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Structural biology

Structural biology (Science: study) The study of the three dimensional structures of biological molecules (such as proteins) and their mutual interactions as a means of understanding the functions of these molecules within the cell.

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Newbie question about the first life

... pass on hereditary information, and 2) proteins, which can be either a) structural elements (building blocks for organic tissue) or b) enzymes (biocatalysts). ... discussions, because it will be useful for people who want to study Biology as a career.)

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by piscilactovegetarian
Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
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Reasons for Skepticism on the Endosymbiosis?

... the forum and joined for a particular reason. I've gotten to know of a Biology Graduate who also happens to be an ardent creationist. I'm an atheist ... protein). This would require a coincidental modification of the correct structural gene (which seems unlikely). Biologist Timothy G. Standish ...

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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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Views: 7605

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... are also essential for life. Proteins are the basis for the major structural components of animal and human tissue. http://www.elmhurst.edu/~chm/vchembook/565proteins.html ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cell_membrane This is all pretty basic biology that even an engineer can comprehend. :) Now ...

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by scottie
Tue Oct 11, 2011 10:24 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
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Brain evolution last 40,000 years

... process? just a lucky Guess eh? What about the dating and very obvious structural characteristics of early hominid skulls its obvious to even the ... like you can see that? I will touch very quickly on Molecular Biology now wasen't that a cruel blow to Christianity the invention of the ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Jul 06, 2011 4:11 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Brain evolution last 40,000 years
Replies: 4
Views: 7758

From DNA to Cell to the human body?

... from the DNA can divide and group itself accordingly to form structural and functional units to make your muscles, blood, bones, teeth, ... molecules that make the entire parts of the body? I'm sort of new in Biology, so make me understand this clearly. Thank you!!

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by DavidGahan2010
Fri Feb 18, 2011 7:01 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: From DNA to Cell to the human body?
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