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unlike

1. Not like; dissimilar; diverse; having no resemblance; as, the cases are unlike.

2. Not likely; improbable; unlikely.

(Science: mathematics) Unlike quantities, the signs plus (_) and minus .


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Changes on our face when we grow

Guess it depends on the individual in question, but unlike bone cartilage will continue to grow through our lives. You have may noticed that older people have proportionally larger noses and ears since their internal structure is mostly cartilage. ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Mar 14, 2014 4:00 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Changes on our face when we grow
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Newbie question about the first life

... suggested by Haeckel in the 19th Century), and Monera (bacteria). The first four are all prokaryotes. Bacteria are now seen as special creatures, unlike all others. (Maybe they're extraterrestrials, placed on Earth by those who travel back and forth in flying saucers and take some people for a ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:10 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
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Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... it is NOT an illusion deriving from the fact that you are a conscious being? Being conscious means being able to look at yourself WHILE being you, unlike other animals who can only be aware of what is around them without being aware that they are 'someone'. And the fact that you can 'watch yourself' ...

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by Aymeric
Fri Dec 20, 2013 8:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
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Views: 28886

When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?

Thanks Darby, but the article is about renal gluconeogenesis, which starts only in prolonged fasting conditions, unlike liver GNG. Yes it is true that glycogen reserves would usually be enough, but that doesn't mean that GNG does not take place all the same, apparently both metabolisms ...

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by Aymeric
Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?
Replies: 12
Views: 6275

Re:

... but to the question whether they can run at the same time with glycolysis JackBean I've just had a check at another textbook and you were right! Unlike what I first thought, glycolysis can't take place once glycogenolysis has started because the pyruvate kinase is inhibited by glucagon and adrenaline, ...

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by Aymeric
Sat Dec 14, 2013 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?
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Views: 6275
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