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Atilla Duyar has edited the Flexikon article Adrenaline
Adrenaline|epinephrine is a hormone that refers to the group of catecholamine with the group-formula (OH)2C6H3–HCOH–CH2NH-CH3. It is an important neurotransmitter.

Metabolism
Synthesis
Epinephrine can be synthesized in the human organism from ... [more]
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Christine Yuill has edited the Flexikon article Aldehyde dehydrogenase
Aldehyde dehydrogenase, consist of a group of enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of aldehydes.

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There are many different forms of aldehyde dehydrogenase within the human body, these are characterized by having several significant ... [more]
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Julia Kevra has published the Flexikon article Adrenaline
Epinephrineadrenaline|epinephrine is a hormone that refers to the group of catecholamine with the group-formula (OH)2C6H3–HCOH–CH2NH-CH3. It is an important neurotransmitter.

Structural ... [more]
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Julia Kevra has edited the Flexikon article Aldehyde dehydrogenase
Aldehyde dehydrogenase, consist of a group of enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of aldehydes.

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There are many different forms of aldehyde dehydrogenase within a human body, which have several significant differences in their amino acid ... [more]
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Atilla Duyar has edited the Flexikon article Aldehyde dehydrogenase
Aldehyde dehydrogenase, consist of a group of enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of aldehydes.

Backround
There are many different forms of aldehyde dehydrogenase within a human body, which have several significant differences in their amino acid ... [more]
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Julia Kevra has published the Flexikon article Aldehyde dehydrogenase
Aldehyde dehydrogenase, consist of a group of enzymes that catalyze the oxidation of aldehydes.

Backround
There are many different forms of aldehyde dehydrogenase within a human body, which have several significant differences in their amino acid ... [more]
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Alexandra Schritz has edited the Flexikon article HIV
The HIV is a RNA virus belonging to the group of Lentiviridae within the family of Retroviridae, which causes an HIV disease that typically leads to AIDS in the late stage. So far, two types of HIVs are known, HIV 1 (inclusive of subtype 0) and HIV ... [more]
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Alexandra Schritz has published the Flexikon article Autonomic Nervous System
The autonomic nervous system (ANS) is that part of the nervous system which is largely exempt from arbitrary or conscious controll; it behaves “autonomously”. According to classical anatomical categorisation it is associated with the somatic ... [more]
17 hours ago
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I’ve got my eye on you! - Image of the Week - March 30, 2015 - CIL:41401 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41401

I’ve got my eye on you!   Image of the Week - March 30, 2015   CIL:41401 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41401   Description: Projection a series of confocal images of the eye of a commmon blue damselfly. This projection shows the ... [more]
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Lisa Schönwälder has published the Flexikon article Anatomic region
In terms of anatomy, the body surface is systematically divided into different anatomic regions on a topographic basis.

Classification
There are 9 main regions that can subsequently be subdivided into varying amounts of smaller ones:
Regiones ... [more]
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