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From twist. Twisting pair.

(Science: physics) See pair.

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... there were only 23 modules of DNA in the cell for it to replicate. Is that correct? That way once the chromatin replicates and does all of it's twisting and coiling, we then have our 23 chromosome pairs. Yes?

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by Hannamerika
Thu Sep 04, 2014 9:12 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Chromatin
Replies: 2
Views: 4221

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: 7349

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: 18370


... 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: 74311

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: 194140
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