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Defense

The psychological mechanisms used to control anxiety, e.g., rationalization, projection.

Origin: L. Defendo, to ward off


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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... -------------------------------------- Vander-Linden CL. Gene-Specific Ebola Therapies Protect Nonhuman Primates from Lethal Diseases. Chem-Bio Defense Quarterly. 2006 3(2):8-9. Also this press release from USAMRIID: http://www.usamriid.army.mil/press_releases/warfield_press_release.pdf -------------------------------------- ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
Replies: 2
Views: 479

Re: animal behavior

Songbirds sing intricate songs for mate attraction and territorial defense, which they learn early in life Source: http://www.nature.com/scitable/knowledge/library/the-development-of-birdsong-16133266

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 16, 2014 3:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: animal behavior
Replies: 5
Views: 2026

Re: Is complexity inevitable?

... Without this direction it would be impossible for the organism to survive. Increasing intelligence is rather like increasing physical offense and defense mechanisms in the organism, a part of the constant striving to keep up with the competition.

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by animartco
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:09 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
Replies: 16
Views: 10692

mutations and dependencies

... mean? I can't find a def for it. In the article it's used in this senence: " Susceptible individuals may beneļ¬t from the defense mechanisms of resistant individuals, for example through allogrooming or the allotransfer of antimicrobial defenses."

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by RabbitPhilosopher
Sat Jun 22, 2013 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mutations and dependencies
Replies: 29
Views: 21987

Bio Research Paper Writing

... HIV, adenoviruses, herpes simplex 1 and 2, hepititis, EBV, and CMV trigger the DDR response (DNA-damange-Response). DDR serves as a front line of defense against the genetic changes associated with these viruses so viruses has evolved to evade the response. Two types of the human papilomma virus ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 1
Views: 12643
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