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1. To press or squeeze out; as, to express the juice of grapes, or of apples; hence, to extort; to elicit. All the fruits out of which drink is expressed. (Bacon) And th'idle breath all utterly expressed. (Spenser) Halters and racks can not express from thee More than by deeds. (B. Jonson)

2. To make or offer a representation of; to show by a copy or likeness; to represent; to resemble. Each skillful artist shall express thy form. (E. Smith) So kids and whelps their sires and dams express. (Dryden)

3. To give a true impression of; to represent and make known; to manifest plainly; to show in general; to exhibit, as an opinion or feeling, by a look, gesture, and especially. By language; to declare; to utter; to tell. My words express my purpose. (Shak) They expressed in their lives those excellent doctrines of morality. (Addison)

4. To make known the opinions or feelings of; to declare what is in the mind of; to show (one's self); to cause to appear; used reflexively. Mr. Phillips did express with much indignation against me, one evening. (Pope)

5. To denote; to designate. Moses and Aaron took these men, which are expressed by their names. (Num. I. 17)

6. To send by express messenger; to forward by special opportunity, or through the medium of an express; as, to express a package.

Synonym: to declare, utter, signify, testify, intimate.

Origin: cf. OF. Espresser, expresser, L. Exprimere, expressum. See express,; cf. Sprain.

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Re: need help with some home work

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Topic: need help with some home work
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parallel binding of miRNA with mRNA

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by tareq07
Sun Jan 20, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: parallel binding of miRNA with mRNA
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Re: parallel binding of miRNA with mRNA

... confirmed that this miRNA get expressed. we have analyzed it's expression patterns under different stress conditions at different hours. Now as it expresses from the reverse orientation of our gene, it would be complementary but parallel to our gene. Do they bind with each other. If they dont bind ...

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by tareq07
Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:53 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: parallel binding of miRNA with mRNA
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Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all

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Topic: Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all
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Gene enhancers/repressors in Drosophilia stripes

Hey guys, Question that I can't seem to answer correctly/articulate in the right way. Gene expresses 2 stripes, 1 in the anterior and 1 in the posterior. The same activator binds to both enhancers and is required for expression in both the ant and post stripe. Activator ...

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Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:44 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene enhancers/repressors in Drosophilia stripes
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