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polio

(Science: virology) An epidemic viral infection which attacks the motor neurons of the anterior horns in the brainstem and spinal cord.

vaccination against this disease is recommended.


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Rap, your argument is flawed. First of all, I am sure that Kajsateresa has no interest in saving poliovirus, but more interested in those on the endangered species list. Second, poliovirus infection is asymptomatic in 95% infected individuals. Thus, it probably plays a ...

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by Rap
Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:24 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution and endangered species
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evolution and endangered species

... value system, and then you can argue about how things work and maybe reach an agreement. If you don't share the same values, then its futile. The polio virus is an endangered species and according to my value system, good riddance. Do you agree? Ask your friends, if their child got polio, would ...

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by Rap
Sat Sep 15, 2012 3:19 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution and endangered species
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Please help me with comments on my experiment

... Telomerase Isolation Synthesis 1 liquify 50ml lycopene pure crystals @ 173 C 2 aerate with nitrogen to form n-lycopene 3 culture one 10ml polio vaccine until 3/4 cultured in 50ml agar in 100ml petri dish 4 introduce 25ml cooled n-lycopene 5 stir 6 wait 1 minute 7 extract contents of petri ...

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by Trenchent
Wed Jun 06, 2012 5:24 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please help me with comments on my experiment
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Re: Isolation during transcription

Polio and rotoviruses use polymerase in their transcription process. You need to stop the viruses from using the transcription enzymes by stopping transcription before the binding you need to bind to the single helix amino ...

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by AstraSequi
Fri May 04, 2012 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Isolation during transcription
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Views: 1807

Isolation during transcription

Polio and rotoviruses use polymerase in their transcription process. You need to stop the viruses from using the transcription enzymes by stopping transcription before the binding you need to bind to the single helix amino ...

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by Trenchent
Fri May 04, 2012 8:35 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Isolation during transcription
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Views: 1807
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