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Model

model

1. A representation of something, often idealised or modified to make it conceptually easier to understand.

2. Something to be imitated.

3. In dentistry, a cast.

Origin: It. Midello, fr. L. Modus, measure, standard


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

... color, a largely genetic trait, affects how a person is treated, an environmental effect, it will be counted as a genetic influence under the ACE model even though melanin-depositing genes are only expressed as lower intelligence if the culture discriminates against people with more melanin. It ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Jul 30, 2014 8:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
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Re: Lonza MycoAlert test

... detectors and cannot give an accurate reading, which can lead to the problems you are seeing. If you are using 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 ...

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by buzzbomb711
Fri Jul 25, 2014 6:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lonza MycoAlert test
Replies: 1
Views: 1386

Re:

... mention of genetic "multipliers" challenged my previous understanding of genetic influences (denoted by A in the twin study ACE model). If skin color is a determiner of IQ and skin color is genetic, that would be counted as a genetic influence on IQ in a twin study. No one doubts ...

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by Seth90210
Fri May 23, 2014 4:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 263416

Nerve Cell Represented By Electrical Circuit

Hey guys, I'm new here! Just looking at the Fitzhugh-Nagumo model of the nerve cell as a electrical circuit and wondered if you knew what all the circuit elements represent? Particularly the diode. Any help would be much appreciated! Thanks

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by Nanderson
Wed Apr 09, 2014 6:22 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Nerve Cell Represented By Electrical Circuit
Replies: 0
Views: 493

improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

NIH Research on rat models. Early improvement of glucose tolerance after ileal transposition in a non-obese type 2 diabetes rat model. Surgical operations which shorten the intestinal tract between the stomach and the terminal ileum ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats
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Views: 1730
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