Author: Janvi Aggarwal

Mechanism of sex determination in humans 0

Sex determination in Humans Vs Birds

Sex determination refers to biologically determining the sex of the organism; where genetic composition indicate whether individual organisms are female or male which can result in sex differentiation. Let’s throw some...

Secondary structure of proteins 0

Structure of Proteins

What are proteins? Proteins are large, complex molecules and are heteropolymers containing amino acids as the monomeric units which are attached in long chains. Proteins play many critical roles in...

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease 0

Are Prions infectious agents?

What are prions? Prions are infectious agents which consist of an abnormally folded protein. These are similar in size to viruses. These are encoded by the PRNP gene and are...

Vaccination and Immunization 0

Is Vaccination a key to Immunization?

Correlation between Vaccination and Immunization:  Do you think vaccination and immunization mean the same?Vaccination is the administration of a vaccine to help the immune system develop protection from a disease....