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1. One who walks; a pedestrian.

2. That with which one walks; a foot. Lame Mulciber, his walkers quite misgrown. (Chapman)

3. A forest officer appointed to walk over a certain space for inspection; a forester.

4. [AS. Wealcere. See walk, 3] A fuller of cloth. She cursed the weaver and the walker The cloth that had wrought. (Percy's Reliques)

5. (Science: zoology) Any ambulatorial orthopterous insect, as a stick insect.

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... I am trying to carachterize a gene that has been sequenced in related species, but there is no way to find it in my species. I have tried Genome Walker, RACE and even tried at the protein level with immunoprecipitation and western blot with other species antibody. And the sriking point is that ...

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fiber/hair moving thru water

Textured hair has special care and styling needs based on its unique curl patterns. Inspired by celebrity stylist Andre Walker's hair types and built upon by NaturallyCurly readers and hair professionals, our texture typing system details the varieties of wavy, curly and coily hair. ...

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... on animals is the most grotesque and fantastic error ever committed in the whole range of human intellectual activity." - Dr. G.F. Walker, 1933. "Why am I against vivisection? The most important reason is because it's bad science, producing a lot of misleading and confusing ...

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Re: Amount of Functional DNA?

... According to this source: "In mammals, the proportion of the genome that is subject to natural selection is much lower, around 5%." Eyre-Walker A, Keightley PD. The distribution of fitness effects of new mutations. Nat Rev Genet. 2007;8:610–618. The source also has a lot more information. ...

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Wed Dec 02, 2009 8:42 am
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Topic: Amount of Functional DNA?
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