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pro·lif·er·ate

(prō-lif'ĕr-āt),
To grow and increase in number by means of reproduction of similar forms.
[L. proles, offspring, + fero, to bear]

proliferate

(prə-lĭf′ə-rāt′)
v. prolifer·ated, prolifer·ating, prolifer·ates
v.intr.
To grow or multiply by rapidly producing new tissue, parts, cells, or offspring.

pro·lif′er·a′tion n.
pro·lif′er·a′tive adj.
pro·lif′er·a′tor n.

pro·lif·er·ate

(prŏ-lif'ĕr-āt)
To grow and increase in number by means of reproduction of similar forms.
[L. proles, offspring, + fero, to bear]

proliferate

grow/increase in number

pro·lif·er·ate

(prŏ-lif'ĕr-āt)
To grow and increase in number by reproduction of similar forms.
[L. proles, offspring, + fero, to bear]
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to develop methods of encapsulating the proliferated islets in an immunoprotective barrier, thus enabling their transplantation into diabetic patients whose own islets have been destroyed by their immune system.
Even without the mutation typical of aggressive monoclonal lymphoma, these B-cells proliferated wildly.
Last summer, the fungus Entomophaga maimaiga, which efficiently checks gypsy moths in its native Japan, unexpectedly proliferated in the northeastern United States.
After 20 days, the researchers counted the number of lung tumors that had developed in these mice, a measure of how aggressively the injected cells proliferated and migrated to distant body sites.
The OECD is a bi-lateral trade commission now addressing a variety of trade issues that have arisen as global e-commerce has proliferated.
Although not malignant, the cells proliferated in the same manner as benign tumors, Sager says.
Serving customers in 12 countries IntelliSense's products have proliferated in the telecommunication, aerospace, semiconductor, and biomedical industries.
Over the past 18 months, the company has made significant progress in developing proliferated adult human insulin-producing cells to overcome the obstacle of unlimited islet cell supply for the countless number of diabetic patients who could benefit from VDI's islet transplant procedure.