somatic cell


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somatic cell

[sō′mad·ik ′sel]
(biology)
Any cell of the body of an organism except the germ cells.
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The authors also suggested that the electrical conductivity and somatic cell count have an additive effect on the loss in daily milk production.
Keywords: Breast milk, breast health, colony forming unit, somatic cell count
Effect of different exogenous Npm or PGA on the efficiency of BMI somatic cell nuclear transfer.
Using a variety of methods to induce somatic cells to become iPSCs, they first found that in the early stages of reprogramming, the transformation was consistently accompanied by an increase in ROS generation.
When the scientists conducted microfiltration under optimal conditions, they were able to very efficiently remove vegetative bacteria, spores and somatic cells, as well as achieve the near complete transmission of proteins into the microfiltered milk.
Relationship between somatic cell count and intramammary infection in buffaloes.
They removed the nucleus from a somatic cell and injected it into an oocyte with removed nucleus.
In this point, somatic cell count (SCC) has been assumed as the most reliable indicator for detecting mastitis and quality level in early time because of high genetic correlation to the susceptibility of mastitis (Sharif et al.
The bill also states: "It is unlawful for any person or entity, public or private, to knowingly: (1) perform or attempt to perform human cloning; (2) participate in an attempt to perform human cloning: (3) ship or receive for any purpose an embryo produced by human cloning or any product in whole or in part, any oocyte, embryo, fetus, or human somatic cell, for the purpose of human cloning.
Weekly results for fat, protein, somatic cell count and bactoscan are sent to producers and their milk buyers.