Amino acid racemisation: the conversion of L-amino acids to D-amino acids over time and as a function of temperature.
Aquaporins: proteins found in cellular membranes that mediate the flow of water into cells.
Biocomplexity: the study of complex structures and behaviours that arise from non-linear interactions of active biological agents, which may range in scale from molecules to cells to organisms.
Biomarker: a measurable substance in an organism whose presence is indicative of some phenomenon or coming from a specific organism
Biosignature: a measurable parameter (e.g., isotopic composition) organised into a pattern that...