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Calcium

(Science: element) An element taken in through the diet that is essential for a variety of bodily functions, such as neurotransmission, muscle contraction and proper heart function. Imbalances of calcium can lead to many health problems and excess calcium in nerve cells can cause their death. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light; the fifth most abundant element in the earth's crust; an important component of most plants and animals.A substance essential to the diet of animals and plants and is present in and is an important constituent of bones, teeth and shells.


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... by high levels of glucose, which quickly is not the case anymore as soon as physical activity starts, right? And it is also activated by calcium (through the phosphorylase kinase) due to muscle contraction. Or am I mixing everything up?

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by Aymeric
Fri Dec 13, 2013 2:46 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?
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Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify

... had grown around back through the jawbone twice! yes, amazing, the poor thing must of been in agony as when the skull was processed it had huge calcium deposits around where the tusk had gone back through the bone, I had never seen anything like it, a real oddity. Anyway will watch this thread ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:39 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Small Mammal's Lower Jaw? Very unique- trying to identify
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Views: 2302

Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)

... far here is the list of what will go into my home made nutrients. I checked and all of them are usable by plants. Potassium Nitrate Boron Nitrite Calcium Phosphate Magnesium Powder Ammonium Phosphate Magnesium Phosphate Zinc Oxide Iron Chelate and Copper Chelate I also found a source for bulk ...

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by Sophiahotep
Thu Nov 14, 2013 9:29 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)
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Views: 1282

List of enterohepatically cycled nutrients?

... 9% Cholesterol 7% Proteins 5% OTHER ?% copper ?% chromium ?% iron ?% zinc ?% manganese ?% molybdenum ?% lithium ?% cobalt ?% nickel ?% boron ?% calcium ?% vitamin b12 ?% folate ?% vitamin d ?% mercury ?% lead ?% cadmium 3% Bilirubin 3% Phospholipids

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by lourat
Sat Nov 09, 2013 6:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: List of enterohepatically cycled nutrients?
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Views: 492

Culturing or viewing cells

I wish I could answer every questions but not... 1. collect blood always with EDTA, which chelates Calcium and prevents cloting. other answers need some experts...

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by balamurugan3
Sat Aug 10, 2013 3:17 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Culturing or viewing cells
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Views: 2287
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