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Activation action

Known as: Activated, activating, Activate 
In biology, to stimulate a cell in a resting state to become active. This causes biochemical and functional changes in the activated cell.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Development of the acute and chronic inflammatory responses known as gout and pseudogout are associated with the deposition of… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • J. Zhu
  • Annual review of plant biology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 3917645
Salt and drought stress signal transduction consists of ionic and osmotic homeostasis signaling pathways, detoxification (i.e… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Lipid homeostasis in vertebrate cells is regulated by a family of membrane-bound transcription factors designated sterol… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
B and T lymphocytes are the mediators of immunity, but their function is under the control of dendritic cells. Dendritic cells in… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
  • J. Massagué
  • Annual review of biochemistry
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 44923234
The transforming growth factor beta (TGF-beta) family of growth factors control the development and homeostasis of most tissues… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The hypothalamus plays a central role in the integrated control of feeding and energy homeostasis. We have identified two novel… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
NF-kappa B is a ubiquitous transcription factor. Nevertheless, its properties seem to be most extensively exploited in cells of… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
PROTEIN-protein interactions between two proteins have generally been studied using biochemical techniques such as crosslinking… Expand
Review
1984
Review
1984
Protein kinase C has a crucial role in signal transduction for a variety of biologically active substances which activate… Expand
Review
1984
Review
1984
There has recently been rapid progress in understanding receptors that generate intracellular signals from inositol lipids. One… Expand