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Sentences with the verb Activating

5 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, )

Some critics question why customers must pay fees for routine features like activating a phone or a SIM card when they're already paying big bucks for a cellphone plan.
(Sophia Harris in CBC News - Canada, )

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, )

Question

1 example:

Questions about installing and activating Windows 10?
(ZDNet - Just News, )

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, )

In the human body, so-called dendritic cells are responsible for activating our immune system.
(Science Daily - News, )

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, )

Barcelona are considering activating a clause to re-sign Everton winger Gerard Deulofeu this summer.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

By activating or deactivating this hormone scientists can stimulate or stunt the growth of the worms.
(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, )

The Dodgers swapped relievers on Monday, activating Sergio Romo and sending Josh Fields to triple-A Oklahoma City.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

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, )

In this study, the authors demonstrate that activating glutamate astrocytic transport increases brain
(Nature Neuroscience, )

In exchange for activating a new revenue stream for developers and content creators, Apple will take a 30 percent cut.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

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, )

Activating a federal grand jury in Washington is a sign special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation is expanding.
(Matt Kwong in CBC News - World, )

Inactivating BRAF mutants in lung predominate over the activating V600E mutant that is frequently observed in other tumour types.
(Nature, )

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, )

The activating and repressing nucleotides of regulatory regions are identified at a genome-wide scale using tiling reporter assays.
(Nature Biotechnology, )

Natural and synthetic cannabinoids influence amnesia by activating receptors in neuronal mitochondria, researchers found in a study.
(UPI - Health News, )

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, )

This scaffold stabilizes the cell nucleus in higher eukaryotes and is involved in organizing, activating and duplicating the genetic material.
(Science Daily - 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, )

Almost everything we do -- walking, talking, or drinking coffee -- is completely dependent on accurate timing when activating many muscles at once.
(Science Daily - News, )

Activating mutations in the KRAS oncogene commonly occur in human tumours and are associated with cancer initiation, metastasis and poor prognosis.
(Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, )

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, )

A probiotic induces CD4+ T cell differentiation into tolerogenic double-positive intraepithelial lymphocytes by activating their aryl hydrocarbon receptor.
(Nature Reviews Immunology, )

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, )

Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic have found evidence that fatty diets stimulate tumor growth by activating a molecular pathway that feeds abnormal cells.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

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, )

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