Example sentences for: adult

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  • Thus, BMPs 6, 7, and 60A stimulate dendritic growth in cultured sympathetic neurons derived from either perinatal or adult ganglia in the absence of effects on cell survival or axonal growth [ 15 16 17 ] . BMP-7 has also been shown to enhance dendritic growth in hippocampal, cortical and spinal motor neurons [ 18 19 20 ] .

  • The testes of two untreated, adult male C57BL/6 mice were harvested concurrently.

  • Injured adult DRG neurons do not die after axonal injury [ 15 ] as a result of the upregulation of cell survival factors such as the small heat shock protein HSP27 [ 16 ] . We now find several genes that could have a survival-promoting role, including the peripheral benzodiazepine receptor, whose agonists are potent antiapoptotic compounds [ 17 ] , GADD45A, which maintains genomic stability and appears to be anti-apoptotic in neurons after ischemic damage [ 18 ] , metallothionein 1L, which is a free radical scavenger [ 19 ] , GTP cyclohydrolase 1, which is obligatory for the actions of NGF on PC12 cells [ 20 ] , and IES-JE (MCP-1) which attracts macrophages, which in turn have been reported to have a role in neuronal survival [ 21 ] .

  • Three adult participants did not have valid flow cytometry results available, leaving 61 adults and six infants for analysis.

  • [ 20 21 ] Surprisingly, one cohort study found that some older adult travellers tolerate mefloquine better than younger adults.

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