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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 inventive method involves the use of a pituitary tumor transforming gene (PTTG)2 peptide, which has the ability to regulate endogenous PTTG1 expression and/or function in a dominant negative manner.
The Venezuelan Endogenous Paper Industry (Invepal) is an enormous paper factory recently expropriated by the government after a hard fought battle by 350 paper workers.
Neurotransmitters, such as endogenous opiates, may regulate feeding behavior.
We investigated whether the animal exhibits other endogenous rhythms, and if so, whether they are coordinated with the rhythm of visual sensitivity.
1) The foreign body, which acts as the nucleus for encrustation, can be either endogenous or exogenous.