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Unformatted text preview: have exactly the same function. In addition to having a short generation time, the organisms are relatively transparent so that specific labeling and microscopic techniques allow one to look inside a living eukaryotic organism and literally see what each cell is doing in real time. They are particularly useful for studying the phenomenon of programmed cell death and the mechanism of apoptosis. Since consistent numbers and types of cells are fated to die in a predictable pattern....
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2010 for the course BIS 104 taught by Professor Scholey during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.
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