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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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Calcium regulates transport connected with different nutrients into the plant AND will be also involved on the activation regarding certain plant enzymes. Magnesium is usually the important area of chlorophyll, a good important ...

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by MichaelJK8
Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:19 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Mineral Nutrition In Plants
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Milk, proteins and calcium

... on the web I don't really found a correct answer: seems that ALL THE PEOPLE IN THE WORLD know that the milk and his derivates are a good source of calcium, but I red that milk have so much proteins, as a result that all the calcium that it has is used to degrade proteins. Who can tell me something ...

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by HIO4
Fri Mar 06, 2015 2:27 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Milk, proteins and calcium
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Mineral Nutrition In Plants

Calcium regulates transport connected with different nutrients into the plant AND will be also involved on the activation regarding certain plant enzymes. Magnesium is usually the important area of chlorophyll, a good important ...

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by MichaelJK8
Mon Mar 02, 2015 1:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Mineral Nutrition In Plants
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Citing articles and copyright

... the title of the article or some of my words and the link with the website name. One example: http://www.nutrientsreview.com/minerals/calcium-ca.html I do not use the academic style (abstract, methods, conclusions..) in the article, so I decided to not use the official citing style ...

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by boron
Sat Aug 09, 2014 5:40 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Citing articles and copyright
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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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