Example sentences for: impairs

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

  • Smoking also enhances platelet aggregation, impairs lipoprotein metabolism, depresses high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, and reduces distensibility of vessel walls [3,4].

  • Previous studies by others had shown that the ectopic expression of PTEN in anchorage-independent tumor cells greatly reduced their ability to grow in soft agar [ 4 5 6 ] . In this latter situation, however, the forced expression of ectopic PTEN effectively impairs cellular proliferation in general, even under two-dimensional culture conditions where the cells are attached to substratum [ 4 6 7 8 9 10 18 33 44 ] . It was therefore difficult to discern from these experiments how effectively and selectively PTEN participates in anchorage-dependent growth control.

  • (2) Consumption of alcoholic beverages impairs your ability to drive a car or operate machinery, and may cause health problems.

  • Pretreatment with CAP impairs gp120 binding to coreceptors

  • Constitutive ectopic expression of TAF II135 impairs F9 cell primitive endoderm differentiation

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