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Identity

1. The state or quality of being identical, or the same; sameness. Identity is a relation between our cognitions of a thing, not between things themselves. (Sir W. Hamilton)

2. The condition of being the same with something described or asserted, or of possessing a character claimed; as, to establish the identity of stolen goods.

3. (Science: mathematics) An identical equation.

Origin: f. Identite, LL. Identitas, fr. L. Idem the same, from the root of is he, that; cf. Skr. Idam this. Cf. Item.


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I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... to as RH50) is essential for the presentation of the Rh antigenic activity. RH50 is similarily organized into 10 exons and shares 36% sequence identity with RH30 but is located at a separate locus. While the RH50 locus is almost invariant, the RH30 locus harbors a large repertoire of allelic ...

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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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Biomerieux API anaerobe testing kit

... free to move this post to the appropriate board.I am currently working with anaerobes and have been using an anaerobic biomerieux API test kit to identity some isolates. It has come to light that I do not possess the necessary passwords etc to access their database to identity the isolates. If ...

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by ithyphallic
Thu Dec 04, 2014 10:08 pm
 
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bone identity

I found this bone about 5 to 6 feet deep. Was curious to know what it was.

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by gunny
Tue Nov 18, 2014 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: bone identity
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bone identity

I found this bone about 5 to 6 feet deep. Was curious to know what it was.

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by gunny
Tue Nov 18, 2014 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: bone identity
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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:37 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
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