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effectiveness

 [ĕ-fek´tiv-nes]
the ability to produce a specific result or to exert a specific measurable influence.
relative biological effectiveness an expression of the effectiveness of other types of radiation in comparison with that of gamma or x-rays. Abbreviated RBE.

RBE

Abbreviation used in radiation protection for relative biologic effectiveness; Cf. quality factor, QF.

RBE

relative biological effectiveness.

RBE

RBE

Relative biological effectiveness, see there.

RBE,

RBE

relative biological effectiveness; effectiveness of absorbed doses of radiation delivered by different types of radiation. The unit RBE is the sievert which has replaced the rem.
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Therefore, we examined the expression of ARK5 in RBE and Huh-28 cells treated with doxorubicin, doxorubicin plus salinomycin, or salinomycin alone for 48 h.
The percentage increase was more pronounced in NCB soil than RBE soil, which may be due to low initial field capacity of NCB soil.
CFC has asked the commission to adopt a modified version of the bank eligibility requirements for the RBE program in order to permit CFC, and perhaps some other lenders, to issue LOCs on behalf of awardees.
For RBE of MR219, concentrations >250 [micro]g/mL induced critical cell death, with H9c2(2-1) cell viabilities dropping below 13% (Table 1).
Given the importance of increasing the international visibility of the scientific production disseminated by the RBE, various measures have been adopted.
Based on these findings, replacing RME with RBE in the fuel mixtures will likely improve the low-temperature performance and fluidity characteristics of the fuel, thus enabling better performance in colder climate and potentially eliminating the need for additives that improve low-temperature performance.
Fidelity of implementation was also indicated by participant's self-report of the use of the RBE documented in their self-monitoring data sheets.
In the process they tried oxygenating fresh citrus oil and came up with RBE d-limonene, which has the same effect as the rancid oil and is equally lethal, but isn't malodorous.
The relative growth in foreign authors during the period in question was more pronounced in the journals RBE and RBSO while RSP, which has been in the international indexes much longer and which has been publishing in English for ten years now, has the highest level of internationalization in the table, with 19% of its articles having foreign authors and 13% having international collaboration.
No inicio do experimento, os caes RBE apresentaram IMCC maior que os caes RDA (Tabela 3), estando ambas as racas acima do peso ideal, com ECC igual a oito.
Au cours donc du 1 er semestre 2014, le groupe bancaire enregistre une forte progression de ses indicateurs semestriels, soit un PNB en hausse de 15%, un RBE en progression de 31% et un RNPG en amelioration de 51%.
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