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prosthetic

artificial implant, as in an artificial organ or limb.


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Life is nonmaterial phenomenon

... This proves two things scientifically; one is God exists, and the other is molecular gene concept is wrong. A dead cell is natural equivalent of prosthetic cell as it has all the material structures including genome except life. Instead of chemically synthesizing genome or cell from scratch, ...

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by PAWahid
Fri Jan 20, 2012 10:37 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Life is nonmaterial phenomenon
Replies: 4
Views: 5546

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... kind of useful insight, hence their total useleness. And uniting rationality (science) and irrationality (faith) is as useful as a band aid on a prosthetic limb. :roll: I wilfully ignore the rest of your answer considering that it failed at the first and most critical hurdle. Sorry Canalon, but ...

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by Cat
Mon Apr 18, 2011 5:05 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 534980

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... kind of useful insight, hence their total useleness. And uniting rationality (science) and irrationality (faith) is as useful as a band aid on a prosthetic limb. :roll: I wilfully ignore the rest of your answer considering that it failed at the first and most critical hurdle.

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by canalon
Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:20 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 534980

Prosthetic groups

What are prosthetic groups and why are they necessary? I understand that they are non polypeptide structures (usually inorganic metals) that are tightly bound and key for the activity of an enzyme or other protein. Essentially ...

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by dawn1070
Thu Jun 17, 2010 2:29 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Prosthetic groups
Replies: 1
Views: 1539

Heme group question

Heme is the non polypeptide component, it is not one atom so can therefore be described as a heme group. It is a prosthetic group which is bound to a protein but not a protein molecule itself. Don't get too hung up what to call it call it a "heme" or a "heme group".

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by stopherlogic
Fri Dec 26, 2008 10:45 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Heme group question
Replies: 7
Views: 9636
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