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comment Why do we have mostly 3 lines in our palm?
Have you done any research on your second question at all? This can very easily be answered with about 4 seconds of effort. Please try to think about your questions, and seriously attempt to answer them yourself before just asking people to explain it to you.
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comment Risks in bacterial phage therapy
Have you read the wiki page on phage therapy? This technology is only used for treating pathogenic bacterial infections, particularly those that do not respond well (or at all) to conventional antibiotics. It is not related to gene therapy or viral immunotherapy, aside from the fact that phages are viruses, so I'm not sure what "effective alternative" means, as the three are used for entirely different things. Google "gene therapy" and "viral immunotherapy" to learn more.
13h
revised Risks in bacterial phage therapy
gave full name, linked to Amazon, spelled out institute name (and corrected acronym)
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comment How many ATP molecules do stearic acid give rise to in the beta oxidation?
Homework questions are off-topic on Biology unless you have shown your attempt at an answer. For more information see our homework policy.
19h
revised In protein-protein interactions what is the difference between a binding site and an interface?
got rid of acronym - please spell them out in the future
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answered Primers for human tissue?
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asked Was the recent “conservation hunt” of a black rhino supported by science?
May
25
comment Are there examples of abnormal human chromosomes that can cause diseases?
Have you done any research? Try starting with Wikipedia. This question is far too broad.
May
23
comment Why do I smell chlorine when my sinuses are clogged?
@DonLarynx no, I meant ionic. Chloride ion does not covalently bond to water.
May
23
revised Do I have to use sucrose to induce a lac promoter?
added 15 characters in body
May
23
comment Why do I smell chlorine when my sinuses are clogged?
There is a big difference between chlorine gas $Cl_2$ and chloride ion $Cl^{-1}$. In physiological systems, chloride is ionically bound to the protic end of $H_2O$ in solution. It cannot spontaneously bond with another chloride ion to form $Cl_2$. So, the "chlorine smell" you are experiencing likely has absolutely nothing to do with $Na^+/Cl^-$ ion channels.
May
23
revised Relationship between toxicity of drugs and negative effects on brain
expanded relationship between THC and cannabis
May
23
comment What is the protein sequence taken as input in the Path-A prediction system
@Rishika No, the proteome.
May
21
comment Specific genetic code sequence
I don't understand this question, or the point of it. You just want any old mRNA sequence between 100 and 1000 bases? Why? NCBI is full of sequences (see @canadianer's link above), why couldn't you just look there?
May
17
comment Inoculation vs. vaccination
Cowpox (Vaccinia) is not "weakened smallpox" (Variola). They are entirely separate, but related, viruses.
May
17
comment Why do cows (and other hooved animals) need a hierarchy?
Practically all social groups have hierarchies. Why shouldn't cows?
May
17
revised Why do cows (and other hooved animals) need a hierarchy?
removed unnecessary apostrophes, capitalizations
May
16
comment Were we able to create vitamin B12 in past?
Bacteria (and archaea) produce B12, not mammals. Full stop. It is absorbed into the host's body, and passed along when those hosts are consumed by other animals, including humans. The difference between self-production and symbiosis is the point. You claim that herbivores produce B12 by themselves, and that is simply not true, any more than saying humans produce iron because it is found in our hemoglobin is true. Animals have never been B12 producers, because we lack the necessary biochemical pathways.
May
16
comment Were we able to create vitamin B12 in past?
from the very first sentence of the section you link to: "Ultimately, animals must obtain vitamin B12 directly or indirectly from bacteria...". Therefore, herbivores don't produce B12 themselves - it comes from bacteria in their gut. I don't understand what your statement about cows and flies means...
May
16
comment Wearing sunglasses during a solar eclipse
@BrianFunt yes, that is correct.