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Cell growth

Definition

noun

(1) The increase in cytoplasmic volume, as in cell development and cell reproduction.

(2) The increase in size or population of cells, as in mitosis.


Supplement

When used to describe the growth of cell populations, cell growth refers to the growth and division of the "mother cell" into two "daughter cells".


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Re: MEG-01 cell line cultivation Problem!!!

... MEG 01. I defrost them 3 days ago and they are with many fragments suspended in media with some attached cells. I did not notice an obvious in growth until today. This is the first time I work with MEG 01. How could I differentiate If my cells are dying or this is normal.

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Fri Oct 03, 2014 9:11 am
 
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... body (e.g. making fingers on fetus), that process requires programmed cell death. The mammalian cells require growth hormones and other signals to proliferate and live. If they lack them, or they receive ...

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by JackBean
Thu Nov 28, 2013 12:32 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
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question about G418 sceening test

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by cavaliersun2003
Mon Nov 11, 2013 7:28 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: question about G418 sceening test
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... recently and for example consider this paper on the application of growth factor receptor inhibitors to protect normal cells from the toxic side-effects of chemotherapy. Exploiting Cancer Cell Cycling for Selective Protection of Normal Cells Mikhail V. Blagosklonny1, ...

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Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
 
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