Schizophrenia Explained

Schizophrenia (shattered mind) it affects the way thinks, feels, perceives reality. It causes disturbances in thought process, perception, and affect. Skizo means split or divided and phren means mind. In history, people thought individuals with schizophrenia were possessed by the devil due to lack of knowledge and were scared. Today stigma is huge and society…

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Regulation of Gene Expression and Operons Explained

Goals Explain why it is important for cells to express different genes at different times, in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Describe the general function of a transcriptional activator and transcriptional repressor Describe what an operon is and its basic regulation Explain how and under what conditions the lux operon is regulated Predict the effect of mutations…

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