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by michyd
Thu Jun 25, 2009 10:06 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: 5' 3' DNA
Replies: 1
Views: 29586

5' 3' DNA

what does the 5' and 3' mean when learning about DNA!!! :?:
by michyd
Wed Jun 24, 2009 11:25 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Food and DNA
Replies: 1
Views: 3433

Food and DNA

I am not fully educated about DNA and genetics, however i am in that process. My question is to anyone that knows, is some of DNAs components are proteins, does that mean if i eat lots of protein ill have good healthy DNA and therefore healthy body????
by michyd
Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: sickle cell immunity
Replies: 3
Views: 2464

sickle cell immunity

Hello another one of my questions about malaria to all you lovely people. What type of immunity is sickle cell (trait) it malaria??? i say Natural,aquired or innate- am not sure!! :? xx
by michyd
Sun Jun 07, 2009 9:50 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: malaria- sickle cell
Replies: 2
Views: 7282

malaria- sickle cell

Hello! i'm doing some work the protective effects of sickle cell on malaria. I know sickle cell trait provides a better protection for malaria. BUT is it for mild malaria (uncomplicated) or for severe malaria (complicated). Ive been told this: sickle cell trait provides protective immunity against m...
by michyd
Sat May 30, 2009 10:35 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: sickle cell , malaria
Replies: 2
Views: 3370

sickle cell , malaria

hello , would anyone be able to help?

sickle cell trait provides some protection against malaria. If somone with sickle cell was now to contract malaria, would they still need to to take some form of anti-malaria dose???
by michyd
Sat May 30, 2009 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: malaria
Replies: 4
Views: 7573

malaria

Hiya guys, i wasnt sure where to put this question , so here it is! anyone know - biologically how does sickle cell anaemia protect against malaria. i know the gene protects it but i need to know in full details. is it the heterozygous or homozygous that protects , many books and sites conflict with...
by michyd
Sat May 16, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: chemistry D-amphetamines
Replies: 1
Views: 3895

chemistry D-amphetamines

hello

is D-amphetamine???? does it refer to drugs which have similar psychoactive properties as amphetamines?

thanks.
by michyd
Mon May 11, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Inheritance
Replies: 0
Views: 1251

Inheritance

Does anyone know where i can get some easy to understand and uncomplicated tutorials, animations, or whatever, on genetics and inheritance- but go easy im only a beginner !! :mrgreen:
by michyd
Fri May 01, 2009 6:25 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Is cell mediated immunity and cellular immunity the same
Replies: 1
Views: 1526

Is cell mediated immunity and cellular immunity the same

Is cellular immunity the same thing as cell mediated immunity??? thanks :shock: :P
by michyd
Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Video help!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1457

Video help!!!!

Does anyone know somewhere on the internet were i can watch reliable, accurate basic to intermediate general biology videos!!! i am quite specific lol. i look on u-tube and the comments underneath them says that the videos aren't correct. so if anyone can get anything better. im studying disease and...
by michyd
Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:47 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Pathology HPV
Replies: 4
Views: 11093

Re: Pathology HPV

yeh thanks guys my question wasnt clear lol, so HPV is the virus and thats it and then it! lol xx
by michyd
Mon Apr 20, 2009 6:47 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Pathology HPV
Replies: 4
Views: 11093

Pathology HPV

hello everyone.

could anyone tell me the name of the organism that causes the HPV virus.

I thought the disease is the HPV but the organism is somthing that causes the HPV ?? correct me if im wrong? xxx