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successful

Resulting in success; assuring, or promotive of, success; accomplishing what was proposed; having the desired effect; hence, prosperous; fortunate; happy; as, a successful use of medicine; a successful experiment; a successful enterprise. Welcome, nephews, from successful wars. (Shak)

Synonym: Happy, prosperous, fortunate, auspicious, lucky. See Fortunate.

Successfully, Successfulness.


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Re: The evolution of facilitation and semelparity

... not died). Thus the fitness of the parent is lowered as a result. (Remember if she had managed to produce these offspring she will have been more successful in terms of fitness. ) Thus semelparity is better as the parent can now reproduce when conditions are temporarily favourable, producing a ...

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by Youngji
Sun Jan 11, 2015 11:55 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The evolution of facilitation and semelparity
Replies: 3
Views: 950

Re: Purpose of a primase/polymerase localized to the cytosol?

... vestigial remnant of bacterial ancestry. It might be helping maintain proper levels of environmentally uptaken DNA e.g. via transformation, for successful establishment (integration into genome and maintaining enough copy number) & functioning of the uptaken DNA in those ancient bacteria ...

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by Hrushikesh
Fri Dec 12, 2014 8:40 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Purpose of a primase/polymerase localized to the cytosol?
Replies: 2
Views: 1515

translation from DNA

Even if that system would be more successful, could we have transitioned to it through gradual mutation and selection, or were we stuck with what we got?

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by wildfunguy
Tue Dec 02, 2014 11:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: translation from DNA
Replies: 6
Views: 5264

Please read! About life history strategies!

My first thought would be that r-selection strategy would be the most the most successful, mostly because it sounds like there is a high amount of variability in the environment.

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by BasicBiology
Sat Nov 15, 2014 9:34 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Please read! About life history strategies!
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Views: 996

Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... for EBOV is a daunting public health challenge and is hampered by a paucity of knowledge regarding filovirus pathogenesis. This report describes a successful strategy for interfering with EBOV infection using antisense phosphorodiamidate morpholino oligomers (PMOs). A combination of EBOV-specific ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
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