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  • The company has developed and holds patents on the first-ever proven alternative method for successful stem cell generation without harm to the embryo, called the "single-cell blastomere" technique.

  • Olegt: As I have said several times, the controversy about the tree of life applies to the level of single-cell organisms.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • Lateral (horizontal) gene transfer is an important factor in the evolution of single-cell organisms.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • As I have said several times, the controversy about the tree of life applies to the level of single-cell organisms.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • He is only saying that genealogical lines become fuzzy and eventually indiscernible when you get down to the level of primitive, single-cell organisms.

    A Disclaimer for Behe?

  • For instance, at one point in time there were only single-cell organisms.

    A New Book

  • Life on other planets doesn't mean E.T. Even a simple single-cell bacteria or the equivalent of shower mold would shake perceptions about the uniqueness of life on Earth.

    Gliese 581g 'Goldilocks' Planet Could Be Just Right For Life?

  • The slowly but inextricably rising amount of oxygen in the environment will drive the evolution from primitive single-cell organisms like the prokaryotes on earth to more evolved forms of life like the eukaryotes on earth that have learned to not only survive in the presence of oxygen but to thrive in it.

    SETI Institute: Life at the SETI Institute: Friedemann Freund - The Future of Forecasting Earthquakes

  • Elizabeth Blackburn studied the single-cell organism Tetrahymena thermophila and had found that the ends of chromosomes contain a short DNA sequence repeated many times.

    The 2009 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine - Illustrated Presentation

  • “And I myself,” continued Ford in a voice so superior it would have caused single-cell life forms to accelerate their evolution so that they could use their fab new opposable thumbs to pick up a rock and beat him to death.

    2009 December « Biodork

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