"Twenty questions"-biology game

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Re: "Twenty questions"-biology game

Post by Cat » Sun Mar 30, 2008 4:24 pm

(1) is it a protein? YES
(2)is it generally located within cells - NO (YES for some)
(3)does it play any role in transcription/translation processes? NO

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Post by face » Sun Mar 30, 2008 5:40 pm

well question 3 was only if question 2 was yes.

theres like a trillion squillion proteins so this may take a while..
is it a fibrous protein? if NO then..
is it an enzyme?
is it a hormone?

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Post by Cat » Sun Mar 30, 2008 8:54 pm

is it a fibrous protein? NO
is it an enzyme? YES
is it a hormone? NO

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Post by face » Sun Mar 30, 2008 9:40 pm

is it a digestive enzyme?

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Post by Cat » Sun Mar 30, 2008 10:08 pm

is it a digestive enzyme? NO

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Post by sprite » Fri May 23, 2008 11:08 am

Is it involved in signal transduction?

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Post by Cat » Tue May 27, 2008 8:35 pm

It's been so long I forgot what I meant, so you can take over and ask your question.

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Post by DoctorStein » Fri May 30, 2008 10:48 am

So... new question? ;)

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Post by Cat » Wed Jun 18, 2008 11:12 pm

Is it a plant?
Is it an animal?
Is it a microbe?

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Post by mith » Thu Jun 19, 2008 2:35 am

Poisonous?
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Post by DoctorStein » Sat Jul 05, 2008 9:41 am

Cat wrote:Is it a plant?
Is it an animal?
Is it a microbe?

No
No
No

mith wrote:Poisonous?

No

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Post by Cat » Sat Jul 05, 2008 3:28 pm

Is it a protein?
Is it a lipid?
Is it a nucleic acid?

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