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en·dog·e·nous

 (ĕn-dŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Originating internally.
2. Originating or produced within an organism, tissue, or cell: endogenous hormones.

en·dog′e·nous·ly adv.
en·dog′e·ny n.

endogenous

(ɛnˈdɒdʒɪnəs)
adj
1. (Biology) biology developing or originating within an organism or part of an organism: endogenous rhythms.
2. having no apparent external cause: endogenous depression.
enˈdogenously adv
enˈdogeny n

en•dog•e•nous

(ɛnˈdɒdʒ ə nəs)

also en•do•gen•ic

(ˌɛn doʊˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
1. originating, developing, or proceeding from within.
2. of or pertaining to anabolic metabolism within cells.
[1825–35]
en`do•ge•nic′i•ty (-dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti) n.
en•dog′e•nous•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.endogenous - of or resembling an endogen
2.endogenous - derived or originating internally
exogenic, exogenous - derived or originating externally
Translations

endogenous

[ˌenˈdɒdʒɪnəs] ADJendógeno

en·dog·e·nous

, endogenic
a. endógeno-a, que ocurre debido a factores internos del organismo.
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The ATTD of P is corrected by the basal endogenous loss (BEL) of P from pigs fed a P-free diet to calculate the STTD of P (Kim et al.
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2 to be acquired tandem mass spectrometers (LS / MS / MS systems) associated with PC, there will be either quantitation of drugs of abuse in the urine and with the quantification of 1,25 hydroxyvitamin D, steroid hormones and other endogenous components in urine and plasma.
He introduces the principles of toxicology at the molecular, cellular, and organism levels, and the most important food-borne toxicants, such as endogenous plant toxicants; geochemical pollutants that plants absorb from the soil; environmental pollutants; mycotoxins; animal endogenous poisons; toxicants from aquatic animals; pesticide residues; veterinary drugs and feed additives; toxicants formed during processing, storage, and digestion; food additives; and vitamins.
Its gastroprotective mechanism in ethanol-induced ulcer were partly due to intensification in the endogenous production of nitric oxide, an antioxidant effect by replenishing depletion of endogenous nonprotein sulfhydryls and attenuation of tumor necrosis factor-a increase, whereas in indomethacin ulcer, it is partly due to a reduction in the plasma level of leukotriene B(4).
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the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) has established a Cushing's Syndrome Patient Assistance Program for patients with endogenous Cushing's syndrome who need financial assistance with certain costs related to their medical diagnosis and/or care.
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Pulmonary, pediatric, and other specialists from the US and Germany discuss lung structure and function and their correlation with endogenous lung stem cells; the different sources of adult mesenchymal stem cells, the issue of cell differentiation into alveolar epithelial cells, and implications for future cell therapies in the lung; the implications of mobilization and recruitment of progenitor, endothelial, and epithelial cells; the role of fibrocytes; the different proteins that form the extracellular matrix and how each can induce differentiation of stem cells; the effect of exercise on these cells; and clinical applications in acute lung injury.
To parsimoniously assess the uncertainty inherent to IT offshoring our proposed framework distinguishes between endogenous and exogenous uncertainties in relation to the IT offshoring decision.
They found that sleep restriction did not affect basal levels of glucose, nonesterified fatty acids, insulin, or endogenous glucose production.