Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A synthetic cytokinin that promotes cell division in plants and is used in some cosmetics.

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  • noun biochemistry A tricyclic heterocyclic plant hormone that promotes cell division

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Examples

  • The two studies showing that kinetin affects cell differentiation in keratinocytes and fibroblasts were done in vitro.

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  • In comparison, hardly any comparable research backs up the notion that kinetin works in the same way.

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  • In comparison, hardly any comparable research backs up the notion that kinetin works in the same way.

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  • The Claim: Like kinetin, a plant growth factor, these human or bioengineered versions claim to do the same thing: slow the aging process in the skin and trigger cell proliferation.

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  • Studies have not shown that kinetin causes an elongation of the life span of collagen, but an improvement of its overall health.

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  • The two studies showing that kinetin affects cell differentiation in keratinocytes and fibroblasts were done in vitro.

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  • Along the same lines as kinetin, which has a plant growth factor, these may work as well as biotech versions.

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  • Studies have not shown that kinetin causes an elongation of the life span of collagen, but an improvement of its overall health.

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  • The Claim: Like kinetin, a plant growth factor, these human or bioengineered versions claim to do the same thing: slow the aging process in the skin and trigger cell proliferation.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • Along the same lines as kinetin, which has a plant growth factor, these may work as well as biotech versions.

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