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Stem cell

... 3.2.1 Cancer 3.2.2 Spinal cord 3.2.2.1 Embryonic stem cells switched to neurons 3.2.2.2 Stem cell injection restores ability to walk ... reduce tumor mass by 80 percent. Spinal cord Embryonic stem cells switched to neurons In Jan. 2005, using stem cells science made major progress ...

Francis Crick

... for his other interest, consciousness . His autobiographical book What Mad Pursuit includes a description of why he left molecular biology and switched to neuroscience. Crick's book The Astonishing Hypothesis makes the argument that neuroscience now has the tools required to begin a scientific ...

Lyon hypothesis

... and Willard (2005) indicates that 15% of the genes on the inactive X chromosome are actually active across all women, and a further 10% of genes were switched on in some women. The hypothesis was first stated by Mary F. Lyon in 1961 while she was studying the genetic consequences of radiation ...

Malaria

... the immune system. By the time the human immune system learns to recognise the protein and starts making antibodies against it, the parasite has switched to another form of the protein, making it difficult for the immune system to keep up. The stickiness of the red blood cells is particularly ...

Phosphorylation

... Function In eukaryotes , protein phosphorylation is probably the most important regulatory event. Many enzymes and receptors are switched "on" or "off" by phosphorylation and dephosphorylation. Phosphorylation is catalyzed by various specific protein kinases , whereas phosphatases ...
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(Date:4/24/2014)... study of animal intelligence to-date finds that animals with bigger ... week in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy ... history of research aimed at understanding the animal mind. Specifically, ... and use tools, read social cues, or even understand basic ... of animal intelligence have focused on only one or a ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... the largest river turtle in North America, weighing in ... century. Now researchers from Florida and the University of ... but three. , Examining museum specimens and wild ... ancient reptile. , Once heavily hunted for turtle meat ... Turtle Soup in the 1960s the riverine populations ...
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