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Climbing Up the Tree of Life

Remember the tree of life? The monumental, ridiculously gigantic construct we would ponder upon in our biology textbooks at schools? We were told all of biology revolved around it – it was the underlying concept picturing the genealogy of all life forms on Earth, linking every single organism ever recorded in a single, colossal family tree, right down to our last known ancestor, L.U.C.A. 486 more words

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Long-range #transport of #airborne #microbes over the #global #tropical and subtropical #ocean (Nat Commun., abstract)

Long-range transport of airborne microbes over the global tropical and subtropical ocean

Eva Mayol, Jesús M. Arrieta, Maria A. Jiménez, Adrián Martínez-Asensio, Neus Garcias-Bonet, Jordi Dachs, Belén González-Gaya, Sarah-J. 189 more words

Research

DNA Replication in Eukaryotes: The Cast of Characters

dsDNA: The double-stranded DNA molecule that needs to be copied! It contains specific sequences called origins of replication where the molecule can begin to be unwound and copied. 496 more words

DNA

What is the cell ? / कोशिका क्या होती है ?

“The cell is basic structural and unit of all known organism”, अगर आप गूगल पर ‘what is the cell?’ खोजेंगे तो ये व्याख्या आपको मिल जाएगी। पर इसको हम संक्षिप रूप से कहेंगे तो 38 more words

[Eukaryote] Animal and Plant cell differences

Here are differences between Plant and Animal cell:

  • Cell Wall (not found in animal cell)
    • This is rigid strong outer layer that protects cell from osmosis (bursting) and supports the cell by maintaining the shape.
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Microbiology

The Great Mystery of Biology: The Eukaryote Cell’s Origin

The origin of eukaryotes is one of the hardest and most intriguing problems in the study of the evolution of life, and arguably, in the whole of biology.”(Koonin, 2015) 975 more words

Eukaryotic cell components

Here are basic cell components of eukaryotes:

All cells have: (also found in Prokaryotes)

  • Cell Wall (not found in animal cell)
    • This is rigid strong outer layer that protects cell from osmosis (bursting) and supports the cell by maintaining the shape.
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Microbiology