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power or ability to hold, retain or contain or the ability to absorb.

Origin: L. Capacitas, from capere = to take

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Re: human brain size

... within a brain that could tell you more about the possible level of intelligence of an organism than just size alone. :) I doubt that the capacity of human intelligence has gone down the last 30.000 years, in fact, due to increase in knowledge and education (also an factor in intelligence) ...

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by Semisane
Tue Mar 03, 2015 9:51 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human brain size
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Views: 504

An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... to all cell lineages. In vitro, murine ES cells were found able to propagate indefinitely in the undifferentiated state while still conserve the capacity to differentiate to all mature somatic phenotypes. The initial isolation of murine ES cell lines in 1981 contributed to a simple model system ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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separation problem with GelRed

... gel. Higher molecular weight DNA separates better with a lower percentage gel. 4. Change the running buffer. TBE buffer has a higher buffering capacity than TAE buffer. 5. Try using the post-staining protocol if possible, especially if more than the recommended amount of DNA is required. For ...

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by Biotium
Wed Nov 26, 2014 4:43 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: separation problem with GelRed
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Assiut University

... Goals 1 - Distinguished graduates capable of innovation and competition in the labor market. 2 - Development of graduate studies and research capacity of the University. 3 – Empowerment of interrelation between the university and the community. 4 - Effective administrative organization. 5 ...

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by aunteam
Wed Oct 29, 2014 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Assiut University
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Views: 419

Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?

... (ie, stimulus -> brain ->memory -> action); would they have faster nerves speeds or brain speeds, if they had faster brains with low capacity; and if fast enough (relativity) then would they hear sound in a lower frequency? could it mean they can see light in a different colour? my ...

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by 1832vin
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?
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