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wild type

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The typical form of an organism, strain, gene, or characteristic as it occurs in nature, as distinguished from mutant forms.

wild type

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(Biology) biology the typical form of a species of organism resulting from breeding under natural conditions

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n.
1. an organism having an appearance that is characteristic of the species in a natural breeding population.
2. the form or forms of a gene commonly occurring in nature in a given species.
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M2 PHARMA-December 8, 2017-H3 Biomedicine Preclinical Studies Show Selective Estrogen Receptor Covalent Antagonist Inactivates Wild-type and Mutant Estrogen Receptor Alphas
In YFV-endemic regions, it is essential to distinguish between YF-VAAE and wild-type YFV infection (10).
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental Biologics License Application for United States-based Amgen's (NASDAQ: AMGN) Vectibix for patients with wild-type RAS (defined as wild-type in both KRAS and NRAS as determined by an FDA-approved test for this use) metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC), it was reported yesterday.
Multiple retrospective clinical analyses correlate the presence of IDH1 mutation in GBM with good prognostic outcomes compared to wild-type IDH1.
Because ctDNA can be present at levels as low as 1 mutant copy per 10 000 wild-type copies during initial or residual stages of the disease (1, 3-4), or in cancers affecting the central nervous system (26), conventional PCR-based methods do not offer enough analytical sensitivity (27-29).
1% for patients treated,with Erbitux plus FOLFOX,31% decrease in risk of disease progression and 24% decrease in,risk of death was achieved with addition of Erbitux to FOLFOX,First prospective study to evaluate Erbitux in RAS wild-type patients.
In a first published report of its kind on the subject, the study found that metastatic colorectal cancer patients with wild-type Kirsten Ras (KRAS) gene will likely have better survival rate upon receiving anti-epithelial growth factor receptors (EGFR) targeted therapy.
Typhi mutant strains were derived from a wild-type strain of a local isolate from an acute fever typhoid patient (acute strain) and from Ty21a vaccine strain (ATCC, USA).
Materials and Methods: Wild-type and SPAK knockout mice were randomly given with vehicle (saline) or Escherichia coli lipopolysaccharide (LPS, 50 mg/kg) and monitored for 24 h.
The new strains were then compared with the original Sabin vaccine strain and the wild-type strain currently used to produce inactivated vaccine.
Nivolumab, a programmed death receptor-1 (PD-1) blocking antibody, has been approved as a single agent for the first-line treatment of patients with BRAF V600 wild-type unresectable or metastatic melanoma, the manufacturer has announced.
Consistent with microbicidal function of MPO, the MPO deficient mice were more likely than the wild-type mice to be infected or die from infection employing various models, suggesting that the MPO-dependent oxidative system is important for host defense against fungi and bacteria [5, 6, 9].