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cycle

noun age, alternation, circle, circuit, consecution, course, eon, epoch, era, flow, period, recurrence, recurring period, regular return, regglarity of recurrence, repetitiveness, revolution, rotation, round, sequence, succession
See also: annum, frequency, life, sequence, succession
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Molecular events associated with reactive oxygen species and cell cycle progression in mammalian cells.
Cell cycle arrest at sub-G1 phase was induced by rosamultic acid along with downregulation of expression levels of CDK4, CDK6 and cydin D1.
According to lead author William Aronson from UCLA, the findings are important because lowering the cell cycle progression (CCP) score, a measure used to predict cancer recurrence, may help prevent prostate cancers from becoming more aggressive.
Some of the mechanisms these cells use to deregulate key normal cell cycle checkpoint controls are CDKN2A/B misexpression and activation of pro-survival signals such as the PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathway.
CDT activity on HeLa cells was confirmed by cell distension, cell cycle arrest by flowcytometry, and apoptosis by DNA fragmentation and flowcytometry.
Furthermore, IK is differentially phosphorylated in a cell cycle dependent manner through several phosphorylation kinase consensus binding domains within its primary sequence, including protein kinase A (PKA).
Cancer is a disease where regulation of the cell cycle goes awry and normal cell growth and behavior is lost.
Shizuoka, Japan) has patented compositions and methods to inhibit the cell cycle G2 checkpoint, in particular the DNA-damage-induced G2 checkpoint, in mammalian cells including human cells.
The additions bring to about 6,000 the number of terms defined, ranging from amino acids, bacteria, and the cell cycle to X-ray diffraction, Y chromosomes, and zygotes.
Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent with claims covering RGB-286199, cell cycle inhibitor, to GPC Biotech.
The short-term goal of this project was to understand why a transcription factor could shorten the cell cycle.

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