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Dictionary » G » Goal



in psychology, any object or objective that an organism seeks to attain or achieve.

Origin: M.E. Gol

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Cellular Reincarnation

... like little Titans, judging each other’s fitness and calculating our odds. Suddenly, we were launched and hyperactively we raced towards our goal. I realized that my chances to win were next to zero. Then we arrived at a junction and in a lucky burst of inspiration, I directed my nearest ...

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by ewartkuijk
Sun Feb 09, 2014 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cellular Reincarnation
Replies: 0
Views: 391

Re: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

... Unless the accusation is somehow false, there's no acceptable "explanation" for a comment that was both racist and sexist. I think the goal of protest ought to be to get Nature Publications Group (the parent of Scientific American) to sever all ties to biology-online. Looking more closely ...

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by ArcticChar
Sun Oct 13, 2013 2:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 61874

cDNA cloning and Lentiviral transfection

... integrin cDNA in a mammalian expression vector. If my understanding is correct, I can transfect cells with this vector directly to achieve my goal. But the amount of cDNA I have is very less, so I want to amplify it before transfection. So my question is, Can I transform E.Coli with the vector ...

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by rkrishna
Thu Jun 27, 2013 11:22 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: cDNA cloning and Lentiviral transfection
Replies: 1
Views: 556

Bio Research Paper Writing

... level. One key factor of immune senescence at the cellular level is overpopulation of old cells in senescence and differentiated cells with the goal of destroying an indestructible target. This is much like fighting multiple wars at the same with with one war being a Geurilla warfare. While ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 1
Views: 8015

What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe

... would have to be clearly defined. Does the designer need to have only one mind, no more and no less, to be called a designer? Must there be a goal in mind? Et cetera. When humans make designs, they are creating means (the creation) to meet certain ends (the desired result). The creations meet ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Feb 09, 2013 4:54 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
Replies: 12
Views: 4725
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