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What does CM stand for?

CM stands for Cell Mass

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OBJECTIVE: To determine (1) lean and fat body compartments, reflected by fat-free mass (FFM), appendicular skeletal muscle mass (ASMM), body cell mass (BCM), total body potassium (TBK), fat mass and percentage fat mass, and their differences between age groups in healthy, physically active subjects from 18 to 94 y of age; and (2) if the rate of decrease in any one of the parameters by age might be accelerated compared to others.
Team leader Dr Terry Strom said: "It would appear by altering the inflammatory state that surrounds this disease, you create an environment that enables expansion of the beta cell mass.
At this point, an embryonic stem cell line could be made by transferring cells from the inner cell mass to a culture dish and growing them in a medium that provides support and nutrients.
The method including the steps of (a) culturing a grape embryonic culture in a first liquid culture medium to grow a cellular suspension culture, the first liquid culture medium including a plant growth regulator and a filtrate from a plant pathogen culture; (b) recovering an embryogenic cell or embryogenic cell mass from the cellular suspension culture; and (c) culturing the embryogenic cell or embryogenic cell mass in a second liquid culture and in a third culture media to select a grape somatic embryo or a grape plant having resistance to a plant pathogen.
It develops into a blastocyst consisting of two groups of cells: an inner cell mass of embryonic stern-cells destined to form an embryo and peripheral cells destined to form the non-maternal parts of the placenta and membranes.