stress genes

stress genes

A general term for genes that are induced to transcribe following exposure to DNA-damaging agents such as radiation or the action of oxygen free radicals.
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These cascades target the proteins carrying the function of cellular protection and also target the transcriptional factors which regulate stress genes (Fig.
The expression of salt stress genes was investigated by semi-quantitative RT-PCR.
Polymorphisms in the oxidative stress genes, superoxide dismutase, glutathione peroxidase and catalase and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Figure 6 illustrates the increase in protein expression of the heat stress genes and proteins thus providing a confirmation of the potential of AGN extract in protecting the cell from heat stress.
Once activated, the transcription factor induces a suite of stress genes (collectively represented by G) to counteract changes in the controlled variable brought about by the cellular stressor (S).
They will fuel a deep pipeline for stacking , which is the combination of yield and stress genes to achieve the maximum yield advantage for the farmer.
Transcriptional response of stress genes to metal exposure in zebra mussel larvae and adults.
Most of the genetic changes following exercise in the soleus muscles were from the following gene families; stress genes (Knight, 1999; McKenzie and Goldfarb, 2007; Sen, 1994), cell cycle genes (Mahoney et al.
The diet also increased the number of macrophages, cells associated with inflammation in the colon, as well as several proteins such as myeloperoxidase and MCP-1 and colonic oxidative stress genes associated with inflammation.
These include disease-resistance genes, insect-resistance genes, and quality and environmental stress genes.
So far, researchers in the United States and abroad have identified markers for disease-resistance genes, insect-resistance genes, and quality and environmental stress genes in wheat that can be applied to wheat breeding programs.
Oxidative Stress - GeneLink's proprietary test for the assessment of oxidative stress genes is used to genetically predict an individual's risk for aging.