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Nov
20
answered Why do living organisms replicate itself or procreate
Nov
20
comment Multiple sequence alignment - how to align everything to 1 gene sequence?
Which kind of result do you want to have? One alignment with three sequences, or two pair-wise alignments? If the former, what would you do if one of the 1000bp sequences causes a gap in the reference sequence?
Nov
19
reviewed Approve What mechanisms tell temperate trees when to drop leaves?
Nov
19
reviewed Approve What is the armpit hair for?
Nov
12
reviewed Leave Open Why glycoproteins are better than non-glycoproteins in fulfilling biological tasks?
Nov
9
reviewed Approve Death because of distilled water consumption
Nov
6
revised How did giraffes develop their rete mirabile failsafe?
grammar, pre-existing rete mirabile
Oct
23
answered Are there genes in humans from the common ancestor of all organisms?
Oct
22
revised Parse PDB using DSR-PDB Library
edited tags
Oct
22
answered Parse PDB using DSR-PDB Library
Oct
19
awarded  Custodian
Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed What determines the colors and patterns of a clam shell?
Oct
19
comment What is the difference between orthologs, paralogs and homologs?
Another pet peeve: homology is qualitative, not quantitative. So saying "significant homology" or "weak homology" is just wrong.
Oct
18
awarded  Civic Duty
Oct
17
answered Has the human 7-day week had any impact on the evolution of species?
Oct
17
comment Is Homo sapiens the only species capable of prioritization?
Good point! too bad the other members of our genus are extinct.
Oct
17
revised Is Homo sapiens the only species capable of prioritization?
remove accidental formatting as headline
Oct
16
answered Mutation in axillary buds of trees overcoming self-incompatability?
Oct
15
awarded  Custodian
Oct
15
reviewed Leave Open Effect of single-gene overexpression in the cell's response