Example sentences for: anchorage

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

  • Similar to our findings with ovarian carcinoma cells, accelerated growth, anchorage independence and tumorigenicity is associated with BRCA1 antisense introduction into mouse NIH3T3 cells [ 50].

  • -- Fred Fulgencio, head of Anchorage's community work service program

  • Therefore, the BRCA1 antisense subclones were also studied for anchorage independent growth in a semisoft agar medium with and without supplemented estrogen.

  • -- Herb Berkowitz Anchorage, Alaska

  • Ioannidis doesn't define “findings,” but it seems important to attempt to separate data (“in this study 5% of people examined who lived in San Francisco from 1965–1970 developed lung cancer compared with 20% of people studied who lived in Anchorage”) from conclusions (“lung cancer rates are higher in Anchorage than San Francisco”) and hypotheses (“cold weather exacerbates the consequences of smoking”).

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