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(Science: chemistry) Of a liquid, not pouring freely, having the consistency of syrup or honey.

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DNA extraction forms very a viscous substance

... genus things are quite different. I grind the plant material with liquid nitrogen and soon after I add the AP1 buffer (lyses buffer), a very viscous, mucus like substance results. If I carry on the protocol as recomended by Quiagen and add the AP2 buffer (precipitation buffer), centrifuge ...

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by calobo
Tue Jan 10, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA extraction forms very a viscous substance
Replies: 1
Views: 1990

Re: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... in the food in order to breakdown the food that you have consumed. If you have a nice "dry" stomach, where everything is really super viscous your enzymes will not find what they are looking for as easily and will result in improper digestion. This can result in digestive problems ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
Replies: 16
Views: 42660

Re: Generation of DNA nucleotides

... attracted somehow at the right time to where the polymerase is making attachments to the DNA strand. The nts float in the nucleoplasm, a highly viscous liquid that evidently provides support for all the components. But objects normally move slower through liquids. My basic question remains: ...

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by gs99
Mon Jan 04, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Generation of DNA nucleotides
Replies: 65
Views: 67218

Biology Test Questions

... with 4 is you have a pressure term which you can't really relate to velocity. usually flow within a pipe is a sum of pressure difference and viscous and other frictional forces.

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by mith
Mon Nov 02, 2009 3:33 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Biology Test Questions
Replies: 7
Views: 7732

Problems with Extraction technique

... A (contains Hepes, MgCl2, KCl2) along with PMSF and DTT, you spin again, take off supernatant and resuspend pellet in Buffer A with Igepal (very viscous to break open cells) - leave on ice, centrifuge - supernatant is the cytoplasmic fraction. Next, resuspend the pellet in Buffer C (contains ...

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by Mercury33
Tue Sep 29, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Problems with Extraction technique
Replies: 5
Views: 2175
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