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Peaks

peak

The top or upper limit of a graphic tracing or of any variable.

Origin: M.E. Peke, pike, fr. Sp. Pico, beak, fr. L. Picus, magpie


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Re: The general theory of origin of life

... will stop writing on the walls of toilets: "Probably, there was Heisenberg"). The emergence of the material life - is one of the peaks (and crowns) in the multifaceted activities of space. The mechanism of the emergence of new forms of life is very simple, it never stops, and ...

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by leniel
Mon May 06, 2013 7:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The general theory of origin of life
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... turn mean that the unaffected male has a mutation as well. Does anyone know how there can be 2 nucleotides located on 1 position? (As there are 2 peaks at the positions located "N", while all the other positions only have 1 nucleotide). That really confuses me.

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by firefly
Wed Jan 09, 2013 4:34 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Muscular dystrophy inheritance question
Replies: 7
Views: 4268

Muscular dystrophy inheritance question

... and what this tells us about the inheritance. I was also told that "for a dominant disorder if there is a mutation then you will see two peaks at the same position on the gel of the same height and the computer wont be able to tell what the nucleotide is and that nucleotide is then assigned ...

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by firefly
Mon Jan 07, 2013 8:35 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Muscular dystrophy inheritance question
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Views: 4268

solutions containing different concentrations of oxaloacetat

Did you see some real peaks with the oxaloacetate and malate or was it rather shifted baseline? (especially in the case of 1:10 dilution) As you can see, the absorbance of oxaloacetate and malate in range 4 - 0.8 mM is rather low if ...

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by JackBean
Sun Oct 07, 2012 12:26 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: solutions containing different concentrations of oxaloacetat
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The first fragments usually have large overlapping peaks because there are a lot of the short fragments. That means very strong (saturating and leeching light beyond its location) signal and wide, less defined band. So you that if the fragments where ...

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by poloke
Thu Jun 21, 2012 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: question on sequencing
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