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binding

(bīnd'ing),
The perceptual connection between aspects of a visual experience, such that the color of a moving object appears to be unified with the object (for example, whereas movement and color are processed in different brain regions).

binding

The specific adherence of a molecule to one or more others, which reflects complementarity between between them—e.g., enzymes binding to substrates; antibodies to antigens; DNA to complementary strands of nucleic acids.

bind·ing

(bīnd'ing)
The perceptual connection between aspects of a visual experience, such that the color of a moving object appears to be unified with the object (e.g., whereas movement and color are processed in different brain regions).

binding,

n a reversible combination of various drugs with body constituents such as plasma proteins.

binding

1. holding separate units together.
2. in meat hygiene terms, the capacity to absorb and retain water.

binding element
a specific sequence in DNA, usually less than 10 nucleotides, to which a particular protein binds; the tertiary structure of the sequence also influences the binding.
binding quality
a measurement of the binding capacity of a sample, e.g. of meat.
binding test
is used to measure amounts of antigen or antibody by measuring the amount to which it is bound in an immune complex either directly (primary), after separation by precipitation, agglutination or complement fixation (secondary) or the in vivo effects (tertiary).

Patient discussion about binding

Q. My friend has Progressive MS, he is bound to a wheelchair, Prognosis? How can I help? He must be moved by a Hoyer Lift, he has caregivers. He has a beautiful voice and does have enough ability to move in his chair around local community. He has some bad days with spacicity, I want to help but am unsure as to how? He is 60? or so and lives on his own, he has had MS for many years and a number of complications, such as pneumonia and decubitus. Please help me to help him!

A. There are a number of ideas and resources for social and recreational activities (i.e. wheelchair sports, dancing, travel, aviation, etc.) that may be helpful, which can be found at www.mobility-advisor.com.

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By applying the binding contract rule, the parties can measure the COI requirement immediately before the definitive agreement is signed, thereby securing the qualification regardless of subsequent declines in the value of acquirer stock.
The machine that actually binds the SteelBinding sets is a bit more expensive, at between $400 and $450, than maw other thermal binding systems.
The oxygen binding affinity of natural human hemoglobin is too high when it is free in the blood stream (not contained within erythrocytes) because of a lack of allosteric control.
Most earlier studies relied on the addition of radioactively labeled leptin, equilibration of the labeled leptin with endogenous bound leptin, and detection of radioactivity in the bound fraction after standard gel permeation chromatography to demonstrate binding (equilibration method) (15-17,19-21).
Because the suggestion committee's decisions were final and binding under Harrison Radiator's suggestion plan, the 6th Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of Muncy's claim.
368-1(e)(2)(i) provides that in determining whether a proprietary interest in the target is preserved, the consideration to be exchanged pursuant to a contract is valued on the last business day before the first date on which such contract is a binding contract, but only if such contract provides for fixed consideration.
It is well accepted that EDCs exert their effects after binding at the classical ER-[alpha] and ER-[beta], inducing classic nuclear actions (Grunfeld and Bonefeld-Jorgensen 2004; McLachlan 2001).
But in 5:17-19 "loosing" the commandments is contrasted not with binding them but with doing ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) them and teaching ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) them.
Gambaryan A, Tuzikov A, Piskarev V, Yamnikova SS, Lvov DK, Robertson JS, et ah Specification of receptor-binding phenotypes of influenza virus isolates from different hosts using synthetic sialylgly-copolymers: non-egg-adapted human HI and H3 influenza A and influenza B viruses share a common high binding affinity for 6'-sialyl(N-acetyllactosamine).
As data in this application demonstrate, the technology covered under this patent allows us to identify optimal zinc finger DNA-binding protein binding sites and corresponding zinc finger DNA-binding proteins for gene regulation more efficiently.
The binding of gene regulatory proteins to DNA often results in a deformation of the DNA.