
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... the population like muck through a stream. Creationists have this intuition that natural selection works at a fixed rate, like a detoxifying agent. If you're pumping muck into the river at a faster rate than the detoxifying agent, the muck should being accumulating . But natural selection ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Beneficial mutations vs harmful
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Views: 7835
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