• One determination of patency of the airway is performed by applying an oscillatory pressure waveform of known frequency to a patient's airway, calculating the magnitude of the component of the air flow signal at the known frequency induced by the oscillatory pressure waveform and comparing the calculated magnitude with a threshold value. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • The anomalous signal was equivalent at equivalent multiplicity for the two procedures, and structure-determination success correlated with anomalous signal metrics. (iucr.org)
  • The first workshop--scheduled for April 13-14, 2006, in the NIH Natcher Conference Center, Bethesda, MD--will address bottlenecks to high-throughput structure determination. (nih.gov)
  • This determination does not prevent, nor should it be viewed as discouraging, the voluntary use of a single IRB in cooperative research subject to the 2018 Requirements that would fall within the above two categories. (hhs.gov)
  • For the issue of the PYD (Democratic Union Party) terror group in Syria, we have just the same determination," he added, referring to the main pro-Kurdish party in northern Syria and its People's Protection Units (YPG) militia. (yahoo.com)
  • Our goal is to redress this gap through a hypothetical reconstruction of the main evolutionary steps that led to the Drosophila sex-determination system. (genetics.org)
  • His main research interest is in the reproductive physiology of fish, with special attention to the mechanisms of sex determination and differentiation. (eurekalert.org)
  • The molecular complexity of the Drosophila somatic sex-determination pathway poses formidable intellectual challenges for attempts to explain its evolutionary origins. (genetics.org)
  • CONSIDERING the seemingly simple task that the Drosophila sex-determination pathway performs, namely the production of males and females, it exhibits a remarkable degree of complexity (reviewed in S chutt and N öthiger 2000 ). (genetics.org)
  • Comparative analyses of Dipteran relatives of Drosophila and more distantly related species reveal further structural and regulatory complexity, as the sex-determination mechanisms employ some of the same genes but frequently in different ways along with a suite of other control elements. (genetics.org)
  • We have chosen to concentrate on Drosophila as this is the best characterized of all the sex-determination pathways and, by virtue of its complexity, provides a challenging test of our general approach. (genetics.org)
  • The XY sex-determination system is the sex-determination system found in humans , most other mammals , some insects ( Drosophila ), some snakes, and some plants ( Ginkgo ). (wikipedia.org)
  • The reported protein content of foods depends on the analytical method used for determination, making a direct comparison between studies difficult. (mdpi.com)
  • A number of analytical techniques commonly used to determine the moisture content of foods are based on determinations of the mass of water present in a known mass of sample. (umass.edu)
  • Nevertheless, as we will see later, there are a number of practical problems associated with these techniques that make highly accurate determinations of moisture content difficult or that limit their use for certain applications. (umass.edu)
  • Handbook of Anion Determination is a guidebook that details various methods that can be employed in determining anions. (worldcat.org)
  • Lewison, D. and Lee, D., "Determination of Forming Limits by Digital Image Processing Methods," SAE Technical Paper 1999-01-3168, 1999, https://doi.org/10.4271/1999-01-3168 . (sae.org)
  • The review for potentially significant competition issues is one part of the "ICANN Preliminary Determination" stage set out on the Registry Services Workflow diagram, at http://www.icann.org/en/resources/registries/rsep/workflow . (icann.org)
  • Based on the analysis, General Counsel reaches a preliminary determination on the competition issues (i.e., no significant competition issues or significant competition issues could be raised). (icann.org)
  • If preliminary determination is that no significant competition issues could be raised, the competition review is complete. (icann.org)
  • If preliminary determination is that significant competition issues could be raised by the RSEP request, ICANN, through the General Counsel, will refer the matter to the appropriate competition authority or authorities with jurisdiction of the matter. (icann.org)
  • Such findings may be affirmative even though the preliminary determination under section 1671b(e)(1) of this title was negative. (house.gov)
  • If the preliminary determination by the administering authority under section 1671b(b) of this title is negative, and its final determination under subsection (a) is affirmative, then the final determination by the Commission under this subsection shall be made within 75 days after the date of that affirmative final determination. (house.gov)
  • Janzen, F. J. & Phillips, P. C. Exploring the evolution of environmental sex determination, especially in reptiles. (nature.com)
  • Among 34 non-avian reptiles, a convergently evolved pair of amino acids encoded by sequence within exon 2 near the DM-binding domain of Dmrt1 distinguishes species with either type of sex determination. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • The XY system contrasts in several ways with the ZW sex-determination system found in birds , some insects, many reptiles , and various other animals, in which the heterogametic sex is female. (wikipedia.org)
  • To me, understanding the evolution of the X and Y is so important because we need to understand that there are all of these variations in the genetics of sex determination," she added. (medindia.net)
  • Tousignant, A. & Crews, D. Effect of exogenous estradiol applied at different embryonic stages on sex determination, growth, and mortality in the leopard gecko ( Eublepharis macularius ). (nature.com)
  • None of the previous discussions, however, have explained the complexity seen in sex-determination pathways in terms of evolutionary dynamics and selectional forces. (genetics.org)
  • I use Tom Brady as an example of someone who has used determination as a mindset to create ultimate success. (youtube.com)
  • 1951 2 Sheets-Sheet 2 United States Patent APPARATUS FOR DETERMINATION OF RELATIVE HUMIDITY James M. Brady, West Long Branch, N. J., assignor to Harrison D. Brailsford, Rye, N. Y. (google.com)
  • For a MIT that is not an AMIT (Non-AMIT) the net income is reduced by the amount subject to trustee taxation at the corporate rate - for the income year to which the determination relates. (ato.gov.au)
  • 73335) The present invention relates to improvements in devices for the determination of relative humidity, the detection of the dew point and the like. (google.com)
  • If the severity ratings or functional limitations provided by the evaluating medical provider are adjusted, the Disability Specialist must clearly describe the reason why we rejected the medical evidence provider's opinion and identify the medical evidence used to make the determination. (wa.gov)
  • One component of ICANN's consideration of each RSEP request is that ICANN must make a preliminary reasonable determination of whether the proposed Registry Service "could raise significant competition issues. (icann.org)
  • While this Determination only applies to TelstraClear, I am sure that other companies will seek access to the UBS on the same basis, which would make the whole market more competitive," Colin Jackson said. (scoop.co.nz)
  • They rule on motions during the trial stage and, following the trial, make an initial determination as to whether a violation of section 337 exists. (usitc.gov)
  • In particular, N öthiger and S teinmann -Zwicky ( 1985 ) showed how the multiplicity of insect sex-determination systems might, in principle, reflect diversity only in the most upstream switches of the pathway, while W ilkins ( 1995 ) argued that the long Caenorhabditis elegans pathway might have grown by successive addition of upstream control elements to an ancient conserved downstream module. (genetics.org)
  • This manual on water quality has been designed to present a system for the determination and evaluation of those conditions and substances of primary interest to the aquatic biologist, which occur in natural and polluted waters. (worldcat.org)
  • Morin's method of determination, which is the foundation of his system, relies on astrological houses to show how influences 2 enter individual lives. (astro.com)
  • An Attitude and Orbit Determination and Control System for a Small Geostationary Satellite. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • His world-class understanding of orbit dynamics led him to hold positions at EG&G, developing NASA's orbit determination software system. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In the early years of the 21st century such observations prompted research that demonstrated that all Pythons and Boas so far investigated definitely have the XY system of sex determination. (wikipedia.org)
  • Birds and many insects have a similar system of sex determination ( ZW sex-determination system ), in which it is the females that are heterogametic (ZW), while males are homogametic (ZZ). (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to address this problem, Booth, Gamble, and colleagues digested the genomes of male and female boas, pythons, and Western diamondback rattlesnakes ( Crotalus atrox ), which are known to use a ZW sex determination system, with restriction enzymes to create fragments just hundreds of base pairs long. (the-scientist.com)
  • In addition, there is now considerable knowledge about sex determination in other Dipteran insects, which permits informative comparisons and the inference of ancestral states. (genetics.org)
  • But they also found an excess of sex-specific genetic markers in male boa and python sequences, which suggested that these snakes have XY sex determination. (the-scientist.com)
  • ABD Disability Determinations are made by a team consisting of a Disability Specialist and a contracted doctor. (wa.gov)
  • Note that this determination is only made for purposes of section 46.114(b)(2)(ii) - namely, for determining whether certain cooperative research may be excepted from the single IRB mandate. (hhs.gov)
  • by reason of imports, or sales (or the likelihood of sales) for importation, of the merchandise with respect to which the administering authority has made an affirmative determination under subsection (a). (house.gov)
  • This part of the section is very important for age determination of this species. (noaa.gov)
  • It is a perfect addition to the Excellence line titrators, which allows for many other petrochemical measurements, such as Karl Fischer titration and potentiometric AN determination, in addition to thermometric AN titration. (prweb.com)
  • Notice has been issued to ultrasound centers not to indulge in illegal practice of sex determination. (medindia.net)
  • The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved a series of broad comparability determinations that would permit substituted compliance with non-U.S. regulatory regimes as compared to certain swaps provisions of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the Commission's regulations. (cftc.gov)
  • Nevertheless, catecholamine determinations are still of interest to improve the biochemical diagnosis of PHEO in difficult cases that usually require a clonidine-suppression test, or to establish whether a patient with PHEO secretes high concentrations of catecholamines in addition to metanephrines. (nih.gov)
  • Although summary determination of no violation at the ITC is somewhat rare, ALJs can be receptive to arguments based on §112 or §101 issues . (lexology.com)
  • The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced its determination of exception for two categories of research from the required use of a single institutional review board (IRB) to review cooperative research under the HHS regulations for the protection of human subjects. (hhs.gov)
  • This study shows that TSD in fish is far less widespread than currently believed, suggesting that TSD is clearly the exception in fish sex-determination. (eurekalert.org)
  • Special determinations. (worldcat.org)
  • A special team was assigned to confirm the complaints imposed on the doctor about conducting sex determination test and fetal abortions in a private clinic. (medindia.net)
  • However, determination of whether making and selling a special component of a patented product constitutes patent infringement has not been expressly stipulated in any laws or regulations in China. (lexology.com)
  • misc{etde_545210, title = {Determination of Design Basis Earthquake ground motion} author = {Kato, Muneaki} abstractNote = {This paper describes principle of determining of Design Basis Earthquake following the Examination Guide, some examples on actual sites including earthquake sources to be considered, earthquake response spectrum and simulated seismic waves. (osti.gov)
  • The simplest form of determination is sheer willfulness. (paulgraham.com)
  • The determination does not form part of an assessment, but may be included with a notice of assessment. (ato.gov.au)
  • Expert determination is a historically accepted form of dispute resolution invoked when there is not a formulated dispute in which the parties have defined positions that need to be subjected to arbitration, but rather both parties are in agreement that there is a need for an evaluation. (wikipedia.org)
  • All gTLD registry operators must follow the RSEP when submitting a request for new Registry Services, as defined at Section 1.1 of the Registry Services Evaluation Policy (at http://www.icann.org/en/resources/registries/rsep/policy ). (icann.org)
  • But even in the highest of high tech industries, success still depends more on determination than brains. (paulgraham.com)
  • The Committee s findings on each material supervisory determination appealed by the [Bank] ( Bank ) is presented below along with an explanation of the reason for the decision. (fdic.gov)
  • The technology for ground-based and space-borne detection of NEOs, orbit determination , and automated spacecraft control and rendezvous can be expected to improve and diffuse rapidly in the coming decades. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The early theoretical literature on the evolution of sex determination is extensive (see B ull 1983 for a review) but has not proved very illuminating, principally because it is too abstract, concentrating on conditions for the spread of hypothetical "modifiers. (genetics.org)
  • And - as it were - a seal is imprinted on the native which is a representation of the nature, condition, location, and particular determinations of the celestial bodies. (astro.com)
  • The specificity of determination and the localization of determinative factors is discussed. (pnas.org)