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  • 81Koprowski — Koprowski, in Warschau (2007) Hilary Koprowski (* 5. Dezember 1916 in Warschau, Polen) ist polnisch amerikanischer Virologe and Immunologe. Er ist der Entdecker der ersten Polioschutzimpfung mit lebenden Viren …

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  • 82immune system — Anat. a diffuse, complex network of interacting cells, cell products, and cell forming tissues that protects the body from pathogens and other foreign substances, destroys infected and malignant cells, and removes cellular debris: the system… …

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  • 83polio vaccine — a vaccine administered to induce specific active immunity to poliomyelitis. Also called poliomyelitis vaccine. Cf. Sabin vaccine, Salk vaccine. * * *  preparation of poliomyelitis virus given to prevent infection with the disease. The virus is… …

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  • 84Life Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Zoology       In 2008 several zoological studies provided new insights into how species life history traits (such as the timing of reproduction or the length of life of adult individuals) are derived in part as responses to… …

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  • 85Sabin, Albert Bruce — ▪ 1994       Polish born U.S. physician and microbiologist (b. Aug. 26, 1906, Bialystok, Poland d. March 3, 1993, Washington, D.C.), was a towering figure in medical research and the developer in 1955 of the first oral vaccine for polio, which… …

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  • 86Attenuate — To weaken, dilute, thin, reduce, weaken, diminish. The use of attenuate in medicine is not new. In the 16th century, eating dried figs was claimed to attenuate the body fluids. Now attenuate refers to procedures that weaken an agent of disease (a …

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  • 87Virus — A microorganism smaller than a bacteria, which cannot grow or reproduce apart from a living cell. A virus invades living cells and uses their chemical machinery to keep itself alive and to replicate itself. It may reproduce with fidelity or with… …

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  • 88Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease — Classification and external resources Tonsil biopsy in variant CJD. Prion Protein immunostaining. ICD 10 A …

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  • 89Malcolm Casadaban — (12 August 1949 – 13 September 2009) was Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology and of Microbiology at the University of Chicago.[1] Casadaban died following an accidental laboratory exposure to an attenuated strain of… …

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  • 90Rubella vaccine — Vaccine description Target disease Rubella Type Attenuated virus Clinical data MedlinePlus a60 …

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  • 91ATR-Infrarotspektroskopie — (von englisch attenuated total reflection, dt. abgeschwächte Totalreflexion) ist eine Probentechnik der Infrarotspektroskopie (IR Spektroskopie) für die Oberflächenuntersuchung von undurchsichtigen Stoffen wie z. B. Lackschichten oder… …

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  • 92thin — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. slender, lean, narrow (see narrowness); watery, weak, di luted; attenuated; faint, dim, threadlike; fine, delicate; poor, lame (as an excuse); flimsy, sheer, filmy. See rarity, weakness,… …

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  • 93radar shadow — i. The area where a radar is prevented from detecting objects or targets, as the radar waves are unable to reach them either because of obstructions en route or curvature of the earth (radar horizon). ii. A phenomenon in the weather radar when… …

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  • 94at|ten´u|a´tor — at|ten|u|ate «verb. uh TEHN yu ayt; adjective. «uh TEHN yu iht», verb, at|ed, at|ing, adjective. –v.t. 1. to weaken in force, amount, or value; reduce: »The authority of kings has been attenuated in modern times. 2. Bacteriology. to make… …

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  • 95at|ten´|u|a´tion — at|ten|u|ate «verb. uh TEHN yu ayt; adjective. «uh TEHN yu iht», verb, at|ed, at|ing, adjective. –v.t. 1. to weaken in force, amount, or value; reduce: »The authority of kings has been attenuated in modern times. 2. Bacteriology. to make… …

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  • 96at|ten|u|ate — «verb. uh TEHN yu ayt; adjective. «uh TEHN yu iht», verb, at|ed, at|ing, adjective. –v.t. 1. to weaken in force, amount, or value; reduce: »The authority of kings has been attenuated in modern times. 2. Bacteriology. to make (microorganisms or vi …

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  • 97belittled diminished small — decreased decreased adj. made less in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {increased}. [Narrower terms: {attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakened}; {belittled, diminished, small}; {cut, cut rate}; {diminished, lessened}; {minimized}; {remittent}; …

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  • 98cut cut-rate — decreased decreased adj. made less in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {increased}. [Narrower terms: {attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakened}; {belittled, diminished, small}; {cut, cut rate}; {diminished, lessened}; {minimized}; {remittent}; …

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  • 99decreased — adj. made less in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {increased}. [Narrower terms: {attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakened}; {belittled, diminished, small}; {cut, cut rate}; {diminished, lessened}; {minimized}; {remittent}; {attenuated}] Syn:… …

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  • 100diminished lessened — decreased decreased adj. made less in size or amount or degree. Opposite of {increased}. [Narrower terms: {attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakened}; {belittled, diminished, small}; {cut, cut rate}; {diminished, lessened}; {minimized}; {remittent}; …

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