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Artemia

Artemia

(Science: zoology) a genus of phyllopod crustacea found in salt lakes and brines; the brine shrimp. See brine shrimp.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr, a greek goddess.


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The Fiber Disease

... of a 2:1 transition to transversion ratio. The organisms used in our tree and the accession numbers for their small subunit rRNA sequences include Artemia salina (X01723), Xenopus laevis (X04025), Mytilus edulis (L24489), Tripedalia cystophora (L10829), Microciona prolifera (L10825), Diaphanoeca ...

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by al
Mon Dec 25, 2006 1:39 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
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The Fiber Disease

... the pseudopodial surface. In the present study, we found that pseudopodial networks microsurgically removed from A. rara's cell body captured Artemia metanauplii as efficiently as intact organisms, and therefore used them to test the role of microtubules and extracellular matrix components ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Thu Oct 26, 2006 3:40 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... animals have a set of genes called hox genes, which lay down some of the basic patterns during development. He compared a crustacean, the shrimp artemia, with the fruit fly and concluded that the hox genes existed in their full complement in a common ancestor. Most importantly, what has changed ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Jul 15, 2006 4:24 pm
 
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Question on my last test

... 2. These changes are carried on in order to have a better chance at reproduction in a certain environment Think about what you understand by "Artemia salina is adapted to super-saline waters". You understand that it has developed certain structures in order to survive and reproduce in that ...

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by MrMistery
Sat Nov 05, 2005 5:23 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Question on my last test
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