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The genetic code is the correspondence between the triplet of bases in dna with the amino acids. The discovery of the genetic code clearly ranks as one of the premiere events of what has been called the golden age of biology (and Medicine).


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Meiosis prophase I crossover

“Chromosomal crossover (or crossing over) is the exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes that results in recombinant chromosomes.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chromosomal_crossover Question: Due to the multiple layers of winding, how can parts of the chromosome break evenly? Is ...

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by gs99
Fri Mar 07, 2014 9:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Meiosis prophase I crossover
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where can I learn synthetic biology?

... everyone. I'm a programmer who has recently learned about synthetic biology and the similarities between cells and computers, DNA and computer code, etc. have gotten me extremely interested in this field. Sadly I didn't know about this field few years earlier and I'm 21 now, a little old to ...

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by cipher0
Sun Feb 09, 2014 12:28 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: where can I learn synthetic biology?
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List of enterohepatically cycled nutrients?

Does there exist a comprehensive list of the constituents of bile, their quantities/ratios, and the typical quantity of bile released into the duodenum in a single contraction in a human being? Here's what I've scraped together so far from reading various articles online. Unfortunately, the question...

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by lourat
Sat Nov 09, 2013 6:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: List of enterohepatically cycled nutrients?
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Re: Please help me figure this out

... the question provides that information. I wouldn't even expect it. If you received such question, you should already know how many nucleotides code for an amino acid! :twisted:

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by JackBean
Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:46 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Please help me figure this out
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Views: 1288

Please help me figure this out

For this you need to know how many nucleotides code for one amino acid. Do you?

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by JackBean
Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:45 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Please help me figure this out
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Views: 1288
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