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B cell-growth/differentiation factor

one of several substances, such as interleukins IL-4, IL-5, and IL-6, that are derived from T cell cultures and are necessary for the differentiation, growth, and maturation of plasma cells and B memory cells.
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Growth differentiation factor 15 (GDF15) is a member of the transforming growth factor (TGF-beta) superfamily and was recently identified as a promising biomarker for glaucoma.
Summary: Growth differentiation factor 11 (GDF11) is a member of the transforming growth factor-[beta] (TGF-[beta]) superfamily and acts as a regulator for the aging of multiple tissues.
In this post, we'll explore some of the obscurities that can help create a competitive divide or as most would say, the differentiation factor.
The study detailed a possible way to reengage a tumor suppressor protein - Growth Differentiation Factor 11, or GDF11, that they found to be inactivated in triple-negative breast cancer cells.
Growth differentiation factor 15 (GDF-15)3 is a stress-responsive member of the transforming growth factor-[beta] (TGF-[beta]) cytokine superfamily.
With increasing competition, hotel general managers will need to create a differentiation factor for their properties to stay relevant.
Among the factors secreted by the oocyte, we highlight members of the transforming growth factor beta (TGF-[beta]) superfamily and, among these, the growth and differentiation factor 9 (GDF9) and bone morphogenetic protein 15 (BMP15), which are expressed in all stages of follicular development in the bovine species and are involved in controlling the proliferation and steroidogenesis of granulosa cells (Juengel and McNatty, 2005).
Expression of growth differentiation factor 9 (GDF-9) during in vitro maturation in canine oocytes.
Abstract # 2016-A-6040-Diabetes: Growth Differentiation Factor (GDF)-15 and Long-term Outcomes in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in the EXAMINE Trial (Cannon, C.
1[beta]-Hydroxy-2-oxopomolic acid, isolated from Agrimonia pilosa, has been reported to inhibit adipocyte differentiation and expression of several adipogenic marker genes, such as peroxisome proliferator activated receptor [gamma] (PPAR[gamma]), CCAAT-enhancer-binding protein a (C/EBP[alpha]), glucose transporter 4 (GLUT4), adiponectin, adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein 2 (aP2), adipocyte determination and differentiation factor 1/sterol regulatory element binding protein 1c (ADDl/SREBP1c), resistin and fatty acid synthase (Fas) in pre-adipocytes.
Elevated level of serum growth differentiation factor 15 is associated with oral leukoplakia and oral squamous cell carcinoma.
Three of these Fec genes identified in sheep are bone morphogenetic protein receptor type IB (BMPRIB) or Activin Like Kinase 6, known as FecB located on chromosome 6;[3,4,5] growth differentiation factor (GDF9), known as FecG located on chromosome 5 [6,7] and bone morphogenetic protein 15 (BMP15), known as FecX located on the X chromosome the full lenght.