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Of, pertaining to or consisting in theory, not practical (distinguished from applied).


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Re: Food to ATP energy?

... The molecular weight of glucose is ~180 grams/mol. That means one mole of glucose weighs 180 grams. One mole of glucose could, at 100% efficiency (theoretical yield) be converted into about 30 moles of ATP. Many biology textbooks will state 38, but they do not account for the cost of transporting ...

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by tmbirkhead
Thu Aug 14, 2014 1:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Food to ATP energy?
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

Re: A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation

... to spread to a new host. 'A kind of 'viral personality' -a virus creating changes in a host's behavior to further its own existence. Ideally, this theoretical organism of mine would be able to be manipulated further than this, to effect higher brain function, to create profound changes in brain ...

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by Maitreya
Mon Dec 09, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation
Replies: 4
Views: 4453

A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation

... few hypothetical questions about this topic that I hope someone can answer. First of all, I'd like to say that I understand these are broad, very theoretical (perhaps even silly) questions, and also that harmful organisms come in great variety. So even if you want to concentrate on the organism ...

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by Maitreya
Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:41 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation
Replies: 4
Views: 4453

Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... the blood hits that region and cannot go further and instead finds another way to go around. I would say in response though that this is purely theoretical and not likely a problem to think about. In the true sense of systolic and diastolic pressure at the level of the heart, if the systolic ...

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by daniel.kurz
Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
Replies: 5
Views: 4753

Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... in the female body. It makes perfect sense in contrast to the incoherent polemics of the Darwinian approach. The purpose of genders is a bit more theoretical issue. Genetic recombination does not justify the existence of genders, it can work without them. To demonstrate the concept, let me use ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
Replies: 6
Views: 7519
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