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- n. Plural form of upregulation.
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It is likely that retinal degeneration leads to upregulations of certain chemokines, which promote MSCs to home into the eye.
A recent study by Hauk and colleagues  showed that intravitreal injection of toll-like receptor 2 agonist Pam3Cys (caused lens injury) can induce glial activation and upregulations of GFAP and CNTF, which significantly stimulated retinal ganglion cell axon regeneration into the injured optic nerve.