Example sentences for: decrease

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  • Treatment of LNCaP cells with an RXR agonist also caused an increase in G1 cells and a decrease in S phase cells [ 33 ] , suggesting that cell cycle kinetics are involved in the effects of RA/RAR signaling.

  • A similar decrease in relative treatment effect has been noted in some trials [ 1, 8] but not others [ 17, 18, 19].

  • The Physicians' Health Study found no significant reduction in the relative risk of developing colorectal cancer in individuals consuming 325 mg of aspirin every other day for 5 years [ 46 ] . The Nurses' Health Study reported that a significant decrease in risk was only seen in women who took aspirin on a regular basis for 10 or more years [ 13 ] . Whether this simple explanation accounts for the difference in results reported here and by Mahmoud et al . [ 9 ] does not seem likely.

  • There are numerous techniques and devices that can help patients to increase their exposure to safe and pleasant external sounds in order to decrease their awareness of tinnitus.

  • The authors reported that increased consumption of high-fat meats was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, whereas increased consumption of fruits and vegetables was associated with a non-significant but consistent decrease in risk of breast cancer.

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