Taoism is an indigenous religion of China, after several thousand years of development, Taoist thought has close relationship with China's traditional culture, and the immortal faith has occupied the important status in folk faith.
Addition of hIL-6 to the cells of immortal lines of human multiple myeloma resulted in dimerization of the gp130 receptor molecule.
In heterokaryons, DNA synthesis is reactivated in macrophage nuclei only in the case of fusion with immortal cells.
Assuming that telomerase is responsible for reactivation, the effect of its inhibitor azidothymidine (AZT) was studied in heterokaryons of mouse resident peritoneal macrophages and immortal 3T3 Swiss cells.
Telomerization as a Method of Obtaining Immortal Human Cells Preserving Normal Properties
In the test on heterokaryons (index of telomerase activity on the chromosomes inside the cell), the telomerized cells behaved as other immortal cells.