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Initial dose

Initial dose

a comparatively large dose given at the beginning of treatment to get the patient under the influence of the drug.

Synonym: loading dose.


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Question about lab concentration

... http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2419594 Quote "...virus with an initial infectious titer of approximately 7 log10 tissue culture infectious dose (TCID50) per milliliter..." I have no degree in science. My question is: How does ...

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Sun Apr 24, 2011 11:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Question about lab concentration
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Re: There is no HIV?? But there is AIDS??

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by junkscientists
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Re: Dose response curves

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by blcr11
Thu Aug 28, 2008 4:50 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Dose response curves
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In Vitro Fertilization With Two Ova

... but die very early on. It is likely that genetic imprinting may be the initial culprit... Where certain maternally and paternally genes are differentially ... gene is methylated and silent.. therefore the fetus/organism receives 1 dose of a gene versus another). However there are several classical ...

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by LilKim
Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: In Vitro Fertilization With Two Ova
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