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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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.
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.
For the median intensity classifier, the association of cancer status prediction across laboratories was significant at P <0.
Microfocus X-Ray Microscopy Median Intensity Substrate Near Gate Away From Gate PP/EP elastomer 135.
A review of the results shows that as the elastomer crystallinity increases (that is, from EP to EB), so does the density near the gate (lower median intensity values).
For this, the preprocessed 160 most frequent peaks were selected and a median intensity value (n = 3) obtained for each study participant and protocol.
No obvious effects on overall peak number, median intensity, or variance were apparent between the various protocols (GY, YE, CR, OR) where samples were placed on ice.
2% of mass value, was used for each triplicate, and the median intensity value was selected.
4, median intensity across three replicates per sample was plotted for a random sample of PCa and controls from the EVMS-2002 study as representative of the training data set.