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a term that should be used with caution, although most cell biologists would follow Abercrombie in meaning the movement of one cell type into a territory normally occupied by a different cell type, some pathologists might not agree.

invasion can refer to the radiation of a clade or lineage into an environment or habitat not previously occupied; invasion can also refer to the establishment of a species or lineage to a new location or environment by natural or anthropogenic means.

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Recombinant DNA not degraded inside transformed cells, why?

Yes. The system is not designed to prevent invasion of such magnitude. Also, most lab bacteria have been modified and don't have an active defense system to improve transformation efficiency. There is another interesting tidbit of information ...

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by Cat
Fri Sep 28, 2012 4:21 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Recombinant DNA not degraded inside transformed cells, why?
Replies: 10
Views: 5978

Re: Viruses VS Bacteria

... of the virus vs bacteria. The difference in their structures of DNAs or RNAs, the different of proteins, the steps they take for replication and invasion. If you do that you are pretty much complete. Or you can do the other slightly simpler route but more outside of the box thinking. You can ...

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by david23
Thu Sep 13, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viruses VS Bacteria
Replies: 4
Views: 5491

Re: 5 best proofs of evolution

... that life must have had some origin way back in time, perhaps in a chemical reaction of inorganic materials (in some primordial soup) or in some invasion from outer space. That may well be true. But what is clear is that any such origin for living things or living material must result in a very ...

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by Raven7899
Sun May 27, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 269298

Question about sexes and gene

Huh. I never realized things could go this horribly wrong. Men, abandon Operation Seal Invasion of Poland! I repeat: abandon Seal Invasion!!1 Now, what the heck am I supposed to do with all these very tall and beautiful women I've got!?

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by biohazard
Tue Oct 04, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Question about sexes and gene
Replies: 16
Views: 13408

Re: Sudden fly infestation

... then they would all be small but the ones that appear suddenly are large black flies. I have had the same experience with this 'sudden fly invasion' in Sebastopol, California. There are two residences on the property and this has happened in both houses. The second time was much worse than ...

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by FishRose61
Thu Sep 22, 2011 4:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sudden fly infestation
Replies: 7
Views: 32586
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