Dr. Brian Inouye
4/1/16 Friday Seminar: Stone Crabs and Crush
Zach Boudreau has been studying the bite
force or in this case the crush force of the Florida
Stone Crab. Examining bite force shows many
different aspects of an ani
Explain the difference between fundamental niche and realized
Fundamental niche: What an organisms niche would be in the
absence of competition from other species.
Realized niche: The niche that a species actually inhabits, taking
into account inte
Assume that a Listeria cell, when at one end of the mammalian
cell, emits a pulse of molecules with diffusion constant of D=200
m2/s. The Listeria cell then moves to the other side of the
mammalian cell, reaching the other sid
This publication represents a sample of OAT item types.
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OAT Guide located at www.ada.org/oat.
PIP2 cluster stability (Solution)
The phospholipid molecule PIP2 (phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate) is an important constituent of eukaryotic cell membranes. Its
hydrophilic head group has a greater negative charge (typically -4e under physiological