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To mention or name, as a particular thing; to designate in words so as to distinguish from other things; as, to specify the uses of a plant; to specify articles purchased. He has there given us an exact geography of Greece, where the countries and the uses of their soils are specified. (pope)

Origin: F. Specifier, or OF. Especifier, fr. LL. Specificare. See Species, -fy.

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Re: possible tfamily trees from four animals

... I've never tried it and who knows if it would accept the scanned format, whatever that might be. I don't see a HELP button anywhere to see if it specifies allowed file types, but I'll check around after I submit. I seem to run in to these sorts of technical issues with some frequency. b-n

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by ksharpe212
Tue Sep 10, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: possible tfamily trees from four animals
Replies: 7
Views: 4228

CFU conversion

Then I think I should just ignore the cfu and convert Mol to mMol, because it clearly specifies that the concentration is 3.39 mol/cfu. Thanks a lot. :)

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by Holmes
Mon Dec 03, 2012 8:22 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: CFU conversion
Replies: 4
Views: 4480

Re: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... is that you think that genes are supposed to be deterministic. Of course, there are other inputs as well, namely environmental ones. The genome specifies a range of possible responses to the environment.

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by AstraSequi
Thu May 03, 2012 8:10 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
Replies: 12
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Reasons for Skepticism on the Endosymbiosis?

... characteristic of bacterial DNA. There are also some other notable similarities. For example, in both mitochondria and Mycoplasma, the codon UGA specifies the amino acid Tryptophan (Hayashi-Ishimaru et al., 1997; Martin et al., 1980; Inamine et al., 1990; Yamao, 1985), whereas in the conventional ...

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by SuperfluousAvatar
Thu Jan 12, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Reasons for Skepticism on the Endosymbiosis?
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Re: Hard time with homework question

2. anaerobic fermentation?? Just another way of saying what I said. 3. methanogens??? Correct. 4. co2/ h2co3??? No. It specifies 3 carbon which indicates the end product of glycolysis which is pyruvate whose acid form is pyruvic acid. Its not lactic acid which can be made from pyruvic ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hard time with homework question
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