median intensity

median intensity

A parasitology term of art for the median number of parasites found in infected hosts in a particular population. Potential hosts that are not known to be involved are not included.
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Table 1-Prevalence, mean intensity, and median intensity for lungs (Pentastomid), stomach (Nematode), and intestinal (Nematode, Trematode, and Acanthostomid) parasites of American alligators across Texas, Florida, Louisiana West (LAW), and Louisiana East (LAE) locations.
In a median filter, a window slides along the image, and the median intensity value of the pixels within the window becomes the output intensity of the pixel being processed.
Prevalence, mean intensity, and median intensity were recorded as described in Bush et al.
Therefore, median intensity may be higher and the percentage of patent infections (requiring at least one worm of each sex) may be greater where transmission conditions are better.
We used a Mood's median test to compare median intensity among age classes.
Poor-quality spots (flag = 0) were filtered from the raw data of each array before analysis, followed by background subtraction of median intensity signals (F532 median-B532 median) and then rescaled by global normalization (Quantile) and different functional classifications were divided by Gene Ontology (GO).
The median intensity of tobacco use in tobacco smokers was substantially higher - 8-9 cigarettes per day, than the median intensity of marijuana use in marijuana smokers -2-3 episodes in the last 30 days.
Prevalence and median intensity (range) of parasite eggs or oocysts in feces or positive titers for Toxoplasma and Neopora in communities in northern Canada Fort Chipewyan Puppies Adults Characteristic M F M F No.
The median intensity classifier from studyAhas significant ability to predict cancer status only for the 2 laboratories EVMS and CTRC.
Microfocus X-Ray Microscopy Median Intensity Substrate Near Gate Away From Gate PP/EP elastomer 135.
For this, the preprocessed 160 most frequent peaks were selected and a median intensity value (n = 3) obtained for each study participant and protocol.