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Cell body

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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Re: are biological mushrooms with virus combinable?

The ovum can be considered as single-cell fungi. And sperm - as a virus. ....... In the human body arise other ovum-like cells. They can give rise to cancer, but to cause hermaphroditism if they meet ...

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by enarees
Thu Mar 06, 2014 3:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: are biological mushrooms with virus combinable?
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Newbie question about the first life

... been shown to be plausible. They're discussing now what came first: the cell or the mitochondria (chemical factories) it harbors. Maybe a mitochondrion ... ceiling, in a corner of your room, like a balloon, and you see your own body lying there, and then several things can happen, like going out ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sat Feb 22, 2014 8:37 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
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Stem Cells

Shaanu, stem cells are pluripotent i.e., they can give rise to all of the body cells derived from the three germ layers but it cant give rise to a new organism. They have varied uses these ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:53 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Stem Cells
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Cell regulation/death

If you're talking about shaping the body (e.g. making fingers on fetus), that process requires programmed cell death. The mammalian cells require growth hormones and other signals to proliferate and live. If ...

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by JackBean
Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:32 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
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Cell regulation/death

Hi, I was wondering if any of you guys could give me a concrete answer for this: I want to know how the body regulates cells, I did some research of my own and I know a bit how telomeres work and that cells get the signal to die if the telomeres are gone so the DNA wouldn't ...

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by Mutt
Wed Nov 27, 2013 8:20 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
Replies: 2
Views: 917
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