Example sentences for: affects

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  • In previously studied genetic backgrounds, homozygosity for D2 alleles of both isa and ipd results in iris atrophy that severely affects both the iris stroma and iris pigment epithelium, leading to a severely atrophic and largely transparent iris in old mice [ 11, 12].

  • Influenza/ILI adversely affects individuals with a variety of chronic underlying conditions, supporting the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Immunization recommendations for influenza immunization [ 15 ] . Unlike other studies that have evaluated the cost-effectiveness of influenza immunization [ 13 14 15 16 ] , our data quantify a major cost impact of ILI and influenza/ILI in a large population (over 6200 patients) with wide-variation in ages and health status.

  • It remains to be determined how much this adversely affects the HIV-specific immune response, and whether an immune response generated by vaccination before any HIV replication (a prophylactic vaccine) might be better able to control virus replication.

  • Behçet's disease is an autoimmune disorder characterized by a systemic vasculitis that affects the joints, all sizes and types of blood vessels, the lungs, the central nervous system, and the gastrointestinal tract [ 38 ] . There is evidence for linkage with markers spanning nearly 28 Mb of 6p with JA04 in the middle [ 18 ] . Candidate genes for Behçet's would include those expressed in lymphocytes or perhaps bone marrow such as AP3 and FLJ12671 and other immune related genes such as TRAF and RU2AS.

  • The difficulty, according to Allen Brain Institute scientific advisor David Anderson, a neuroscientist at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California, is in understanding how a gene mutation affects behavior.

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