biochemical approach

biochemical approach

A philosophical stance adopted by some naturopaths, in which patients are treated with herbs and diet as a first-line approach to disease.
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The study used a biochemical approach to identify gene patterns in normal subjects and in those with allergy and asthma - and through that was able to identify proteins (made by our genes) important to the allergy process.
The discovery, announced in Nature Medicine, could provide a new biochemical approach to develop treatments for obesity and type- 2 diabetes.
The device, with a biophysical rather than a biochemical approach, uses a multi-processor able to simultaneously treat multiple pain areas by applying surface electrodes to the skin.
Deftly compiling a complete and through account of the Shroud's history, its actual significance for New Testament ecclesiastical studies, its symbolic meaning, and related issues german any debate on its authenticity, The Shroud Was The Resurrection offers a natural biochemical approach to the Shroud as a verification concerning the resurrection of Christ and the true significance of the Shroud of Turin's mysterious and legendary past.
Medicinal chemistry; a molecular and biochemical approach, 3d ed.
Using a biochemical approach, they purified caveolae from smooth muscle cells of chicken gizzards.
Using a quantitative biochemical approach, I will test the possibility that nucleosome retention at CpG islands is an indirect consequence of high intrinsic affinities of protamines for GC-poor DNA.
Calmare treatments avoid the harmful, adverse side effects and addictive properties linked to narcotic painkillers by using a biophysical rather than a biochemical approach.
Using a biochemical approach known as rapid chemical quench kinetics, Rodriguez discovered that when she made these changes to the enzyme, the binding of the amino acid to the protein was strengthened, even though the amino acid binds far away from the positions where the changes were made.
Cardiac troponins (I and T) represent a major improvement in the biochemical approach to the detection and evaluation of myocardial damage (1, 2).
The pharmaceutical program uses a biochemical approach aimed at suppressing the bitterness of medicines, which has the potential to expand the range of formulation options and increase patient compliance.
The consideration of how material properties change in diseases could lead to a new paradigm in the study of genetic disorders that expands beyond the biochemical approach," said Professor Markus Buehler, of MIT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.