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ground substance in which things are embedded or that fills a space (as for example the space within the mitochondrion). most common usage is for a loose meshwork within which cells are embedded (e.g. Extracellular matrix), although it may also be used of filters or absorbent material

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Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment

... Biofilms are a serious problem in the clinic due to three key factors: (1) the extracellular matrix limits diffusion of molecules such as antibiotics, preventing them from readily accessing the target bacteria; (2) some bacteria within the biofilm ...

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by bioCassie
Tue Mar 03, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment
Replies: 0
Views: 254

Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... Suppl 2:S264-70. Budding of Ebola virus (EBOV) particles from the plasma membrane of infected cells requires viral and host proteins. EBOV virus matrix protein VP40 recruits TSG101, an ESCRT-1 (host cell endosomal sorting complex required for transport-1) complex protein in the vacuolar protein ...

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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???
Replies: 2
Views: 12565

Statistics help

hi, Can anyone help me by explaing what stats were used in this paper: “Matrix Crosslinking Forces Tumor Progression by Enhancing Integrin Signaling”; levental et al 2009 and what they showed? I can' get my head around it Thanks!

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by Britjade91
Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Statistics help
Replies: 1
Views: 1190

FADH2 in the Electron Transport Chain?

... its electrons to the reduction of O to H20. In doing so, it changes to a lower energy state and the excess energy is used to pump protons from the matrix of the mitochondria to the outer membrane of the mitochondria. What I don't understand is what happens to FADH2. Is it exactly the same process, ...

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by natasha88
Tue May 07, 2013 4:59 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: FADH2 in the Electron Transport Chain?
Replies: 1
Views: 3946

Re: The general theory of origin of life

... Louis. I have reviewed your site. You raise a large and interesting questions, and you came very close to the truth. Especially in parts of the matrix and the natural intelligent system. In the book, I detail describe the matrix of space, and to show "how it happens" on atomic level. ...

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by leniel
Mon May 06, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The general theory of origin of life
Replies: 13
Views: 17976
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