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Shock

shock

1. (Science: psychiatry) A sudden disturbance of mental equilibrium.

2. (Science: cardiology) A condition of profound haemodynamic and metabolic disturbance characterised by failure of the circulatory system to maintain adequate perfusion of vital organs, it may result from inadequate blood volume (hypovolaemic shock), inadequate cardiac function (cardiogenic shock) or inadequate vasomotor tone (neurogenic shock, septic shock).


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Methylene Blue Solution use in staining variety of bacteria?

... of the stomach, are more pathogenic. Gram negative bacterial cell walls are composed of lipopolysaccharides that can be an endotoxin (toxic shock syndrome). Gram stain experiments are another type of a multi-step staining and de-staining experiment. Reagents 0.1M Sodium Acetate Buffer, pH4.2: ...

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What is the purpose of life?

... technical definition of "purpose" (e.g. a task it performs exceptionally well). To evolution, the purpose is to survive and reproduce. :shock:

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Wed Oct 22, 2014 12:31 am
 
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B-DNA and A-DNA

What does B in B-DNA stand for? And A in A-DNA? I couldn't find any answer by searching.I'm thankful if you can explain it to me. Thank you :shock:

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Mon Aug 25, 2014 10:06 am
 
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... physiological sense to me. Strong emotions are immediate, accompanied by an adrenalin rush. Think of horror films. They always work best if the shock is unexpected and happens quickly. The physiology of fight flight reaction is very old and I do not think that this could be affected in any meaningful ...

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