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(Science: plant biology) Multinucleate mass of protoplasm bounded only by a plasma membrane, the main vegetative form of acellular slime moulds (e.g. Physarum).

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Re: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom

... stemonitis slime molds. If anyone is interested, here are some interesting facts: Hard seed pod phase of life is called sclerotium: If the plasmodium begins to dry out too quickly or is starved, it forms a survival structure called a sclerotium. This hard-walled mass protects the dormant ...

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by Sadial
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help with indentifying object - can't narrow to even kingdom
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Book recommendation for exam

... Symmetry. 3. Protozoa : Locomotion, nutrition, reproduction; evolution of sex; General features and life history of Paramaecium, Monocystis, Plasmodium, and Leishmania. 4. Porifera : Skeleton, canal system and reproduction. 5. Coelenterata : Polymorphism, defensive structures and their mechanism; ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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Colony PCR

Hey, I'm having difficulties with my colony PCR. I am working on a large gene (Pv ATPase 4). It's a plasmodium vivax gene. I amplified this ~4kb gene using Phusion polymerase. I was able to amplify the gene. I then purified it using the Qiagen Purification Kit and added 'A' ...

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by claudianisha
Fri Dec 02, 2011 1:59 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Colony PCR
Replies: 4
Views: 4823

sickle cell disease - Homework, please help me understand!

... red blood cells sickle, natural selection, polymorphism, heterozygous advantage and distribution of disease (in connection to malaria and parasite plasmodium)

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by Cindani
Tue Oct 26, 2010 8:51 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: sickle cell disease - Homework, please help me understand!
Replies: 2
Views: 2035

Re: Which statements about Plasmodium are true?

statements 2,3, 6,7 and 9 are true

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by alok1978
Sun Feb 07, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Which statements about Plasmodium are true?
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