mitogenic
adjective see mitogen

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mitogenic — Causing mitosis or transformation. * * * mi·to·gen·ic jen ik adj of, producing, or stimulating mitosis <mitogenic activity> <mitogenic agents> mi·to·ge·nic·i·ty jə nis ət ē n, pl ties * * * mi·to·gen·ic (mi″to jenґik) causing or …   Medical dictionary

  • mitogenic — Causing re entry of cells into the cell cycle, not just into mitosis …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • mitogenic — See mitogen. * * * …   Universalium

  • mitogenic — adjective a) of, or related to a mitogen b) causing mitosis …   Wiktionary

  • mitogenic — causing cell division Causation and Formation …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • mitogenic — mi·to·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • mitogenic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • mitogenic factor — lymphocyte mitogenic f …   Medical dictionary

  • lymphocyte mitogenic factor — (LMF), lymphocyte transforming factor (LTF) a nondialyzable heat stable macromolecule, mol. wt. approximately 20,000–30,000, released by lymphocytes stimulated by specific antigen, that causes nonstimulated lymphocytes to undergo blast… …   Medical dictionary

  • mitogen — mitogenic /muy teuh jen ik/, adj. /muy teuh jeuhn, jen /, n. Biol. any substance or agent that stimulates mitotic cell division. [1950 55; MITO(SIS) + GEN] * * * …   Universalium

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