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Anchorage

(Science: cell biology) attachment, not necessarily adhesive in character, because the mechanism is not assumed the term ought to be more widely used.


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Help with biological metaphor?

... cell flexibility for rapid constant movement; that contain plants the photosynthesis of which feeds them. In return the plants have a safe anchorage and protection inside the body of the animal. Lichens of course are similar but they don't have the animal function of these plankton species. ...

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by animartco
Wed Jun 05, 2013 1:15 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with biological metaphor?
Replies: 10
Views: 3244

DNA

... is usually visually observed at the telomeres and at the centromeric regions. Chromosomes are then attached to the nuclear plasma membrane as an anchorage site.

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by kolean
Thu Oct 01, 2009 11:03 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA
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Views: 2837

Questions about a career in biology

... was right! (4) I live in Alaska. This probably is not the best place for herpetology and carcinology, but are there any good biology groups in the Anchorage-area?

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by Zongo
Wed Jun 10, 2009 11:50 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questions about a career in biology
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which kind of root system is better adapted for anchorage?

which kind of root system is better adapted for anchorage? why? pls do reply...i need this...thanks very much! :D Topic renamed. Doesn't anyone read the rules anymore? BioTeam

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by jayar48
Thu Jan 24, 2008 1:00 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: which kind of root system is better adapted for anchorage?
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Views: 5668

How do Plants support themselves?

... and prevent a plant from being broken up. I thonk turgidity of cells also may give some rate of stiffness. Extensive rootsystem provides good anchorage in the soil.

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by SU_reptile
Fri Feb 09, 2007 3:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: How do Plants support themselves?
Replies: 4
Views: 8438
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