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reviewed Excellent I found these skulls in a old bottle in the woods. Can you tell me what they are?
Apr
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reviewed Excellent Why do we urinate more when we are nervous?
Apr
13
reviewed Satisfactory Why are plasmid genes not already incorporated into bacterial chromosomes if necessary for stressful situations?
Apr
13
reviewed Satisfactory Why do people with Down syndrome get fewer cancers?
Apr
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reviewed Excellent Cellular Respiration/Fermentation Problem Leading to Lack of Energy
Apr
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reviewed Needs Improvement How do genetic chimeras with different blood types not die?
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reviewed Satisfactory Authority on Microbiological Definitions
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Apr
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reviewed Excellent Clarification on the “orientation” of chromosomal rearrangements
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comment Is it possible for a human to wake up in a wrong way?
I think the "sleep inertia" you refer to is the reason - if you are woken by your alarm during a particular cycle of sleep this would have an effect lasting all day [haven't looked this up - anecdotal]. This would then be referred to as having woken up on the wrong side of the bed (which is just a saying not a literal reason why you are having an off day). Could be due to all sorts of reasons though, including nutrition, recent physical activity, stress, alcohol/drug consumption... etc!
Mar
23
comment Is using Hidden Markov Models to find homologues sensible in abstract, short sequences?
Hi there - seems like you may get an answer from someone on BioStars or another site with more computational/statistical expertise - as this question is not really biological per se, more bioinformatic
Mar
19
comment Obvious phenotypic inheritance markers in humans
Interesting question. Eye and hair colour (two "obvious" ones), to my knowledge, can be different from either parent due to the dominant/recessive nature of alleles. I would be interested to know of any "true" <trait characteristic>, as you put it
Mar
17
reviewed Reviewed Can anti-aging cream work?
Mar
17
reviewed Leave Open What are microRNA, siRNA and antisense RNA?
Mar
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reviewed Leave Closed Medical Uses of toxic venom
Mar
12
reviewed Close Why do contrasts during CT scans make the body feel warm?
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reviewed Leave Open Incubation time of Antarctic Phosphatase in lab
Mar
11
reviewed Close Find the probability of Filium (child) that are dark (and) heterozygote
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reviewed Leave Open What are microRNA, siRNA and antisense RNA?