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The percentage of individuals in a group who have achieved a certain quantity (such as height, weight, and head circumference) or developmental milestone (such as walking well the 50th percentile for which is12 months of age).

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Re: I seriously need to vent

Thanks for the reply - i appreciate it. The figures for the 75th percentile look good but other statistics also kind of reinforce my thinking. 54% go on to obtain a higher degree. Its almost as if its mandatory for bio majors to obtain a masters or phd just ...

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by optimusprimev20
Fri Jun 10, 2011 2:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I seriously need to vent
Replies: 4
Views: 2264

Re: How does Head To Head Telomere Fusion express itself?

... 13 and 18 as 1 in 100000. No anomalies have been found in ultrasounds apart from single artery umbilical cord and the babies growth is in the 50th percentile so far. If you are aware of any such telomeric fusion of chromosome 16 and 22 and could give us more information, it would be useful. Thanks, ...

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by psms
Wed Feb 03, 2010 7:39 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How does Head To Head Telomere Fusion express itself?
Replies: 5
Views: 12816

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

... of each other. Standardized public school I.Q. tests and I didn’t know for almost twenty years that my I.Q. is actually ten points and an entire percentile higher then was stated to me. I believe it made me act “slower’ all these years… Was this person also female a bigot; a sexist? I will never ...

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by bethrjacobs
Wed Nov 04, 2009 1:09 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332706

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... enzyme pill, and a papaya enzyme pill daily. She weighed 72 lbs two weeks ago and now weighs 70 lbs (she turned 7 in July and been at the 95th percentile with regards to her weight since she was born) I'll track the weight loss and let you know how it goes. She mentioned that the pain in her ...

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by Jennuan
Tue Oct 28, 2008 8:18 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2911563

The Fiber Disease

... I am willing to have people e-mail there symptoms and treatment program that has worked to ease or stop symptoms and try to put together a good percentile survey on it. I will probably need to come up with a questionaire that people can fill out, So that will be my first tsk. I would like to ...

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by Linn
Mon Apr 10, 2006 12:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6245572

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