mitogen

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mitogen

[′mīd·ə‚jen]
(cell and molecular biology)
A compound that stimulates cells to undergo mitosis.
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Leningrad: All-Union Institute of Experimental Medicine Publishing House; 1934, A translation of the great Russian biologists' review of the discovery and development of mitogenetic radiation.
Mitogenetic radiation was therefore considered some kind of artifact.

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