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a fleshy or pulpy indehiscent fruit with the seed embedded in the fleshy tissue of the pericarp.

Compare: drupe, pyrene.

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A question about sexual selection!

... has previously inbuilt some sort of preference to a female, for instance a preference for the colour red because that is the colour of the, say, berries the female eats. Therefore males that have a bright red colouring are favoured by the females, therefore propagating the preference for, and ...

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by AlexB1001
Fri Oct 29, 2010 12:46 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: A question about sexual selection!
Replies: 4
Views: 8352

Re: Working on some creatures for post-apocalyptic future

... out. Animals have been known to use external sources to help themselves in this regard, monkeys who ingest clay to help remove toxins from certain berries, animals who swallow stones to digest tough plants, that kind of thing. So what's wrong with animals ingesting a bacteria to help break down ...

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by Geokinkladze
Sun Sep 12, 2010 5:53 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Working on some creatures for post-apocalyptic future
Replies: 5
Views: 8383

Re: Facial hair

... really want to grow hair soon on your health then you can apply hair oil and hair shampoo on your face. This is truly grows fast. Also eat Amla berries. Amla berries are used lot to grow the hair.

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by leosmith678
Fri Apr 30, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Facial hair
Replies: 41
Views: 369840

Re: Catechol Oxidase, Polyphenol Oxidase and Tyrosinase

... to that of a white grape berry PPO (1)(5 out of 607 amino acid potential sequence differences. The protein was purified from Grenache grape berries by using traditional methods, and it was crystallized with ammonium acetate by the hanging-drop vapor diffusion method.

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by aricpole
Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:28 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Catechol Oxidase, Polyphenol Oxidase and Tyrosinase
Replies: 6
Views: 8905

Innovating a research

... samples. My project required me to get samples from the rocky intertidal and I had a time span of around 3-5 hours to collect them all. Your berries project sounds good, and it also sounds like there will be a lot of literature you can site and learn from. Ask your major advisor for his opinion ...

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by HilaryD
Sat Jul 18, 2009 1:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Innovating a research
Replies: 4
Views: 4294
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