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(Science: botany) Of flowers, borne singly, not grouped in an inflorescence.

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Campbell and Reece 8th edition

you don't speak English? I'm sorry, but these are quite stupid questions about solitary senteces. As canalon already told you and you have maybe read, the DNA replication starts from primers, which are RNA. But the DNA cannot contain pieces of RNA, because it's ...

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by JackBean
Thu May 12, 2011 10:45 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Campbell and Reece 8th edition
Replies: 36
Views: 30345

Re: animal with the longest lifespan

... the only known case of a metazoan capable of reverting completely to a sexually immature, colonial stage after having reached sexual maturity as a solitary stage.[2][3] It does this through the cell development process of transdifferentiation. Cell transdifferentiation is when the jellyfish "alters ...

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by master94
Mon Jul 12, 2010 12:25 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: animal with the longest lifespan
Replies: 9
Views: 13813

About proboscis monkeys.

Do proboscis monkeys belong to gregarious animals or solitary animals? None of sources I have gotten has elucidated it as yet.

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by fimbriae
Thu Sep 17, 2009 10:34 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: About proboscis monkeys.
Replies: 0
Views: 950

Reconciling Faith with Evolution

... Alex - we are almost in agreement! I certainly agree that a genetic predisposition to belief in the supernatural is likely not to be in just one solitary gene, but between several, plus or minus a few switches here and there. I am not well enough educated in the old religions to know whether ...

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by genovese
Tue Nov 06, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Reconciling Faith with Evolution
Replies: 114
Views: 83698

altruism and evolution

Recently, I red that it has been identified a altrusitic gene, which was from an ancestral and solitary unicellular organism. Upon evolution from unicellular to multicellular organism, pluricellular algae for example, clusters of some cells have renounced at their pluripotent ...

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by anfiosso
Sat Sep 01, 2007 9:17 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: altruism and evolution
Replies: 13
Views: 8766
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