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hot lab

Medspeak-UK
A term of art referring to a clinical laboratory at an NHS hospital trust (UK) that generates results—e.g., chemical and haematologic values from a specimen—in less than four hours.

Microbiology 
A facility that performs diagnostics and/or research on Hazard Group 3 and Hazard Group 4 pathogens.

Nuclear medicine
A lab in which radiopharmaceuticals or radioactive diagnostic tracers are prepared.
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This phase of dismantling will be carried out by the contract holder and consists in: - identifying a hot base allowing the reception of the device as soon as it leaves the cell, - preparing and taking charge of the transfer between the Lidec and this hot base, Disconnect and handle the hot zone of the device from the cell to the hot shuttle, - to manage the device either as a SEM for another hot laboratory or as a nuclear waste.
Armenia will unlikely to be able to use this fuel for other purposes, as hot laboratory and specialized robotic technologies are required for processing.
b) six heart strokes regulators, (c) machines for the Urology Surgery, (d) instruments for the hot laboratory for the active elements unit, (e) heart & chest surgery machines, also (f) brain & nerves surgery machines.
Gallagher and his colleagues directed a series of laser pulses into a jet of lithium atoms streaming from a hot laboratory oven.