hematopoietic system


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hematopoietic system

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To determine whether the fetal or the maternal environment is the dominant target of TCDD in the developing hematopoietic system, we tested the T-lymphocyte differentiation capacity of hematopoietic progenitor cells obtained from [AHR.
For example, the effects of replication stress and telomere shortening in the human hematopoietic system are stronger than in the intestinal epithelium.
For life-threatening damage to the hematopoietic system, the value X=1 corresponds to the [LD.
2), GTPand its components stimulated the elevation of WBC, RBC and Hb levels after irradiation, suggesting that they can attenuate irradiated-induced damage to the hematopoietic system.
These novel receptors are useful in screening for novel hematopoietic factors capable of functionally binding to the receptor, or developing medicines to treat diseases related with the immune system or hematopoietic system.
New to the third edition of this textbook is extensive revision and updating to reflect the changes in the field, with substantial revision in the chapters on tumors of the hepatobiliary system, the female reproductive tract, the hematopoietic system, and the eye and its adnexa.
Saying that a priest who takes sexual advantage of a child entrusted to his care "suffers from pedophilia" implies that there is something wrong with his sexual functioning, just as saying that he suffers from pernicious anemia implies that there something wrong with the functioning of his hematopoietic system.
Leukemias are clonal, neoplastic proliferations of immature cells of the hematopoietic system, which are characterized by aberrant or arrested differentiation.
The division utilizes cells derived from the hematopoietic system (bone marrow, mobilized peripheral blood and cord blood) that are non-embryonic and are for research purposes only.
According to Philip Coelho, chairman and CEO of the company, "Recent research suggests that there are stem cells in a unit of cord blood that have the potential to produce other cells outside the hematopoietic system such as neural, liver and bone cells.
Recently, additional roles for GCSFR have emerged outside the hematopoietic system, such as in neuroprotection and regeneration, potentially expanding the clinical applications of GCSF to include neurodegenerative disorders, stroke and ALS.

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