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ascending

adjective Rising upward.

ascending

adjective Rising; upward

ascending

sloping or curving upwards, e.g. the ascending limb of the loop of Henle in kidney tubules.
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United States-based Relmada Therapeutics has received approval from Health Canada to conduct a multiple ascending dose clinical study with d-Methadone (REL-1017 dextromethadone), its new N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist, it was reported yesterday.
Initial results from the firm's completed single ascending dose study indicated a potentially therapeutic dose range for d-Methadone without the side effects typically observed with racemic methadone in opioid naive subjects or with other NMDA inhibitors, such as ketamine.
The moon can be ascending and waning or waxing and descending.
The path of the ascending and descending moon is similar to the progress of the sun during the year.
The aneurysm of the ascending aorta or dissecting aneurysm is a life-threatening complication of aortic coarctation.
But if there is ascending aortic aneurysm in addition to aortic coarctation without aortic dissection, the first repair must be performed for aortic coarctation.
The decision was made to resect the suspected meningoencephalocele, identify the skull base defect, and repair it to reduce and perhaps eliminate the risk of ascending meningitis.
The auctioneer can just as well cry out an ascending sequence of prices to the gathered bidders, stopping the auction when enough are willing to take down the total issue.
At each observation the patron's choice of options in ascending to or descending from the department store was recorded.
"It's a very unexpected finding," saysDeutsch, "and it's a great surprise to people." For any one individual, a given pattern will clearly and consistently sound either ascending or descending.
United States-based Vitae Pharmaceuticals has commenced a Phase I multiple ascending dose clinical trial of its wholly owned and first-in-class RORyt inhibitor product candidate, VTP-43742, it was reported yesterday.
M2 PHARMA-October 25, 2011-Basilea completes Phase I multiple ascending dose study of BAL30072(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS