stringent response


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strin·gent re·sponse

the cellular response to amino acid starvation that reduces the amount of ribosomes to what can be employed under the nutrient conditions.

stringent response

see MAGIC SPOT.
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He appreciated the swift and stringent response of the security forces in staving off the terrorist attack.
GTT's pricing is based on traffic volume, and all services are backed by stringent response time SLAs.
The suppression of defective translation by ppGpp and its role in the stringent response. Cell 1978;14:545-57.
The subject resurfaced after formation of the new government when Dr Jitendra Singh, member of parliament from Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir and Minister of State, Prime Minister's Office, Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), during his interaction with the media on taking charge of DoPT reiterated the posture taken by his party leaders in Jammu and elicited an equally stringent response from various quarters.
The interaction showed that the participants adopted a more stringent response criterion with the high-typicality elements from the boring program than from the enjoyable program, t(28) = 5.27, p < .001, Cohen's d = 1.39 or the interesting program, t(28) = 3.67, p = .001, Cohen's d = 0.85, and there were no differences between the latter two.
The adaptive response to nutritional stress in microbial cells leads to rapid and complex metabolic adjustments through modulation of gene expression and regulation, which is widely known as the stringent response (1).
The most stringent response, however, came from Turkey's top general, Yapar Buyukanit, in early October.
Influence of growth rate on susceptibility to antimicrobial agents: Biofilms, cell cycle, dormancy, and stringent response. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 1990;34(10): 1865-8.
Along the way, there is poor communication between paramedics and control, bad relations with fellow NHS staff and stringent response targets.
No new guidelines will end this shameful record if the Church itself does not accept the simplest and most stringent response to offenders.
The company was also highly appraised in the following perspectives: Global medium-term environmental plan and promotion of diverse initiatives with the goals of both environmental impact reduction and increase in corporate value; Efforts to minimize material use, including utilization of recycled materials through its proprietary technologies; Advanced implantation of chemical substance management; and Stringent response to evolving environmental standards
Overall, respondents were more likely to support less stringent responses by the health official to inadequate hot holding temperatures in comparison with other violation scenarios.