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Mutations

(noun) Plural form of mutation.

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Hyperadrenergic POTS

... a variety of sympathetic stimuli. While rare, this mutation has taught us much about the importance of a functional NET. Although functional NET mutations might be infrequent, pharmacological NET inhibition is very common. Many antidepressant and attention deficit medications work at least in ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hyperadrenergic POTS
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Is it possible for humans to get cells like an electric ee

After all the eels got their cells from mutations in gene SCN4A Fish have a copy of their genome But this is possible in humans, called polyploidy (mosaic type) this can occur during cell division after birth, adult, etc... so some humans can ...

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by Coelacanth
Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:35 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is it possible for humans to get cells like an electric ee
Replies: 0
Views: 114

What makes dominant allele dominant?

... the promotor changing significantly expression. If the binding of ribosome will be impaired, there will be much less of protein made. Single point mutations can lead to differences in binding of miRNAs. On the protein level, there are several options, you can have premature STOP codon and the resulting ...

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 27, 2014 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: What makes dominant allele dominant?
Replies: 5
Views: 1090

Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology

... topic called group selection but I haven't fully understood it yet. I know that group selection is the idea that genetic traits (specific genes or mutations of genes) accumulate in a group of individuals because that trait is advantageous. Some scholars I've heard reject it in favor of simple kin ...

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by Veritophilia
Sun Feb 23, 2014 11:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology
Replies: 1
Views: 135

How Does Natural Selection Create Ordered Variation?

... wings. Here's why Because the changes in the environment will just as likely negate the effects of the previous beneficial mutation. As you know, mutations can be beneficial, harmful or neutral. This is based entirely on the environment. So therefore a species could evolve something beneficial ...

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by Doom
Tue Jan 21, 2014 11:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How Does Natural Selection Create Ordered Variation?
Replies: 7
Views: 1403
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