Colony-forming unit

Known as: Colony Forming Unit, [CFU], colony forming unit (CFU) 
The minimum number of separable cells which is able to produce a detectable colony of progeny. Examples of CFU usage include, but are not limited to… (More)
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2017
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2017
The probiotic definition requires the administration of an 'adequate amount' in order to obtain a health benefit. What that… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The limited vessel-forming capacity of infused endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) into patients with cardiovascular dysfunction… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular risk factors contribute to atherogenesis by inducing endothelial-cell injury and dysfunction. We… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Microorganisms that directly interact with the intestinal mucosa are obscured by fecal flora and poorly… (More)
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1997
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1997
AC133 is one of a new panel of murine hybridoma lines producing monoclonal IgG antibodies (mAbs) to a novel stem cell… (More)
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1997
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1997
Populations of marrow stromal fibroblasts (MSFs) can differentiate into functional osteoblasts and form bone in vivo. It is not… (More)
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1996
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1996
CD34+ precursors in normal human bone marrow (BM) generate large numbers of dendritic cells alongside macrophages and… (More)
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1990
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1990
We have re-evaluated the conditions for preparing competent Escherichia coli cells and established a simple and efficient method… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
LONG-TERM reconstitution of the lymphohaematopoietic cells of a mouse after lethal irradiation requires the transplantation of at… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Using the in vitro colony assay, clonogenic fibroblast precursor cells (CFU-F) were detected in the bone marrow, spleen and… (More)
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