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turbo

(Science: zoology) Any one of numerous marine gastropods of the genus Turbo or family Turbinidae, usually having a turbinate shell, pearly on the inside, and a calcareous operculum.

Origin: L. Turbo, -inis, a top. See Turbine.


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... loss AND arrival could be due to design. Functional loss and arrival could ALSO be due to natural selection, however. You wouldn’t argue that a turbo charged Formula 1 car designed for the race track is any more or less optimally designed that your average family neighbourhood shopping vehicle ...

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Tue Dec 20, 2011 10:52 pm
 
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... comment. A designer will design something that will function optimally in an environment for which it is designed. You wouldn’t argue that a turbo charged Formula 1 car designed for the race track is any more or less optimally designed that your average family neighbourhood shopping vehicle ...

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Wed Oct 27, 2010 2:16 am
 
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PCR primer question

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Wed Sep 15, 2010 6:54 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
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PCR product of mutagenesis_good but still wrong

... so it is more special. The thing is that in the last month I tried several approaches (I use QuickChange Site Mutagenesis Stratagene kit, with Pfu Turbo enzyme and I followed their protocol, playing with the amount of DNA and primers). In fact last week I got my mutant (1 positive clone), perfect ...

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by roxanalibe
Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:44 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: PCR product of mutagenesis_good but still wrong
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