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aliquot

 [al´ĭ-kwot]
1. a sample that is representative of the whole.
2. a number that will divide another without a remainder; e.g., 2 is an aliquot of 6.

al·i·quot

(al'i-kwot), Avoid the jargonistic use of this word in the loose sense of 'any sample'.
chemistry, immunology a sample with a mass or volume that is a known fraction of that of the whole.
[L. a few, several]

al·i·quot

(al'i-kwot)
A sample the mass or volume of which is a known fraction of that of the whole.
[L. a few, several]

aliquot

1. A sample quantity of a larger amount of a substance.
2. An amount that is an exact divisor of the whole quantity of a substance.

aliquot

any one of equal measured portions of the whole.

aliquot

1. a sample that is representative of the whole.
2. a number that will divide another without a remainder; e.g. 2 is an aliquot of 6.
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The purpose of this study is to compare the cost of providing red blood cell aliquots using the Charter Medical eight bag aliquot set with the Charter Medical syringe aliquot system for neonatal red blood cell transfusions.
Successive aliquots for each sample were pooled as above, and the extract volume was adjusted to 25 ml.
Summing up the analysis of different dating protocols, we can conclude that besides single-grain procedures, which inevitably require statistical analysis of single results, it is necessary, when using the single-aliquot method, to make sure that the given aliquot includes adequately the sample being studied (deposit, its layer, etc.
Four to 5 plaque samples were split by GEMS or TMAD and concentrations of protein biomarkers were determined in each sample aliquot by using protein analysis platforms 1 or 2, respectively (Fig.
Aliquots of 2 digoxin pools (digoxin pool 1 and digoxin pool 2) were further supplemented with various amounts of hawthorn extract and digoxin concentrations were again measured by the aforementioned assays.
Samples are cap pierced once and the appropriate test volume dispensed into an aliquot well in the cuvette plate.
This technology also allows the aliquot sample to be obtained in a shorter amount of time than with the standard thaw/re-freeze method, allowing higher throughput of samples.
Bedford, MA) has patented multiple enzyme assays which measure the activity of at least one endogenous enzyme in a single aliquot and a method of measuring the activity of multiple enzymes in an aliquot of a cell extract, wherein at least one of the enzymes is an endogenous enzyme.
1 offers new features in graphic interfaces, giving users greater flexibility in configuring colorful box maps throughout the program, with a full range of options for adding, updating, and reporting on selected sample and aliquot records.
Precision will secure, store, aliquot, and ship specimens for use in research related to HIV/AIDS and maintain a Quality Assurance and Quality Control program for the repository that conforms to published best practice guidelines.
One aliquot was dipped into liquid nitrogen for 5 seconds to cause freeze-thawing hemolysis before centrifugation.
The prerequisite for amplification, however, is the presence of at least 1 pathogen in an aliquot of clinical sample to be added to the lysis buffer.