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Cohort

(Science: statistics) a cohort is a group of animals of the same species, identified by a common characteristic, which are studied over a period of time as part of a scientific or medical investigation.


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FINDINGS GROW THAT ALCOHOL HARMS FETUS

A month or two ago there was a fairly large cohort study of humans that found exactly the opposite...

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by Darby
Wed Sep 12, 2012 2:10 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FINDINGS GROW THAT ALCOHOL HARMS FETUS
Replies: 3
Views: 3650

Biochemistry B.Sc grad and in need of career advice

... you need an M.Sc or a Ph.D, and this is where the confusion starts for me: The issue is that I am much older (by 3 years) then the rest of my cohort due to circumstances entirely out of my control, and by the time I finish a Ph.D, I will be 30-31 years of age with no job experience. Another ...

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by Martin11
Fri Aug 27, 2010 5:26 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biochemistry B.Sc grad and in need of career advice
Replies: 2
Views: 2374

Re: Human Reproduction

... Doctors studied the chemicals, perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoate (PFOA), in 1,240 women from the Danish National Birth Cohort, which includes nearly 100,000 women and their children. The chemicals also have been found in non-stick cookware, pesticides, clothing and personal ...

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by sanjidcapa
Mon May 04, 2009 7:48 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Reproduction
Replies: 3
Views: 3709

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

... 9, 1-32. Mednick, S. A., Gabrielli, W. F. & Hutchings, B. (1984). Genetic influences in criminal convictions: Evidence from an adoption cohort. Science, 224, 891-894. Michael, J. S. (1988). A new look at Morton's craniological research. Current Anthropology, 29, 349-354. Murray, C. (1995, ...

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 263421

Sugar Allergy

... Am Surg 1992;58:305-10. 107. Niebauer J, Volk HD, Kemp M, et al. Endotoxin and immune activation in chronic heart failure: a prospective cohort study. Lancet 1999;353(9167):1838-42. 108. Knoke M, Bernhardt H. The impact of microbial ecology on clinical problems. Infection 1989;17(4):255-58. ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 266494
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