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an electro-physiological monitoring method to record electrical activity of the brain
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The process of cytoplasmic division that leads to two daughter cells that usually occurs after mitosis.
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the short form for Coenzyme A. It is a coenzyme which is important in the oxidation of pyruvate in the citric acid cycle. It is also important for the oxidation and synthesis of fatty acids.
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Questions pertaining to the graphics program used to develop macromolecular models from crystallography data
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a class of compounds that have two structural features in common and they also serve as a positive allosteric modulator at the GABA-A receptor which inhibits CNS function.
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Anecdotal evidence refers to findings, hypotheses, speculations or ideas based on observations in a subject group typically consisting of a single individual, or consisting of a few, often related, in…
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Reproduction involving a single parental individual producing offspring, where offspring inherit genes from only that parent. The primary form of reproduction for single-celled organisms.
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Questions relating to the biology of antihistamines (a drug or other compound that inhibits the physiological effects of histamine, used especially in the treatment of allergies). Questions should be …
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Questions relating to information regarding, and use of resources from, the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Please take care to ensure that questions are on-topic, see the help p…
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Occurring halfway through the menstrual cycle, ovulation is the release of an egg.
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The discipline of biomedical engineering of the nervous system. Notable device examples include the pacemaker, cochlear implants and retinal implants.
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A scientific article which summarizes the knowledge of a field. It takes small bits from single research papers and organizes them in a "bigger picture". Reference articles cite the original articles.
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Units commonly encountered in biology: their definitions, usage, conversion.
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a neurological phenomenon in which stimulation of one sensory or cognitive pathway leads to automatic, involuntary experiences in a second sensory or cognitive pathway.
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Tag for questions related to the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening response to infection which can lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and death. Sepsis is an illness in which the body ha…
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Tag for use on questions related to Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, as defined by the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) and the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM).
bacteria (or archea) which are a subgroup of the extremophils. Thermophilia live in hot water between 45°C and 122°C.