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synonyms for somatic

  • actual
  • animal
  • carnal
  • corporal
  • corporeal
  • fleshly
  • gross
  • human
  • material
  • natural
  • normal
  • organic
  • personal
  • physical
  • sensual
  • substantial
  • tangible
  • unspiritual
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How to use somatic in a sentence

For example, a pivotal 2012 study by Harvard geneticist Christopher Walsh and his colleagues uncovered evidence that somatic mutations were the root cause of some forms of epilepsy.
THE QUEST TO LEARN IF OUR BRAIN’S MUTATIONS AFFECT MENTAL HEALTHROXANNE KHAMSIAUGUST 25, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
They concluded that the somatic changes in DNA that create a mosaic accumulate “slowly but inexorably with age in the normal human brain.”
THE QUEST TO LEARN IF OUR BRAIN’S MUTATIONS AFFECT MENTAL HEALTHROXANNE KHAMSIAUGUST 25, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
This process is known as somatic cell nuclear transfer, and it’s how Kurt the horse was born, as well as Dolly the sheep.
THE FIRST ENDANGERED AMERICAN ANIMAL HAS BEEN CLONEDVANESSA BATES RAMIREZFEBRUARY 19, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
So, compassion for patients can reduce symptoms of depression, reduce symptoms of anxiety, reduce emotional distress associated with somatic illnesses like having cancer.
HOW DO YOU CURE A COMPASSION CRISIS? (EP. 444)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 17, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Slicing somatic cells, however, which include all cells aside from sperm and egg cells, would only affect the individual being treated.
TWO WOMEN JUST WON THE NOBEL PRIZE FOR THEIR WORK ON THE GENE-EDITING TECHNIQUE CRISPRCLAIRE MALDARELLIOCTOBER 7, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Unlike somatic gene editing, in which gene editors change the DNA of adult cells, germline editing is far more controversial in that subsequent edits are inherited.
A CRISPR BABY FUTURE? NEW REPORT OUTLINES PATH TO HUMAN GERMLINE EDITINGSHELLY FANSEPTEMBER 15, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The outer or somatic wall of the plates retains its previous simple constitution.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
In the rudimentary outgrowth to form the limbs the mesoblast cells of the somatic layer are crowded in an especially dense manner.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
It is probable also, though this point is less certain, that the skeleton would be derived from the somatic layer.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
The diverticula from the alimentary cavity form the water-vascular system and the somatic and splanchnic layers of mesoblast.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
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WORDS RELATED TO SOMATIC

  • actual
  • animal
  • carnal
  • corporal
  • corporeal
  • fleshly
  • gross
  • human
  • material
  • natural
  • normal
  • organic
  • physical
  • sensual
  • somatic
  • substantial
  • tangible
  • unspiritual
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.