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slide

 [slīd]
a piece of glass or other transparent substance on which material is placed for examination under the microscope.

slide

(slīd),
A rectangular glass plate on which an object to be examined under the microscope is placed.

slide

(slīd) a glass plate on which objects are placed for microscopic examination.

slide

(slīd)
A rectangular glass plate on which is placed an object to be examined under the microscope.

slide

a piece of glass or other transparent substance on which material is placed for examination under the microscope.

acetate tape slide
see acetate tape slide.
slide culture technique
a rapid method of preparing fungal colonies for examination and identification.
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The original microscope slides, along with printed copies of the microscope slide interpretation, were returned to the client pathologists several days after scanning.
Several commercially available microscope slides were compared to slides that displayed hydrophilic characteristics.
Finding prepared microscope slides described as "folk art" sharply conflicted with my sense of the correct order of disciplines--particularly for items that I would reverently classify as the tools of scientists.
For example, using our microscope slide targets with 2 fmol of oligonucleotides, we obtained signal-to-noise (S/N) ratios of ~4.
Molnar (9) compared microscope slide and WSI diagnoses of 61 routine gastric biopsies and 42 routine colon biopsies, and reported a final concordance rate of 95.
Thus, in a wide range of samples processed by the flow-based analyzers (for example, 15% to 50%, depending on the patient population), the preparation and review of a blood smear microscope slide is required.
Conventional approaches for creating virtual slides have relied on a well-known technique called image tiling, which requires hours to capture and "stitch together" thousands of individual small regions from a microscope slide.
Mosaic's EZ-RAY technology for DNA microarray fabrication consists of a coated glass microscope slide and chemistries for enhanced binding of oligonucleotides to microarrays.
4, at 37 [degrees] C and pipetted onto a frosted glass microscope slide (Matsunami Glass Ind.
The exudate may then be collected and prepared for examination in one of three ways: 1) Draw lesion aspirates into the barrel of the needle with a tuberculin syringe and cap the needle (4); 2) touch a light microscope slide to the vesicle fluid; or 3) touch a 400-mesh, plastic-coated specimen grid directly to the base of the lesion (5).
The methods covered by the patent include a point-focus procedure that works by moving the microscope slide to a desired measurement location, moving the objective lens through a predefined set of height values, acquiring imagery data at each height, and determining the height of maximum contrast.
Standard substrates are microscope slide format with a 5-mm diameter active area.