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- Genetics : The study of the inheritance of characteristics, genes and DNA.
- Structural biology : A branch of biology concerned with identifying the three dimensional shape and interactions of biological macromolecules.
- Biography : The history of a person's life.
- Nobel Prize : A prestigious annual prize awarded according to the will of Swedish chemist and entrepreneur Alfred Nobel in the categories Peace, Literature, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, and Physics.
- Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine : Award conferred once a year by the Swedish Karolinska Institute, for physiology or medicine, since 1901.
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- Cell (biology) : The basic unit of life, consisting of biochemical networks enclosed by a membrane.
- Central dogma of molecular genetics : Assumption of molecular biology, namely, that each gene in the DNA molecule carries the information needed to construct one protein, which, acting as an enzyme, controls one chemical reaction in the cell.
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- RNA : A polymer, made using the nucleotides of adenosine, guanosine, uridine and cytidine, that is used for a variety of biological functions in living systems.
- X-ray diffraction : A non-destructive analytical technique which reveal information about the crystallographic structure, chemical composition, and physical properties of materials and thin films, using x-rays.