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1. The making of a solution of definite strength so that it may be used for comparison and in tests.

2. Making any drug or other preparation conform to the type or standard.

3. A set of techniques used to remove as far as possible the effects of differences in the age or other confounding variables when comparing two or more populations.

Standardization of a test, in psychology, the following of definite procedures for administering, scoring, evaluating, and reporting the results of a new test which is under development.

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Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... of genetic variation did not substantially reduce the amount of observed variation in phenotypes such as body weight or kidney size. Strict standardization of the environment within a laboratory did not have a major effect on inter-individual variability when compared with tremendous environmental ...

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by jevg
Tue Sep 21, 2010 4:48 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
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The Fiber Disease

... from Congo. [J Med Entomol. 2005] PMID: 15799529 [Mycologic surveillance of the environment for preventive invasive aspergillosis. Proposals for standardization of the methodologies and implementation] The aim of this study was to assess the performance of different impactor air samplers for ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Nov 27, 2006 6:29 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... terms, it is sometimes difficult to compare various studies and derive incidence rates, etc. for ADRs, and Drug Interactions. Let us hope that standardization of these drug-related terms occurs as rapidly as our understanding of these phenomena evolve.

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by London
Mon Sep 11, 2006 10:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Protoreaction of Protoplasm

... of muscle cells is presented. In addition, the concept of cell hydrophobicity is introduced. Nasonov's School proposed a concept of physiological standardization that allows comparison of data obtained by different investigators and that will also be described here. See full text here: http://www.actomyosin.spb.ru/protoreaction.htm[/b]

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by Vladimir Matveev
Fri Dec 30, 2005 8:58 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Protoreaction of Protoplasm
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medicine plan

These days, with the standardization of american schools, technically doesn't matter where you went as long as you have a degree. Still, everyone still tries to get into the "best" place. I usually tell most people, don't pick the place ...

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by kandarp shah
Tue Jul 05, 2005 7:27 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: medicine plan
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