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Recruitment

Recruitment

(Science: neurology) The gradual increase to a maximum in a reflex when a stimulus of unaltered intensity is prolonged.

(Biology/Zoology) The number of new juvenile fish reaching a size/age where they represent a viable target for the commercial, subsistence or sport fishery for a given species.


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Re: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?

To clarify my problem, here's a diagram from Current Biology 1998, 8:1121–1124 http://biomednet.com/elecref/0960982200801121 http://i317.photobucket.com/albums/mm395/MunsterMunster/University%20stuff/ras.jpg image link: http://i317.photobucket.com/albums/mm395/MunsterMunster/Universi...

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by janapix
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:33 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?
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Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?

Studying yeast two hydrid systems and came across this. I'm having trouble understanding how RSS works. If you could explain or direct me to a good research/review paper, I'd be very grateful.

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by janapix
Mon Jun 11, 2012 2:55 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?
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what is polycombrepress region ?

... an important role for PcGs in tumor development. Whereas the downstream functions of PcGs are well characterized, the mechanisms of their recruitment to target genes and the regulation of their activity are not fully understood. Any particular detail?

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by canalon
Thu Mar 15, 2012 1:22 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: what is polycombrepress region ?
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Re: Determining mRNA sequences

... and how the pre-termination codon recognition is mediated by a competition between 3' UTR associated factors that stimulate or antagonize the recruitment of the Upf complex. It was proposed that mRNA's with long 3' UTRs can evade NMD through the recruitment of proteins to the 3' UTR that antagonize ...

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by id10t
Thu Mar 03, 2011 8:04 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Determining mRNA sequences
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A few marine ecology questions!

... succession in marine communities. How can you distinguish among them? Please give a brief example of each model. 2. Briefly define the term "recruitment limitation" as it applies to marine populations, and describe one implication of recruitment limitation for harvested populations. ...

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by marinebiologist26
Thu Jun 24, 2010 3:04 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: A few marine ecology questions!
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