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Initial cell

Initial cell

Actively dividing plant cell in a meristem. at each division one daughter cell remains in the meristem as a new initial cell and the other is added to the growing plant body. Animal equivalent is a stem cell (potentially confusing terminology in plants).


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An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

About 20 years ago´╝îMurine embryonic stem cells(ES) were first discovered and since then ES have been shown to contribute to ... conserve the capacity to differentiate to all mature somatic phenotypes. The initial isolation of murine ES cell lines in 1981 contributed to a simple model system ...

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Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
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Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... with the replication of several positive-strand RNA viruses in cell culture. The filoviruses, Marburg virus and Ebola virus (EBOV), are ... limited number of positively charged linkages in the PMO structure. The initial lead compounds were combinations of two agents targeting separate ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
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Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).

... its host, the viral genome carried a lot of genes that replaced basic cellular functions, including some involved in DNA repair and the manufacturing ... more of the shared genes. What they don't do, however, is rule out the initial alternative: it's still technically possible that the megaviruses ...

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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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Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... my question I have to share the thought process that it is based on. My initial intention was to examine the claim, that the results of DNA studies ... biology emerges. If the GOE is real, then it is possible that the first cells were not genetically simple organisms like bacteria, but primeval ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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minimal biological function

It seems like you're asking about something from BEFORE the initial cell. Replication would be one function. Energy transformation would be another. So would be self-organization. ...

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by Darby
Tue May 07, 2013 6:47 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: minimal biological function
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