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Significant

significant

In statistics, probably resulting from something other than chance.


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Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis

... doi:10.7554/eLife.01440 "Although parental RNAi in Nasonia is effective for maternal and early zygotic genes ..., it often does not provide significant knockdown of later-acting genes. To overcome this limitation, we designed an Nv eve morpholino overlapping the translation start site, as ...

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by jonmoulton
Fri Mar 07, 2014 5:57 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene knockdowns in the wasp Nasonia vitripennis
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reproductive sytem

... the urinary system - the urethra provides passage for both urine and semen. For the last bit I'd go with thinking about which sex hormones have a significant effect elsewhere - think about oestrogen and testosterone, which have wide-spread effects across the whole body. For example testosterone ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:49 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
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Views: 135

Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter

... not too far given the size of the planet! An additional thing to consider is the speed of impact. An asteroid would likely be travelling at a significant pace, and so would hit like somebody belly-flopping into a swimming pool. Jupiter's massive gravitational pull would also mean that anything ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:38 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter
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Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter

... is that the speeds it is likely travelling at will mean it will strike like somebody belly-flopping into a swimming pool! The impact will still be significant even if it does penetrate quite far. Jupiter's gravitational pull will also mean that objects that strike it are unlikely to achieve escape ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:35 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter
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Views: 309

reproductive sytem

... system may seem a bit isolated from other body systems in that its purpose is to create new life, not just maintain existing life. But there are significant relationships between the reproductive system and other body systems. Name three organ systems that the reproductive system especially depends ...

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by angel92
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
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Views: 135
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