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Written below or underneath; as, iota subscript.

(Science: mathematics) (See iota) Specifically, said of marks, figures, or letters (suffixes), written below and usually to the right of other letters to distinguish them; as, a, n, 2, in the symbols Xa, An, Y2. See Suffix, 2, and subindex.

Origin: L. Subscriptus, p.p. See Subscribe.

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Y(glc) As in subscript glc. Otherwise I have no other information, that is precisely why I am asking the question to begin with. Edit: Lets put this into context: So lets say we have two Yglc values, one higher (call it value A) ...

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by felltablet
Thu Apr 15, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Yglc
Replies: 2
Views: 1127

DNA CONC.. Help?

look for DNA denaturation and melting temperature (of DNA) alias T_m (m is subscript)

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by JackBean
Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA CONC.. Help?
Replies: 3
Views: 1623

Phenotypes/Genotypes .... Punnet Square ???

... plant cross pollinated with another heterosygous plant, how many white, sweet planyts are in f1? (the "1" in "f1" = subscript 1) Choose two plants and crossbreed them for the f2 generation. (the "2" in "f2" is a subscript 2) How many plants are ...

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by Authentic
Thu Mar 12, 2009 1:15 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Phenotypes/Genotypes .... Punnet Square ???
Replies: 2
Views: 4398

Another biochemical question

... is also excerpted from Deborah Goldberg's AP Biology : "4. Which of the following is NOT a base? (a) NaOH (b) KOH (c) Mg(OH)2 [2 is the subscript to OH, but I can't type subscripts here] (d) C2H5OH (e) BaOH" Many lines, again, are skipped so that the reader can formulate his or ...

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by thewax
Wed Dec 24, 2008 5:41 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Another biochemical question
Replies: 12
Views: 9290

structural formula questions

In structural formulas like -COOH and -CH2OH why is the COOH not written with a subcript of 2 instead of the second O and in CH2OH why is there the subscript 2 instead of writing the two H's out and why isn't it a H3 and why was the last H written out? In structural formulas, why are some subscripts ...

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by thewax
Sun Dec 14, 2008 6:34 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: structural formula questions
Replies: 2
Views: 2567
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