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Glossary ***

Glossary 

Active Learning in BIS2A

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Amino Acids 

Amino acids
Peptide bond - 
R group

 

Bacterial and archaeal diversity 

Prokaryotes
Bacteria
Archaea
Nutrients
Last Universal Common Ancestor (LUCA)
Microbial mat
Hydrothermal vent
Stromatolite
Anoxic
Anaerobic
Phototrophs
Cyanobacteria
Extremophile - 
Alkaliphile - 
Halophile - 
Radioresistant organism - 

 

Biology in the context of BIS2A

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Bond types - Ionic and Covalent 

Ionic bond - 
Covalent bond -
Hydrogen bond - 
Polar covalent bond - 
Dipole
Nonpolar covalent bond - 
 

Buffers

Buffer - 

 

Catalysts and enzymes 

Catalyst
Enzyme
Ribozyme
 

Cell Division: Bacterial

Cell division
Cell cycle
Binary fission
Origin
FtsZ
Septum