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Education Update!

Just got my grades back for Module 1.1 on Cell Structures and Functions.  95%, not bad for a stay-at-home Mom of 3 that graduated 7 years ago.   7 more words

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How to Read and Take Notes on a Scholarly Journal Article

How to Read and Take Notes on a Scholarly Journal Article

How to Understand the Author

The first thing you need to do in order to read and summarize a scholarly journal article is understand the author.  477 more words

Molecular Biology

READING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS

READING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS

 

FINDING A SUITABLE ARTICLE TO REVIEW:

 

Bibliographic sources

          1. Reference lists - Once you find a single good article, you can use the reference list at the end of the article to find an ever-expanding list of related articles.   1,640 more words

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Nucleotide

Nucleotides

Nucleic acids are linear, unbranched polymers of nucleotides.

Nucleotides consist of three parts:

1.

A five-carbon sugar (hence a pentose). Two kinds are found: 405 more words

Molecular Biology

Second Messengers

Second Messengers

Second messengers are molecules that relay signals received at receptors on the cell surface — such as the arrival of protein hormones, growth factors, etc. 976 more words

Molecular Biology