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Condense

to pack; to increase the density of; applied particularly to insertion of gold foil or silver amalgam in a cavity prepared in a tooth.


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Help - Why can't DNA be parallel?

They are antiparallel in nature. DNA normally condenses during cell division; your version most likely would not. I am sure a biochemist can explain this much better...

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by Cat
Sun Sep 30, 2012 2:55 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help - Why can't DNA be parallel?
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Re: Meiosis = extreme confusion. Please help!

... nuclear division. Interphase: Before meiosis begins, genetic material is duplicated. First division of meiosis Prophase 1: Duplicated chromatin condenses. Each chromosome consists of two, closely associated sister chromatids. Crossing-over can occur during the latter part of this stage. Metaphase ...

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by kyra13
Mon Aug 01, 2011 7:49 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Meiosis = extreme confusion. Please help!
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Re: Cell Division Questions

... anaphase and the chromosomes decondense during telophase Correct- this is the right answer. (d) Do chromosomes condense or is it chromatin that condenses into chromosomes? or is that the same thing..? either way I don't think (d) is correct either I tried googling this and can't find an answer. ...

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by sully
Tue Apr 19, 2011 1:07 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Division Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 7869

Cell Division Questions

... poles in prophase, anaphase and the chromosomes decondense during telophase (c) is not correct (d) Do chromosomes condense or is it chromatin that condenses into chromosomes? or is that the same thing..? either way I don't think (d) is correct either Q2. At the following stage of cell division ...

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by pimchy
Sat Apr 16, 2011 2:47 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Division Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 7869

Re: HELP! with ethidium bromide experiment

After searching in google a possible explanation would be that EtBR in low amounts condenses the heterochomatin (light blue) and the medium blue would be euchromatin since its slightly packed which in low amounts of EtBR most of the euchromatin is uncondensed. No ...

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by mjomha
Mon Mar 07, 2011 4:02 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: HELP! with ethidium bromide experiment
Replies: 15
Views: 8780
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