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The protoplasm enclosed by the plasma membrane of cell, excluding the nucleus in eukaryotic cells and cellular DNA in prokaryotic cells.

cy′to·plas′mic (-plăz′mĭk) adj.
cy′to·plas′mi·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.cytoplasmic - of or relating to cytoplasm
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Through IVM, oocytes undergo through a sequence of cytoplasmic changes prior to the resumption of nuclear maturation which affects competence of the resulting embryo (Ferreira et al., 2009).
80% cells were blasts, morphologically similar to peripheral smear blasts with high nuclear to cytoplasmic ratio, scanty to moderate cytoplasm and inconspicuous nucleoli.
There are four cytoplasmic tyrosine kinases which are Jak 1, Jak 2, Jak 3 and TYK 2.
The ICAP classification identifies three major fluorescence patterns; nuclear (true ANA), cytoplasmic, and mitotic.
After progressive cooling in citrate and washing in phosphate buffered saline (PBS) containing 0.1 % Triton X100[R] to further permeabilize the cytoplasmic membrane, the slides were incubated in normal blocking reagent (Millipore, Temecula, Ca, USA) for 120 min to block non-specific binding sites.
Other topics include diffuse-interface capturing methods for compressible two-phase flows, slamming: recent developments in evaluating impact pressures, intracellular fluid mechanics: coupling cytoplasmic flow with active cytoskeletal gel, the sound of flow over rigid walls, and supersonic combustion in air-breathing propulsion systems for hypersonic flight.
There are conflicting data to date on the causal relationship between idiopathic interstitial pneumonia (IIP) and antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA), since they are often observed simultaneously.
Objective: To explore clinical and laboratory features, therapy and outcome of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) associated vasculitis (AAV) patients from our tertiary care center.
A study at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, has revealed new information about how the biomarkers retinoblastoma protein (Rb) and cytoplasmic cyclin E could indicate which patients will respond best to current first-line therapies.
Thus, it is not unexpected that an aberrant overexpression of HuR has been repeatedly associated with malignant transformation and increased nuclear and/or cytoplasmic HuR expression is correlated with patient prognosis in a significant number of human malignancies, such as lung adenocarcinoma, gallbladder carcinoma, urothelial carcinoma, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, and colon cancer [11].
Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody- (ANCA-) associated vasculitis (AAV) generally occurs in middle-aged and older adults, and AAV patients manifest heterogeneous symptoms, such as fever, weight loss, myalgia, skin vasculitis, and sinonasal involvement.