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preconditioning

preparation of 6 to 8 months old range-reared, recently weaned beef calves for entry into a feedlot and an intensive fattening program. Includes castration, dehorning and branding 3 weeks before and all vaccinations 2 weeks before weaning, and weaning 3 to 4 weeks before sale or entry to the feedlot. During this postweaning period the calf should become accustomed to feedlot feeds and conditions.
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After 10 days of initial preconditioning, plumular apex (both preconitioned and unconditioned) were excised from embryos and subsequently incubated on MS medium provided with 0.
By such preconditioning, Secretary Deles obstructs the efforts to achieve an agreement on social and economic reforms and a possible truce and cooperation before the end of the current Aquino administration, he said.
After preconditioning ended, the brain was protected from stroke damage for at least 8 weeks.
The new analysis shows that transportation-based discounts are increasing over time, and the pricing of value-adding factors such as preconditioning is changing as markets adapt to new supply-and-demand conditions.
It has been suggested that the beneficial effects of ischaemic preconditioning on infarct volume and stunning may be exerted via separately activating mito[K.
Heat preconditioning (MW) was performed 1 day before the first bout of exercise, with the subjects in a sitting position.
Finally, let us summarize the clustering results on preconditioning multilevel and block Toeplitz matrices by multilevel or block circulant preconditioners:
The protection of heart tissue was roughly equivalent to the effect of preconditioning the tissue with short bouts of oxygen deprivation, he adds.
The number of rolls is confidential, but it has an infeed nip, multiple heated preconditioning rolls, stretching rolls, annealing rolls, and cooling rolls.
The mechanisms by which heat tolerance is enhanced by drought preconditioning are not well understood.
2]) content in the molten iron, which is why preconditioning or X of irons is sometimes necessary for the production of consistent quality castings.