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1. Having an evil disposition toward others; harboring violent enmity; malevolent; malicious; spiteful; opposed to benign. Witchcraft may be by operation of malign spirits. (Bacon)

2. Unfavorable; unpropitious; pernicious; tending to injure; as, a malign aspect of planets.

3. Malignant; as, a malign ulcer.

Origin: L. Malignus, for maligenus, i. E, of a bad kind or nature; malus bad _ the root of genus birth, race, kind: cf. F. Malin, masc, maligne, fem. See malice, gender, and cf. Benign, malignant.

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How to ind out the difference in mutated and normal Protein

Hello, I'm writing a project about malign tumours and their oncogenes. In my work I'm explaining some oncogenes, and these where mutations manifest themself in incorrect proteins, I want to study. I want to compare normal and mutated proteins ...

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by Steffi
Mon Dec 12, 2011 9:28 pm
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: How to ind out the difference in mutated and normal Protein
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About Cancer

... to DNA, exg the role of DNA polymerase and some enzymes. But sometimes the equilibrium between damage repair and mutagenesis is broken. Cancer (or malign tumor or malign neoplasia) refers to a group of diseases that have in common the fact that they always present the growth of a neoformed tissue. ...

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by BioCell
Sat Oct 14, 2006 10:41 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: About Cancer
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The Fiber Disease

... thrombus formation, hypoglycemia, and, in some cases, even to shock and death.15 This makes these activities particularly vulnerable to malign modulation, such as by targeting the TLRs to induce hyper-responses, or by inhibiting key components in signalling cascades that would upset ...

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by London
Wed Apr 12, 2006 10:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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I need an help I have a synovia sarcome !!!!

... I need an advice. In the 1988 I have an operation and I was diagnosed SYNOVIA SARCOME. Does anybody know what is it ? Does anybody research this malign tumor. Now I have 29 years, and last month I have the same tumor in the same region. I t has been on the left leg in the soft tissue. PLEASE ...

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by marko
Mon Jan 09, 2006 12:17 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: I need an help I have a synovia sarcome !!!!
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Views: 1100

Killer T and Cancerous cells.

... cells are produced, they are detected and killed. But some are harder to be detected, plus they reproduce so fast that you can not stop. The malign tumors rise in those situations.

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by Poison
Wed Jan 04, 2006 11:07 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Killer T and Cancerous cells.
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