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Mitogens. and. Survival. Factors. As mentioned previously, increased expression of mitogenic factors and cell survival factors in the mammary gland can increase milk production by virtue of effects on the size and maintenance of the secretory cell population (Figure 2). Beyond the classical hormones and growth factors already discussed, there are many factors that can impact cell turnover. A number of reviews concerning mammary growth factors have been published, and it is ...
by George P. Rédei
are receptive to mitogens but they are kept in check by several INK ( inhibitors of kinase) proteins. When, normally, tumor suppressors such as the retinoblastoma (RB) and other proteins (E2F family) become phosphorylated, the cells exit from G1 and embark on DNA synthesis. The phosphorylated tumor suppressors transactivate CDKs, and unless cell divisions are blocked at various checkpoints, ...
by Norman B. Anderson
cell activity, a decrease in the response of leukocytes to plant products that induce cell division (mitogens), a decrease in production of interferon-gamma ( IFN-γ) by leukocytes, a decrease in the antibody and virus specific T-lymphocyte responses to a hepatitis B vaccination, and changes in the ability of the immune system to control the expression of dormant herpes viruses such as Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). These medical students also ...
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart
Mitogens, substances which can cause lymphocytes toenter mitosis, are examples of polyclonal activators. A 'monoclonal antibody' is a genetically engineeredantibody which.
by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek
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by Stanley J. Ulijaszek, Francis E. Johnston, Michael A. Preece
FGFs are potent mitogens. They participate in angiogenesis, wound- healing, and tissue regeneration. In embryonic development they are involved invarious processes including mesoderm formation, gastrulation, primordial outgrowth ...
from a blood sample, and stimulating them with either mitogens or antigens (an antigen stimulates a small, specific set of cells, whereas a mitogen stimulates ...
by Michael T. Murray, Joseph Pizzorno
have been demonstrated, including enhancing lymphoproliferative response to mitogens and lymphotrophic activity and increasing interferon levels, antibody responses, immunoglobulin levels, secretion of thymic hormones, and integrity of ground substance.20,34 Vitamin C also has direct biochemical effects similar to those of interferon.35 Numerous clinical studies support the use of vitamin C in the treatment of infectious conditions and possibly even cancer at very high intravenous ...
by Guenter Kahl
mitogens, the miRNAs are recruited into high molecular weight RISC complexes, and consequently repress mitogen- stimulated targets.
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Scrabble value of M3I1T1O1G2E1N1S1
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