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a river in east central England that flows past Cambridge to join the Ouse River

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a rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion

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Mesenchymal stem cell surface antigen SB-10 corresponds to activated leukocyte cell adhesion molecule and is involved in osteogenic differentiation.
In conclusion, our findings provide a direct evidence about the involvement of cell adhesion molecules ICAM-1 and VCAM-1 in the pathogenesis of pyogenic granuloma.
In particular, the similarity of the 1H12 antigen to previously published descriptions of neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) led us to probe the identity of this antigen more closely.
Circulating concentrations of soluble cell adhesion molecules may serve as surrogate markers for endothelial damage and early atherosclerosis (2-4).
The substance, a form of the neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM), promotes brain growth and organization shortly before and after birth.
The company's lead candidate MTI-101 binds the cell adhesion molecule CD44 and induces programmed necrosis in myeloma cell lines and demonstrates robust anti-tumor activity as a single agent using myeloma in vivo models.
About Entyvio (vedolizumab) Vedolizumab, developed for the treatment of UC and CD, is a humanized monoclonal antibody that is designed to specifically antagonize the alpha4beta7 integrin, inhibiting the binding of alpha4beta7 to intestinal mucosal addressin cell adhesion molecule 1 (MAdCAM-1) and fibronectin, but not vascular cell adhesion molecule 1 (VCAM 1).
Michael Charness, Chief of Staff of VA Boston Healthcare System and a professor at Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine, "We've been able to show very striking effects of alcohol on the L1 cell adhesion molecule, a critical molecule for development, at concentrations of alcohol that a woman would have in her blood after just one drink.
For example, testosterone treatment is reported to reduce serum levels of the pro-inflammatory cytokines interleukin (IL)-1beta and tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha, and to increase levels of the anti-inflammatory cytokine IL-10; to reduce vascular cell adhesion molecule (VCAM)-1 expression in aortic endothelial cells; to promote vascular smooth muscle and endothelial cell proliferation; to induce vasodilatation and to improve vascular reactivity, to reduce serum levels of the pro-thrombotic factors plasminogen activator inhibitor (PAI)-1 and fibrinogen; to reduce low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C); to improve insulin sensitivity; and to reduce body mass index and visceral fat mass.
The randomized, crossover study examined variations in peak systolic velocity (PSV) and flow-mediated dilatation (FMD) of cavernous arteries, and in the endothelial markers C-reactive protein, endothelin-1, vascular cell adhesion molecule (VCAM), and intracellular adhesion molecule.
com) announces updates to their Cell Adhesion Molecule research database.
About vedolizumab Vedolizumab, under development for the treatment of UC and CD, is a humanized monoclonal antibody that specifically antagonizes the alpha4beta7 integrin, inhibiting the binding of alpha4beta7 to intestinal mucosal addressin cell adhesion molecule 1 (MAdCAM-1).