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(bī′ō-ĭ-lĕk′trĭk) also


1. Of or having to do with the electric current generated by living tissue.
2. Of or relating to the effects of electricity on living tissue.

bi′o·e·lec·tric′i·ty (-ĭ-lĕk-trĭs′ĭ-tē, -ē′lĕk-) n.
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This result suggests that this improvement resulted from the facilitation of the muscular and neural functions of the quadriceps by HAL-SJ, which allowed the knee to extend fully because of the presence of a bioelectric potential in the quadriceps and the degree of feedback strength.
This is in stark contrast to the effects of bioelectric therapies, such as deep-brain stimulation, where individual clusters of neurons (ganglia) are targeted.
It may be assumed that this effect is followed by the bioelectric changes leading to further accumulation of fluid in the extracellular matrix.
The cable terminated into a battery-powered bioelectric stimulus generator outside of the tank.
Other projects to be implemented soon include another eolic park; a bioelectric plant at the Jesus Rabi sugar mill in Matanzas province; six plants that'll produce biogas from hog manure; a biogas plant on Isla de la Juventud that uses forest products, and the construction of another 1,423 windmills along with 6,532 solar heaters.
Ice, heat, massage, medications, exercise, weight loss, physical therapy, manipulation, epidural injections, and bioelectric treatment make up the short list of non-surgical options to treat chronic low back pain.
Keith Spaulding, ND, MAc and coauthors assessed the electrophysiological differences between actual and nearby (or sham) acupuncture points in the article "Acupuncture Needle Stimulation Induces Changes in Bioelectric Potential.
The existence of bioelectric organisms, such as electric eels, that convert chemical energy into electrical energy directly presents an opportunity to harness this novel pathway through bioelectric power systems, such as microbial fuel cells, biological solar voltaic, piezoelectric protein skins, or photoactive fuel cells.
Piccoli A, for the Italian CAPD-BIA Study Group: Bioelectric impedance vector distribution in peritoneal dialysis patients with different hydratation status.
Somersalo, "Representation of bioelectric current sources using whitney elements in the finite element method," Phys.
The tetrapolar bio-impedance TANITA 418 MA scale (Tanita Corporation, Japan) was used for measurement via the bioelectric impedance method (BIA).
The studies showed that presence of antigen HLA-B13 was accompanied by disorders of bioelectric activity of the brain, for patients there were characteristic neurotic and psychotic profiles of MMPI test, the significant immunologic disorders, particularly of cytokine status, as well as appearance of the syndrome of endogenous intoxication were revealed.