Example sentences for: deleterious

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

  • Recombination in natural populations allows alleles that may be deleterious in one genetic background to be reassessed in a different genetic context.

  • However, canalization also reduces the effects of new mutations (which may be deleterious), potentially allowing individuals to store this genetic variation without suffering the consequences.

  • 3. The use of 'renal-dose dopamine' has not been substantiated to improve outcome in human studies and may prove to be deleterious in certain clinical settings.

  • US analysts fear that the plan is economically unfeasible, and deleterious to the stability of the region: South Korea could export the technology to countries who would use it to launch weapons, and fears that South Korea might use the rocket to deploy their own weapons could set off an arms race in northeast Asia.

  • The plasminogen activators, tissue type and urokinase type, have been reported to be both deleterious in inflammation, owing to the proteolysis of tissue proteins, and beneficial because of fibrinolytic activity [ 26 ] . The presence of both increased urokinase and plasmin inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis synovial tissue suggests a complex role for urokinase in this disease [ 27 28 29 ] that seems pertinent to our finding of urokinase-generated mactinin in the arthritis fluid samples.

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