Essays about: "The meaning of biology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words The meaning of biology.

  1. 1. Can the native shore crabs (Carcinus maenas) become a barrier to the invasion of the round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) in Öresund, southern Baltic Sea?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos; [2018]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : The round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) is a non-indigenous species to the Baltic Sea that has drawn the attention of many researchers in the last decade due to its rapid spreading and its impact on the local fauna. With recent concerns about the dispersal of the round goby towards the North Sea, the aim of this study was to determine if the native shore crab could compete with the invaders and prevent their advance. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of the fermented tea beverage kombucha on the gut microflora

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Hanna Bergström; [2018]
    Keywords : probiotics; kombucha; gut microbiota; human trial; fermented beverage; microbiome; gut flora; food technology; livsmedelsteknologi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Introduction The fermented tea drink kombucha has gained large popularity over the past years. It has been praised for its nutritional content, organic acids and living community of beneficial bacteria. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sequence Correlations in HP Model Proteins

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Beräkningsbiologi och biologisk fysik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för astronomi och teoretisk fysik

    Author : Orestes Theodoridis; [2018]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Amino acids that are in close contact in a protein structure tend to co-evolve, which gives rise to sequence correlations. Direct coupling analysis (DCA) is a method for predicting such contacts directly from sequence correlations, without assuming any prior knowledge of structures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Genetic assessment of plant material for studies of the genetic causes to female biased sex ratios in Salix viminalis L.

    University essay from SLU/Department of Plant Biology (from 140101)

    Author : Amela Kujović; [2016]
    Keywords : sex ratio; willows; dioecy; white seeds; homozygosity; inbreeding;

    Abstract : Biased sex ratios are highly common among dioecious plants. Salix viminalis is a dioecious tree or a woody shrub that has an overall female biased sex ratio. READ MORE

  5. 5. Language within a Language Scientific Concept Formation within Integrated Science and Language Learning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Daniela Součková; [2015-09-25]
    Keywords : scientific vs spontaneous concept formation; school science language; everyday language; CLIL;

    Abstract : The aim was to investigate formation of specific concepts in some lessons of biology whereEnglish was the language of instruction.Vygotsky's theory of meaning and sense realised during concept formation has become the background theory together with Lemke's notion of learning science through communicating science. READ MORE