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From twist. Twisting pair.

(Science: physics) See pair.

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Help - Why can't DNA be parallel?

... does it have to do with the RH/LH-ness of the helix? Cause if you look at the phosphates of bottom image (my version), one strand will be twisting to the right, while the other strand will be to the left. As a result, these won't quite base pair correctly...or if they do, I imagine it ...

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by keetner
Sun Sep 30, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help - Why can't DNA be parallel?
Replies: 7
Views: 4974

fiber/hair moving thru water

... disorders like pili torti and monilethrix. Pili Torti Pili torti(trichokinesis, corkscrew hair) is the general name for rigidly twisted hair. The twisting of the hair fiber occurs at focal points along its length. There may be several twists in one hair fiber. In this hair shaft disorder the cuticle ...

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by ebianco
Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 14525


... only bacterium that lives and thus has all the nutrients and resources of the gut available. 2) I did not say antibiotics trigger mutations. Stop twisting my words. Antibiotics are the selective pressure. When some target site of the antibiotic in question mutates and becomes immune to the antibiotic, ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 13, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Implausible Engines of Evolution
Replies: 40
Views: 65733

Re: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body

... ends). * Especially i feel more when I lay down on bed to sleep, when more thinking or planning alone. * Some times I feel like something is twisting me around, and sometimes some kind of layer wrapped my hole body * Its generation related to temperature I think, BEMF show negative effects ...

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by Ktea
Sun Oct 09, 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 40
Views: 158735

DNA 3' end & 5' end

... of plasmodesmata11 is complete for me to understand Yuuki's question. But it raises an other related question: so the DNA molecule has two strands twisting together and orienting in opposite directions (3' -> 5' and 5' -> 3'). It looks to me that the double DNA is symmetric in two directions, ...

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by bamboo
Wed Jul 20, 2011 1:40 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA 3' end & 5' end
Replies: 6
Views: 11229
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