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  • epithelial
  • The epithelial surface of the eye and its specialized glandular infoldings produce the components of tear film, which include water, antimicrobial agents, cytokines, lipids, mucins, and trefoil factor (TFF) family proteins. (arvojournals.org)
  • genetic
  • Non-modifiable risk factors, such as gender, age, and genetic inheritance, also contribute to the occurrence of these diseases. (scielo.br)
  • To elucidate the mechanisms responsible for cytoprotective effects of TNF receptor-activated factor 2 (TRAF2) in the heart, we employed genetic gain- and loss-of-function studies ex vivo and in vivo in mice with cardiac-restricted overexpression of TRAF2 (Myh6-TRAF2LC). (jci.org)
  • Just as health comprises a variety of physical and mental states, so do disease and disability, which are affected by environmental factors, genetic predisposition, disease agents, and lifestyle choices. (wikipedia.org)
  • substances
  • An SPF of 8 is measured in the experiment applying the UV filters topically, whereas this value increases by a factor of 10 if the same amount of filter substances is distributed homogeneously in solution inside the optical cell. (spiedigitallibrary.org)
  • Cells
  • Goblet cells of the conjunctival epithelium synthesize and secrete TFF1 (Trefoil factor 1), a small protease-resistant peptide that, together with mucins, is responsible for the rheologic properties of the tear film. (arvojournals.org)
  • Prevention by nerve growth factor (NGF) of apoptotic death in neural cells has been variously ascribed to binding of NGF to its low-affinity (p75) or high-affinity (trkA) receptor or to a cooperative interaction between the two. (jneurosci.org)
  • risk
  • Some studies have been indicating the severity of risk factors for these diseases in that state 7 - 10 . (scielo.br)
  • It is recommended that adults and children aim to visit their doctor for regular check-ups, even if they feel healthy, to perform disease screening, identify risk factors for disease, discuss tips for a healthy and balanced lifestyle, stay up to date with immunizations and boosters, and maintain a good relationship with a healthcare provider. (wikipedia.org)
  • The next step is to attain knowledge and skill on controlling the risk factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • measure
  • This is because while SPF is a measure of protection against mainly UVB light (and the factor was labeled "UVB SPF" in the past), the SPF number does not give a clear measure of the protection against the slightly longer wavelength of UVA. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • methods
  • The results of measurements forced to pay more attention to the technical methods of protection (sealing, ventilation, automation, changing technology, and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Last year's DNC hack that took over via the Gmail account of campaign chairman John Podesta provided a clear example of how important added protections are, but many people don't take advantage because they can seem complicated to setup. (yahoo.com)
  • system
  • k-factor calculator Calculate k-factor for a set of fittings, bends, valves etc. in a piping system. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can run constantly, providing protection against viruses and malicious websites but slowing the system to some extent, or do a system scan. (wikipedia.org)
  • offer
  • Nevertheless, it should be noted that basic RPE does not offer ample protection from the negative effects of isocyanates in human tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • Colorescience calls itself a premium "all-in-one" suncare company, and they've combined makeup sun protection, makeup powdering and on-the-go summer life in one convenient package. (makeupandbeautyblog.com)
  • human
  • Endothelium-derived relaxing factor and protection against contractions induced by histamine and serotonin in the human internal mammary artery and in the saphenous vein. (ahajournals.org)
  • We investigated the release of endothelium-derived relaxing factor (EDRF) in response to serotonin and histamine in the human internal mammary artery and saphenous vein. (ahajournals.org)
  • process
  • According to a description of the invention, released by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office: "The present invention relates to a process for improving the sun protection factor of cellulosic fibre materials and blends thereof, which comprises treating the cellulosic fibre materials with at least fluorescent whitening agent and preferably additionally at least one reactive ultraviolet absorber. (highbeam.com)
  • systems
  • It doesn't sound like two-factor systems with codes or push notifications are going away for everyone, however, since this is intended for "corporate executives, politicians and others with heightened security concerns. (yahoo.com)
  • current
  • According to Bloomberg , Google is close to rolling out a hardware replacement for current 2-factor authentication setups. (yahoo.com)
  • Role
  • Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae infections in pigs: the role of virulence factors in pathogenesis and protection. (ugent.be)
  • Haesebrouck F, Chiers K, Van Overbeke I, Ducatelle R. Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae infections in pigs: the role of virulence factors in pathogenesis and protection. (ugent.be)
  • similar
  • The report describes an "Advanced Protection Program" that replaces two-factor codes with a pair of physical keys, presumably similar to items like a Yubikey . (yahoo.com)
  • Environmental Protec
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. (epa.gov)
  • Around the country a comprehensive initiative, which includes mandatory carbon emissions reporting has been introduced by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the intention of controlling carbon dioxide (CO2) and greenhouse gases (GHGs) that have an effect on global climate change. (adda-enterprises.com)
  • The U.S. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), working in cooperation with many international governments, reiterate a common message related to the dangers of carbon emissions. (adda-enterprises.com)
  • immune
  • Other risk factors include smoking, a weak immune system, birth control pills, starting sex at a young age, and having many sexual partners, but these are less important. (wikipedia.org)
  • Huntress encouraged Green Lantern to resist the pollen, and Steel's suit's data-protection immune systems protected him from the pollen's effects (Although Steel still pretended that the pollen had affected him in order to wait for the right moment to figure out what he should attack in order to do the most damage). (wikipedia.org)
  • Biology
  • 1979-2013-Opposed the dissertation of authors of dissertation from Moldova, Bashkiria, Dagestan and Azerbaijan on soilscience, ecology, biology, melioration, geography specialties on Council for protection of doctoral dissertations of Institute of Soilscience and Agrochemistry of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • Whether that means proceeding with assistance such as intrauterine insemination (IUI) or in-vitro fertilization (IVF), or investigating the cause of the male factor impacting fertility and treating it medically or surgically when the causes are treatable, patients get to choose after being thoroughly informed. (austinfertility.com)
  • The long trips, strange situations, lack of mobility, close quarters, exposure to temperature extremes, and crowding in with unfamiliar animals are all factors that cause stress and harm. (britannica.com)
  • damage
  • Khan Z, Rho H, Hung SH, Firrincieli A, Luna M, Masciarelli O, Kim S-H, Doty SL (2016) Increased drought tolerance of hybrid poplar by inoculation with endophyte consortia: Biomass gains, reduced water loss and oxidative damage protection. (washington.edu)