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1. Reproduced. The earthly author of my blood, Whose youthful spirit, in me regenerate, Doth with a twofold vigor lift me up. (Shak)

2. Born anew; become Christian; renovated in heart; changed from a natural to a spiritual state.

Origin: L. Regeneratus, p. P. Of regenerare to regenerate; pref. Re- re- _ generare to beget. See Generate.

1. To generate or produce anew; to reproduce; to give new life, strength, or vigor to. Through all the soil a genial fferment spreads. Regenerates the plauts, and new adorns the meads. (Blackmore)

2. To cause to be spiritually born anew; to cause to become a Christian; to convert from sin to holiness; to implant holy affections in the heart of.

3. Hence, to make a radical change for the better in the character or condition of; as, to regenerate society.

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Why do cells age?

... because it doesn't exist in the normal somatic cells, these cells will die at some point, and well, as you know, not all body's tissues can regenerate, and so those which die will progress to show some aging symptoms. Take a skeletal muscle tissue for example, it doesn't regenerate and as ...

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by Hasansalhi
Fri Jun 22, 2012 6:16 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Why do cells age?
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Alternation Of Gene

... genes that define body shape are generally finished their job and then irreversibly inactivated before you're born. Some animals that can regenerate limbs are able to do this, so it could be feasible to do something similar in humans. It would then be a relatively small intervention to ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:25 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Alternation Of Gene
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Relationship between structure and function of glucoes

... is the relationship between the structure and function of glucose? i have read so far that the hydrogens found in glucose are removed and used to regenerate ATP from ADP + P. Im not so certain about that anyone care to help?

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by ccBiologist
Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:57 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Relationship between structure and function of glucoes
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... not be able to connect and control these androids from a location? Maybe WE wont be connected to them but...maybe eventually we will find a way to regenerate cells and live forever :) i hope

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by twitchdoom
Fri Apr 08, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Immortality Theory Question
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Immortality? Possibility?

... your chance to survive (assuming that we still have to ingest resources to provide energy for the biological machine that we are, even if we can regenerate). Just thinking about how people will still have sex and not think about the consequences, and children will still be born, and I guess the ...

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by kolean
Wed Mar 31, 2010 1:17 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Immortality? Possibility?
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