inclusion body


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inclusion body

n.
An abnormal structure in a cell nucleus or cytoplasm having characteristic staining properties and usually composed of protein, occurring primarily in infectious diseases, especially viral infections such as rabies.

inclusion body

n
(Pathology) pathol any of the small particles found in the nucleus and cytoplasm of cells infected with certain viruses
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Noun1.inclusion body - any small intracellular body found within another (characteristic of certain diseases); "an inclusion in the cytoplasm of the cell"
body - an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects; "heavenly body"
plasmid, plasmid DNA - a small cellular inclusion consisting of a ring of DNA that is not in a chromosome but is capable of autonomous replication
cancer body, Russell's body - an inclusion body found in plasma cells in cases of cancer
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Based on the obtained results, almost all of the recombinant hGH was expressed in the cytoplasm as inclusion body even in the presence of L-asparaginase II signal sequence, which indicates no efficient role for this signal peptide in the hGH protein secretion in E.
Inclusion body myopathy associated with Paget disease of bone and frontotemporal dementia is caused by mutant valosin-containing protein.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
In patients with neuromuscular disorders such as inclusion body myositis, persistent cTnT and CK-MB increases without cTnl increases have been reported (2, 3).
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
Among these manifestations, the egg drop syndrome in layers and Inclusion body hepatitis along with hydropericardium syndrome (IBH-HPS) in broilers (Grgic et al.
The 3 most common autoimmune myopathies--polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and inclusion body myositis--have a combined prevalence of approximately 10:100,000.
The patient expired approximately two weeks after his diagnosis of inclusion body myositis.
The virus was isolated from an outbreak of inclusion body hepatitis hydropericardium syndrome which was confirmed through PCR and nucleotide sequence and submitted to GenBank with Accession No.
Overexpressed protein often accumulates as inclusion body aggregates, which require purification, solubilization and subsequent refolding and purification of the protein.
Diagnosed with Inclusion body myositis (IBM) six years ago he fought the good fight and made the best of each day.
His remarks were brought back into focus after his appointment to the FA inclusion body, although Johnson said last week that his views had changed.