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Control arm

Control arm

The group of participants in a clinical trial who receive standard treatment or a placebo, against which those receiving the experimental treatment are compared.


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principle of error-prone PCR???

... of Mn ions affect the Taq enzyme? Did they changes the fourth-level structure of the Taq enzyme, such as combine with the regulatory subunit to control the activity, or something else. I mean, it is obviously not the charges, Mn2+ ions carry two positive as well as magesium; plus, Mn2+ ions ...

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by feixiaorou
Wed Oct 01, 2014 3:51 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: principle of error-prone PCR???
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Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... protection to mice when administered prophylactically. Together, these data suggest that antisense PMO and P-PMO have the potential to control EBOV infection and are promising therapeutic candidates. http://aac.asm.org/content/50/3/984.abstract mice and cell culture -------------------------------------- ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
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Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... big EBOLA outbreak in Africa, a lot of research has been concentrated in this area, as there are no successful vaccines or drugs available for the control of the disease. So i was wanting to base my write-up on this. Certain drugs target the various replication machinery, could anybody suggest ...

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by Microbuddy
Mon Sep 15, 2014 7:43 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
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Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

I was wrong about the adoption studies. Adoption Studies In addition to prenatal environment, the studies also fail to control for social environment. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota_Transracial_Adoption_Study#Results table of the Flynn-effect corrected results, 3rd table ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:29 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: Re:

... the difference is negligible, regardless which way it goes. The adopted black children had almost the same average, but the researchers couldn't control for differences during fetal development, and there's also the questino of statistical significance.

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by wildfunguy
Wed Jul 30, 2014 8:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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