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binding

(bīnd'ing),
The perceptual connection between aspects of a visual experience, such that the color of a moving object appears to be unified with the object (for example, whereas movement and color are processed in different brain regions).

binding

The specific adherence of a molecule to one or more others, which reflects complementarity between between them—e.g., enzymes binding to substrates; antibodies to antigens; DNA to complementary strands of nucleic acids.

bind·ing

(bīnd'ing)
The perceptual connection between aspects of a visual experience, such that the color of a moving object appears to be unified with the object (e.g., whereas movement and color are processed in different brain regions).

binding,

n a reversible combination of various drugs with body constituents such as plasma proteins.

binding

1. holding separate units together.
2. in meat hygiene terms, the capacity to absorb and retain water.

binding element
a specific sequence in DNA, usually less than 10 nucleotides, to which a particular protein binds; the tertiary structure of the sequence also influences the binding.
binding quality
a measurement of the binding capacity of a sample, e.g. of meat.
binding test
is used to measure amounts of antigen or antibody by measuring the amount to which it is bound in an immune complex either directly (primary), after separation by precipitation, agglutination or complement fixation (secondary) or the in vivo effects (tertiary).

Patient discussion about binding

Q. My friend has Progressive MS, he is bound to a wheelchair, Prognosis? How can I help? He must be moved by a Hoyer Lift, he has caregivers. He has a beautiful voice and does have enough ability to move in his chair around local community. He has some bad days with spacicity, I want to help but am unsure as to how? He is 60? or so and lives on his own, he has had MS for many years and a number of complications, such as pneumonia and decubitus. Please help me to help him!

A. There are a number of ideas and resources for social and recreational activities (i.e. wheelchair sports, dancing, travel, aviation, etc.) that may be helpful, which can be found at www.mobility-advisor.com.

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The in-text grey-scale reproductions of the embossed and stamped designs are often difficult to decipher, as they are in their original bindings.
Thus, a variety of bindings for the same book would be bespoke, depending on the purse and tastes of the owner.
This equipment allows the skis to slide forward with a free heel for touring, or to lock down the heel in the binding for downhill skiing.
src] phosphorylation, as demonstrated by the fact that such response is not inhibited by the incubation with the tetrapeptide RGDS (120 [micro]g/mL), which prevents fibrinogen binding to its receptor, the integrin [Alpha]IIb[Beta]3 (8).
All binding data were analysed by nonlinear least-squares regression analysis by using a commercial program GraphPad PRISM[TM] (GraphPad Software, San Diego, CA, USA).
Nasdaq: VANS) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Switch Manufacturing, has entered into a three-year Agreement to sell and license its Autolock(TM) snowboard step-in binding technology to Nike.
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We firmly believe the advanced technology behind our T-BONE Snowboard Binding System is also unequaled when it comes to delivering performance, durability and comfort.
The BINDERY produces a professionally bound book with a pleasing and authoritative appearance, far superior to documents bound with spiral bindings or staples.
As with all POET language bindings, the Java generic binding supports local storage and full client-server connectivity, and can be used as an ultra-thin pure Java client in conjunction with an intermediate object request broker.
The final test performed was stepping in and out of the bindings on all grades and types of terrain, including right off the chair.
Under the agreement CRUSH(tm) will supply Ignition and Smelly Tuna with the pin plates, bindings and the necessary technical drawings for the development of a snowboard boot that will interface with the T-Bone(tm) binding.