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Mortality rates

mortality rate

(Science: statistics) The proportion of deaths in a population or to a specific number of the population.


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Review: Exon Skipping as a Therapeutic Approach to Duchenne

... the same is true for cancer - my own area of interest - society tolerates the mortality rates from cancer simply because, in the end, not enough people die from cancer to ...

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by Julie5
Fri Oct 29, 2010 2:05 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Review: Exon Skipping as a Therapeutic Approach to Duchenne
Replies: 1
Views: 4844

Ebola Info

... extremely lethal. - The number of victims is small due to the very high mortality rates of the virus: victims rarely live long enough to spread the disease to many people. - ...

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by biohazard
Tue Apr 13, 2010 6:57 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Ebola Info
Replies: 1
Views: 3619

Why do women live longer than men?

you can check the CDC mortality rates or the WHO also has some stats. Basically, men get in more accidents and have problems such as prostate ...

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by mith
Fri Mar 19, 2010 3:05 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why do women live longer than men?
Replies: 24
Views: 21550

H1N1 Scare

... one, except that it has a different season. If anything, the mortality rate is well below the normal rates, partly because of the panic ramping up the response and probably keeping folks alive ...

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by Darby
Sun Jun 21, 2009 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: H1N1 Scare
Replies: 11
Views: 9789

PillBug Evolution Expirement

... levels constant at their designated locations though. To make such high mortality rates, you might introduce a predator on the land portion..? The idea behind this is that you're ...

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by AstusAleator
Tue Aug 14, 2007 12:58 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: PillBug Evolution Expirement
Replies: 6
Views: 8487
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