Kasey E. O'Connor Week 11 Journal

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  1. In vivo - within a living organism [1]
  2. Diurnal - occurring during the day [2]
  3. Mannoproteins - highly antigenic yeast cell wall proteins with large numbers of mannose groups attached [3]
  4. Cuvette - a transparent container with precisely-measured dimensions for holding liquid samples to be put into a spectrophotometer [4]
  5. Transcriptome - the complement of mature messenger RNAs produced in a given cell in a given moment of its life [|5]
  6. Prototropic - strains that have the same nutritional requirements as the wild-type strain [6]
  7. sphingolipids - structural lipid of which the parent structure is sphingosine rather than glycerol synthesised in the Golgi complex [7]
  8. Orthologues - genes that can be found in two or more different species that can be traced back to the same common ancestor [8]
  9. Oleate - A salt of oleic acid, some oleates, as the oleate of mercury, are used in medicine by way of inunction [9]
  10. Assay - The determination of the amount of a particular constituent of a mixture or of the biological or pharmacological potency of a drug [10]


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