Inactivation

Inactivation may refer to:

  • Inactivated vaccine, a vaccine that consists of viruses which are grown in culture and then killed
  • RNA interference, also called RNA inactivation, a system that regulates the activity of genes
  • X-inactivation, also called lyonization, a process by which one of the two copies of the x chromosome present in female mammals is inactivated

Other articles related to "inactivation":

Tuy Hoa Air Base - History - 31st Tactical Fighter Wing - Inactivation
... The 31st TFW was inactivated at Tuy Hoa Air Base on 15 October 1970 as part of the general US withdrawal from South Vietnam ... On 16 October it was reactivated without personnel or equipment at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida ...
Liberal Army Airfield - History - Inactivation
... On 7 September 1945 the commanding officer received official orders for inactivation of the field on or before 30 September ... field's activities for the greater part of September were largely concerned with the process of inactivation ... Considering the magnitude and complexity of the task, the inactivation process proceeded with a minimum of difficulties ...
Lacosamide - Mechanism of Action
... However, lacosamide does not act in a conventional way to stabilize fast sodium channel inactivation ... Rather, recent studies indicate that it enhances slow inactivation ... voltage-gated sodium channels undergo fast inactivation ...