Dictionary » A » Activate



1. To render activity.

2. To become active.

3. (Science: chemistry) to convert (a compound, as a provitamin or enzyme) into an active form or different compound, especially. Into one that has a particular biological action (for example ergosterol by irradiation to vitamin D2 for use in treating rickets).

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

compel long-lasting adore

... well prepared. These kinds of consumers are loving beastly on the discharge of higher teaching or conceivably knowledge. I would like to activate this out of the ordinary in compensation your know-how ogrodzenia betonowe everyone is struggling to carry unchanging celebrate associations. ...

See entire post
by Heordwfbfda
Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:14 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Detect influenza in saliva
Replies: 14
Views: 22391

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... a growth factor receptor blocker / inhibitor drug which partially binds to target cell growth factor receptors, not bound accurately enough to activate the cell growth factor receptor function, but sufficiently bound to block growth factor binding to the growth factor receptors. Whatever the ...

See entire post
by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 19589

cAMP 2nd Messenger Pathway and Experiments

... the protein extract from the cyc+ cells was treated to inactiate adenylyl cyclase activity only. This adenylyl cyclase activity was definitely inactivated. Stimulating hormone, ATP, GTP, and Mg2+ were included in mixture. Mixture was: cell membranes from the cyc- cells, protein extracts from ...

See entire post
by mkay28
Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:43 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cAMP 2nd Messenger Pathway and Experiments
Replies: 2
Views: 3531

Re: Locus specificity and ERVs - Q from a creationist

... of evolution. When they insert into host genome, they can alter host genes located at and around the insertion point - they can disrupt genes, activate genes, alter gene expression.

See entire post
by Cat
Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:08 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Locus specificity and ERVs - Q from a creationist
Replies: 5
Views: 4321

Fail to see under physiological stimulation

activate Src in sense of expression or phosphorylation? Can you check the Src is expressed in the first place?

See entire post
by JackBean
Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Fail to see under physiological stimulation
Replies: 6
Views: 2729
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 3,139 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link