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Follicles

Follicles of thyroid gland

folliculi glandulae thyroideae


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... will probably stop growing body hair because of an evolutionary mechanism that will influence mutation and cause our offspring to not have hair follicles, because they are not necessary or helpful anymore. Point 1: Mutations are random. They do not select to happen when they are helpful. Point ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 31, 2014 2:02 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can human body hair disappear as a result of... clothing?
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Can human body hair disappear as a result of... clothing?

... will probably stop growing body hair because of an evolutionary mechanism that will influence mutation and cause our offspring to not have hair follicles, because they are not necessary or helpful anymore. Which one is closer to reality/scientific knowledge?

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by jplr
Sat Oct 11, 2014 6:16 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can human body hair disappear as a result of... clothing?
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... period for reproduction How does an organism determine when to stop reproducing based on their chances of mating? Females have a set number of follicles they are born with. Though, I do see how that hypothesis makes sense if by chance alone the mutation was increased. (admittedly I didn't read ...

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by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 9:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
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Re: recessive traits

... one with red hair and the other with blonde hair? Let's look at this in a much more detailed way. Say, the dominant allele for block hair follicles is B. Since you said that the first person is a heterozygote, the genotype can be written as Bb. Now, even if the other partner is heterozygotic ...

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by sapien
Thu Jun 28, 2012 5:38 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: recessive traits
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Menstural cycle

... matures and oestrogen levels rise FSH and LH are stimulated. My questions are 1) If low levels of oestrogen inhibit FSH (and LH) how can the follicles mature (they are matured by FSH) 2) Why do we say oestrogen inhibits FSH and stimulates LH if it inhibits and stimulates BOTH pituitary hormones? ...

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by jsmith613
Tue Feb 07, 2012 8:52 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menstural cycle
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Views: 873
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