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Cilia line this and, by waving, send food substances and some of the
environmental water into the gullet, at the end of which a vacuole forms and
moves into the cytoplasm. Materials in solution enter many cells by pinocytosis, a
substances, like enzymes, are proteins. The only repressor substance so far
isolated, the lactose repressor of the bacterium Escherichia coli, is a protein of
about 150,000 to 200,000 molecular weight.233 A cell probably contains only
about 10 ...
This is true for neurons which output signals by chemical transmitter substances
as well as those which have electrically transmitting synapses. 18.104.22.168 Process
Most nonneural cells that encode use alpha codes, the only exception being ...
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I purchased this book many years ago and found it very enlighting. The shredout concept was of particular interest to me in that it provided ways to look at various living systems from micro to macro. It has a lot of detail which I never was able to get around to studying, but appears to have influenced my thinking which was later documented in a series of blogs http://www.bcswonline.com/blog/index.html
I still have a copy and refer to it.
TABLE 11 The 19 Critical Subsystems of a Living System
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