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Whole-body irradiation

whole-body irradiation

irradiation of the whole body with ionizing or non-ionizing radiation. It is applicable to humans or animals but not to microorganisms.


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How does cancer get inherited...in cell level?

... cancer and mutation (which may lead to cancer). What you probably mean, is that the DNA in egg/sperm changes after some treatment (chemical, irradiation) and this mutation is transferred to offspring.

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by JackBean
Fri Nov 02, 2012 1:46 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How does cancer get inherited...in cell level?
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Sos response E. coli

... in it. I did an experiment where we irradiated sodium azide sensitive E. coli with UV rays and it took only 30 min of incubation time after the irradiation for the E coli to show sodium azide resistance. Id like to know how E coli was able to show this new resistance after only 30 min of incubation. ...

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by CarolineHope
Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:01 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Sos response E. coli
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Views: 2042

SOS response in E. coli.

... in it. I did an experiment where we irradiated sodium azide sensitive E. coli with UV rays and it took only 30 min of incubation time after the irradiation for the E coli to show sodium azide resistance. Id like to know how E coli was able to show this new resistance after only 30 min of incubation. ...

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by CarolineHope
Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:30 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: SOS response in E. coli.
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Views: 791

Why are leaves green?

IMHO plants are more often suffering from insufficient irradiation, than from excessive. And even if so, they have some mechanisms, how to stay fine.

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by JackBean
Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:07 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Why are leaves green?
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RecA protein

... be replaced with new one (and they are, all the time, no matter of UV irradiation;), but DNA is only one and keeps the info for building the whole cell, so if there gets something wrong... :wink:

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by JackBean
Sat Dec 05, 2009 1:14 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: RecA protein
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Views: 1015
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