Lecture Notes 10-15-08 - Cellresponseisprogrammed...

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Cell response is programmed The response of cells to  external signals is  programmed in the  genome A cell may be  programmed to respond to  a specific signal or  combination of signals by Surviving Proliferating Differentiating Migrating Undergoing apoptosis
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Different cell types may interpret and respond to the same signal  molecule in different ways The signal molecule acetylcholine (A), for example, can bind to similar 
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2010 for the course BE 2400 taught by Professor Goldman during the Fall '08 term at Michigan Technological University.

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Lecture Notes 10-15-08 - Cellresponseisprogrammed...

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