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(Science: pharmacology) The act of expulsion or of extrusion, especially of drug expulsion from the body.

Origin: L. Eliminatio, from limen = threshold

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Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity

... Biologic Factors Various species and strains will react differently to a specific toxicant because of variations in absorption, metabolism, or elimination. Besides, functional differences in species may also affect the likelihood of toxicosis. Age and size of the animal are primary factors ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 7:30 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity
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Re: Lonza MycoAlert test

... a multifunction, what make / model is it? Using the MycoAlert Plus seems to help sensitivity with these weak plate readers. As far as mycoplasma elimination goes, it is always suspect as to whether or not the infection is completely eliminated. Unless you absolutely cannot start over, I always ...

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by buzzbomb711
Fri Jul 25, 2014 6:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lonza MycoAlert test
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Thinking in terms of evolution

... and those that survive commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilised men, on the other hand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination; we build asylums for the imbecile, the maimed, and the sick; we institute poor-laws; and our medical men exert their utmost skill to save ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:14 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thinking in terms of evolution
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effects of transgenic plants

... per se. However, some (not all!) of transgenic plants have resistance to herbicides so they can be used in higher concentration and thus assure elimination of weeds with one time application.

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by JackBean
Wed Mar 13, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: effects of transgenic plants
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Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?

... have happened if the researchers had come up with any other result? If the researchers had been funded by, oh, I don't know, the Institute for the Elimination of Genetic Defects, how long would their funding last after publishing this article? Good science ain't easy, especially if you have an ...

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by Rap
Mon Oct 01, 2012 2:44 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?
Replies: 8
Views: 7320
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