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Vertical transmission

vertical transmission

(Science: microbiology) transmission of a pathogen such as hIV from mother to foetus or baby during pregnancy or birth.

See: perinatal transmission.


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Re: Creation of species through programmed evolution

... ‘Descent with modification’ implied by Darwin’s theory predicts only vertical descent. That is, the evolutionary tree should show only vertical ... as origin of biological information on Earth as the result of divine transmission (based on Quranic revelation of similar events). The phenomenon ...

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... is refuted. Are you saying that HGT discredits phylogenies derived from vertical transmission? If so, you are really grasping at straws. Do you really think that an omnipotent ...

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The Fiber Disease

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by London
Fri Sep 08, 2006 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Aug 25, 2006 3:09 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... to infect vertebrate hosts. CONCLUSIONS: Because of the contrasting transmission strategies employed by each, Wolbachia is expected to maximize efficiency of vertical transmission, while Ehrlichia and Rickettsia will optimize horizontal transfer ...

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by London
Sun Aug 13, 2006 11:12 am
 
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