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Set of methods to visualize certain properties (structure, gene expression, potential changes, etc.) of organisms or single cells.
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social insects in the family Formicidae, a member of the Hymenoptera, which also includes the wasps and bees.
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different forms of many possible alternative forms of the same gene. The different eye colors are for example different alleles of the genes that make the eye color.
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A chip-based assay that allows parallel detection of thousands of samples, such as DNA, at once.
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an internal, bean shaped organ of vertebrates. Kidneys are responsible for secreting urine, regulate the electrolytes of the body and filter the blood.
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the study of inheritance at the phenotypic level.
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Protein Data Bank, a publically available database of molecular structures of proteins
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short oligo made from nucleic acids. It is the starting point for DNA polymerases to start DNA synthesis. DNA polymerases can only synthesize enlarge existing nucleic but not generate new …
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Enzyme that catalyzes the serial addition of monomers to synthesize a polymeric biomolecule. This term usually applies to DNA/RNA polymerases which synthesize these nucleic acid polymers from mononucl…
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the process in which one parent cell divides into two daughter cells. The interiour (cytoplasm, DNA, mitchondria etc.) of the parent cell is divided between the two new cells.
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a monosaccheride which is build up by plants during photosynthesis.
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The scientific study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe.
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the study of energy transfer within and between cells, organisms, and their environment, including the underlying chemical reactions.
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Educated guesses about the structure and function of things that do not currently exist. Many 'what if' and 'why not' questions fit this category. Questions should be posed so that they can be answere…
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Scientific procedure to test a hypothesis. The outcome of the experiment either confirms or denies the hypothesis.
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Extinction refers to the global disappearance of a taxon, caused by the death of the last individual member. Extinction can be used on many different levels and may relate to populations, groups of po…
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The people-biota-environment interface: organisms used by humans, and the ways humans conceive of those organisms. This can include wild, managed or domesticated organisms used for food, medicine, and…
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Organelles responsible for protein synthesis in cells. They are distinguished into "free" and "membrane-bound" classes.
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The process of gathering visual studies of tissue or the body for purposes of research or diagnostics.
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Tag for questions related to the collection of all the microorganisms living in association with the body of a multicellular organism, such as the human microbiome, or the full collection of genes of …
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Hard projections in the mouths of vertebrates used mainly to mechanically digest food. Teeth can also be used for the purposes of defense or obtaining meals, especially in the case of hunting.