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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of up-regulate.


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  • One gene will make a product that binds to and hence down-regulates another gene, which is then prevented from making a product that up-regulates another ¦ and so on.

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  • Donny was then informed through his doctor that Protandim reduces oxidative stress and activates Nrf2, which up-regulates positive genes that are often called survival genes, and down-regulates negative factors, such as inflammation.

  • Hence it is the primary or main Moderate physical activity releases beta objective of physical exercise useful in management of endorphin, up-regulates insulin receptors useful in emotional and intellectual stressors. regulation of blood sugar and improves the performance.

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  • G, Duplan E, Boyer N, Vigne P, Frelin C (2003) Hypoxia up-regulates prolyl hydroxylase activity: a feedback mechanism that limits HIF-1 responses during reoxygenation.

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  • Deng T, Shan S, Li PP, Shen ZF, Lu XP, et al. (2006) Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-a transcriptionally up-regulates hormone-sensitive lipase via the involvement of specificity protein-1.

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  • RS, Bonello S, Zahringer C, Schmidt S, Hess J, et al. (2007) Hypoxia up-regulates hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha transcription by involving phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase and nuclear factor kappaB in pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells.

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  • Hultner L, Kolsch S, Stassen M, Kaspers U, Kremer JP, et al. (2000) In activated mast cells, IL-1 up-regulates the production of several Th2-related cytokines including IL-9.

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  • Finally, resveratrol also inhibits Resveratrol is a molecule that occurs in nature in two unfavourable cellular proliferation and up-regulates forms or as mirror-images, namely the trans and cis apoptosis or programmed cell death. forms.

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  • Mattson MP de Cabo R. Calorie restriction, 61 What We Eat in America, NHANES 2001-2002, 1 day, individuals 1+ years, up-regulates the plasma membrane redox system in brain cells and suppresses excluding breast-fed children and pregnant or lactating females. oxidative stress during aging.

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  • This mechanism has been shown to be important in the immune system's response to tuberculosis; TLR stimulation of human macrophages up-regulates the expression of VDRs and induces the enzyme

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