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Autolysis

breakdown of a part or whole cell or tissue by self-produced enzymes


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... to Dust” page 58 describes the process of cell death IN THE FIRST STAGE, soft tissue begins to decompose in a chain of events that starts with autolysis, or self-digestion. When breathing and circulation cease, cells are left without a supply of oxygen. The cells survive for a few minutes to ...

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by scottie
Thu Jun 09, 2011 2:07 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Something in photolysis doesn't make sense to me

there are always some protons from the autolysis of water or from the organic acids. However, the protons are circulating through e- transport chain proteins into thylakoids and through ATPase out again ;)

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by JackBean
Mon Jun 21, 2010 6:37 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Something in photolysis doesn't make sense to me
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Re:

The link posted above made my head hurt while trying to skim through it. Youch. There are two kinds of people who generally disagree with evolution whether it be Macro- or Micro-. Uninformed people and Bible/Koran/etc. literalists. Within the science community, there is NO debate that evolution has...

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by adkinsjr
Sat Apr 24, 2010 11:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution, Fake theory or real one? here we discuss..
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Re: Re:

I'm looking at it philosophically. I will rephrase: How did the very first simple cell without the capacity to reproduce itself, develop a mutation which enabled it to divide, if the only way mutations have been shown to occur are through cell reproduction. If the first cell was unable to reproduce...

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by biohazard
Tue Apr 20, 2010 7:32 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is evolutionary theory a house built on sand?
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Cell Division Question

... is monitoring every action. moreover the genetic information coded in the DNA does not allow abnormalities or the cell committs suicide called autolysis. i hope u got my point.

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by zakia
Tue Jun 03, 2008 3:43 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Division Question
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