How to use Somatic-cell in a sentence
Some workers regard certain appearances in dividing cells found in cancer as evidence of a reversion of the somatic cell to the germcell type (heterotypical), otherwise found only in the process which results in the formation of an embryo.
The reverse is not true, and a compound may well be a somatic cell mutagen but not a germ cell mutagen.
On the data currently available it would be prudent to assume that HCBD is an in vivo somatic cell mutagen.
These procedures are utilized in somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT ), a type of embryo stem cell research, and in IVF.
Nuclear transfer is carried out by fusing the donor somatic cell to an egg whose own nucleus has been removed.Advertisement
These procedures are utilized in somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT), a type of embryo stem cell research, and in IVF.
Therefore, they have a changed/deleted RB1 gene in every somatic cell.
It is possible that one parent has a changed or missing RB1 gene in every somatic cell but has not developed retinoblastoma because his or her remaining RB1 gene has remained functional.