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upper

being further up, literally or figuratively; higher in place, position, rank, dignity, or the like; superior; as, the upper lip; the upper side of a thing; the upper house of a legislature. The upper hand, the superiority; the advantage. See To have the upper hand, under Hand. Upper bench, all those parts of the hull of a vessel that are properly above water. Upper world. The atmosphere. Heaven. This world; the earth; in distinction from the underworld. A central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression.


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Re: Mysterious Energy

... push his head into hand for just an instant. He feels the energy in my hand. I go into a sort of meditation mode, and I feel energy engulfing my upper body and channeling into him. This seems to happen especially when he has been torn up in a fight.

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by GrowingAtrophy
Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:52 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mysterious Energy
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plasmid extraction on 1.5% agarose gel

So I have two bands, the smaller that is around 8-9kb based on the marker ( my plasmids should be 8-9 kb), what is the upper band? Also I have three plasmids and I did this in a set of four replicates

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by cah2010
Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:23 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: plasmid extraction on 1.5% agarose gel
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Views: 815

Re: Re:

... looks pretty much like a dark violet dot under most staining conditions. Though now as you said, there is an erythrocyte in the last panel (upper right-hand corner) that seems to have some staining that could be intracellular. Similarly, a couple of other erythrocytes have taken in some ...

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 10, 2013 2:02 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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Weird - shaped band on western blotting

Yes, I am sure I put it on the right position, since I always mark upper side of the gel

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by namakulaila
Fri Oct 18, 2013 4:09 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Weird - shaped band on western blotting
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Views: 831

Bear vs Gorilla Stand-Off. Who would win?

... likely to use the canines to bite and kill prey, while gorillas are practically herbivorous. The bear has the advantage here. Both have powerful upper limbs, but the bear has long claws, whereas the gorilla has nails. Once again, the bear has the advantage to the bear. The gorilla is more intelligent ...

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by darrellacoustic
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:12 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Bear vs Gorilla Stand-Off. Who would win?
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