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Age Factors definition: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
Antibodies, Antinuclear definition: Autoantibodies directed against various nuclear antigens including DNA, RNA, histones, acidic nuclear proteins, or complexes of these molecular elements. Antinuclear antibodies are found in systemic autoimmune diseases including systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren's syndrome, scleroderma, polymyositis, and mixed connective tissue disease.
antinuclear autoantibody definition: autoimmune, pathological antibodies against histones, DNA, nuclear RNA, or other components of the cell nucleus.
Antinuclear Antibody definition: An autoimmune antibody that is directed against structures within the nucleus of the cell.
Biological Factors definition: Endogenously-synthesized compounds that may influence biological phenomena or represent quantifiable biomarkers. Biological factors are a variety of extracellular substances that are not otherwise classified under ENZYMES; HORMONES or HORMONE ANTAGONISTS
Blood Coagulation Factors definition: Endogenous substances, usually proteins, that are involved in the blood coagulation process.
clotting factor definition: class of endogenous substances, usually proteins, that are involved in the blood coagulation process.
Coagulation Factor definition: Factors in the blood that are essential for blood coagulation. The absence or mutation of these factors can lead to hemophilia and blood clotting disorders.
Chemotactic Factors definition: Chemical substances that attract or repel cells. The concept denotes especially those factors released as a result of tissue injury, microbial invasion, or immunologic activity, that attract LEUKOCYTES; MACROPHAGES; or other cells to the site of infection or insult.
chemoattractant definition: any chemotactic factor that induces positive chemotaxis.
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Fibroblast growth factors

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Modulation of carcinogenesis by dietary factors

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The AP-2 family of transcription factors

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Factors influencing susceptibility to metals.

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A relational database of transcription factors.

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Interstitial fibrosis and growth factors.

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Prognostic factors in prostate cancer

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