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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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Their topics include wild help for enhancing genetic resistance in lentils against fungal diseases, rice responses and resistance to planthopper-borne viruses at transcriptomic and proteomic levels, the power of omics to identify plant susceptibility factors and to study resistance to root-knot nematodes, transcriptomic analyses on the role of nitric oxide in plant disease resistance, and an overview of proteomic tools for understanding plant defense against pathogens.
The endogenous factors, on the other hand are presence of atopy, skin permeability, individual susceptibility factors.
Research on the effects of exposure to pollutants and their interaction with susceptibility factors may lead to the identification of the biologic pathways that are activated in autism and to improved prevention and therapeutic strategies.
23) which showed DR5 as a protective factor against RHD, we observed that DRB5 and DRB1*15 acted as susceptibility factors for RHD, and DRB4 as a protective factor against RHD.
Each section is followed by subtitles (organs and systems, long-term effects, susceptibility factors and drug-drug interactions) and further subtitles although there does not appear to be a consistent set format.
This volume contains chapters divided into sections on cancer incidence, prevalence, mortality, and surveillance; methods, technologies, and study design and cancer epidemiology; and host susceptibility factors in cancer epidemiology.
But further studies are required to clearly define susceptibility factors.
Research on host-environment susceptibility factors might further elucidate the mechanisms of this syndrome and contribute to primary prevention, he added.
There are two main possibilities - one is different exposure to the BSE agent or there may be some susceptibility factors perhaps related to genetic differences.
Current analyses of the genome sequence data of patients that have experienced drug-induced liver injury have failed to identify any susceptibility factors that are common across multiple drugs.