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naïve

 [nah-ēv´]
not previously exposed to therapy or treatment.

naive

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naïve

(nī-ēv′, nä-) also

naif

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naïf

(nī-ēf′, nä-)
adj.
Not having experienced or been subjected to something, as:
a. Not previously subjected to experiments: testing naive mice.
b. Not having previously taken or received a particular drug: patients naive to antipsychotic medication.

na·ive′ly adv.
na·ive′ness n.
Immunology Referring to a person or an immune system which has not been previously exposed to a particular antigen and thus doesn’t form antibodies against the antigen
Vox populi Innocent, unsophisticated, artless, ingenuous, unworldly, trusting
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The mean improvement in the pain score was about 54% in the refractory group and 65% in the naive group.
Accuracy Sensitivity Specificity Naive Bayes-U 71.83% 54.84% 85% SVM-U 84.51% 87.10% 82.50% KNN-U 73.24% 77.42% 70% The integrated classifier 85.92% 83.87% 87.50% (ultrasounds) NPV PPV AUC Naive Bayes-U 70.83% 73.91% 0.6831 SVM-U 89.19% 79.41% 0.8427 KNN-U 80% 66.67% 0.7250 The integrated classifier 87.50% 83.87% 0.8363 (ultrasounds) TABLE 4: The performance of single classifier compared with the integrated classifiers on mammography images.
In comparison with the reference ranges, our HIV-infected patients had lower CD4+ T-cell and naive CD4+ T-cell counts and proportions, as well as higher proportions and lower levels of memory CD4+ T-cells during 8-year ART [Figure 1] and [Figure 2], [Supplementary Figure S1]a and [Supplementary Figure S1]b [SUPPORTING:1].
In non-cirrhotic patients, including naive and with previous failure to PegIFN/RBV, SOF plus PegIFN/RBV for 12 weeks resulted in high SVR rates (83-100%) (Table 1).
The preprocessed data is given as input to the Naive Bayes algorithm.
To evaluate the performance of Naive Bayes classifier and ensemble methods, three datasets were obtained as shown in Table 1.
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