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Sentences with the verb Activating

4 examples:

With the caucuses fast approaching, the campaigns are activating the final stage of their ground games in hopes of a strong showing.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Izzard, 54, joined thousands of protesters marching from Hyde Park to the Houses of Parliament to lobby the Government to delay activating Article 50 and leave the EU.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Leigh Cassidy, 47, from Stockport, carried out a string of burglaries across the Greater Manchester area by wriggling along the floor of each pub to avoid activating the infra-red alarm system.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A study in Neurology finds people who enjoy artistic pursuits, crafting, socializing, or using computers can stave off mild cognitive impairment.“The underlying concepts for all these protective factors, whatever the activity, is that you are activating the brain.
(NBC Today, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Geek out by activating you iPhone's hidden Field Test Mode.
(ZDNet US, )

Cells respond to DNA damage by activating cell cycle checkpoints.
(Nature Communications, )

But some users claim it works by activating Apple's Touch ID feature.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Neuroscientists have succeeded in activating dormant memory cells in rats.
(Science Daily - News, )

The researchers were able to cure pulmonary hypertension in rats by activating FoxO1.
(Science Daily - News, )

AMOR was found to be responsible for activating pollen tubes to lead to fertilization.
(Science Daily - News, )

Surgical androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) has activating effects on the immune system.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

Activating and deactivating the feature is simple, with no update required to gain access.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Cephalopods change colour by mechanically activating chromatophores via muscle contraction.
(Nature Communications, )

The transcription activating ncRNA was shown to bind PcG in vivo and to inhibit its function.
(Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, )

Connecting a set-top box should be as easy as activating a new cellphone on a wireless network.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Activating them makes mice go immediately into REM sleep, while inactivating them abolishes it.
(Science Daily - News, )

Each group is post-translationally generated through the action of a specific activating enzyme.
(Nature, )

Cancerous tumors have the ability to evade targeted therapies by activating alternative pathways.
(Science Daily - News, )

Typically, in order to form large peptides, complex procedures or activating agents are required.
(Nature Communications, )

Activating mutations in the NF-κB regulator CARMA1 are associated with a form of B-cell lymphoma.
(Nature Communications, )

Moreover, disease-causing variants in DNA often do not act directly, but by activating nearby genes.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers say activating in "housekeeping" gene in fruit flies extended their life spans by a third.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Real Madrid sign Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas after reportedly activating a £7.9m release clause.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

This has been attributed to glutamate release activating Ca2+-permeable N-methyl-d-aspartate (NMDA) receptors.
(Nature, )

When the tendon is damaged, the body makes things worse by activating enzymes that further break down the tendon.
(Science Daily - News, )

Petry and Vale discuss factors involved in localizing and activating γ-tubulin at different locations in the cell.
(Nature Cell Biology, )

Activating the biochar using plasma processing takes only five minutes with no external heating or chemicals needed.
(Science Daily - News, )

Acyldepsipeptides are natural antibiotics that function by activating the ClpP protease and deregulating proteolysis.
(Nature Communications, )

A Belgian court imposes an order blocking European governing body Uefa from activating new Financial Fair Play rules.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

By activating a subset of brain cells in mice, researchers changed the way the animals remembered a particular setting.
(Science Daily - News, )

Scientists have managed to considerably prolong the lifespan of flies by activating a gene which destroys unhealthy cells.
(Science Daily - News, )

Here Choi et al . show regulation by programmed cell death 5 and an essential role in activating p53 following DNA damage.
(Nature Communications, )

Scientists say they’ve been able to do just that in a group of mice by activating certain parts of their brain with light.
(Amina Khan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

Activating the receptor, Trace Amine-Associated Receptor 1 was found to be effective in controlling the binge eating behavior.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Activating mutations of the tyrosine kinase Kit are commonly found in mast cell neoplasms and gastrointestinal stromal tumours.
(Nature Communications, )

A new study suggests that activating a certain 'no-go' type of neurons can help prevent a person from wanting to drink alcohol.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Here, the authors review recent work on activating and reacting carbon dioxide for use as a building block in organic synthesis.
(Nature Communications, )

A study reveals the key role of a family of molecules known as BET proteins in activating genes that contribute to heart failure.
(Science Daily - News, )

Activating mutations in PIK3CA that occur in patients with HER2 amplification can often confer resistance to anti-HER2 therapies.
(Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, )

Eating hot chili peppers allows us to court danger without risk, activating areas of the brain related to both pleasure and pain.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Varying the length of sgRNAs allows knocking out and activating different genes in the same cell using catalytically active Cas9.
(Nature Biotechnology, )

While he felt helpless, his quick thinking of activating the smart sprinklers helped save his property from complete destruction.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

Artificial sweeteners can increase appetite by activating hunger pathways in the body, scientists discover - at least in animals.
(BBC News - Health, )

By activating genes involved in UV protection during the day, these cells protect themselves against radiation-induced DNA damage.
(Science Daily - News, )

Activating the visual regions of the brain has proved essential to the satisfactory recovery of hearing, according to a new study.
(Science Daily - News, )

In human FMCD tissue, a small fraction of pS6+ neurons are enriched for somatic activating mutations of the PI3K-AKT-mTOR pathway.
(Nature Medicine, )

Facebook said it will use its “safety check” tool more widely after activating it during the terrorist attacks in Paris Friday.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Infection-fighting white blood cells play a role in activating cancer cells and facilitating their spread, researchers in Canada say.
(UPI - Health News, )

The FLT3 receptor regulates cell growth, while activating gene mutations promote the uncontrolled proliferation of white blood cells.
(Science Daily - News, )

Tyrosine kinase 2 (Tyk2) is an enzyme involved in intracellular signalling and has an important role in activating the immune system.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have found that memories that have been 'lost' as a result of amnesia can be recalled by activating brain cells with light.
(Science Daily - News, )

Essay: Eating hot chili peppers allows us to court danger without risk, activating areas of the brain related to both pleasure and pain.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

NK cells express a variety of inhibitory and activating receptors that facilitate fine discrimination between damaged and healthy cells.
(Nature Reviews Immunology, )

Viaud et al. show that PtdIns5P regulates actin dynamics and invasiveness by recruiting and activating the Rac-GTPase exchange factor Tiam1.
(Nature Communications, )

A subset of cancers maintains telomere length independently of telomerase by activating alternative lengthening of telomeres (ALT) pathways.
(Nature Communications, )

. used mathematical modelling with verification in cells and cancer genome data to understand the effects of weakly activating RAS mutations.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

A variant on the optogenetics technique gives neuroscientists the choice of activating neurons with light or an externally supplied chemical.
(Science Daily - News, )

In laboratory studies, scientists demonstrated that activating a specific family of proteins halted cancer cell migration into healthy tissue.
(Science Daily - News, )

By activating a protein found in fat cells, researchers found mice could eat high-calorie diets without gaining weight or developing diabetes.
(UPI - Health News, )

Brain imaging technology has have shown poetry is like music to the mind, British researchers say, activating the same brain areas as music does.
(UPI - Science News, )

Padi4 is part of the pluripotency transcriptional network, binding to regulatory elements of key stem-cell genes and activating their expression.
(Nature, )

The New York Yankees have shuffled their catchers, activating Francisco Cervelli from the disabled list and sending John Ryan Murphy to the minors.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

The interferons (IFNs) are a family of cytokines that protect against disease by direct effects on target cells and by activating immune responses.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

Ejaculation is a synchronized cascade of events that has the ultimate goal of activating sperm and enabling them to reach an egg for fertilization.
(Nature Reviews Urology, )

Chris Jones, Jacques Grill and colleagues report the identification of recurrent activating mutations in ACVR1 in diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas.
(Nature Genetics, )

The brassinosteroid hormone-sensitive transcription factor BZR1 controls plant development by both activating and repressing target gene expression.
(Nature Communications, )

As the researchers show in their new report, the macrophages achieve this by activating a gene network similar to one found in embryonic stem cells.
(Science Daily - News, )

According to a dissertation, the bacterium, which sometimes causes the lethal illness listeriosis, reacts to light by activating defense mechanisms.
(Science Daily - News, )

Activating mutations in SHP2 have been found in many different types of cancer, and it was the first oncogenic tyrosine phosphatase to be described.
(Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, )

A new study has shown that mice with an activating β-catenin mutation that is specifically expressed in osteoblasts develop acute myeloid leukaemia.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

Experts say saying that by putting nuts through a process of soaking and drying – known as activating – before eating, the nutrients are enhanced.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Preventing epidemics relies on activating the right counter-measures, and scientists are now trying to find out how better use of forecasting can help.
(Science Daily - News, )

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency at the request of the city, activating the National Guard to help address the growing violence.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Zeb2 recruits HDAC1–HDAC2–NuRD co-repressor complexes to antagonize inhibitory effectors including Notch, while activating promyelinogenic factors.
(Nature Neuroscience, )

Cannabinoids promote food intake in mice by activating pro-opiomelanocortin neurons in the hypothalamus and selectively increasing β-endorphin release.
(Nature Reviews Neuroscience, )

In mouse models, these drugs eradicate tumor cells by activating the tumor suppressors p53 and PML to induce senescence of cancer cells (pages 167174).
(Nature Medicine, )

With 80 wind turbines in place, German utility company E.ON said Wednesday it was one step closer to activating a deep-water wind farm off the German coast.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Cells respond to DNA damage by activating complex signalling networks that decide cell fate, promoting not only DNA repair and survival but also cell death.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

These new findings reveal that infection-fighting white blood cells play a role in activating cancer cells and facilitating their spread to secondary tumors.
(Science Daily - News, )

K–ERK signalling pathway is hyperactivated in a high percentage of tumours, most frequently owing to activating mutations of the KRAS, NRAS and BRAF genes.
(Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, )

Our findings reveal a fundamental mechanism by which the immune system is able to support the intestinal epithelium, activating ISCs to promote regeneration.
(Nature, )

MEK–ERK signalling pathway is hyperactivated in a high percentage of tumours, most frequently owing to activating mutations of the KRAS, NRAS and BRAF genes.
(Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, )

Here the authors provide evidence that AMPK activation antagonizes glucagon signalling by activating PDE4B, lowering cAMP levels and decreasing PKA activation.
(Nature Communications, )

Rise of the Tomb Raider received a new patch today, activating its dormant DirectX 12 option and sneaking in a previously unannounced Nvidia GameWorks feature.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Vancouver will seek a permanent injunction against CP Rail to prevent it from ever activating its Arbutus corridor line as a railway, the city announced Friday.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Scientists have established conclusively that an activating protein, called “Rhes,” plays a pivotal role in focusing the toxicity of Huntington’s disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

The benefits occur because the bilingual brain is constantly activating both languages and choosing which language to use and which to ignore, said a researcher.
(Science Daily - News, )

Here, Morgner et al. show that lack of ILK causes an aberrant ratio of basement membrane laminins, activating stem cells and predisposing skin to carcinogenesis.
(Nature Communications, )

NOD2 has a role in host innate immune responses, activating the NF-κB signalling pathway and mutations have been associated with chronic inflammatory disorders.
(Nature Communications, )

Smyth and colleagues demonstrate that it serves a key role in restraining activation of NK cells in part by competing with the activating receptor CD226 (DNAM-1).
(Nature Immunology, )

As the linker DNA lengthens, Acf1 shifts its binding preference to the linker DNA, freeing the H4 tail to compete AutoN off the ATPase and thereby activating ACF.
(Nature, )

A relatively new safety feature in some vehicles—automatic braking systems—are facing complaints by drivers who say some are activating for no apparent reason.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

We redefine the role of the Ubl domain not only as an inhibitory but also as an activating element that is restrained in inactive PARKIN and released by phosphoUb.
(Nature, )

Here the authors show that autophagy has a role in the immune response to Candida albicans, activating NFκB in macrophages by sequestering the NFκB inhibitor A20.
(Nature Communications, )

The RAS/MAPK (mitogen-activated protein kinase) signalling pathway is frequently deregulated in non-small-cell lung cancer, often through KRAS activating mutations.
(Nature, )

By analysing YAP function in 3D spheroids of human cells, we identify the Rho GTPase activating protein ARHGAP18 as an effector of YAP in controlling tissue tension.
(Nature, )

South African engineers created the cycling radar, which gives riders the speed and distance of vehicles coming up behind them, as well as activating a 'smart light'.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Stites and Trampont et al. used mathematical modelling with verification in cells and cancer genome data to understand the effects of weakly activating RAS mutations.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

Here the authors show that interfering with Mrf4 in adult mice leads to muscle hypertrophy by activating MEF2-dependent transcription and promoting protein synthesis.
(Nature Communications, )

Scientists at UCLA's Molecular Biology Institute published research that found activating a gene called AMPK in fruit flies increased the lifespans by about 30 percent.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Here we show that ApoM–S1P is dispensable for lymphocyte trafficking yet restrains lymphopoiesis by activating the S1P1 receptor on bone marrow lymphocyte progenitors.
(Nature, )

Using optogenetics, they were able to induce REM sleep in mice and modulate the duration of this sleep phase by activating the neuronal network in this area of the brain.
(Science Daily - News, )

Tips on activating and taking advantage of Google Now on Tap, which can be handy in providing more details about what you’re seeing on your smartphone or tablet screen.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

The neurotransmitters GABA and glycine mediate fast synaptic inhibition by activating ligand-gated chloride channels — namely, type A GABA (GABAA) and glycine receptors.
(Nature Reviews Neuroscience, )

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