Symptoms of Cancer depends on the locaction Permission Granted for Use of Image Cancers are abnormal growth and division of cells of a malignant neoplasm. These abnormal cells cause a disruption of surrounding tissues, both in a physical and...
Chronological age and biological age are two different things, which is fully explained in this article. The importance of biological age and healthy ways to reduce your aging are reviewed in this article.
Step-by-step instructions for baking a fun, scientifically accurate plant cell cake.
Baby's got blue eyes! But where do blue eyes come from? Fascinating look at how our genetics changed in a small Neolithic village by the sea.
A look into some interesting characteristics of mitochondria. Namely the presence of its own genome and the relevant fields of study including evolution and inheritance.
There are many techniques used in the microbiology lab. DNA cloning, polymerase chain reaction, and gel electrophoresis allow for the amplification and separation of genetic material. RT-PCR, Southern Blotting, and Microarrays allow for the quantification of nucleic acids: learn about the various...
Adult or somatic stem cells can produce different types of specialized cells. Doctors may one day be able to use them to repair injuries and treat a wide range of diseases.
Cloning factories have quietly sprung up and are producing clones (pigs, dogs, horses, cows) for a number of reasons. China leads the way.
Stem cells are a type of undifferentiated cells that are able to differentiate into a specialised cell. Commonly stems cells come from either the bone marrow of an adult or the inner cell mass of an early stage embryo. Adult Stem Cells: Adult...
How are proteins made? What is the difference between transcription and translation? Why are digestive enzyme pills a waste of money? What is a polypeptide? What is the degenerate code? This hub answers these questions and more. Enjoy!