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secondary

second or inferior in order of time, place or importance, derived from or consequent to a primary event or thing.

Origin: L. Secundarius, secundus = second


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Hyperadrenergic POTS

... ≥600 pg/mL. As a part of the definition, POTS is associated with a hyperadrenergic state. In many such cases, the hyperadrenergic state is secondary to a partial dysautonomia or hypovolemia. There are some cases, however, in which the primary underlying problem seems to be excessive sympathetic ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hyperadrenergic POTS
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Views: 49

Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)

Not sure why I can't edit the above part, but I stumbled across something that seemed to be of use; that secondary sugars might be sugars the require cAMP and CRP to be the effector of the operon(along with the operon inducer of course). Since gallactose is what the cell wants ...

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by Vulpess
Mon Dec 16, 2013 6:55 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)
Replies: 2
Views: 831

Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)

What are secondary sugars? I'm studying for the final tomorrow and we are focusing a lot on the lac operon series and some of the metabolic processes of sugars. I know that bacteria cells prefer galactose, but will still use lactose, ...

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by Vulpess
Mon Dec 16, 2013 3:40 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)
Replies: 2
Views: 831

What is pectin, hemicellulose and lignin and....???

... their importance in plant cell wall???... I know the primary cell wall of plants contains more amount of cellulose, pectin and hemicellulose and secondary cell wall contains more lignin, but I can't seem to understand their significance there...like what role, specific to only plant cell wall, ...

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by NarutardedNinja
Thu Sep 26, 2013 4:06 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: What is pectin, hemicellulose and lignin and....???
Replies: 1
Views: 814

Hereditary Diseases - How to get rid of them?

Hello everyone! I haven't studied Biology since secondary school but I am thinking of getting into it again. Hereditary diseases and genetic disorders which can be passed down by parents is something I am very interested in. Parents who suffer/ have ...

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by DondiLion
Thu Aug 15, 2013 1:33 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Hereditary Diseases - How to get rid of them?
Replies: 2
Views: 2047
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