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Schizophrenia: A byproduct of the brain's complex evolution? - Medical News Today


Medical News Today
The human brain is complex, and in its equally complex evolution, schizophrenia may have come up as 'an unwanted side effect.' More and more studies have been illuminating the genetic components of schizophrenia, a condition that affects about 1 ...

The Biochemistry of Beer: Why the Source of Sugar Matters - Inverse


Inverse
This is one of the simplest and oldest biochemical processes on the planet. But before that transformation is possible, you need the sugar itself. Sugar is one of the most important substances in nature. The competition for it, the complex interplay of ...

From Human Biopsy to Complex Gut Physiology on a Chip - Technology Networks


Technology Networks
The resulting organoids could either be banked for future use or immediately fragmented and seeded into the “epithelial” channels of multiple Organ Chips where they were further matured by flowing specialized culture medium and applying mechanical ...

Golgi Complex: Structure and Function

Dallas - United States

Overview, pictures, and diagrams.

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Information regarding histones, histone modifications and their biological roles, and related links.

Skulls: Structure and Function
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Though primarily designed to protect the brain, the architecture of an animal's skull can help scientists to deduce many of its dietary and social patterns.

Structure and Function of Neural Circuits
Germany

Understanding the complexity and functional composition of cellular and synaptic networks in the nervous system is a major challenge in neurobiology. 5 - 8 September, 2010 at Heidelberg, Germany.

Mike's Immunoglobulin Structure and Function
United Kingdom

Molecular images, history of monoclonal antibodies, activity related to sequence, and humanisation for therapy. Includes information on the maintainer and his research group at Cambridge, UK.

Lorne Conference on Protein Structure and Function
United States

Details of 30th annual meeting to be held for five days in Lorne, Australia.

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A basic introduction to the science from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

The Golgi Apparatus
United States

Cell structure mainly devoted to processing the proteins synthesized in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER).

Biologyofcells: Golgi Apparatus
United States

The Golgi apparatus (purple) is bound by a single membrane, and is similar to the endoplasmic reticulum (aqua). The apparatus comprises a stack of large membrane-bound vesicular plates (4) important in packaging macromolecules for transport within the cell. The cis side of the Golgi complex is closer to the ER, and the trans side is farther from the ER. Golgi bodies are vesicles that have bud off (3) from the plates. animation - golgi apparatus a

Complex Systems Research Center
United States

Center investigates the effects of human disturbance on the Earth's biogeochemical processes.

Deciphering Cowbirds' Complex Song and Dance
United States

Article from National Geographic News.