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one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

one of the conditions or facts attending an event and having some bearing on it

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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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Technique consists of giving injection of Transforming Growth Factor Beta 1, and subsequently performing skin punch excision(Nagi and Babar, 2015; Babar and Nagi, 2016, 2017).
The gene for human transforming growth factor alpha is on the short arm of chromosome 2.
Connective tissue growth factor induction by lysophosphatidic acid requires transactivation of transforming growth factor type beta receptors and the JNK pathway.
Association study of transforming growth factor alpha (TGFa) TaqI polymorphism and oral clefts: indication of gene-environment interaction in a population-based sample of infants with birth defects.
Other topics described include cellcycle arrest by dietary chemopreventive agents, insulin-like growth factor regulation of cell proliferation, trisomy of human chromosome 21 and cell cycle control, and transforming growth factor beta and cell cycle regulation.
Chemotactic and vasoactive factors that stimulate growth and healing (3) Human growth hormone Epidermal growth factor Platelet-derived growth factor Fibroblast growth factor Transforming growth factor Nerve growth factor Brain-derived neurotrophic factor Ciliary neurotrophic factor Insulin-like growth factor 1 Tumor necrosis factor Interleukins Interferons Keratinocyte growth factor
Scientists knew that these traditional cancer therapies increase blood concentrations of a protein called transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta), which performs many functions in a healthy individual.
Cell Rejuvenation Serum, manufactured by Topix, contains transforming growth factor (TGF) beta, a growth factor that increases collagen production.
One of the most interesting pathways playing a critical role in malignant gliomas is transforming growth factor a (TGF-[beta]), a multifunctional cytokine frequently expressed at high levels in multiple types of malignant brain tumour (Rich, 2003).
Myostatin is a member of the transforming growth factor [beta] superfamily and has been shown to be an important negative regulator of muscle growth in several vertebrate species.
to IL-1 receptor antagonist protein (IRAP); increased expression of p55 TNF receptors (p55 TNF-R); increased interleukin-6 (IL-6); increased leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF); decreased insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1); decreased transforming growth factor beta (TGF.
1-5] There are also reports of increased expression of HER-2/neu,[6-8] epithelial growth factor receptor (EGFR),[9-12] and transforming growth factor [Alpha] (TGF-a)[13,14] in malignant pancreatic neoplasms.
This process required the presence of transforming growth factor bd1 (TGF-bd1) (Figure 2), which can activate the switch of B cells to the IgA isotype (9).
The final AGF concentrate contains important growth factors including Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-(beta)) and Platelet-Derived Growth Factor (PDGF).
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