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Squeeze

squeeze

1. The act of one who squeezes; compression between bodies; pressure.

2. A facsimile impression taken in some soft substance, as pulp, from an inscription on stone.


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Re: modern synthesis

... the rest. I don't see why the modern synthesis is in need of an update. Modern synthesis is 1940's. Science is not static. It is not possible to squeeze so many mechanisms into a limited framework. Things like niche construction fit in better with an extended or new synthesis. There have been ...

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by Forests
Sat Oct 06, 2012 4:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: modern synthesis
Replies: 2
Views: 2210

Extracting proteins from foliage

I am trying to extract proteins from a leaf foliage and need some help. I can squeeze about half the proteins out as a solution but then need to concentrate them up. I am thinking of using pH to precipitate them out. Won't this pH change denature the proteins? ...

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by Jeanmaxwell
Thu May 10, 2012 2:17 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Extracting proteins from foliage
Replies: 4
Views: 1908

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... & canalon … I referred to you as "third people" throughout the post (sorry)… It’s not the sign of disrespect (I was just trying to squeeze everything in one post). Sorry again!

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by Nick7
Sat Mar 31, 2012 1:17 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 758830

How does the lymph move?

... system. There doesn't seem to be a direct movement mechanism, but the vessels have anti-backflow valves and tend to move through tissues that squeeze them (veins have a similar mechanism), promoting flow from the drained tissues to the veins that receive the drained fluid.

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by Darby
Sat Nov 28, 2009 4:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: How does the lymph move?
Replies: 4
Views: 4028

Re: Yet another question on endergonic reactions

How about a sponge? Endergonic: The sponge absorbs the water (ie, energy) and now carries that energy, and can be expelled. Exergonic: *Squeeze sponge* energy leaves the system (ie, sponge) and the sponge is no longer any good for scrubbing. Also, the water would normally leave the sponge ...

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by keenangp
Tue Dec 16, 2008 1:42 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Yet another question on endergonic reactions
Replies: 6
Views: 14181
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