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Basic proteins

Basic proteins

proteins that are rich in basic amino acids; e.g., histones.


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Blood Genetics help please

... blood cells. The alleles A, B and O refer to the variant forms of the proteins (enzymes) that produce the sugar antigens. The O allele enzyme is non-functional, so that the basic sugar antigen is unaltered. The A and B allele enzymes are dominant over the O ...

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by girlslovebarbie
Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Blood Genetics help please
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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

... its host, the viral genome carried a lot of genes that replaced basic cellular functions, including some involved in DNA repair and the manufacturing of proteins. The unusual size and gene content of the virus led one scientist to suggest that ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:37 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... that the first main metabolic molecules were RNAs, which can template proteins as well as be active themselves. How you get from such a start to ... world, an ancient world that resembles our own. It appears the basic building blocks of the machinery of the cell have always been the same ...

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by scottie
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:50 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: question for evolutionary biologist.
Replies: 26
Views: 26973

Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... order. The Ribosome is the translation system for the manufacturing of proteins. This process starts with Transcription. This is the first step ... double helix. Now what is an enzyme? Guess what? It is a protein. This basic refresher tell us that a Protein is required at the start of a process ...

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by scottie
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:40 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: question for evolutionary biologist.
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Views: 26973

Re: question for evolutionary biologist.

... as a chicken and egg argument. The reality is that the Cell is the basic unit of life, therefore it was the Cell that had to have been in existence ... that contains the translation machinery that allows the DNA to code for proteins. It is the cell that contains the machinery that allows for duplication, ...

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by scottie
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: question for evolutionary biologist.
Replies: 26
Views: 26973
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