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Cell bodies

Cell body

Used in reference to neurons, the main part of the cell around the nucleus excluding long processes such as axons and dendrites.

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Bacterial Taxonomy

... traits, such as the formation of filamentous structures or reproductive bodies, that are only found within a few taxonomic groups. Here it goes. ... most common method being binary fission. They all have peptidoglycan cell walls , unlike archaea. Deeply Branching Bacteria The major phyla of ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Oct 19, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacterial Taxonomy
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Views: 7197

Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... biology emerges. If the GOE is real, then it is possible that the first cells were not genetically simple organisms like bacteria, but primeval stem ... Evo Devo is that all of the genes for building large, complex animal bodies long predated the appearance of those bodies in the Cambrian Explosion. ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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Re: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom

... called a sclerotium. This hard-walled mass protects the dormant cells inside until better conditions for growth return. Inside the sclerotium, ... become harsh, they often form elaborate (often beautiful) fruiting bodies made mostly from calcium carbonate and protein that produce spores ...

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by Sadial
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom
Replies: 2
Views: 6289


... indeed met by all eukaryotes. Great definition! There are plenty of unicellular Eukaryotes. There are also multicullular Eukaryotes that don't have ... in swarms, and when conditions get bad, form macroscopic "fruiting bodies"/spores, a multicellular structure with an organized shape, ...

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by BlahBlahBlah
Thu Jun 27, 2013 1:46 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Multicellular prokaryote
Replies: 27
Views: 41197

Help with biological metaphor?

... plankton. Many plankton are made up of animal units with the necessary cell flexibility for rapid constant movement; that contain plants the photosynthesis ... species. Both though are 'accounted' a single organism. After all our bodies are made up of different organs which all have a different ...

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by animartco
Wed Jun 05, 2013 1:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with biological metaphor?
Replies: 10
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