Fitness, Not Fatness, Predicts a Longer Life
... fit outlived their contemporaries -- even thin ones who weren't physically fit, the researchers said.
"Cardio-respiratory fitness is a strong determinate
of mortality in older men and women," said lead researcher Steven N. Blair, a professor at the University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public ...
How to build a plant
... genome, and the diversity between inbreds."
Meristems are classified as determinate
or indeterminate. Indeterminate meristems are groups of cells that are ... stems, branches, leaves, and flowers throughout the life of the plant. determinate
meristems are groups of cells that are gradually consumed after producing ...
A giant among minnows: Giant danio can keep growing
... and giant danio as models for muscle growth: determinate
versus indeterminate growth as determined by ... growth in vertebrates is defined as being either determinate
or indeterminate,?the authors wrote. “Animals such as mammals exhibit determinate
growth, in which there is a finite size. In ...
A molecule impedes the destruction of the 'Brucella' bacteria
... Research carried out with the participation of the University of Navarra has shown how a determinate
molecule helps an important pathogen, Brucella abortus, escape destruction within the cells charged with eliminating infectious agents (macrophages). ...
... growth that is not terminated in contrast to determinate
growth that stops once a genetically ... and fruit ... Aspects of the topic determinate
- growth are discussed in the following places ... of humans, is rare among mammals. Hairs with determinate
growth are subject to wear and must be replaced ...