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1. External; outward; pertaining to that which is external; opposed to interior; as, the exterior part of a sphere. Sith nor the exterior nor the inward man Resemble that it was. (Shak)

2. External; on the outside; without the limits of; extrinsic; as, an object exterior to a man, opposed to what is within, or in his mind. Without exterior help sustained. (Milton)

3. Relating to foreign nations; foreign; as, the exterior relations of a state or kingdom.

(Science: geometry) exterior angle, the side of the polygon upon which a front of fortification is formed.

Origin: L. Exterior, compar. Of exter or exterus on the outside, outward, foreign, strange, a compar. Fr. Ex: cf. F. Exterieur. See ex, and cf. Extreme, interior.

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Re: Cell membrane targeting signals.

... membranes are established as the growing polypeptide chains are translocated into the ER. The lumen of the ER is topologically equivalent to the exterior of the cell, so the domains of plasma membrane proteins that are exposed on the cell surface correspond to the regions of polypeptide chains ...

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by Fransis
Tue Sep 06, 2011 9:39 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell membrane targeting signals.
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Subunit Vaccines

... vaccine production. The subunit vaccine is not virulent because it does not contain the genetic material from the virus, only the proteins on the exterior of the virus.

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by odry147
Tue Aug 02, 2011 8:55 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Subunit Vaccines
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Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)

... the new outer membranes. At the end of the prosses, they themselves are part of the new exoplasm. (I'll make a diagram later.) And finally the exterior organelles (these are organelles which can be found on the exterior cell membrane): - Cilia - Fine hair-like structures that allow for movement ...

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by TemporalV01D
Tue Feb 08, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)
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Active Transport.

Some hormones or proteins may be shipped from the golgi complex and discharged out of the cell for exterior purposes. Examples: Pepsin for the stomach.

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by g0ld3n88
Fri Dec 11, 2009 2:03 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Active Transport.
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Re: incubation of fungi

Indoor air - dust will have osmophiles. Air from the exterior will carry Asperigillus, Penicillium and Cladosproium spore. As biohazard suggested, the temp is prob still to high. What medium are you using?

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by JorgeLobo
Mon Feb 16, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: incubation of fungi
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