SELECT

(redirected from selected for)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial. A cancer prevention study evaluating the efficacy of antioxidants—e.g., selenium, vitamin E—in preventing prostate cancer
Conclusion Selenium or vitamin E did not prevent prostate cancer in a population of relatively healthy men

SELECT

A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial involving 32,400 men with apparently normal prostate glands and normal PSA levels, designed to determine the value of selenium and vitamin E in preventing prostate cancer. The trial was started in 2001 and the final results will not be available until 2013.
References in periodicals archive ?
Return on Investment: Kroger (Cincinnati, Ohio), selected for building out a shared infrastructure (grid) system on JBoss Application Server (AS) that deploys the majority of their mission-critical applications, boosting overall capacity by 40 percent and saving Kroger over $100,000 in licensing costs and $400 per CPU in yearly maintenance costs.
After the above tasks have been completed, the most potent microbial consortia, as well as efficient biosurfactants, will be selected for further application.
Then with the click of a button Jane receives a side-by-side comparison of hospitals she selected for the hip replacement procedures, based on real data for volume of hip replacement patients treated, length of stay, mortality rate and other unfavorable outcomes.

Full browser ?