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organic chemistry

(Science: chemistry) A branch of chemistry that deals specifically with the structures, synthesis and reactions of carbon-containing compounds.


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Newbie question about the first life

... led to this was not any entirely chemical process but "physical chemistry", a rearrangement of elements involving both chemical and ... which can be either a) structural elements (building blocks for organic tissue) or b) enzymes (biocatalysts). An example of this would be ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:21 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 10519

Re: Gene targeting

These come to mind. genetics organic chemistry (chemistry major's year sequence) biochemistry (chemistry major's year sequence) microbiology cell ...

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by jonmoulton
Thu Apr 25, 2013 6:11 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gene targeting
Replies: 17
Views: 8047

Theories - Origin of Life

... the question of a common descent.Is there something that is half-non-organic e half-organic? A kind of link between life and non-life? A link ... the primordial soup of Oparin, Urey, and all those applying positivist chemistry. Since that the first real living being was a complete eukariote ...

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by TheMatrixDNA
Sun Aug 05, 2012 12:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929059

Phosphate bioavailability in soil

... stings me every time I walk or run on it. And I wanted to have some organic chemistry fun while doing it, since I am a scientist after all (will get my degree in medical ...

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by BruceWayne
Fri Mar 30, 2012 7:40 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Phosphate bioavailability in soil
Replies: 9
Views: 5369

Re: something really confused

... nitrogen, 10% phosphorous and 5% potassium. These are often used for inorganic fertilizers for which the calculation of masses is straightforward ... project to match the media mix composition if you are not familiar with chemistry calculations.

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by jonmoulton
Mon Feb 20, 2012 4:35 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: something really confused
Replies: 2
Views: 1260
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