TUNEL


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TUNEL

(tun'el),
Acronym for terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase-mediated dUTP-biotin end labeling of fragmented DNA; this method uses immunohistochemistry to identify DNA fragmentation in nuclei of cells undergoing apoptosis.
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Even the most passive of readers will notice the peculiar way in which many words, phrases, and sentences are expressed in El tunel. Nearly every page contains italicized segments, and on several occasions capital letters are used where they are neither necessary nor appropriate.
El sindrome de tunel carpiano es considerado una entidad clinica caracterizada por la compresion o atrapamiento del nervio mediano al paso a traves del compartimiento del carpo, lo que da como resultado una isquemia local.
* En noviembre presento una nueva BCR por SAMS con foco en el cateter, con sintomatologia evidente de infeccion del tunel que se trato con Vancomicina y Gentamicina, observandose una buena evolucion, aunque la zona que rodeaba el OSC comenzo a presentar enrojecimiento, sequedad, descamacion (Figura 1).
According to AO, TUNEL and CMA3 staining, there was a significant difference between the three groups.
To confirm the protective effects of the p-ERK1/2 inhibitor against light-induced photoreceptor degeneration, we used a TUNEL assay and caspase 3 levels to evaluate photoreceptor apoptosis and the activation of the apoptotic signaling pathway.
We found that [H.sub.2][O.sub.2]-induced CM death was abrogated by ntMSCs as determined by Annexin V surface expression (Figure 1(g)) and TUNEL staining, and the greatest amount of cytoprotection was noted when ntMSCs were in direct contact with CMs (Figures 1(h) and 1(i)).