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Granule

Granule

(Science: pharmacology) a small quantity of a solid substance, smaller than a grain.

Origin: L. Granulum


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Re: What are 'interchromatin granule clusters'?

With the keyword "interchromatin granule clusters'", Google gave many hits. This was on the first page returned: http://neurolex.org/wiki/Category:Interchromatin_Granule

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by jonmoulton
Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:14 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: What are 'interchromatin granule clusters'?
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What are 'interchromatin granule clusters'?

... for a more detailed description of these things but I just can't find anything useful. Quite simply, I just want to know what interchromatin granule clusters are, and if possible, a rough overview of composition and/or function. Cheers

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by nukeman
Thu Mar 28, 2013 2:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: What are 'interchromatin granule clusters'?
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Re: Quantitative test for starch

... was listed above, the author actually concludes that because the starch is entirely glucose and knowing the molecular weight of one full starch granule and knowing the number of glucose you can extrapolate the number of starch there are in a sample. There is no better way that I can think of. ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Oct 24, 2011 3:02 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Quantitative test for starch
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DNA Gel Electrophoresis Issues - Bad Ladder Separation

... is perfectly clear, you have to be quite careful, but by swirling it in front of a light source (or window) you can check for the absence of granule and filaments that are transparent, but with a slightly different refraction index. Those are unmelted agarose granules that do not have the ...

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by canalon
Sat Aug 13, 2011 2:30 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA Gel Electrophoresis Issues - Bad Ladder Separation
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The initiating Ca 2+ ion

... intracellular storage in the egg upon fertilizaation, starting at the point of sperm entry. This calcium wave is the initiator of the cortical granule reaction that slowly blocks polyspermy and creates the fertilization envelope. Beginning the whole process of development for the zygote.

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by kolean
Wed Jul 01, 2009 2:15 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: The initiating Ca 2+ ion
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