Example sentences for: starfish

How can you use “starfish” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Fish species mass in the vast shallows along with urchins and starfish.

  • Calpain activity is needed for proteolysis of the c-mos proto-oncogene product pp39 mos in Xenopus oocytes [ 51 ] , certain cytoskeletal proteins (alpha-tubulin, actin, dynamin, lamin B) in starfish oocytes [ 52 ] , and of cyclin in Xenopus egg extracts [ 53 ] .

  • Proteasome activity is required for germinal vesicle breakdown (GVBD) in starfish and toad oocytes [ 44 45 ] and for activating Xenopus oocytes [ 45 46 ] . Also, proteasomes are needed for regulating centrosome segregation [ 38 47 ] , kinetochore structure [ 39 ] , and sister chromatid cohesion and separation [ 48 ] . When rat oocytes were exposed to the proteasome inhibitor MG132, proteasomes translocated to the meiotic spindle, MPF activity was sustained, and oocytes were arrested in MI with partially segregated chromosomes [ 42 ] .

  • Kids love the Touch Tide Pool where they can handle crabs and starfish.

  • You can find sand dollars and starfish and spot rays and turtles.


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