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modulate

(mŏj′ə-lāt′)
v. modu·lated, modu·lating, modu·lates
v.tr.
1. To regulate or adjust to a certain degree: physiological mechanisms that modulate the body's metabolic rate.
2. Biochemistry To act on (a receptor, for example) as an activator, an inhibitor, or both.

mod′u·la·bil′i·ty n.
mod′u·la′tive, mod′u·la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.
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These data suggest that the most cost-effective algorithm in the diagnosis of MG is testing for ACHR binding and blocking antibodies with reflex testing for modulating antibodies only in the presence of one or both of these other ACHR antibodies.
In non-linear range for m>1, say m=1.065 in which the peak of the modulating signals are greater then the peak of the triangular carrier signal.
In addition, the electronic control unit receives pressure information from two pressure transducers that sense pressure at each brake port of the tandem modulating valve.
(1998) have found that TJ-48 modulates the functions of intraepitherial lymphocytes (IEL) and lymphocytes in Peyer's patches and mesentric lymph nodes which belong to intestin al immune system, and it has been reported that lignin-carbohydrate complexes are a group of active ingredients for expression of enhancing activity on function of lymphocytes in Peyer's patches (intestinal immune system modulating activity)(Kiyohara et al., 2000).
The frequency of the modulating signal is set to at least a tenth of the anticipated modulating bandwidth.
To simulate a single, high-pressure gas-extraction train consisting of a modulating 4-inch working valve ([C.sub.v] = 87) in series with a wide-open 6-inch monitor valve with reduced trim valve ([C.sub.v] = 105), the signal to the new 6-inch control valve requires a 0.65 scaling factor.
The significance goes beyond astrophysics,as these developments seem to open a new way of modulating signals for communications technology.
Biopharmaceutical company Soligenix Inc (Nasdaq:SNGX) revealed on Thursday that it expects to receive the patent from the US Patent Office titled "Novel Peptides for Treating and Preventing Immune-Related Disorders, Including Treating and Preventing Infection by Modulating Innate Immunity" on 9 April 2019.
The range is compatible with single-stage, 2-stage and fully modulating heating systems.
ROTORK Process Controls has launched a new range of compact, robust and reliable electric actuators for control valves, regulators and other continuous modulating applications.
Modulating microbial exposure through probiotic supplementation represents a long-held strategy towards ameliorating disease via intestinal microbial community restructuring.
Washington, August 11 (ANI): Biologists and psychologists have long known that light affects mood, but a new study has indicated that light may also play a role in modulating fear and anxiety.