eucaryote


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eucaryote

[yü′kar·ē‚ōt]
(biology)
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Lambeth, "Genetic evidence for the expression of ATP- and GTP-specific succinyl- CoA synthetases in multicellular eucaryotes," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
All higher cells (eucaryotes) have these two compartments: the nucleus for information storage, duplication and dispersal, and the mitochondria for central power generation.
A general method for isolation of high molecular weight DNA from eucaryotes. Nucleic Acids Res.
The first level designates the basic subdivisions of fossil procaryotes, Single-Celled eucaryotes, invertebrates, vertebrates, and plants.
The first nucleated cells (eucaryotes), for example, appear to be a fusion of simpler non-nucleated (prokaryotic) bacteria.
Subtilisin-like proprotein convertases (SPCS) comprise a family of at least seven related endoproteases found in higher eucaryotes. These enzymes activate a diverse array of proproteins that transit the secretary pathway.