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Average

(Science: statistics) a value that represents the sum of values divided by the number of values in the set. It represents or summarises the relevant features of a set of values.

Origin: M.E. Averays, loss from damage to ship or cargo, fr. It. Avaris, fr. Ar. 'awariya, damaged goods, _ damage


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Aneuploidy threshold

... I am interested in ranking ovarian cancer cell lines based on their chromosomal instability (i.e. high or low). To do this, I've obtained the average ploidy value for the cell lines of interest from the Sanger Cosmic Cell Line database. I'd like to essentially group the cell lines based on ...

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by kn83
Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Aneuploidy threshold
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Re: human brain size

Since around 30.000 years ago the human brain used to be bigger in size (with Homo neanderthalensis having the biggest brain size. Since then the average brain size has been a shrinking over the past 28,000 years), a friend of mine claims that the potential intellectual capacities of mankind have ...

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by Semisane
Tue Mar 03, 2015 9:51 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human brain size
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MRI scan of human brains have shown that the brains of different races are of different sizes. The Worldwide Pattern of IQ Scores. East Asians average higher on IQ tests than Whites, both in the U. S. and in Asia, even though IQ tests were developed for use in the Euro-American culture. Around ...

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by Seth90210
Wed Feb 25, 2015 2:37 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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human brain size

Since around 30.000 years ago the human brain used to be bigger in size (with Homo neanderthalensis having the biggest brain size. Since then the average brain size has been a shrinking over the past 28,000 years), a friend of mine claims that the potential intellectual capacities of mankind have ...

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by Livinus
Thu Feb 19, 2015 6:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human brain size
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Views: 494

Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

MRI scan of human brains have shown that the brains of different races are of different sizes. The Worldwide Pattern of IQ Scores. East Asians average higher on IQ tests than Whites, both in the U. S. and in Asia, even though IQ tests were developed for use in the Euro-American culture. Around ...

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by CandyTon
Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332510
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