Dictionary » W » Walker



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.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

looking for a difficult gene

... 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 ...

See entire post
by iruka
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:01 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: looking for a difficult gene
Replies: 1
Views: 849

Re: book recomendation

... In molecular biology :- Molecular biology and biotechnology By John M. Walker, Ralph Rapley http://books.gigaimg.com/avaxhome/3e/c5/000cc53e_medium.jpeg ـــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــــ ...

See entire post
by hashemyemen
Thu May 27, 2010 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: book recomendation
Replies: 3
Views: 1302


... 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 ...

See entire post
by noratmedicineforme
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PETA
Replies: 54
Views: 36220

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. ...

See entire post
by Phydeaux
Wed Dec 02, 2009 8:42 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Amount of Functional DNA?
Replies: 6
Views: 1745

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... Rouge Parish Mosquito Control and Rodent Abatement District to determine whether mosquitoes in the area carried West Nile. —Circumstance of Death: Walker Police Chief Elton Burns said Sunday that Perich of 5227 River Bend Blvd., Baton Rouge, crashed his Ford pickup truck about 4:30 a.m. Saturday, ...

See entire post
by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 151815
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,536 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link