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Synonyms for factor

Synonyms for factor

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

one of the conditions or facts attending an event and having some bearing on it

Synonyms for factor

one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer

any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together

an independent variable in statistics

be a contributing factor

consider as relevant when making a decision

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BMMs were seeded into Osteo assay plates and cultured with M-CSF and RANKL for 3 days until multinudeated osteoclasts were formed, and then they were treated with the R.
Las condiciones basales minimas para la formacion de los osteoclastos son la presencia de RANKL y M-CSF, que son producidos por los osteoblastos maduros, las celulas precursoras de la medula osea y las celulas T activadas.
Cells were cultured in [alpha]-MEM with 10% FBS supplemented with M-CSF (30 ng/mL), RANKL (100 ng/mL), 1% L-glutamine, 1% penicillin/streptomycin, and 1% nonessential amino acids (Gibco).
Dr Thornton said, 'The next step is to see whether maternal smoking can alter the level of growth factors, life M-CSF, which are produced by the placenta.
Recombinant human M-CSF was purchased from Kyowa Hakko Kogyo (Leukoprol; Tokyo, Japan).
Next, for cathepsin S, chemerin, interleukin (IL)-1RA, monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1), M-CSF, macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF), nerve growth factor (NGF), RBP-4, and SAA1, ELISAs with the same antibody pairs as the MIA were not available and were not performed.
Together with the activation of the receptor c-Fms by M-CSF, this will lead to an expansion of the osteoclast progenitor pool, increased survival of these cells, and the initiation of a differentiation program that terminates in fusion of the mononucleated progenitor cells and the development of latent multi-nucleated osteoclasts.