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Clump

Clump

to form into clusters, small aggregations, or groups.

Origin: a.S. Clympre, a lump


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Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!

... gathered thus far. Any possible guesses on Genus and/or species would be greatly appreciated. Initial Observation: opaque/ off white, slightly clump, slight growth on nutrient agar Presumed Optimum temp: 37C Oxygen Requiremets: Facultative Anerobe Bacillus shape (small rods) gram negative non ...

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by KingsMomi
Tue Jul 31, 2012 3:40 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!
Replies: 2
Views: 3573

Re: NEED HELP WITH MY UNKNOWN GRAM POSITIVE ORGANISM PLEASE??

... 5) catalase positive because it produces o2 6) coagulase positive because it has the protein coagulase that converts fibrinogen to fibrin (the clump looking clot that forms). if your unknown organism is staphylococcus epidermidis (s.epidermidis) then: 1) under the microscope you would generally ...

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by mariah000
Sun Mar 18, 2012 7:50 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: NEED HELP WITH MY UNKNOWN GRAM POSITIVE ORGANISM PLEASE??
Replies: 1
Views: 14167

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... of valine in hemoglobin's beta chains, which in turn causes a hydrophobic chunk to stick out of the protein, which in turn causes the proteins to clump together. Individuals who are homozygous recessive for the disease-causing variant are quite ill; individuals who are heterozygous, however, rarely ...

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by Luxorien
Thu Mar 08, 2012 10:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 755195

Cadherin

... spheres were mixed and left undisturbed for 12 hours in a liquid medium. At the end of the incubation the spheres were aggregated into a large clump. The red spheres were found in the center of this clump and the blue spheres were found on the outer part of the clump, surrounding the core of ...

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by forest123
Tue Oct 19, 2010 2:50 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cadherin
Replies: 1
Views: 1763

Question about biotechnology

Yes cloned genes can interfere with the normal existence of the bacteria, either simply because the overexpressed product of the gene will clump inside the cytosol of the bacteria which is sometimes detrimental to normal function. Or because the product of the gene is directly interfering with ...

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by canalon
Mon Jul 26, 2010 7:33 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Question about biotechnology
Replies: 2
Views: 1301
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