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wing

(Science: plant biology) A membranous expansion of a fruit or seed, which aids dispersal, a thin flange of tissue extended beyond the normal outline of a stem or petiole, a lateral petal of a flower in the family Fabaceae.


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Ability to change the human body with the mind

... then the 5 best animals with them, he also later on can give humans the ability to use more than just 10% of their brain power as well as growing different parts from other animals, like tentacles, wing, he even at one part make the human body invisible. One other part he if I remember he ...

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by shadowtitanlo
Mon Dec 17, 2012 12:58 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ability to change the human body with the mind
Replies: 4
Views: 1597

drosophila experiment help

... general genetics and in the midst of conducting a Drosophila melangaster fruit fly cross breeding experiment. I have two mutations: ruffled edge wing in one stock, and reduced eye size in a different stock. I am stuck. I would like some help, please. Which one is autosomal and which is sexual? ...

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by jftustin42
Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:19 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: drosophila experiment help
Replies: 3
Views: 1226

organs shape

... kinase) "function, an essential component of the insulin signaling pathway, in either the anterior or the posterior compartment of the wing imaginal disc results in a severe reduction of the respective compartment. ... Recently, a novel signaling complex that restricts organ size by ...

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by animus
Thu Jun 28, 2012 4:41 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: organs shape
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Views: 3736

About Drosophilla Experiments

An experiment by Miller was held in 1920s. He created a mutan of Drosophillas by using X-ray. The mutans (with bigger eyes, or longer wing) then created a population. What is the best conclusion of this experiment related to evolution theory?

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by Stefanus
Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:02 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: About Drosophilla Experiments
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Views: 663

Re: gentics qustion HLP DRAGONS

As per your description all the females would be with flame and half of them would be normal winged and the other half would be with ragged wings. But all the male would be flameless. It looks like your cross is reasonable i.e it seems to be sex linked... http://www.hourlybook.com/category/genetics/ ...

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by javedshaikm
Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:44 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: gentics qustion HLP DRAGONS
Replies: 7
Views: 2626
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