Metabolism and Metabolic Regulation

Metabolism and Metabolic Regulation

Metabolism involved biological reactions and non-biological reactions which need organisms to lives life. Metabolism includes the conjugation, reduction, dehydroxylation, cyclization, methylation, phosphorylation, and oxidation of substrates (beta-oxidation of fatty acid, glucose, etc.) and the liberation of energy, heat, and carbon dioxide. Metabolism is considered as: Primary metabolism: Primary metabolism is … Read more

Plant Taxonomy- Definition, History, Classification, Types

Plant Taxonomy

Taxonomy was recognized as a general subject only in 1813 by A.P.de Candolle. His famous work describes in the book of which name is Theorie elementaire de la botanique. Taxonomy is a combination of Greek words ‘taxis’ means arrangement and ‘nomos’ means rules or law. Taxonomy deals with the identification, … Read more

Extracellular and Intracellular Fluids

Extracellular and Intracellular Fluids

Introduction Our body is made up of a sequence of cells, tissue, organs, organ system, and fluid system. In human body contain 60% of the fluid, in this fluid mainly present water and other substances. In our body contains 50-75 % of water. The % of the water in our … Read more

Bioplastic – Definition, Type, Advantages, Disadvantages

Bioplastic

Bioplastic Definition Bioplastic means “plastic derived from biomass”.  According to IUPAC (International union of pure and applied chemistry) “Biobased polymer derived from the biomass or issued from monomers derived from the biomass and which, at some stage in its processing into a finished product, can be shaped by flow. Bioplastic … Read more