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Sacks, Benjamin

(Science: person) U.S. Physician, 1896-1939.

See: libman-Sacks endocarditis, libman-Sacks syndrome.

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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... on my lunchbreak, and I just smile as I would never tell them that the sound of people reading magazines and going through their lunch bags/paper sacks can put me to sleep in literally less than a minute. It's so interesting how this works...and WIERD, but I find myself lucky to be so easily put ...

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by imnotaloneanymore
Wed May 30, 2012 2:53 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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Campbell and Reece 8th edition

no, bacteria have no organelles, either mitochondria, either plastids, either nucleus, either Golgi etc. However, they have some similar membrane sacks on their plasma membrane, which function in energy gaining. Anyway, they are able to get energy without them. Even we are (for some time; look ...

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by JackBean
Tue Apr 12, 2011 6:34 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Campbell and Reece 8th edition
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"Golgi" in the cells

maybe the Golgi body is the central part, while Golgi apparatus refers to the whole bunch including all the sacks, vesicles etc.

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by JackBean
Fri Oct 29, 2010 12:33 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: "Golgi" in the cells
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Re: Color Change

I believe cephalopods change colour by expanding and contracting vesicles (sacks) containing coloured fluid.

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by Segundo
Thu Jan 21, 2010 10:41 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Color Change
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Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

Two good books: The Beak of the Finch by Jonathan Weiner (NS and adaptation in Finches) The Island of the Colorblind by Oliver Sacks (founder effect, genetic drift) You're right that natural selection and evolution are not synonymous, but it is not correct to say that natural selection ...

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by AstusAleator
Sun May 31, 2009 8:01 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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