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Parasites

(noun) Plural form of parasite.

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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... related to foods include eating a lot of foods high in fiber, irritable bowel syndrome, lactose intolerance, fructose malabsorption and intestinal parasites.

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by boron
Sat Sep 06, 2014 2:06 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
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Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?

... proteins from small insects such as flies, which you can catch outside. I would always pour boiling water over them, so you don't introduce any parasites into your colony. Especially if you want to feed them spiders, make sure they are quite dead, otherwise it's more likely that it would feed ...

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by Tricho
Mon Jun 16, 2014 3:48 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?
Replies: 3
Views: 1823

Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... where so far only the foreword and the first list can be seen. That case is related to case # 61 on the same list --parasites that are larger than the host-- and to one of the weirdest exceptions on the second list ("Morphology"), which is the unique case ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sun Feb 16, 2014 3:03 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 14
Views: 9483

The Selfish Gene

... that can reproduce AND produce variation in "offspring" will tend to evolve, to perpetuate more successful variants. There are DNA "parasites" that copy themselves and spread the copies throughout a genome over generations. I'm not sure that the Selfish Gene is anything but ...

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by Darby
Fri Nov 01, 2013 12:54 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Selfish Gene
Replies: 2
Views: 2097

Re:

... with this idea. 8) - I remember thinking of trying a similar approach when I started my work in parasitology many years ago: what if cancer-aimed parasites could be used? In principle, it works; in reality, it's hard to develop an actual therapy. How in principle would the parasite attack only ...

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by PeterDow
Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
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