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Encyclopedia of Pest Management (2010)
by David Pimentel, Ph.D.
CD45RA/T4, proliferative response to mitogens, antibody dependent cell- mediated cytotoxicity Increased susceptibility to sinusitis and bronchitis  Decrease of helper/suppressor ratio [10,11] Decrease of T-helper, T-suppressor cytotoxic, ...
Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience, Three-Volume Set, 1- 3 (2010)
from a blood sample, and stimulating them with either mitogens or antigens (an antigen stimulates a small, specific ...
Encyclopedia of Dairy Sciences 2nd Edition, Four-Volume set (2011)
Mitogens. and. SurvivalFactors. As mentioned previously, increased expression of mitogenicfactors and cell survivalfactors in the mammarygland can increase milk productionby virtue of effectsonthe sizeand maintenance of thesecretory cell ...
Encyclopedia of Health and Behavior (2004)
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 ...
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)
by George P. Rédei
are receptive to mitogens but they are kept in check ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2008)
by Manfred Schwab
The MAP Kinases respond to a wide array of extracellular agents, including mitogens, hormones and cytokines, to regulate a variety of cellular responses such as proliferation, differentiation, Padhesion, stress response and Papoptosis.
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Philip Wexler, Bruce Anderson
Probably all cell types are capable of producing IFN when appropriately induced by viruses, dsRNA, mitogens or other cytokines. Most RNA viruses are good inducers of IFN because they generate dsRNA during replication and complete the ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology, Four-Volume Set (2000)
by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers
DNAs containing unmethylated CpG are capable of rapidly stimulating cytokine production and acting as T cell-independent B cell mitogens, driving the B cells to proliferate and inducing the secretion of IL-6, which causes them to differentiate ...
Encyclopedia of Stress, Three-Volume Set (2000)
also shown a decrease in leukocyte number and decreased lymphocyte proliferative response to mitogens following epinephrine administration. These immunomodulatory effects are also most likely mediated by cyclic nucleotide action.
Concise Encyclopedia of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (2000)
by Roberto Patarca Montero
3-15 Outcome was evaluated by NK cell function, lymphocyte proliferation to mitogens and soluble antigens, CD4/CD8 counts and a ...
Dictionary of Pharmaceutical Medicine (2010)
by Annette Mollet, Gerhard Nahler
macrophagic cytolytic activity, occluded batch tests, lymphocyte proliferative response to mitogens, mixed lymphocyte reaction, delayed type hypersensitivity, ...
The Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine Third Edition (2012)
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 ...
The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology (2011)
by Shane J. Lopez
These functional assays include the in vitro measurement of the ability of lymphocytes to proliferate in response to chemicals that stimulate cell division ( mitogens). NK killer cell cytotoxicity (NKCC) is also frequently measured and reflects the ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Endurance in Sport (2008)
by R. J. Shephard, P.-O. Astrand
in response to mitogens and endotoxin Several investigators have reported that the mitogen-induced release of various cytokines (in particular, TNF-(Z, IL-1, IL-2, IL- 6, ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Women in Sport (2008)
by Barbara L. Drinkwater
Minor scratches heal slowly Swelling of lymph glands One-day colds Decreased functional activity of neutrophils Decreased total lymphocyte counts Reduced response to mitogens Increased blood eosinophil count Decreased proportion of ...
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Scrabble value of M3I1T1O1G2E1N1S1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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