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initiator

[inish′ē·ā′tər]
a cocarcinogenic factor that causes a usually irreversible genetic mutation in a normal cell and primes it for uncontrolled growth. Examples include radiation, aflatoxins, urethane, and nitrosamines.

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Q. Hello Guys !!! Good to have everyone here .. i am glad someone took the initiative and came with this very important community ... that so many people need and wishes !!! now for my question ... how common is the Bipolar ? i mean is it common as ADHD or Depression by the medical term ?

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Q. I have been treated for Bipolar Disorder. I wish to know is there any connection between Depression & Bipolar Hi! I’m Devontae. I was initially treated for depression but now I have been treated for Bipolar Disorder. I wish to know is there any connection between Depression and Bipolar Disorder or the worst state of depression is Bipolar Disorder???

A. There seems to be some misunderstanding on the definition of depression. The overall category here is Mood Disorder. Within the spectrum of Mood Disorders are the conditions of 1. Anxiety (such as panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder) and 2. Depression. Just as anxiety is broken down into more specific disorders according to symtomology, etc. Depression is broken down into Unipolar depressions, and bipolar depressions. Unipolar depression has a spectrum of labels branching from it, and bipolar can be broken down into the divisions of Bipolar I and Bipolar II disorders. The only differences between Unipolar and Bipolar depression are that bipolar is characterized by cycling moods and depression is generally more stable. Also the psychotropic drug treatments are different for unipolar and bipolar disorders. Depressed people need pick-me-ups called SSRI's, or MAOI's such as zoloft, while bipolar people need mood stabilizers (e.g. Lithium) and anticonvulsants (often the exact sa

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A result that confirms the existence of a point of equilibrium in the case on communication interactions is the min-max theorem of von Neumann: 'Any matrix based interaction accepts at least one point of equilibrium consisting of random strategies' [3], In this context, we would like to increase the level of generality of a communication process by considering the case of non-collaborative communication interaction of variable sum between two initiators, this type of interaction does not necessarily involve the existence of contradictory interests.
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With assistance from its private equity owners, United Initiators is making considerable investments to expand the business further and create a global leader in the speciality initiators space, Hoozemans added.
The initiator of the algorithm constructs the distributed spanning tree (DST) by propagating probes (CALL messages) along the edges of the WFG.
Vladimir Initiators can produce polystyrene as well as vinyls like acrylates (for adhesives), acrylamides (for paints), and acrylonitriles.
We discovered that the first bead on the string, a carbon-based molecule called an initiator, regulates how fast other beads are added to the string.
In a conventional emulsion polymerization, radicals are generated from chemical initiators by heat decomposition, while in ultrasound-assisted emulsion polymerization free radicals could be generated by various routes such as initiator dissociation or water molecules scission by ultrasound waves, direct exiting of monomer or polymer chains, and so on.
Crosslinking with peroxide initiators is said to add many product and performance advantages, including the improvement in stability of the encapsulate films produced in PV manufacturing.
Organic peroxide initiators include dialkyl peroxides, diacyl peroxides, peroxydicarbonates, alkyl-hydroperoxides, peroxyesters, peroxyketals, and custom blends.
Photo initiators are used in resins to "cure" the material.