endogenous

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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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6) The association of the arginine and calcium carbonate in situ provides an alkaline environment which encourages endogenous calcium and phosphate ions to deposit and occlude the dentin tubules.
Further results by Vyleta and Jonas show that due to loose coupling, fast endogenous calcium buffers in the synapse can act as a brake on transmission, controlling how likely the initial release of neurotransmitter is.
Some authors suggest a coincidence, however, most maintain that increased endogenous calcium, growth factors, epithelial growth factors, and goitrogenic factors may play a role 18,181.