tissue typing


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tissue typing a series of diagnostic tests before an organ transplant to determine whether the tissues of a donor and recipient are compatible
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In literature:

But to the other type, she who droops under her silks and gold tissue, whose pearls are chains indeed, we would throw out a lifeline.
"Woman as Decoration" by Emily Burbank
We now come to Bone, a tissue confined to the vertebrata, and typically shown only in the higher types.
"Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata" by H. G. Wells
In experimenting with certain types of plant tissues, I find that an external stimulus may not always evoke an immediate reply.
"Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
Type of muscle tissue Myoma.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
Over the face of the columns of type are spread several layers of tissue paper pasted together.
"News Writing" by M. Lyle Spencer
E is a corpuscle of a type found in the subcutaneous tissue, as well as in more interior parts of the body.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth

In news:

In biology, a whole animal will be reduced to its constitutive organs, these organs to individual tissues, and then individual areas to single cell types.
The fastest-growing type of occupation-related injury involving inflammation of tissues.
With an additional $30.3 million in funding from the NIH, the project will focus on more data types and more human cells and tissues.
Ganglion (GANG-lee-on) cysts are the most common type of soft tissue mass that form under your skin.
This is the most extreme category, but it only comprises 10% of cases of FGC.2 Type IV includes other alterations to the genitals that do not remove tissue, such as piercing, pricking, or cauterization.1.
A hormone produced by fat tissues holds promise for people with insulin resistance or type 2 diabetes, a new report suggests.
There are several type of medical devices using electrical and magnetic stimulation, including electromuscular stimulation (EMS) of muscle tissue, which can aid in the recuperation of overworked muscles.
Myxoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma is a rare type of pediatric non-rhabdomyosarcoma soft-tissue sarcoma.
Myxoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma is a rare type of pediatric non-rhabdomyosarcoma soft-tissue sarcoma.
Metaplasia is the conversion of one adult tissue or cell type into another tissue or cell type.
Each type of tissue has its own rate of turnover, some regenerating in a few days, some over many years.
Scientists have reprogrammed skin cell s into various types of cells, including heart, muscle and brain tissue.
When you're stressed, cortisol breaks downs lean muscle (the type of tissue that burns calories most efficiently) and also holds on to fat storage in the abdominal region.
A report released Wednesday said microscopic changes in tissue suggest that the corals are under some type of stress.
A report released Wednesday says microscopic changes in tissue suggest the corals are under some type of stress.

In science:

We focused on the relationship between cellular localisation and expression of the markers in each tissue type.
Mass data exploration in oncology: An information synthesis approach
As a context to interpret the significance of this application, consider the reprogramming of differentiated (somatic) cells from a given tissue to pluripotent stem cell state, which can then differentiate into cells of a different type of tissue.
Controlling Complex Networks with Compensatory Perturbations
LPS-load on phagocytes influences volume and F-content composition (SP8) and, as a result, influences the volume and types of cytokines secreted after possible loss of tolerance (deprogramming) from R-phagocytes in tissues, including because of synergy between LPS and PG (Myhre 2006, Traub 2006).
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
The phantom models for tissue types: the background fat tissue is a assigned a value of 1.0, the modeled fibro-glandular tissue takes a value of 1.1, the outer skin layer is set to 1.15, and the micro-calcifications are assigned values in the range [1.8,2.3].
Convex optimization problem prototyping for image reconstruction in computed tomography with the Chambolle-Pock algorithm
Any type of variation in distribution of gene expression in different tissues or different populations could be of interest.) The directional-pair formulation (2.4) is usually more appropriate in comparing the effectiveness of two drugs, two teaching methods, etc.
Recent developments towards optimality in multiple hypothesis testing