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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
1. The diagnosis of asymptomatic bacteriuria should be based on results of culture of a urine specimen collected in a manner that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS Microorganisms that directly interact with the intestinal mucosa are obscured by fecal flora and poorly… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
This second volume of Palmyrenske Studier, edited by two, then postdoctoral researchers, in the Palmyra Portrait Project (PPP) of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
AC133 is one of a new panel of murine hybridoma lines producing monoclonal IgG antibodies (mAbs) to a novel stem cell… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Populations of marrow stromal fibroblasts (MSFs) can differentiate into functional osteoblasts and form bone in vivo. It is not… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hematopoietic progenitor cells migrate in vitro and in vivo towards a gradient of the chemotactic factor stromal cell-derived… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have re-evaluated the conditions for preparing competent Escherichia coli cells and established a simple and efficient method… Expand
Review
1978
Review
1978
Several experimental findings that are inconsistent with the view that the spleen colony-forming cell (CFU-S) is the primary… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Using the in vitro colony assay, clonogenic fibroblast precursor cells (CFU-F) were detected in the bone marrow, spleen and… Expand
Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
In a previous study [J Cell Physiol 1963(Dec); 62(3): 327-336] it was found that most macroscopic colonies formed from… Expand
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