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A variable annual leguminous vine (pisum sativum) that is cultivated for its rounded smooth or wrinkled edible protein-rich seeds, the seed of the pea, and the immature pods with their included seeds.

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Do chromosomses ever get competitive?

... protein which gives green color to the beans. no matter what if there is a single protein gives green color to the seed, say a bean like green peas. Suddenly a mutation happens, 100 amino acid protein is converted, or stopped in the middle, thereby converting it to a 50 amino acid protein. ...

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by balamurugan3
Sat Aug 10, 2013 3:37 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do chromosomses ever get competitive?
Replies: 9
Views: 7390

I really need help with the Punnett square & genotypic

... this question. Genetics are not my strong point in bio. Please help me with this. Thanks :) 1. A backyard gardener had seeds from a variety of peas that were hybrids (heterozygous) for red flower colour. In peas, red flower colour (R) is dominant to white flower colour (r). If these plants ...

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by Paigebentley
Thu Jan 24, 2013 4:34 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I really need help with the Punnett square & genotypic
Replies: 4
Views: 4320

How dominance works at the DNA/RNA/protein

... The rest of your reasoning is faulty at best. I’ll try to explain with another example… Suppose you have two pea plants, one gives green peas and one yellow. They are true breeding because they self-pollinate (“mother” and “father” are one plant). Now you decided to see what happens if ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 05, 2012 1:15 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: How dominance works at the DNA/RNA/protein
Replies: 10
Views: 7750

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... half. I found out i was allergic to about 20 different foods that didn't come up in a regular food allergy test. gluten,dairy,coconut,green peas, almonds, lima beans etc... I've taken these foods out of my diet and in 3 months bloating is totally gone and weight back to normal..THANK GOD! ...

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by jdash
Tue Oct 02, 2012 2:26 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2731957

Re: A question

... (hard to find these days). Any offspring between the two cannot therefore be purebred white or black (answer 4). As canalon implies, people aren't peas.

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by wbla3335
Wed Mar 14, 2012 10:38 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: A question
Replies: 4
Views: 2371
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