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1. The act of accomplishing a cure.
2. A process by which something is prepared for use, as by heating, aging, etc.
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Cell biology The loss of a plasmid from a bacterial culture or of a dormant—lysogenized—virus inserted in a bacterial genome
Food science A process of improving a meat’s flavor, colour, tenderness, or shelf life with smoke, spices, and/or chemicals
Materials science A process in which a semisolid thermosetting plastic or resin is transformed into a solid by applying heat
Medical practice The removing of all traces of a disease
Molecular biology A treatment that promotes the loss of a resident prophage or plasmid from a cell—e.g., acridine orange is sometimes used to cure bacteria of a plasmid
Vox populi Making a finished product out of a raw material using heat or chemicals—e.g., tanned leather or vulcanised rubber
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Medical practice The removing of all traces of a disease. See Cure.
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technique for eliminating PLASMIDS from their host cells, by using agents such as ethidium bromide.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005


1. The act of accomplishing a cure.
2. A process by which something is prepared for use, as by heating or aging.
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Patient discussion about curing

Q. What is the best natural cure for migraines? Every day I hear something else... would love it if you can share your experience...I'm sick of chemicals:)

A. stay off any products that have a any kind of a caffine content, including chocolate. try this for 3wks, ypu should notice a difference

Q. Cn barret esophagous be cured? I was diagnosed with barretts esophagus several years ago, and so far keeps on the routine follow up. I met some other guy with same condition and he told after his doctor prescribed him with some anti-reflux meds, in the last endoscopy they found normal esophagus, and that he thinks he's now cured. Is that possible?

A. Anti-reflux treatment may lower the risk of cancer a little, but it won't cure it, so there's still a need for refular follow-up.

Q. What is the cure for psoriatic arthritis? I know someone with psoriatic arthritis. What is the cure? Please don't waste my time with anecdotal evidence from anonymous people who drink expensive imported juice and claim to be healed. What treatments and cures are available? What science is behind the remedies?

A. First off, has your friend actually had a biopsy done on the skin to positively confirm the diagnosis? I was diagnosed with the same thing years ago. I then sought a second opinion from a dermatologist who did a biopsy. It wasn't psoriatic arthritis at all. It was Lichen Planus.
If however, it is Psoriatic Arthritis, then I would highly recommend either a Rheumatologist, or a Homeopath/Naturopath. Personally, I prefer the Homeopathic approach. There are no man-made chemicals involved, which our bodies are not designed to assimilate. Introducing an artificial chemical to the human body often times creates an alternate imbalance somewhere else, with its own set of problems.

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According to literature, bonded brackets must have bond strength 6 and 8 MPa to successfully bear orthodontic forces.6 Different factors affect shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets, such as, curing time, curing distance, adhesive type, teeth related - source related and various other factors.7 No differences in MSB of orthodontic brackets were found among commercial LED units and conventional halogen units.8
From cured watermelon to lardo, each chef has creatively transcended the technique and presented is with new ideas and applications in the ancient tradition of curing. Chefs Anthony Goncalves and Marc Forgione present The Cure.
To ensure quality in the final meat product, the researchers indicate low-hardness water should be used when preparing curing solutions.
The dental assistant should be using a curing radiometer to check the light periodically, especially if it is an older model.
Then, one part of all of the mixtures was quenched with liquid nitrogen to analyze the curing kinetics using DSC.
However, the development of better compaction and curing methods for this type of mix may result in better resistance to rutting test results;
Two other methods of rapid adhesive bonding are induction curing, which is in widespread use, and microwave curing, which is predominantly a laboratory procedure.
[ClickPress, Thu Feb 28 2019] Epoxy curing agents are witnessing burgeoning demand, owing to their high mechanical strength, superior bonding property, and corrosion resistance, in industrial applications such as paints, coating, and inks.
Also, inspect the purge air delivery system to insure that it is free from pipe scale, rust and debris that can reduce or block the flow of air for curing or purging the core.