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Kappa

Kappa

1. The tenth letter in the greek alphabet.

2. In chemistry, denotes the position of a substituent located on the tenth atom from the carboxyl or other functional group.

3. A measure of the degree of nonrandom agreement between observers or measurements of the same categorical variable.


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Bone remodelling

... cytokines and growth factors that affect bone cell functions have been recently identified. Furthermore, through the RANK/receptor activator of NF-kappa B ligand (RANKL)/osteoprotegerin (OPG) system the processes of bone resorption and formation are tightly coupled allowing a wave of bone formation ...

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by matrix23
Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
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Deviation from Mendelian Genetics

... a role in determining the somatic characters. Can somebody kindly clarify this doubt as to the cause of this apparent discrepancy. Also what are kappa particles?

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by SauronTheConqueror
Thu Jan 21, 2010 2:49 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Deviation from Mendelian Genetics
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Views: 3275

The Fiber Disease

... matrix proteins shown to promote S. aureus attachment to coated polymer surfaces Host protein http://diss-epsilon.slu.se/archive/00000511/01/Kappa.pdf -nadas

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by Nadas Moksha
Thu Oct 26, 2006 12:47 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... interleukin-8 production in human lung fibroblasts and epithelial cells through a mechanism involving the eukaryotic transcription factors NF-kappa B and activator protein 2 (69). Although not yet linked to modulating transcription of eukaryotic genes, the cytolysin of E. faecalis, which serves ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Sep 09, 2006 7:11 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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