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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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2014
Highly Cited
2014
In vitro and in vivo evaluation of ordered mesoporous silica as a novel adsorbent in liquisolid formulation Background: A… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The antibacterial activity and acting mechanism of silver nanoparticles (SNPs) on Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 were investigated in… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The antibacterial effect and mechanism of action of a silver ion solution that was electrically generated were investigated for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The limited vessel-forming capacity of infused endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) into patients with cardiovascular dysfunction… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We attempted to find a relationship between the microbiological properties of bloodstream isolates of methicillin-resistant… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular risk factors contribute to atherogenesis by inducing endothelial-cell injury and dysfunction. We… Expand
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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
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
[This corrects the article on p. 485 in vol. 55.]. 
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The bone marrow stromal cell population is comprised of fibroblasts, endothellal cells, fat cells and “reticular cells.” The… Expand
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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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