Example sentences for: paucity

How can you use “paucity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Referring to the paucity of U.S.-grown bananas, former U.S.

  • Kudos for the film's Gogolesque characters and Dostoyevskian nihilism; laments about the general paucity of foreign films in America.

  • Recent data suggest that in the developing nervous system, signaling by at least BMPs 2, 4 and 7 is determined by the spatiotemporal expression patterns of BMPs and their receptors, and by relative levels of the soluble BMP antagonists such as follistatin and noggin that directly bind BMPs in the extracellular compartment and prevent functional receptor/ligand interaction [ 1 24 25 26 27 28 ] . The extent to which these factors may regulate BMP-5 signaling is difficult to determine because of the paucity of data regarding either antagonism of BMP-5 signaling by follistatin and noggin or the interaction between known BMP receptors and BMP-5.

  • In a commentary on the original study, Geschwind [ 25] sought explanations for the apparent paucity of region-specific and strain-specific gene expression.

  • We used females in an effort to remedy the paucity of FAS-related data collected on female rodents.

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