Navigation Links
Contractile vacuole


A contractile vacuole is a sub-cellular structure (organelle) involved in osmoregulation. It pumps excess water out of a cell and is found prominently in freshwater protists.They are found in both plant and animal cells.
Full article >>>

contractile vacuole n. A membrane-bound organelle found in certain protists that pumps fluid in a cyclical manner from within the cell to the outside
Full article >>>

Contractile vacuole This article does not cite any ... How does contractile vacuole in a paramecium help maintain ... the contractile vacuole is ...
Full article >>>

The contractile vacuole complex (CVC) is an osmoregulatory. organelle of fresh water protozoa. ... a central contractile vacuole (CV) and 5-10 radial arms that ...
Full article >>>

Our two laboratories are studying the contractile vacuole ... contractile vacuole is a permanent ... contractile vacuole or spongiome membranes of Dic ...
Full article >>>

Encyclopedia article about contractile vacuole. Information about contractile vacuole in the Columbia Encyclopedia, Computer Desktop Encyclopedia, computing dictionary.
Full article >>>

The contractile vacuole complex is a membrane-bound ... Unlike the in vivo contractile vacuole, the in vitro ... contractile vacuole could be induced by ...
Full article >>>

The contractile vacuole complex is a membrane-bound ... contractile vacuole (CV) and 5–10 ... inserted into the contractile vacuole, the exocytotic vesicle ...
Full article >>>

Encyclopedia information on Contractile Vacuole ... A contractile vacuole helps protists eliminate excess liquid in the cell. ...
Full article >>>

Microscopic analysis of contractile vacuole function. ... Initial contractile vacuole counts were done with cells in HL-5. The HL-5 was ...
Full article >>>

3. Adaptation to hyposmotic stress in protozoa: the contractile vacuole ... The contractile vacuole was first described in the late 18th century by the ...
Full article >>>

The contractile vacuole expels water by forming a channel with the plasma ... Inhibition of contractile vacuole function in vivo by antibodies against myosin-I. ...
Full article >>>

Definition of contractile vacuole in the Online Dictionary. Meaning of contractile vacuole. ... vacuole ... to the contractile vacuole upon hypo-osmotic ...
Full article >>>

CV, contractile vacuole; RA1-RAN, the radial arms 1-N, where N is the total ... The ionic composition of the contractile vacuole fluid of Paramecium mirrors ion ...
Full article >>>

Contractile vacuole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A contractile vacuole is a sub-cellular structure ... contractile vacuole: Definition from Answers.com ...
Full article >>>

Zoology information, history, articles and research from Academic Journals, Newspapers, and magazines at HighBeam.com. Free Trial, Credit Card Required.
Full article >>>

The contractile vacuole can be seen as the multiple 'armed' structure on the ... A contractile vacuole is used to pump excess water out of the cell to reduce ...
Full article >>>

For imaging the contractile vacuole, the agar layers were incubated in water. ... AP180 Associates with the Contractile Vacuole ...
Full article >>>

Dynamic clathrin punctae persist in the vicinity of the contractile vacuole as it discharges. ... right shows two contractile vacuole expanding and discharging. ...
Full article >>>

Contractile vacuole bladders were isolated by subcellular fractionation in ... In addition, we isolated the contractile vacuole bladders, showed that they are ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:9/2/2014)... Air pollution regulations over the last decade in Taiyuan, ... there, accounting for a greater than 50% reduction in ... 2001 and 2010, according to researchers at the Columbia ... School of Public Health, the Shanxi Medical University, the ... and Shanghai Fudan University School of Public Health. , ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Bavaria, the Tithonian Konservat-Lagersttte of lithographic limestone is ... of emblematic fossils from that area (for example, ... found fossil insects in the French equivalent of ... species representing the oldest known water treader. , ... Bavarian outcrops, fewer fossils have been obtained from ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... others are done in by it. New research at ... so-called stress gap in mice with very similar genetic ... better understand the development of psychiatric disorders such as ... unique experiences as it goes through its life. And ... expression of genes, and as a result, affect an ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Clean air halves health costs in Chinese city 2Exceptionally well preserved insect fossils from the Rhône Valley 2Discovery hints at why stress is more devastating for some 2Discovery hints at why stress is more devastating for some 3
... In April 2010, the US government adopted a new nuclear ... defense systems will reliably protect the continental United States in ... Bulletin of Atomic Scientists , published by SAGE, shows ... and would not be effective in real combat conditions. ...
... the human immune system,s assassin a protein called perforin ... funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) ... where they used powerful electron microscopes to study the mechanism ... research is published today (1800hrs, 31 October) in Nature ...
... have discovered a new member of a gene family that ... weight. The gene is the third member of the agouti ... One helps determine skin and hair color, and the other ... new gene, called agrp2, has been found exclusively in bony ...
Cached Biology News:US nuclear safety claim is a 'dangerous fantasy' 2US nuclear safety claim is a 'dangerous fantasy' 3Immune system assassin's tricks visualised for the first time 2Newly discovered gene enables fish to 'disappear' 2
Other biology dictionary