psychotrophic

psy·cho·tro·phic

(sīkō-trōpik)
Denotes a pharmacotherapeutic agent that affects brain function, usually used in the context of drugs.
[G. psychros, cold, + trophē, growth, nourishment, + -ic, adj. suffix]
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In order to verify the antimicrobial activity of the lemongrass extracts during the storage period of the chicken sausages, the psychotrophic and aerobes mesophilic microorganisms were counted (Figure 1).
Psychotrophic medications, specifically novel anti-psychotics, have been associated with significant weight gain and IR, which is usually observed soon after their initiation (47).
Although lipolysis in milk can be mediated by lipases naturally present in milk, microbial lipases from contaminated psychotrophic bacteria during cold storage of fresh milk can also catalyse the breakdown of lipids in milk [26].
In the section 'Professionals Perceptions' it was noted that Dixon was "at risk of relapse", as he had suddenly stopped all psychotrophic (mental health medication).
Survey for psychotrophic bacterial pathogens in minimally processed lettuce.
Cold-active serine alkaline protease from the psychotrophic bacterium Shewanella strain Ac 10: gene cloning and enzyme purification and characterization.
The aerobic psychotrophic population on meat and meat contact surfaces in a meat production system on meat stored at chill temperatures.
Those (n = 17, 9 men, 8 women) who (a) had been assessed and confirmed as having ADHD and completed all baseline measures, and (b) were not taking EMP+ or any other psychotrophic medication at least two weeks prior to and during the assessment period after the earthquake constituted the control individuals.
Psikotrop (uyusturucu) maddeler (Psychotrophic substances).(Online) (Cited 2009 Aug 11).
Bahnassi said he did not keep track of how much he made, but that the fees were for giving seminars to other doctors on new psychotrophic (central nervous system) medications.
(70) Jami Floyd, The Administration of Psychotrophic Drugs to
Abstract - In this study, we have investigated the potential changes in the number of total and psychotrophic microorganisms, coliform, E.