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A starchy storage organ (such as a potato) formed by swelling of an underground stem or the distal end of a root.

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the purpose of using 0.5% methylene blue dye ???

can anyone tell me the purose of using 0.5% methylene blue dye in the experimenet of water potential of potato tuber cells????? thx >W<

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by jasonllll
Sat Oct 02, 2010 3:51 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: the purpose of using 0.5% methylene blue dye ???
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Inhibitors against Lysine/DAP pathway of Mycobacterium tuber

Dear Friends, Recently, we have screened inhibitors against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. List of inhibitors and our strategy of screening inhibitors have been described in a paper published this week in BMC Bioinformatics. Here, I am providing link of this paper and other papers published this week. ...

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by raghavagps
Tue Jan 19, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Inhibitors against Lysine/DAP pathway of Mycobacterium tuber
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surface area

could you help me with my prediction on water potential of a potato tuber cell when placed in sugar solutions of different concentrations?

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by xXxBiOlOgY_BaBexXx
Sun Oct 29, 2006 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Osmosis
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This topic could be in Botany :) a potato is a specialized stem also called a tuber in which food has been stored that the new plant will utilize until it makes new leaves.. The "eyes" of the potato are really auxillery buds. The chemicals in the cells ...

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by Linn
Sun Aug 27, 2006 2:02 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: potatoes
Replies: 1
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about virus

... it "hitches a ride" in a virus's capside. They cause the most deseases in plants- the cadang-cadang desease of the coconut tree, potato spindle tuber, Crysanthemum stunt desease). The only known viroid to attack humans producec hepathisys D, and it is located in the protein of the hepathisys ...

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by MrMistery
Mon Oct 17, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: about virus
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