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Equilibrium potential

Equilibrium potential

(Science: physiology) The membrane potential at which a particular type of ion or other particle does not diffuse through the membrane in either direction.

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Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... the appearance of those bodies in the Cambrian Explosion. The genetic potential was in place for at least 50 million years, and probably a fair ... the evidence. Actually I'm working on that model and I call it Precoded Equilibrium (by typing the keywords “precoded equilibrium” my blog can be ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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... degradation pathways exist, α and β-secretase enzyme state of relative equilibrium and there is competition in the role of the substrate.Physiological ... by calcium metabolic disorders and inhibition of long duration action potential, leading to memory and cognitive dysfunction. This shows that ...

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Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:11 am
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Topic: Amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein degradation products
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Theories - Origin of Life

... means that every outcome is equally likely. If you think that is a potential confusion, it is probably better to call mutations probabilistic ... of the cell as it responds to stress and the maintaining of its own equilibrium. For the context of natural selection, transposons are just another ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Lactic acid vs lactate in sweat

... for acetic acid too? The article notes that sweat exhibits corrosion potential and corrosion current, and various electrochemical curves. Are ... battery")? Would the presence of Na with acetic acid be in equilibrium with sodium acetate? I'm aware that if lactic acid were detected ...

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by juanfhj
Mon Jan 24, 2011 6:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lactic acid vs lactate in sweat
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Neurobiology Questions

... mV inward C. 20 mV outward D. 180 mV outward E. 0 mV because membrane potential is more negative than the equilibrium potential 3. In the resting, unstimulated neuron, activation gates of most sodium ...

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by biol245
Fri Sep 24, 2010 2:29 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Neurobiology Questions
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