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che·mo·tac·tic

(kē'mō-tak'tik),
Relating to chemotaxis.

chemotactic

[-tak′tik]
Etymology: Gk, chemeia, alchemy, taxis, arrangement
pertaining to a tendency of cells to migrate toward or away from certain chemical stimuli.

che·mo·tac·tic

(kē'mō-tak'tik)
Relating to chemotaxis.

chemotactic

Pertaining to CHEMOTAXIS.
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Scyba, a homologue of human cxcl14 in zebrafish due to its chemotactic properties, could activate macrophages and dendritic precursor cells [23].
Material differentiation was achieved by employing linear and circular statistics, whereby the analysis of the migration angle resolved the materials' chemotactic capacity most distinctively.
We can speculate that MPO enzymatic activity can decrease the formation of chemotactic mediators, as suggested by Tateno et al.
Metabolomic markers Malondialdehyde 4-Hydroxyhexenal 4-Hydroxynonenal Hexanal Heptanal Oktanal Nonanal Decanal Undodecanal 3-Nitrotyrosine 8-Hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine 5-Hydroxymethyluracil o-Tyrosine 3-Chlorotyro sine 8-Isoprostane Leukotriene B4 Proteomic markers Leukotriene D4 Interleukin 6 Interleukin 8 Monocyte chemotactic protein-1 Epidermal growth factor Soluble transferrin receptor LG3 fragment of endorepellin Tumstatin Endostatin BOX 2: Urinary markers that differentiated all groups of subjects: group 1 (healthy controls), group 2 (IgAN patients), and group 3 (disease controls).
Abbreviations ANC: Absolute neutrophil count ALT: Alanine aminotransferase ACR: Albumin-to-creatinine ratio AUC: Area under the curve BMI: Body mass index CINC-2[alpha]/[beta]: Chemotactic factor 2 alpha/beta CI: Confidence interval DBP: Diastolic blood pressure FBG: Fasting blood glucose IL: Interleukin OR: Odds ratio PCD: Platform of Chronic Disease ROC: Receiver operating characteristic SCr: Serum creatinine SBP: Systolic blood pressure TNF: Tumor necrosis factor UA: Urinary albumin UACR: Urinary albumin creatinine ratio WBC: White blood cell.
They also contain heparin, striptease, aryl sulphatase, betaglucuronidase, eosinophil/neutrophilic chemotactic factor, Prostaglandin P2, platelet activating factor, and leukotrienes.
11] It has also been shown that progesterone enhanced chemotactic activity of neutrophils, while estrogens decreased the activity.
Moreover, LPS elicits about the strongest innate immune response via toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) from monocytes/ macrophages, inducing a large pro-inflammatory and chemotactic response --interleukin-6, interleukin-8, tetrahydrofuran-alpha.
A chemotactic receptor for the human CX3C chemokine fractalkine and a fusion coreceptor for HIV-1.
van Epps, Analysis of the Bimodal Chemiluminescence Pattern Stimulated in Human Neutrophils by Chemotactic Factors, J.