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Case

1. An instance of disease with its attendant circumstances.

Compare: patient.

2. A box or container.

Origin: L. Casus, an occurrence

Borderline case, a patient, whose clinical findings are suggestive, but not fully convincing, of a specific diagnosis.


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... by Garcia-Gomez et al. This polymerase was largely localized to the cytosol - I'm wondering if anyone has ideas as to why that would be the case or what the purpose of a primase/polymerase localized to the cytosol would be? Thanks in advance!

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by rhardison
Fri Oct 03, 2014 8:51 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Purpose of a primase/polymerase localized to the cytosol?
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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

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sugar consumption and weight gain

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Topic: sugar consumption and weight gain
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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

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by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:52 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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