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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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Human iliac artery endothelial cells express both genes encoding the chains of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and synthesize PDGF-like mitogens.
4-8) Recently, additional new markers including CD44, platelet-derived growth factor receptor [alpha] (PDGFR-[alpha]), and cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2) have been proposed as potential prognostic indicators.
Hypoxia-mediated induction of acidic/basic fibroblast growth factor and platelet-derived growth factor in mononuclear phagocytes stimulates growth of hypoxic endothelial cells.
All Augment([R]) branded products are based upon recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor (rhPDGF-BB), which is a bio-engineered form of PDGF, one of the body's principal agents to stimulate and direct healing and regeneration.
Sutent is an oral multi-kinase inhibitor that works by blocking multiple molecular targets implicated in the growth, proliferation and spread of cancer, including vascular endothelial growth factor receptor (VEGFR) and platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR).
The company stated that AR-13154 targets Rho Kinase, Janus Kinase 2, and platelet-derived growth factor receptor beta.
PRF releases a number of growth factors namely, transforming growth factor [beta]-1 (TGF-beta-1), vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), platelet-derived growth factor [alpha][beta] (PDGF-AB) and thrombospondin-1 (TSP-1) during 7 days.
Significance of the platelet-derived growth factor in periodontal tissue regeneration.
Platelets release several growth factors, such as platelet-derived growth factor, transforming growth factor-B, and vascular endothelial and epithelial growth factors.
The Food and Drug Administration announced that the warning had been added to the label of becaplermin (Regranex), a recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor that was approved in 1997.
Johnson & Johnson had already been monitoring a potential cancer link, as becaplermin, a recombinant form of human platelet-derived growth factor, inherently had the potential to accelerate disease.
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