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Fluids and secretions

liquid substances produced by living organisms to fulfill specific functions or excreted as waste. Secretions do not include hormones or enzymes.


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Re: immunoglobulins

... what is called the humoral immune response system. They are synthesized by lymphocytes and plasma cells and found in the serum and in other body fluids and tissues, including the urine, spinal fluid, lymph nodes, and spleen. Each immunoglobulin molecule consists of four polypeptide chains: two ...

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by RZachary1
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:49 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: immunoglobulins
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I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... a further modification. GENETIC PATHWAY OF THE ABO SYSTEM The term secretor, as used in blood banking, refers to secretion of ABH antigens in fluids such as saliva, sweat, tears, semen, and serum. If people are secretors, they will secrete antigens according to their blood groups. For example, ...

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by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
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Avascular Moss

Mosses are considered to be non-vascular plants because they lack xylem and phloem. The phloem and xylem are used to transport fluids and gases through vascular plants. Instead, in mosses, water is transported by cell-to-cell diffusion and this inefficient way to transport fluid limits ...

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by BasicBiology
Tue Nov 18, 2014 1:01 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Avascular Moss
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drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... it's a waste? 2) and how do you think that is the CO2 transported from the cells to lungs? Could it be directly through blood? 3) pH of stomach fluids is something around 2, even Coke is basic in comparison with that.

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by JackBean
Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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Re: Please help with my work

... muscle and nerve function. Sodium -  Helps to maintain muscles and nerves in good working order and works together with potassium, regulating the fluids in the body. 

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by Olympic
Tue Jul 24, 2012 6:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please help with my work
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