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by kandarp shah
Sun Jul 30, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The brain
Replies: 3
Views: 2797

I would say hypothalamus and then the limbic systm as the hypothalamus is a part of the limbic system itself.....it also could be amygdala or hippocamus as they are somehow responsible for emotions. Thanks
by kandarp shah
Sun Mar 05, 2006 10:20 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: fleshy fruit
Replies: 2
Views: 3811

fleshy fruit

i have a question in my AP bio class:

1) Explain the role of fleshy fruit containing the seedmy answer: they have fleshy pericarp(tomato, grapes)

please help.
thanks
by kandarp shah
Sun Mar 05, 2006 10:15 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: seed production over vegetative production
Replies: 1
Views: 2146

seed production over vegetative production

hey does anyone know WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF SEED PRODUCTION OVER VEGETATIVE PRODUCTION?
thanks......thanks
by kandarp shah
Sat Feb 25, 2006 5:17 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: LUNGS and AIR
Replies: 10
Views: 8655

ya....but how do i get the pictures because the writing is strickly not allowed on the poster bord i need to explain everything by images and related pictures.
thanks
by kandarp shah
Fri Feb 24, 2006 7:21 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: LUNGS and AIR
Replies: 10
Views: 8655

LUNGS and AIR

hey, all we are doing a project in my human anatomy and physiology calss on lungs. i nedd to explain the following stuff visually on poster bord. HOW DOES AIT AIR GET FROM YOUR LUNGS TO THE REST OF THE BODY? EXPALIN HOW IT IS CARREID IN THE BLOODSTREAM. WHAT CARREIS IT? WHAT CAN HAPPEN IF YOU DON'T ...
by kandarp shah
Fri Jan 27, 2006 10:19 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: alzheimer disease
Replies: 0
Views: 1257

alzheimer disease

hey,guys
is "Arteriosclerotic" responsible for the cause of alzheimer's disease.....if ya how does it affect the patient in this disease???????
thanks in advance.
by kandarp shah
Tue Jan 17, 2006 1:05 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: vocab
Replies: 0
Views: 1441

vocab

hey guys, have i defined these correctly? Comparative morphology - The branch of biology that deals with the form and structure of organisms without consideration of function. Morphological divergence - The idea that species are defined by measurable anatomical criteria that has a net flow from a ce...
by kandarp shah
Mon Jan 16, 2006 5:18 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: proteins
Replies: 5
Views: 3218

hey,
i think you both guys are right it has to be a membrane protein because every cell has membrane and they need proteins like AQUAPORINS to maintain cell's internal water content.

are there any other proteins that cell membrane need other than Aquaporins?

thanks.
by kandarp shah
Mon Jan 16, 2006 5:06 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: proteins
Replies: 5
Views: 3218

proteins

hey, i am totally lost on this question please help. 1)Name a protein specified by a gene that has been highly conserved in organisms ranging from bacteria to humans. Speculate as to why it has been conserved. -My GUESS- INSULIN please reply i do not know the anwer this was just my uneducated guess....
by kandarp shah
Wed Jan 11, 2006 4:21 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: out come of directional selection....pl REPLY ASAP
Replies: 1
Views: 3562

out come of directional selection....pl REPLY ASAP

guys, this is the the question that i am having toruble explaning...please help. Here's is my question and educated guess. 1)As long-term studies show, prospects for human newborns of very high or very low birth weight are not good. Being born too small increases the risk of stillbirth and early inf...
by kandarp shah
Wed Jan 11, 2006 1:01 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: modification in structure
Replies: 0
Views: 2151

modification in structure

guys, i do not have any idea on this questions please help. 1) ) A key innovation is some modification in structure or function that permits a species to exploit the environment in a more efficient or novel way, compared to the ancestral species. Identify a key innovation of an existing species, suc...
by kandarp shah
Tue Jan 10, 2006 5:53 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: comparative morphology
Replies: 1
Views: 2825

comparative morphology

guys,
do any of our members have any ides for the following definitions?
1) comparative morphology

2) Punctuation model of speciation


once i understand those i'll post some more questions
(I LOOKED ON INTERNET AND MY BOOK , BUT COULDN'Y FIND ANYTHING)

thanks in advance.