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by thewax
Mon Dec 29, 2008 6:44 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Another biochemical question
Replies: 12
Views: 11857

so what do YOU think the post should be named?
by thewax
Mon Dec 29, 2008 4:43 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Respiration Question
Replies: 4
Views: 3609

ok... thanks!!!!!!!!!!! :)
by thewax
Sun Dec 28, 2008 6:19 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Respiration Question
Replies: 4
Views: 3609

Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!! As you pointed out, an oxidation reaction is usually accompanied by a reduction reaction (which it is in the case of cellular respiration). So cellular respiration could be considered an oxidation reaction even though they are reduction reactions, too, because it really depends o...
by thewax
Sun Dec 28, 2008 5:52 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Photosynthesis question
Replies: 3
Views: 3846

Thanks very much for your response!!!!!!!!!!! so my textbook was wrong???????? oh well... wait! The wiki says that the OEC (oxygen evolving complex - part of photosystem II - the same complex that does photolysis, is an enzyme). I think I get it now. Thanks for everyone who replied!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by thewax
Sun Dec 28, 2008 4:51 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Pedigree problem
Replies: 6
Views: 8005

ohhh... I see...
Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
by thewax
Sun Dec 28, 2008 1:16 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Photosynthesis question
Replies: 3
Views: 3846

Photosynthesis question

Note: This is not a homework question. This is part of a study effort for a big upcoming test. Question: What is photolysis? HOW is photolysis accomplished (proteins, etc.)?????? Progress on question: My textbook says that it is accomplished by enzymes but wikipedia and many sites have different def...
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 6:45 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Respiration Question
Replies: 4
Views: 3609

Cell Respiration Question

Note: This is not a homework question. This is part of a study effort for a big upcoming test. Question: Can you consider cellular respiration to be an oxidation reaction??????????? Progress on this question: This question actually came from the book, and their answer was that cellular respiration C...
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:17 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Another biochemical question
Replies: 12
Views: 11857

Thanks everyone!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:15 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Tools for studying cells question
Replies: 2
Views: 5680

okay... thanks!!!!!!!!!!! :)
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Facilitated Diffuion question
Replies: 2
Views: 2512

okay... thanks - so facilitated diffusion does require a hydrophilic channel... :)
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:08 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: PCR question
Replies: 8
Views: 4420

hmm... so HDA is pretty efficient....., right?????
by thewax
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:01 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Krebs Cycle question
Replies: 4
Views: 14221

So I see - it activates the acetate so the acetate CAN bind to the oxaloacetate. Without it, the acetate would not be activated and would not be able to bind to oxaloacetate, right?????