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This section covers topics of genetics such as variation, pedigrees, Mendelian genetics and mutations.
I think so. My twins are three days apart according to every ultrasound so far. It seems perfectly reasonable that they could be up to a week apart especially considering that is about how long strong sperms keep on working within the right environment. I am not a Dr., but my guess would be it must …
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Answer I have no idea, but it was on CSI and they are known for being truthful so I'd say it's true, but very, very rare. Answer Yes it is very true and very uncommon. If life teaches you anything let it teach you this: 'Nothing is impossible... just highly improbable at times.' Yes, this …
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Yes, you can have a baby with someone who has the same blood type as you.
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I have never heard such a thing and I can't think of a reason why an age difference would matter. 100 years ago, it was normal for a woman to marry a man 10 or more years older than her. actually, there isn't any studies that show your question to be true, although the older the woman is the more …
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%FOLLOWUPS% The American Gun Company was the "house brand" of H&D Folsom Sporting Goods, New York City, c. 1895-1930. The guns were manufactured by Crescent Arms, Norwich, Connecticut. Their double barrel shotguns sold for $10-$15 when new.Old trade-name shotguns are not generally collected a…
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The two AB parents could have any of an A, B or AB, but not O.The two A parents could have either A or O children, but not B or AB.The two B parents could have either B or O children, but not A or AB.The two O parents could only have O children; they cannot have have A, B or AB.If both parents have …
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Yes, that is mostly true for male pattern baldness. We were all taught this in high school biology class, that the gene for baldness is carried on the X chromosome, which means it comes from Mom's side of the family. A 2005 study from Germany confirmed this long held assumption countering a recent t…
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I think it's mainly a case of staying loose and avoiding cramps. Running on and off the field not only moves along the pace of the game but is also a way to look like a team ready to play
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Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is still too poorly understood for this to have a definitive answer. There has been a myriad of studies on the causation of SIDS, and many links have been found in both environmental and genetic factors, yet the results are still inconclusive.In most cases, apnea …
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%DETAILS% Answer likely NOT. TFC uses a wholesale auction and you wont get in. If you want to redeem your vehicle just pay it off.
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In CA:If you're with an employer group - no problem - groups of 2 or more are guaranteed issue and the time you spent on one plan counts towards any waiting periods on a new plan.If an individual plan writes you - they have to count the prior time too.
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The initials DLTC represents the Dali holding Co. Zhejiang, ChinaÊis responsible for such art. They seemingly stem from late 1800's forward.
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My sister would get the same thing you are talking about when she was young. It had to do with allergies. It looked like she was drugged or something, she was so blue, and sometimes black. My mom also had the bone cracking feeling along with the blue/blackness under the eyes. This was due to sinus p…
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Is the Egg Fertilized? If you have a rooster in with your hens, then chances are the eggs are fertilized. We collect your eggs daily, keep them cool and humidified. DO NOT refrigerate them. The rooster should be about one-year-old and you can watch the rooster and see if it jumps on the hen's back.…
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Yes, absolutely. You've got to remember that an abusive cycle is exactly that - a cycle, and the 'going ok' phase will not last.Be safe. Leave while you can.   Definitely. It's okay to leave anytime you wish. That's your right. Don't feel bad about it or feel like you have to even tell the ab…
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DNA Tests A DNA test for paternity analysis costs somewhere in the region of $200. If you require the test to be admissible in court, which is often required in cases of child support or disputed paternity, the costs go up. Some say to $500 or $600. (According to one FAQ Farmer: "I've just had a fu…
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Yes. A woman's risk of having a child with autism increases with age. Women in their 30s and 40s are at a higher risk than younger women, and if the father's half-brother inherited autism from the parent that gave birth to the father then the likelihood of him passing it on is slightly increased as …
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There are several types of DNA tests. 1. Genetic Fingerprinting This is used to determine someone's identity or their relationship to someone else. These are paternity tests and the DNA evidence you hear about in court. These cost around $500 if you require a legally binding result, or half that i…
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1. You should have a site shows your products, the site including products information and your contact 2. Use the international B2B, such as alibaba.com and so on; 3. As your know, the buyer have some consideration on the products price, so they will find some manufacturers, and you are their sup…
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Tuxedos and long light colored dresses.
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4 Haploid gametes. In Meiosis, germ cells first undergo a mitosis like division which produces 2 diploid germ cells. After that division, they undergo a second division in Meiosis 2, without first replicating their chromosomes. The end result is 4 haploid gametes.
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Answer For a history of the 9th Infantry in WWII, refer to U.S. Army booklet: http://www.lonesentry.com/gi_stories_booklets/9thinfantry/index.html From CHERBOURG in the Battleground Europe series by Andrew Rawson: page 19: "As soon as 82nd Airbourne and 9th Inf Div had secured bridgeheads ac…
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Heredity is the passing of traits from parents to offspring influenced by DNA. Heredity is a process in which a person gets some of the physical and mental qualities of his or her parents. The biological process whereby genetic factors are transmitted from one generation to the next. The passi…
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Gene The central dogma of genetics was that one gene coded for one enzyme this was later altered to one gene coded for one polypeptide. As we learn more about genetics, this begins to look like an overly simplistic view of the concept of gene. The exact definition of the term gene is in debate at t…
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As far as I know periods during pregnancy are not genetic. However, it is possible for you to be pregnant and sill have your "period" during pregnancy. Remember that everybody is different. Get a HPT and find out if you are going to be a mom.  I disagree, if your mom had a period, then you wil…
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Depending on where you live a DNA test can range from $150.00 to $500.00 but you should check your phone book or on-line for local agencies and the fees. The most typical DNA test are a blood sample drawn from two or more of the parties involved or a saliva sample from your mouth, it is drawn with …
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Large Sedan.S also perhaps stands for "SUPER" meaning it required higher octane gas for the high compression engines, and may be also because of its opulence. I guess no one really know where it came from. But what is for certain is that the L (in 300SEL, 400 SEL etc.) stands for a long version of t…
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Answer Narcissists act as if they want people to envy them, but in reality they envy others which makes them crazy, and they "act out." They easily get into conflicts with coworkers, friends and family just to make a point of being right about a certain subject. It is extremely important to them …
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Answer You can't. Just except who you are and be proud of it. There is nothing wrong with you, your boobs are perfect. I started Latavi on July 1st not even 1 week ago. I measured and took pictures before starting. I wanted to make sure I noticed a difference. The last 2 days I noticed a b…
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Darwin's classic theory of evolution assumed that evolution is a slow, contunuous process, by which new species evolve and emerge. This is referred to at times as "organic evolution" and the "synthetic theory of evolution", or just the Darwinian theory of evolution. A newer theory, proposed original…
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Gregor MendelMendel was born July 22, 1822 into a German-speaking family of Heinzendorf, Moravia, Austrian Empire (now Hynčice (part of Vražné), district of Nový Jičín, Czech Republic)." His family has never been highly recognized and there is very little information on them. They say his fath…
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It takes longer because the oxygen needs to travel to the mitochondria.
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Some fads for the years 1903 to 1907 were the teddy bear, having a pet monkey, and silent movies. In fashion the fads were corsets, high necklines, and high laced up boots.
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Mandel studied what we now call dominant and recessive traits. he showed how some traits of an individual could be passed to their young. most of his work was done on peas and actually rejected when he asked other scientists if they agreed. it wasnt until (i believe) after his death his work was 'r…
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in the A, B, AB, O. These four blood types also have a positive or negative attached to them.
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Sport. The transmission can be put into sport mode, which causes it to shift differently than normal. The button is on the shift lever. This information can be found in your owner's manual. If you do not have one then get one. Sources are, Dealer, Salvage Yard, E-Bay, and a Google Search. Type in …
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Red Blood Cells (erythrocytes) don't have nuclie when they are mature, the same thing applies to platelets (thrombocytes).  ^correct red blood cells are full of hemoglobin wich caries oxygen   First answer is spot-on. Corralaries: 1. You can't clone a human being from a red blood cell. (…
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synthesis is a proces to prepare one material ton another material carbide cluster
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Sociopaths have a number of traits that include: 1. Glib, Charm, Charisma and smoothness. They will never be tongue-tied, they will be funny, engaging, attractive, etc. 2. Outspoken, unafraid to speak their minds and the truth regardless of whoever feelings get hurt. 3. A lack of empathy, remorse…
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An I-797 Notice of Action means that your application or petition has been approved. You do not need to do anything, you will be notified of the next step that needs taken.
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A nucleus of an atom can be compared to the sun of a solar system because the nucleus, like the sun, is the largest part of an atom and its electrons orbit around it, much like planets in a solar system. Atoms can also gain or lose electrons similarly to how stars can gain or lose planets.
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One view:She will set on them all at first, but if she doesn't feel heat coming from the egg which the growing embryo gives off, she will either throw it out of the nest or eat it. If you keep disturbing her to check, you will run the risk of upsetting her and she will leave the whole nest.  A…
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Here are 3 definitions:A place where scientists store DNA information from plants and animals so that they can use it to reintroduce desired genes back into a gene pool at a desired time.A facility established for the ex situ conservation of individuals (seeds), tissues, or reproductive cells of pla…
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Gregor Mendel is known for his study of the inheritance of certain traits in pea plants. this is were he stoped he also showed that the inheritance of these traits follows particular laws, which were later named after him. The significance of Mendel's work was not recognized until the turn of the…
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According to city journal in winter 2000, an individual DNA test would cost only about $50-$100 to perform, but you will probably have needed to pay more then, as service has not been acoounted for, unless you are doing it yourself.
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Cellophane is a good analogy. It is a semi-permeable membrane which is permeable to water and small molecules, but not to large molecules, and can be used to demonstrate the principal of osmosis. Cellophane is made out of plant fibers called cellulose but living membranes are made out of layers of …
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In the cell structure, centrioles and chromatin function as the blueprint. Housing genetic information ensuring the structure is made correctly.
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Not necessary to paint but the primer will fade kinda quick.. so will the paint but not as fast unless you clear coat either the primer or paint then you should have any problem at all...  If you like the color of primer no you do not have to paint it but for extra protection a coat of paint w…
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Answer Theoretically no, but I found this on the net. Other Types of Twins While identical and fraternal twins usually hog the spot light, there are a few other types of twins that are equally intriguing. Conjoined ("Siamese") twins are those that are attached at birth. Half identical twins, or …
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because the wwe in 1997-2000 sucked and because vince doesn't want them to fight on top of the cell anymore because he thinks it's to violentlike the orther dude said above.... wrestling sucked back then so Vince McMahon was desperate for peolple to watch that's why he created the hell in a cell, an…
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really do not know what in a repo takes place means. How does it work the lien holder send out a order the company has field reps that look for the cars. When a car is found the agent will 1 have a key get in the car and drive off 2 the agent will back the tow truck up to the car and load it on the …
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Recessive is a relative term used to describe the relationship to another allele termed the dominant allele. That traits of the recessive allele will only be shown if the person has two copies of the recessive allele. If a dominant allele is present, then the recessive trait will not be shown.
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Answer Exactly the same way as a single baby. Fraternal (non-identical twins) will attach in separate places although they may be near each other. With identical twins the fertilised eggg may split in the tubes and they attach like fraternals, up to the egg implanting and splitting inco…
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The human genome is made up of DNA, which has four different chemical building blocks. These are called bases and abbreviated A, T, C, and G. In the human genome, about 3 billion bases are arranged along the chromosomes in a particular order for each unique individual. It's also important to menti…
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Answer All babies get 50% of their genes from each parent. It depends how they are expressed how much a child looks like its mother or father. I have 2 sons, one looks just like me the other just like his father. Our daughter looks like both her grandmothers.
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Answer No, RNA is the cells' chemical messenger that carries instructions from DNA in the nucleus to the rest of the cell about when to make proteins and which ones. Answer DNA makes RNA however the process does involve some enzymes that are proteins
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ok. go back to 5th grade. do you remember doing dna? like using rabbits and seeing what color the babies will be? the dominant color is most likely. your husband is dominant. it will most likely be brown eyes with a tint of hazel or just brown. it's hair will likely have brown hair with red highligh…
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Babies eyes change over time. Most are born with blue eyes, some just end up changing when they get older.
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Blood cells are made in the bone marrow. Erythrocytes, or red blood cells, are constantly being produced and released from marrow tissue. Leukocytes, or white blood cells are also produced in the bone marrow. B cells and T cells are leukocytes that are made and mature in the bone marrow while T cell…
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Answer I am going to assume you have a Goldline Aqua Rite salt generator. If you have any other model it will be a different method. There is a little black button to the left of the display screen. Press and hold that button until the light goes out. If the light comes on again within 24 hours …
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If you mean as this as impenetrable, no water or waste could come in or out. The cell would then be a non living object, or a 'dead cell'. Answer Do you mean hard as in solid? because if it was solid, you would not be alive.
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First put your hair in small plaits. Then with straighteners, straighten the plaits. Do this about 8-15 times. Then, while the your hair is still hot, take the plaits out. Your hail is now wavy!You can also at night divide your hair into 4 or 6 different part and then braid it from as high up as po…
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They do have nucleus because they need to control themselves to the heart and the other body parts.
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Most of the criteria that farmers select for in breeding stock is according to one of two things: what the market is looking for, or the qualities that make a particular breed or cultivar meet breed or cultivar standards be it for a breeding program that involves breeding livestock according to thei…
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It is very difficult, dangerous and expensive to get a DNA test done while pregnant as you would have to have an amniocentesis with the accompanying risk of a miscarriage.
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DNA rigged?Due date prediction is not an exact science and even when the pregnancy test was performed by a licensed ob/gyn (as opposed to an OTC test,) the test can be off by three weeks or even a month. You cannot even depend on ultrasound because the growth of a fetus can be affected by many diffe…
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The formation and fabrication of messenger Rna occurs in the Nucleus of all Cells.
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yeast  ???    Anyway , its when a geneticist takes genes from other sources, usually other plants, and integrates them within to genome of another plant. For example if Plant A was really vulnerable to a certain virus, but plant B was not due to a certain protein. The gene for s…
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I built a deck late last year using #1 pressure-treated pine and have had no splitting problems yet. I did paint the deck, though. This might have helped keep the splitting down. Also, I would suggest using deck screws and pre-drilling the holes. This worked well on my deck. Make sure your saw bl…
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Depression affects a large majority of people in the United States and Canada. You are not alone! There is help for you by seeking counseling and perhaps taking some medications to help you get over your depression. The success rate for coming out of depression is high. Everyone can get depressed, b…
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Genetic modification is when you take a beneficial gene, a bit of DNA, from one species and add it to the DNA sequence of another species. The genetically modified subject will use the gene and benefit from it, for example to grow better fruit or be resistant to disease, or to produce insulin. The …
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We are looking for the possible blood types of a baby. Parental information: Mother type A pos -- genetically AA or AO and Rh (++) or (+-) Father type O neg -- can only be OO and Rh (--) Baby receives one gene from each parent: Baby is type AO (+-) = Type A pos Baby is type AO (--) = Type A ne…
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yes it ok --i didn't start to show until i was about 6 and a half month pregnant--people thought i had a pre mature baby which i gave birth to a full term baby--  yea it is because my mother sister was pregnant and she first started showin when she was about 8 month  Yes it is very possi…
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A "buccal swab" is used for DNA tests. This means that a cotton swab, similar to a Q-tip, is rubbed against the inside of the cheek, to collect cells for evaluation. While it is just as accurate as a blood test, this procedure is painless and non-invasive, making it a much more desirable test, parti…
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Answer the size of your hair folicle --- sometimes off herdity too...
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Soda Cracker An amylase is an enzyme that breaks starch down into sugar. Amylase is present in human saliva, where it begins the chemical process of digestion Foods that contain much starch but little sugar, such as rice and potato, taste slightly sweet as they are chewed because amylase turns s…
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Typically, a Type A personality is a high-stress, on-the-go individual. Stock brokers, CEO's and other aggressive personalities tend to be Type A.Type B individuals are more laid back, easy-going and not as prone to stress.There's also what's been called a Type T person, who seems to be addicted to …
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Benefits of the MicroscopeMicroscopes allow us to see things which are too small for the naked eye to see. Nearly all diseases are caused by microscopic life forms, such as bacteria. Many important parts of the body are too small to see, also, such as individual cells. Medicine did not really become…
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Answer 1 It wasn't because of evolution, or migration into cold weather as some suggest. It was because of mutation of the original genes of Africans. We all know that every person on earth DNA can be traced back to Africa, but Africa used to be a very different place at one point. Blonde hair is a…
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The answer to your question may lie in the way that hair-type genes are inherited. First, a review of some basic genetics stuff. For most genes, you have two copies of each gene that you inherited from your mother and father. For most "traditional" genes, there is a dominant and recessive version. …
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Plants Produce Pollen well you should know that people say thatall that is just a myth sperm has no relavance to this. ===== Actually, there are a number of plants that produce sperm. These include species like Licopodium, Psilotum, Selaginella, Equisetum, Fucus, ferns, etc. Cycads produce s…
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Pros and Cons of Stem Cell Research What are Stem Cells? There has been much controversy in the press recently about the pros and cons of stem cell research. What is the controversy all about? "Stem" cells can be contrasted with "differentiated" cells. They offer much hope for medical advancement …
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Answer == You might try to find the manufacturer's website.Maybe you can also go to a repair shop directly.
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Answer Yes, according to all racial documentation in Nazi Germany, it was actually very common in Germany at the time. Even Hitler's definition of Aryan did not include any specific hair and eye color!!
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I would suggest that the next time you go to a salon, ask the stylist to pull out the color swatches, which are often broken down by color. Have him or her compare your natural color to the swatches. Explain to them that you were wondering whether your hair would be considered blonde or brown. Other…
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Yes, of course Italians are western Europeans and are considered white (caucasian), even the swarthy ones. Historically many Italians who came to the United States were considered "off-white" or swarthy and often discriminated for their Catholic faith as well. However, first of all, not all Itali…
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Half-German with Brown Hair?You have a brown hair gene.   nationality has nothing whatsoever to do with hair color. an exampe would be Hitler who had dark hair , but said the supreme German race should all have blond hair
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Texas treats paternity or parentage establishing as a contested lawsuit.The mother wishing to receive child support files the suit for support and the alledged father is served.The father has the legal right to contest the suit and if he does a paternity test is ordered.If he does not contest the ch…
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actually, they are not controlled by genes, but actually chromosomes. and they are NOT controlled by the same chromosome, unless you are an albino, in which case, a chromosome would take care of multipe genes.
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Stem cell research is a relatively new technology that takes primitive human cells and develops them into most any of the 220 varieties of cells in the human body, including blood cells and brain cells. Some scientists and researchers have great hope for stem cell research and its ability to uncove…
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When the detergent/salt/DNA mixture is agitated, the detergent, along with some inadvertently trapped gas, forms bubbles, and these bubbles may stick to the DNA and the histone proteins. They are not formed by any chemical reaction.
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Analogy for Nuclear Membrane It's like a traffic stop. It's like a toll road. Proteins have to be approved by the nucleus to go through the nuclear membrane.
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If the ribosomes make the factory, then the nucleolus consists of the construction workers that make up the factory. If the whole cell is the factory, then the ribosomes are the factory workers, and the nucleolus is the manager in charge of hiring and/or training new workers.
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Regular cycles = same day/same flow.This last months was super light, barely any collections in the pads, only time I saw anything was when I would go to the bathroom. Tested already but negative - possibly to soon. Am going to the docs tomorrow to find out what is going on with me. I not sure if i…
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I think what you mean to ask is "is DNA testing reliable to determine siblingship in two individuals with the same mother but not the same father?" The answer is, yes, but it depends. DNA is the material that codes for the genes which are essentially the blue print for how we are made. We have 46 c…
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Bacteria, Amoeba, Protozoa, Viruses, Sponge Stentor, Paramecium, Diatoms, Volvox, Chlamydomonas and Euglena (these are Eukaryote/with Nucleus)
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There are 2 types: benign where the cancerous cells are surrounded by a fibrous membrane preventing metastasis. cancerous: the cancerous cells are not surrounded by a membrane and so are free to move throughout the body, spreading the tumour to other organs/tissues. Cancer cells arise when the cel…
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