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Google previewNutrition in Exercise and Sport, Third Edition (1997)

by Ira Wolinsky

Lymphocyte proliferation to mitogens is a well-established technique to determine general lymphocyte responsiveness in vitro; it is thought to mimic in vivo lymphocyte responses to antigens. The studies in humans on the effects of long-term ...

Google previewB Cell Trophic Factors and B Cell Antagonism in Autoimmune Disease (2005)

by William Stohl

A heightened responsiveness to mitogens is a characteristic of MZ B cells, as they respond faster and to lower doses of LPS than conventional B cells [4, 5]. At present it is not known if MZ B cells have a particular expression pattern of TLRs, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience, Three-Volume Set, 1- 3 (2010)

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from a blood sample, and stimulating them with either mitogens or antigens (an antigen stimulates a small, specific ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by G. P. Rédei

are receptive to mitogens but they are kept in check ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell & Molecular Biology (2012)

by John M. Lackie

motogen Term proposed for substances that stimulate cell motility À by analogy with those that stimulate cell division ( mitogens). Scatter factor (hepatocyte growth factor) is an example, though it seems likely ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

effects of NSAIDs, including inhibition of production of mucoprotective prostaglandins in the gastrointestinal tract; and COX-2, the inducible form, formed in inflammatory conditions and in many cancers, activated by cytokines and mitogens ...

Google previewDictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology (2012)

by Frank J. Dye

proteins Morphogenetic signals Epidermal growth factor Cell proliferation Erythropoietin Red blood cell production Fibroblast growth factor Mitogens Hepatocyte growth factor Angiogenesis Insulin-like growth factor Neurotrophic factor Nerve ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: O-S (1999)

by S. Gangolli, Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)

Damage to the immune system was indicated by a reduction in the response to T- and B-lymphocyte mitogens, a reduced number of T- and B-lymphocytes in peripheral blood, a decrease in a T-lymphocyte proliferation test among exposed ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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

cause thymic involutionin the absence of effectson bodyweight orspleen weight , reduced responseto T cell mitogens, depressed production of interleukin2,and altered response to primary antibody plaqueformingcells. Micewere not affected.

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2006)

by Molecular and Cell Biology Northwestern University (Emeritus) Robert C. King Professor of Biochemistry, Biological Sciences Department California Polytechnic State University (Emeritus) William D. Stansfield Professor, Biological Sciences Department California Polytechnic State University (Emeritus) Pamela K. Mulligan Professor

genes for hormones, inducers, mitogens, inhibitors, cell ...

Google previewThe 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, ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

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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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