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BCA Protein Assay – Find Proteins

September 15, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
There are many ways to determine protein levels in biochemistry and one of the ways is to use BCA protein assay. Also known as Smith assay, it is used to determine exact levels of protein by showing color change to purple from green. The amount of protein in the sample is determined at that point ...

Down Syndrome Karyotype – The Most Effective Test For Down Syndrome

August 24, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
If you took a genetics or biology class in high school or college you may recall completing karyotype worksheets when learning about genetics. Karyotype worksheets may have been used to help you learn how chromosomes can vary, producing a variety of genetic abnormalities that can manifest in a range of symptoms. A diagnosis of Down ...

Karyotype Analysis – Genetic Testing For The 21st Century

August 24, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
To define karyotype analysis is to define modern medicine’s miraculous ability to accurately diagnose chromosomal abnormalities that just a generation ago remained invisible and mysterious. Advancements in genetic testing have resulted in more information being available to the general public than ever before, and more advanced treatments to treat those illnesses that have become more ...

EMT National Registry – Understanding the Criteria

July 20, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
The EMT National Registry is there to verify the certification of individuals used in emergency response to health care needs, whether in hospitals or at the scene of an accident.  The EMT National Registry data covers everything that an applicant has achieved in the past and has achieved recently in the areas of emergency medical ...

Stoichiometry help – know the basics first

May 12, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
Stoichiometry is a branch of organic chemistry, which helps in dealing with certain mathematical calculations and estimates. It also deals with the composition, structure and different properties of the matter. Its study involves estimating the changes in the principles and composition of the matter, which regulates these changes. Chemistry plays a vital role in our ...

Genetic Engineering Pros and Cons – How Much is Too Much?

May 8, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
One of the first uses for genetic engineering was to produce insulin, which regulates your fats and carbohydrates, and is very important for patients with diabetes. Any discussion of genetic engineering pros and cons should include this fact. It was a revolutionary and new method of using genetic materials. A negative aspect of genetic engineering ...

Human Cloning Pros and Cons – How Far Should We Go?

May 8, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Science
As animal cloning becomes more and more accepted, we need to discuss human cloning pros and cons. Cloning creates identical plants, organisms, animals and humans. They are created scientifically, within laboratories. Not that long ago, the idea was only fictional, but experiments conducted in recent years have astonished people all over the world. There are ...