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Compatible

1. (Science: pharmacology) Capable of harmonious coexistence, of medications, suitable for simultaneous administration without nullification or aggravation of the effects of either.

2. (Science: haematology) Denoting a donor and recipient of a blood transfusion in which there is no transfusion reaction.

3. (Science: immunology) histocompatible, denoting a donor and recipient of an organ transplant that is not rejected.


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I'm not sure it would be some slow decline. Because that would mean that some are compatible and some are not, while they all must be compatible to each other (more less) Thank you for your comment - Like the timescale, the rate of decline seems arbitrary. It could ...

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by BiologicalRush
Wed Jun 25, 2014 8:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Human Gamete Compatibility Going Backwards
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Human Gamete Compatibility Going Backwards

I'm not sure it would be some slow decline. Because that would mean that some are compatible and some are not, while they all must be compatible to each other (more less)

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by JackBean
Wed Jun 25, 2014 12:17 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Human Gamete Compatibility Going Backwards
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Human Gamete Compatibility Going Backwards

... maybe you see 50% compatibility. The question is, does it follow that at some point in the past was born the first female to be reproductively compatible with modern male?

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by BiologicalRush
Tue Jun 24, 2014 9:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Human Gamete Compatibility Going Backwards
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Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution

... acceptance of-Darwinian natural selection. However I have come to adopt a Neo-Orthogenetic view of evolution that I believe is completely compatible with Neo-Darwinism. I would describe Neo-Orthogenesis as: the inevitable emergence of biological complexity and intelligence shaped by Darwinian ...

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by valetudo
Tue Mar 11, 2014 11:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution
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Microevolution verus Macroevolution

... of sub-species in the middle of the ring go extinct, by a bolide impact, for example, and the remaining subspecies are no longer reproductively compatible, then we have an extinction event that is also a speciation event, both of which are correctly defined as macroevolution.

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by hackenslash
Thu Mar 06, 2014 8:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Microevolution verus Macroevolution
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