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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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Although various clinical studies confirmed the safety and feasibility of G-CSF in AMI as the authors suggested, sporadic cases of AMI were reported in cancer patients, in healthy subjects and in patients with severe coronary artery disease receiving G-CSF (5).
Further studies are under way to elucidate the intracellular pathways mediating this enhanced proliferation, to identify the specific factors that make Apollo's hcx(TM) G-CSF and SCF so unique in mediating stem cell proliferation and differentiation," Dr Russell-Jones added.
They believe this approach would be useful in guiding primary G-CSF prophylaxis in breast cancer patients.
Increased expression of G-CSF/G-CSFR in neurons subjected to hypoxia supports evidence that G-CSF has a protective signaling mechanism in response to neural damage.
In the cancer study, stem cells mobilized by Imprime PGG plus G-CSF will be harvested, reintroduced into patients following their chemotherapy, and reconstitution of their immune system monitored.
This strategic agreement with PLIVA will further our efforts to be a leader in this emerging marketplace, and we are confident that we bring together considerable expertise that will result in the successful introduction of G-CSF and future generic biopharmaceuticals.
The competition is fierce in China with about 20 G-CSF products already in the market.
With genotype 2 and genotype 3 patients, we would need to treat 13 with erythropoietin or 54 with G-CSF to obtain 1 additional SVR, when compared with dosage reductions of ribavirin or pegylated interferon, respectively.
In a study aimed at determining if interleukin 8 and G-CSF held the same predictive value, Dr.
Biotechnology, companies now can manufacture human GM-CSF and G-CSF in yeast or bacteria, and researchers have begun testing the usefulness of these two recombinant growth factors in various medical conditions, including AIDS (SN: 9/12/87, p.
G-CSF 5 [micro]g/kg was given subcutaneously, for 5 days/month for 3, 6 and 12 months.
Other research has shown G-CSF having a beneficial impact on left ventricle ejection fraction, a measurement of how powerfully the heart is pumping oxygenated blood back into the aorta and the rest of the body with each beat.
Aaron Havens of the University of Michigan, involved isolating G-CSF mobilized VSEL stem cells from the blood of healthy donors and transplanting them into burr holes made in the cranial bones of SCID mice.