adaptive response


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adaptive response

an appropriate reaction to an environmental demand.
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Like any adaptive response, this change isn't instantaneous, but, once begun, it is inevitable.
0224 Gy/h) demonstrated that a strong adaptive response (enhanced barriers to mutations) occurs at low doses with a significant reduction (p < 0.
The University of Oregon research found that speaking two languages may be better than one, especially for developing inhibitory control - the ability to stop a hasty reflexive response and instead select a more adaptive response.
This phrase can be used to remind people that the plaque deposits are not pathological but instead are an adaptive response to weakened artery walls.
Maximilian Auffhammer, University of California, Berkeley, and NBER, "Climate Adaptive Response Estimation: Short and Long Run Impacts of Climate Change on Residential Electricity and Natural Gas Consumption Using Big Data"
TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists developed a new vaccine that involves injecting cells that have been modified so that they can stimulate both an innate immune response and the more specific adaptive response, which allows the body to keep memories and attack new tumor cells as they form.
Taken together, these observations suggested that increased microdomain size might be an adaptive response to handle increased mechanical load accumulating over time or increased pressure on the meniscus in heavier individuals," explained Dawn Elliott, Ph.
An important observation of this study is the time-dependent reversal effect: an initial activation of adaptive response of the cells (in 24 h) followed by an inhibition of transcriptional activity and decrease in cell doubling times in 7 days of continuous treatment.
These solutions empower organisations with early warning and adaptive response capabilities against advanced cyber threats.
It is a once-daily, oral investigational therapy aimed at achieving a coordinated and natural increase in red blood cell production and iron utilisation that is similar to the body's adaptive response to hypoxia, or low oxygen levels, resulting from modest increases in altitude.
One of the researchers even speculated that the weight gain might be an adaptive response to counteract tobacco effects, since the fathers who started smoking young tended to be thin.
An efficient IR protection requires specialized strategies that involve an adaptive response to increased heat (specific to IR radiation) and the counteraction of IR-induced ROS production.

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