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(Science: prefix) a prefix meaning ill, bad; the opposite of eu-. Often relates to a disease or disorder.

Compare: dys-, caco-.

Origin: fr. Fr. L. Malum, an evil, L. Malus, bad

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Help identifying a unkown

... Carbohydrate Fermentation http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g478/Dave_Fascia/0330121516.jpg Glucose + Lactose - Man+ Mal- Suc- MR-VP http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g478/Dave_Fascia/0330121517.jpg Methyl Red test- Pos Voges-Proskaur test -Negative(i ...

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by bruserboy1
Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:53 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help identifying a unkown
Replies: 2
Views: 1914

need detailed information on the life of mitochondrion

... (in certain cells i assume) during the lifespan of an individual. These are allegedly mainly (big) deleterious mutations, leading to the mal/disfunction of mitochondrion, causing harm or death to the host cell. That if true, would obviously imply, that there must be some state, when the ...

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by mzoltan22
Tue May 31, 2011 1:14 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: need detailed information on the life of mitochondrion
Replies: 3
Views: 2582

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... many aids to help me even if it for a little while before something else is detected.O.K.. here it goes... it may get lengthy... Im 29 year old female, and my digestive problems started four years ago. I was diagnosed with epilepsy 6 years ago however had been seizure free for two years without ...

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by Kins
Wed Aug 05, 2009 1:50 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2703042

On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin family

... that count? Because it's absolutely vital for designing drugs and knowing how they work... e.g. sodium channel blockers are used treating grand mal epilepsy, for treating cardiac dysrhymias, for local anasthesia..etc. potassium channel blockers are widely used to treat type II diabetics (causes ...

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by Revenged
Mon Jul 09, 2007 6:55 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin family
Replies: 3
Views: 3841

Familial Action Tremors

... or Temporal Lobe Epilepsy is often known as Partial seizure/Complex Partial Seizure. As you mention she has Complex Partial Seizure & Petit Mal Seizure that means she has both TLE & Genaralised Absense Seizure. Be carefull about grand mal seizure (Genaralised Tonic-Clonic Seizures) or ...

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by Why,Why not
Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:58 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Familial Action Tremors
Replies: 6
Views: 7070
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