Example sentences for: activates

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  • All of these observations are consistent with the idea that upon exposure to T-RA there is an early transcriptional response in which a RARγ2/RXR heterodimer activates genes required for differentiation.

  • One of the known targets for EIN3 is the ERF1 transcription factor, which activates several genes involved in a subset of ethylene responses.

  • Previous studies have demonstrated that acute endotoxemia activates peripheral blood neutrophils to release prostaglandins [ 17 ] . These lipid mediators are produced during inflammatory reactions largely via the enzyme COX-2 [ 18 ] . We found that COX-2 mRNA was markedly upregulated (40-400 fold) in adherent vascular lung neutrophils following endotoxin treatment of the animals (Fig.

  • Apoptosis is an active process, and it is induced by p53, which inhibits cell growth and activates and represses gene transcription [ 19].

  • Toll and Tube are members of a signal transduction pathway that activates the Rel transcription factor Dorsal and is involved in developmental patterning and in the adult immune response.

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