Life Sciences

Lactobacillus paracasei

The racehorse bacterium (Lactobacillus equicursoris)-Erakina

Lactobacillus equicursoris is a novel bacterial species isolated along with four other bacterial strains from the faeces of thoroughbred racehorses. Genus Lactobacillus: An overview Bacteria belonging to this genus are ubiquitously present in both humans and animals. They form a significant part of the microbiota of all animals and are usually commensals in nature. They …

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RNA and its types

Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a nucleic acid – Erakina

RNA Structure   Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a nucleic acid. It is present in all living cells. It has structural similarities to DNA. However, RNA is most often single-stranded. An RNA molecule has a backbone consisting of alternating phosphate groups and the sugar ribose, in contrast to the deoxyribose found in DNA. One of the …

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