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awarded  Curious
Apr
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comment What exactly makes bananas go brown?
Irrelevant to why bananas go brown, but the process is faster in cold conditions than in warmer ones. So it's not worth putting bananas in a fridge.
Apr
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comment Mitosis in human body
Yeah sure, done :)
Apr
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revised Mitosis in human body
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awarded  Yearling
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awarded  Nice Answer
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awarded  Yearling
Aug
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comment Disadvantages of unihemispheric sleep
I would assume that to give your brain the rest it needs you would have to spend double the time sleeping when resting one hemisphere at a time. For humans at lest that would be kind of disastrous.
Aug
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comment Is “computational biology” different from “bioinformatics”?
Would bioinformatics not be more about the use of tools to solve statistical problems than the creation of such tools?
Aug
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answered Exactly which amino acids are phosphorylated in higher plants during state transitions?
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awarded  Commentator
Aug
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accepted How are synaptic vesicles brought to the synapse?
Aug
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comment How are synaptic vesicles brought to the synapse?
Thanks for the link, looks like it's Rab GTPases that attach them to microtubules.
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revised How are synaptic vesicles brought to the synapse?
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asked How are synaptic vesicles brought to the synapse?
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comment What happens when cells in your body run out of telomeres?
A figure in the book taken from 6th generation telomerase deficient mice was taken from: Cell, Blasco, M. A., ‘Telomere shortening and tumor formation by mouse cells lacking telomerase RNA’, 91, pp. 25–34
Jun
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asked What happens when cells in your body run out of telomeres?
Jun
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revised DNA methylation and genome size
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answered DNA methylation and genome size
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