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Inclusions

Inclusion

1. The act of including, or the state of being included; limitation; restriction; as, the lines of inclusion of his policy.

2. (Science: chemical) a foreign substance, either liquid or solid, usually of minute size, inclosed in the mass of a mineral.

Origin: L. Inclusio: cf. F. Inclusion. See Include.


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Cytoplasm

From Wiki: The cytoplasm has three major elements; the cytosol, organelles and inclusions. The cytosol is the semi-transparent fluid in which the other cytoplasmic elements are suspended.

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by MichaelXY
Fri May 09, 2008 8:55 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytoplasm
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Inclusions found in pineapple cells

Why do you think those inclusions have anything to do with it? I would think irritation is due to very mild allergy to thiolprotease bromelain (I, for one, never experienced any irritation), though I am not sure whether or not it would ...

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by Cat
Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:42 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Inclusions found in pineapple cells
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Views: 2118

Inclusions found in pineapple cells

Quite often when we eat a non-cooked pineapple, our throat feel itchy or irritated. Can anyone give an explanation on what these non-cytolplasmic inclusions are which cause irritation to a person's throat?

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by joonkit87
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Inclusions found in pineapple cells
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Bacteria in a particular environment

... in certain bacteria which help the bacteria to attach to a surface and draw nutrients even in places having poor supply of nutrients. Cytoplasmic inclusions may be acidophilic or basophilic with proteins while endospores are reproductive structures that can withstand extreme conditions. All three ...

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by jayanthy
Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:45 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacteria in a particular environment
Replies: 4
Views: 3574

Bacteria in a particular environment

I've been given an essay,can anybody help me to find the answer? "How prosthecae,cytoplasmic inclusions and endospores contribute to the survival of bacteria in a particular environment? " Thank you very much.

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by doriscy
Wed Oct 10, 2007 3:17 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacteria in a particular environment
Replies: 4
Views: 3574
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