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Dentine

Dentine

(Science: anatomy) The dense calcified substance of which teeth are largely composed. It contains less animal matter than bone, and in the teeth of man is situated beneath the enamel.

Origin: cf. F. Dentine.


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The Fiber Disease

... applied to the study of a number of synthetic membranes and biomaterials including skin (Bath et al., 1998; Scott et al., 1991; 1993a, b; 1995), dentine (Macpherson et al., 1995a, b; Unwin et al., 1997), and bilayer lipid membranes (Matsue et al., 1994). SECM has the advantage over scanning ion ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Wed Dec 06, 2006 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Do teeth dentine contain DNA??

the dentine may not contain any dna, but chances are you can always get the saliva, we dont actually need a lot of dna, as pcr can make lots of copies for u to analyze

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by kiekyon
Mon Oct 02, 2006 3:23 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Do teeth dentine contain DNA??
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Do teeth dentine contain DNA??

No.. eveb the outer skin cells, hair cells and nail cells and yes even the dentine cells have DNA! How do u explain the possibility of developing somatic cells from hair follicle then? How is it possible to recreate a persons genetic code from his hair follicle? ...

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by pyrophoenix
Sat Sep 30, 2006 6:19 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Do teeth dentine contain DNA??
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Do teeth dentine contain DNA??

... tht if that part is alive than we can feel it....like gums , hair follicles etc....but the dead cells cannot be felt..like strands of hair Or the dentine....k...thanks for the help

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by cracked_doc
Sat Sep 23, 2006 11:06 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Do teeth dentine contain DNA??
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Do teeth dentine contain DNA??

... a living organism contain DNA...does that include teeth?? i mean teeth are made of calcium so why would they contain DNA?? I am talking about the dentine alone...furthermore how can we tell tht which parts of the body cells have DNA...does nails and hair hv DNA??[/b]

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by cracked_doc
Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:55 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Do teeth dentine contain DNA??
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