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Eukaryotic

Definition

adjective

Of, or pertaining to, or characteristic of a eukaryote, which is basically an organism possessing a membrane-bound nucleus.


Supplement

Organisms may be grouped in two major groups: prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Eukaryotes include the animals, plants, fungi, and protists.


Word origin: eukaryote + -ic.

Variant: eucaryotic (British)

Compare: prokaryotic


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Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines

... otherwise have a limited lifetime.The cells are used for a wide variety of purposes, from testing toxicity of compounds or drugs to production of eukaryotic proteins. There are several methods can be used to generate immortalized cell lines. One method is to introduce a viral gene that partially ...

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Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:58 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines
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Re: Oxygen requirements of eukaryotes

... Also, I know of Bergey's manual for bacterial taxonomy, you could check if something similar exists for all of the eukaryotic microbes. Hrushikesh.

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by Hrushikesh
Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:07 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Oxygen requirements of eukaryotes
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Views: 4459

Re: How did endosymbionts coordinate replication?

If you could link me to a scholarly article that describes how after endosymbiosis, the bacterial cell and it's eukaryotic host coordinated replication Maybe this helps? http://rstb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/365/1541/699.full.pdf

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by sosippus
Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:51 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How did endosymbionts coordinate replication?
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Re:

... grow on the top, microaerophile in middle and anerobic at bottom. It will work well with culturable bacteria. I am not sure will it work with eukaryotic microorganisms or not. This is a cool idea. However, this doesn't help me either. I am looking for information already known, and I would ...

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by sosippus
Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:44 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Oxygen requirements of eukaryotes
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Oxygen requirements of eukaryotes

... grow on the top, microaerophile in middle and anerobic at bottom. It will work well with culturable bacteria. I am not sure will it work with eukaryotic microorganisms or not.

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by josem
Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:28 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Oxygen requirements of eukaryotes
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Views: 4459
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