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Simple Sugar

A sugar (like sucrose or fructose) that does not hydrolyse to give other sugars; the simplest group of carbohydrates.


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Re: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... 2. C-value paradox If LUA had a simple genome (like a simple bacterium) and genetic complexity and all the ... bit longer, before large, complex forms emerged” Dr Carroll is a bit sugar-coating the facts by using the phrase “potential”, when it is really ...

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by wildfunguy
Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:49 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... distribution of genes amongst genomes does not point to a genetically simple universal ancestor, but to a very complex one. This is a well known ... bit longer, before large, complex forms emerged” Dr Carroll is a bit sugar-coating the facts by using the phrase “potential”, when it is really ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
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Photosysnthesis

... atoms back into the air and forms the carbon atoms into a six carbon simple sugar ring which is a building block for cellulose." It's been a while since I was at ...

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by davidtrees
Wed Feb 01, 2012 11:00 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Photosysnthesis
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... chromosome. The subunits of the copy are made from a different kind of sugar (not deoxyribose, but ribose), and one of the original organic bases ... did that meaning come about? Also where does that algorithm reside. The simple answer is we do not know. The present, almost completed inventory ...

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by scottie
Fri May 20, 2011 9:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... of communication that the cell uses. Here is an example of a fairly simple regulatory system. The lac operon in E. coli and other bacteria is ... is called an operon. The lac operon functions in the metabolism of the sugar lactose, which can be used as an energy source. However, the bacteria ...

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by scottie
Fri May 20, 2011 8:09 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929079
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