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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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Localization of angiogenic growth factors and their receptors in the human endometrium throughout the menstrual cycle and in recurrent miscarriage.
In recent times, both type 1 and type II diabetes have been shown to influence angiogenic growth factors and inhibitors in skeletal muscle (6).
Understanding of angiogenesis in the pulp-dentine complex is still in its infancy, and most studies have considered the effects of angiogenic growth factors, but these responses depend on binding of growth factors to tyrosine receptors.
These include trauma, surgery, nasal packing, hormones, viral oncogenes, arteriovenous malformations and angiogenic growth factors (1).
The maternal decidua, in which the decidual defect is a major contributing factor to PP formation, have a role in the expression of angiogenic growth factors (VEGF and PlGF).
Angiogenic growth factors are endogenous molecules that regulate growth and development of the microvessels [7].
There have been efforts to treat ischemia by creating new blood vessels and delivering angiogenic growth factors like vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) to ischemic sites.
PGs have a tendency to develop within vascular lesions, suggesting an angiogenic stimuli of development, and increased expression of angiogenic growth factors (vascular endothelial growth factor and mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways) have been found in PGs.
Angiogenic growth factors such as VEGF and bFGF can also stimulate the hard tissue-forming capacity of mesenchymal stem cells [45-48].
The participation of CD133+ GB stem cells in tumor blood vessel formation has also been confirmed in studies where these cells have been found to secrete markedly elevated levels of angiogenic growth factors such as VEGF, basic fibroblast growth factor, (bFGF), platelet derived growth factor (PDGF), and epidermal growth factor (EGF) [22, 30].
As a positive control, the HUVECs in the culture plate were treated with angiogenic growth factors (10 ng/mL vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF; R&D Systems, MN, USA) and 1 ng/mL basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF; Sigma)).
Expression of angiogenic growth factors by uterine natural killer cells during early pregnancy.