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Apr
8
answered Why do eukaryotic organisms have introns in their DNA?
Apr
6
comment What is the difference between “dikaryotic” and “heterokaryotic” states in the sexual lifecyles of fungi?
So heterokaryon is the general case, and dikaryon is a specific case?
Apr
3
revised Are there differences in DNA between humans of today and humans from 2000 years ago?
corrected spelling
Apr
3
comment Are there differences in DNA between humans of today and humans from 2000 years ago?
It's a huge leap from "differences in DNA" to "differences in traits."
Apr
3
accepted How to typeset gene regulatory networks
Apr
3
accepted Percentage of genome devoted to regulating gene expression
Apr
3
accepted Why 22 amino acids instead of 64?
Apr
3
revised Does GFAJ-1 use Adenosine triarsenate as its energy currency?
corrected sentence structure
Apr
2
revised Does the Parasympathetic Tract of Colon Sigmoideum Travel with Nervus Vagus and its Nucleus Dorsalis Nervi Vagi?
retag
Mar
30
comment How do fibers control muscles?
I guess that was partly my fault from my edit.
Mar
30
revised How do fibers control muscles?
corrected grammar in the title, clarified
Mar
29
answered For how long and how cold should I perform ethanol/isopropanol precipitations of RNA or DNA?
Mar
28
accepted To which distinctions does the term “hymenoptera” refer?
Mar
27
awarded  Analytical
Mar
27
revised Synthetic biology using existing cells
not limited to E. coli
Mar
27
comment Synthetic biology using existing cells
@leonardo Good point. I guess there is some room for debate as to how truly synthetic the JCVI microbes are.
Mar
27
answered Synthetic biology using existing cells
Mar
27
revised Synthetic biology using existing cells
dna -> DNA, it's -> its, other small fixes
Mar
27
suggested suggested edit on Synthetic biology using existing cells
Mar
27
revised Difference between biological control and introducing species for conservation?
edited tags