Difference Between Greyhound and Lurcher

Difference Between Greyhound

Greyhound vs Lurcher   Greyhound and lurcher are closely related dogs but that relationship does not justify for any characteristic of especially lurchers. One of them is a breed while the other is not. In lurchers, the requirement of the breeder or the buyer determines the parents, and the main difference between lurcher and greyhound […]

Difference Between Havanese and Shih Tzu

Havanese

Havanese vs Shih Tzu   These are small toy dog breeds developed as pets in different parts of the world. They both are covered in silky hairs arranged in double-layered coats, but their colouration patterns may be different between the two breeds. The sizes and weights of both Havanese and Shih Tzu seem very similar, […]

Difference Between Pike and Pickerel

Pike vs Pickerel   Pike, pickerel, and muskellunges collectively make seven species under one genus, Esox, which is a genus of freshwater fish. Esox is the only extant genus of the Family: Esocidae. Being members of the same genus, both pike and pickerel share many features in common, yet there are some exhibited differences between […]

Difference Between Palmetto Bug and Cockroach (Roach)

Palmetto Bug vs Cockroach (Roach)   Roach is another colloquial name of cockroaches and Palmetto bug is one of them. Palmetto bug in only one species among a highly diversified group of insects, but their distinction is important to discuss. This article discusses the important facts about roaches and the distinction of Palmetto bug. Roach […]

Difference Between Proteoglycans and Glycoproteins

Proteoglycans vs Glycoproteins   Glycoproteins and proteoglycams are two types of molecules that contain both proteins and carbohydrate units. The carbohydrate units are bound covalently to proteins molecules, varying in size from monosaccharides to polysaccharides. Glycoproteins Proteins to which carbohydrates are covalently bound through glycosidic bonds are called glycoproteins. Glycoproteins are commonly found in the body […]

Difference Between Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic DNA Replication

Difference Between DNA Replication

Prokaryotic vs Eukaryotic DNA Replication   According to the Watson and Crick model suggested for DNA, one strand of DNA is the complement of the other strand; hence each strand acts as a template for the formation of a new strand of DNA. This process is known as DNA replication. The replication of DNA basically […]

Difference Between Axons and Dendrites

Difference between Axons and Dendrites

Axons vs Dendrites   Nervous system is basically composed of neurons. Neurons act as the basic functional and structural unit of the nervous system. In vertebrates, there are three types of neurons; (1) sensory neurons (or afferent neurons); which carry nerve impulses from sensory receptors to the central nervous system (CNS), (2) motor neurons (or […]

Difference Between Triglycerides and Phospholipids

Triglycerides vs Phospholipids   Lipids are carbon-containing organic compounds and are considered as a macronutrient in the food. These compounds do not dissolve in water (hydrophobic), but dissolve in fats (lipophilic).  Hence, lipids are digested, transported and absorbed in a different manner when compared to other macronutrients like carbohydrates and proteins. Also, lipids yield more […]