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Synonyms for cleavage

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for cleavage

the state of being split or cleft

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the breaking of a chemical bond in a molecule resulting in smaller molecules

(embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum

the line formed by a groove between two parts (especially the separation between a woman's breasts)

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the act of cleaving or splitting

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A total of 172 CpG-containing cleavage fragments from 22 genomically imprinted gene DMRs had methylation percentages available for the 105 participants.
Consistent with our result, one cleavage fragment within the PRR, derived from the shorter variant form (isoform 2) of human ITIH4, was also found to be decreased in pancreatic cancer (19).
The N- and C-terminal sets of peptides were individually normalized, providing a semiquantitative measure of the abundance of N- and C-terminal cleavage fragments of NT-proBNP in the circulation of HF patients.
Lessees occasionally shipped small lots of hand-cobbed silver ore, while also collecting rhodochrosite specimens and cleavage fragments which they traded for drinks in the Alma bars.
Consequently, the ability of any PTH assay to accurately diagnose hyper- or hyposecretion of 1-84 PTH is closely related to its degree of cross-reactivity with the midmolecule and C-terminal cleavage fragments.