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1. Having the form of a particle.

2. Referring to, or produced by, particles, such as dust, minute germs, etc. The smallpox is a particulate disease. (tyndall)

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modern synthesis

... synthesis was not a restrictive as current people would have you believe. Is it correct that it, in simple terms, consisted of 1) Inheritance is particulate in nature 2) this accounts for variation within populations 3) natural selection acts on particulate inheritance 4) there are other mechanisms ...

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by alexpdys
Sat Oct 06, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: modern synthesis
Replies: 2
Views: 3341

Re: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... to have been here forever. I'll add that zebra mussel is not necssarily a problem. In the Great Lakes, it's been credited with reduction of particulate pollution and subsequent increase in fish populations. On the otherside they've reduced populations of "native" mussels and been ...

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by JorgeLobo
Sun Jun 10, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
Replies: 3
Views: 8633

Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... and “phenotype”. In addition, he proposed the term “gene” for the elements of the genotype. Johannsen had reservations with respect to gene’s particulate nature and had also warned against assuming genes for a particular character [1]. Thus the gene remained a hypothetical nonphysical entity. ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
Replies: 12
Views: 38931

Processing of subunit/peptide vaccines by immune system

... just seen that as a rule, soluble antigen e.g. peptides or proteins (from lysed bacteria for instance) are displayed mainly on the MHC 2 but particulate antigens and intracellular pathogen debri's presented on MHC 1 hence antibody and cytotoxic T Cell activation respectively......Is my take ...

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by nyawira
Tue Jun 22, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Processing of subunit/peptide vaccines by immune system
Replies: 3
Views: 2919

Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look

... in the pine meristems and in the cambium 37) The heredity model which Mendel developed emphasized A. blending of traits to create hybrids B. the particulate an indivisible nature of heredity material C. DNA as the source of all genetic material D. all of the above 38) Alleles refer to A. two ...

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by DemiMike
Sat Nov 28, 2009 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look
Replies: 3
Views: 13943
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