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With respect to NS1, viral strains from different animal hosts likely have NS1 genes adapted to antagonize the IFN[alpha]/[beta] system of their specific host species.
These compounds can have profound effects, especially during critical periods of fetal and childhood development, because they mimic or antagonize the effects of sex hormones.
By virtue of its ability to antagonize a number of soilborne plant pathogens, B.
Pathos and bathos, the life-threatening and the trivial, might cancel each other, even antagonize us, if clumsily aligned; here, each acts as the scale for the other's weight.
The desire not to antagonize the government meant that the service imposed upon itself a certain degree of self-censorship.