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(noun) Plural form of ovum.

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Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... quality as well as possible. In every aspect of sexual reproduction we can find this intention. Some weeks ago I posted a question about female ova on this forum: http://www.askabiologist.org.uk/answers … p?id=10184 I was interested in the evolutionary explanation of the fact that unlike sperm ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
Replies: 6
Views: 7521

How dominance works at the DNA/RNA/protein

Also, ova that carry the g allele might be faulty, and might not be released by the ovary, which is another way that the G allele would dominate.

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by mhwombat
Thu Oct 04, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: How dominance works at the DNA/RNA/protein
Replies: 10
Views: 7542

Re: Chromosomes And Heredity

... cell. Fertilization is different. It is the process where meiosis has formed cells with half the number of chromosomes (1N or haploid). Sperm and Ova unite to form a cell re-establishing the diploid state. However, this cell is not identical to the parental cell. It is the hybrid of two parent ...

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by DougB
Wed May 16, 2012 3:24 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Chromosomes And Heredity
Replies: 4
Views: 7174

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... or nose near the nostrils. Or have a partner keep count for you, maybe. You might be surprised. And, here's the big problem:if you have a test for ova and parasites, even three stool specimens, and get a negative result, that does NOT mean you don't have parasites! However if you get a positive ...

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by Wallyanna
Wed May 09, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2703285

The Primal/Paleo Diet? Or the Parasite Diet?

... even held the whole BM in the first place. And since poor Fred has the runs, he's been going more often and his specimens are diluted. So finding ova, proglottids, or actual parasitic worms is maybe at best a long shot in this one drop of one portion of one of many diluted specimens Fred poops ...

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by Wallyanna
Tue May 08, 2012 12:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Primal/Paleo Diet? Or the Parasite Diet?
Replies: 3
Views: 3411
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