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Synonyms for complement

Synonyms for complement

something that completes another


something added to another for embellishment or completion

to supply what is lacking

Synonyms for complement

a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction

a complete number or quantity

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number needed to make up a whole force

something added to complete or embellish or make perfect

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one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response

either of two parts that mutually complete each other

make complete or perfect

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Now we will be able to design specific complement inhibitors to target this complex and in that way inhibit activation of the complement cascade, because now we know which parts of the proteins are essential for activity," said Lambris.
Complement activation is an inflammatory process involving dozens of plasma proteins, ultimately leading to cell membrane disruption through the membrane attack complex (MAC).
This article examines different complement clause types in Ancient Greek, based on the description provided in Cristofaro 1995, 1996, and 1997.
The Smarandache function and the tens complement factorial Smarandache function have many values in common.
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The first chapter provides a well-written, concise review of the complement system, its activation pathways, receptors, general biological activities, diseases in which complement is known to play a role, and a broad discussion of experimental ways to inhibit complement activation.
Example (7b) is semantically ill-formed because the italicized participial complement signals direct observation while the prepositional phrase, "from the fact that her car was parked," signals that the observation was indirect.
announced today the first development programs in its drug pipeline: monoclonal antibodies to treat neurodegenerative diseases by targeting the Tau protein and the Complement pathway.
The proceeds will be used to fund three new complement immunotherapy programs entering clinical proof-of-concept stage.
Under the agreement, Apellis received the necessary intellectual property rights to set up a complement inhibitor drug compound (APL-2) for the treatment of dry age-related macular degeneration.
Both structures involve a central component of an enzyme important to the complement system of the immune response.
The complete results will be presented at the XXII International Complement Workshop in Basel, Switzerland, September 28, 2008.
UNWELCOME COMPLEMENT Antibodies had appeared in explanations of rheumatoid arthritis that were popular in the 1960s and 1970s.
Needham, MA; 781-433-0771) announced that it has received notices of allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for three separate patent applications covering the company's complement inhibitor, TP10.
Taligen Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing therapies that regulate the complement system to treat inflammatory and immune diseases, announced today that the U.