• And finally, some reactions to FiveThirtyEight's foray into March Madness (if you are sick of college basketball, skip to the Reads section). (nytimes.com)
  • That, at least, was what workers were hearing when they called benefits offices at Lockheed, Hughes Aircraft, Douglas Aircraft, the Los Angeles Times and other employers with thousands of Maxicare subscribers. (latimes.com)
  • Zach Helfand is a former sports reporter for the Los Angeles Times. (latimes.com)
  • She then wrote for The American Banker and Businessweek before joining the Los Angeles Times as a staff writer, a position she held from 1988 to 1998. (wikipedia.org)
  • Easton's writing for the Los Angeles Times earned her a National Headliner Award in 1994 for best magazine writing and a Sunday Magazine Editors Award for investigative reporting. (wikipedia.org)
  • E. Roth (1964) demonstrated a correlation between IQ and information processing speed, which is the reciprocal of the slope of the function: Reaction Time = Movement Time + log 2 ⁡ ( n ) Processing Speed {\displaystyle {\text{Reaction Time}}={\text{Movement Time}}+{\frac {\log _{2}(n)}{\text{Processing Speed}}}} where n is the number of choices. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rising number of infectious diseases caused due to the food contamination is creating the huge demand for real-time PCR systems. (openpr.com)
  • The widespread of spoilage is caused due to the contamination and the intake of such foods results in foodborne illness and therefore, the adoption of real-time PCR systems is increasing rapidly. (openpr.com)
  • Moreover, increasing number of people facing foodborne illness is creating the demand for real-time PCR systems in order to determine the presence of human pathogens and microorganisms. (openpr.com)
  • Furthermore, the growing demand for packaged foods is also one of the major factors which drives the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • In addition, increasing food safety standards and rising focus on food security is compelling food & beverages manufactures towards the adoption of real-time PCR systems. (openpr.com)
  • Real-time PCR systems are the laboratory equipments which are used to amplify the copies of specific DNA segment. (openpr.com)
  • The rising prevalence of chronic and infectious diseases is propelling the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • Furthermore, the advancements in various sectors such as forensics, diagnostics, and proteomics research is creating the potential growth opportunities for real-time PCR Systems market. (openpr.com)
  • The rapid growth in the analytical instruments market is the primary factor driving the growth of the real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • Also, the increasing adulteration of food products and growing need for accurate diagnosis are creating potential growth opportunities for real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • Furthermore, the research & development spending of government coupled with the increasing number of food safety & diagnostics standards is also fuelling the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • Apart from this, the surge in demand for real-time PCR systems for sample preparations and for accurate data analysis and interpretation at the time of high sample volumes and shorter timelines is also driving the growth of real-time PCR systems. (openpr.com)
  • In addition, the continuous demand for advanced real-time PCR systems for various research areas such as pathogen detection, genetic diseases, oncology, and pharmacogenomics is also propelling the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • The high cost of real-time PCR systems is the primary factor which hampers the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • Moreover, the reluctance of small and medium size organizations towards the adoption of real-time PCR systems due to limited budget is the major challenge for the growth of real-time PCR systems market. (openpr.com)
  • On the basis of geography, North America is expected to capture the large market share in terms of revenue in the real-time PCR systems market, due to the growing adoption of advanced real-time PCR systems for food safety and analysis and presence of various key real-time PCR systems manufacturer in the region. (openpr.com)
  • Europe and Asia Pacific are also anticipated to capture substantial market shares in the global real-time PCR systems market, owing to the presence of various testing laboratories, pharmaceutical, and research facilities in various countries of these regions. (openpr.com)
  • Moreover, the growth in food, chemical, and pharmaceutical sectors of countries in Asia Pacific is also creating the huge demand for real-time PCR systems. (openpr.com)
  • Furthermore, the real-time PCR systems markets in MEA and Latin America are expected witness moderate growth owing to the growing investments in the research and development sector of various countries in these regionS. (openpr.com)
  • A real-time polymerase chain reaction (Real-Time PCR), also known as quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR), is a laboratory technique of molecular biology based on the polymerase chain reaction (PCR). (wikipedia.org)
  • Real-time PCR can be used quantitatively (quantitative real-time PCR), and semi-quantitatively, i.e. above/below a certain amount of DNA molecules (semi quantitative real-time PCR). (wikipedia.org)
  • Two common methods for the detection of PCR products in real-time PCR are: (1) non-specific fluorescent dyes that intercalate with any double-stranded DNA, and (2) sequence-specific DNA probes consisting of oligonucleotides that are labelled with a fluorescent reporter which permits detection only after hybridization of the probe with its complementary sequence. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Minimum Information for Publication of Quantitative Real-Time PCR Experiments (MIQE) guidelines propose that the abbreviation qPCR be used for quantitative real-time PCR and that RT-qPCR be used for reverse transcription-qPCR. (wikipedia.org)
  • The acronym "RT-PCR" commonly denotes reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction and not real-time PCR, but not all authors adhere to this convention. (wikipedia.org)
  • This measurement is made after each amplification cycle, and this is the reason why this method is called real time PCR (that is, immediate or simultaneous PCR). (wikipedia.org)
  • qPCR is also referred to as quantitative PCR, quantitative real-time PCR, and real-time quantitative PCR. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primerdesign was founded by Dr Jim Wicks, Dr Rob Powell and Professor Tom Brown within the University of Southampton to share their expertise in real-time PCR and DNA chemistry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies suggest that the search for a word within a randomly ordered list-in which the reaction time increases linearly according to the number of items-does not allow for the generalization of the scientific law, considering that, in other conditions, the reaction time may not be linearly associated to the logarithm of the number of elements or even show other variations of the basic plane. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trump's 2018 and 2019 physicals were both announced ahead of time. (latimes.com)
  • In this Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, a firefighter keeps watch as a wildfire burns in the Cleveland National Forest in Corona, Calif. Researchers have expanded a health-monitoring study of wildland firefighters after a previous study found season-long health declines and deteriorating reaction times. (nbcbayarea.com)
  • Cross-referencing this data with results from the reaction time test, the researchers found that the participants who logged slower reaction times were 25% more likely to have died. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • When the results were measured with a computer, they were noticeably slower, with an average reaction time of 0.268 of a second, according to a literature review done by Clemson University researchers. (reference.com)
  • My reaction time is 320ms thats like 100ms slower then average (20yo btw) Also i do a lot of aim botz and my record is 100kills for 80 seconds what is pretty bad as well Is there any way to improve this? (hltv.org)
  • I have slow reaction time in this test (250 on a good day) and I am slower than my friends in game as well. (hltv.org)
  • This results in decreased reaction times in Posner's spatial cueing task for validly cued targets, and slower reaction times in response to invalidly cued targets: "Detection latencies are reduced when subjects receive a cue that indicates where in the visual field the signal will occur" (Posner, Snyder & Davidson, 1980). (wikipedia.org)
  • This brand new pedal has an even faster, more intuitive engagement without any rubbing, which is thanks to the Iclic concept of a pre-open clipless system (TIME patent)The use of a carbon flexion blade instead of the traditional metal spring allows for these new pedals to be extremely light. (chainreactioncycles.com)
  • Interested in Time Pedals? (chainreactioncycles.com)
  • With the interest thus aroused in the variability of human behavior, and with the concurrent development of accurate timing apparatus designed to eliminate this factor from astronomical observations, there eventually resulted the measurement of true RT s by two astronomers. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Importantly, the predictive strength of intraindividual reaction time variability was virtually unchanged when we removed participants who developed dementia over the subsequent eight years. (eurekalert.org)
  • The findings add to our previous research showing that measures of reaction time variability are sensitive to other age-related neuropathological states including preclinical dementia and falls. (eurekalert.org)
  • CHeBA Co-Director and co-author, Professor Perminder Sachdev, said the findings are an important contribution to a small but growing field investigating reaction time variability as a behavioural marker of neurobiological integrity. (eurekalert.org)
  • The Serial Reaction Time Task: Implicit Motor Skill Learning? (wikipedia.org)
  • The Five-choice serial-reaction time task (5CSRTT) is a laboratory behavioral task used in psychological research to assess visuospatial attention and motor impulsivity in animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Source: Vaccination reactions in vaccinia-naïve and previously vaccinated volunteers in a clinical study of diluted Dryvax smallpox vaccine enrolled at the NIAID-supported Vaccine Treatment and Evaluation Units at Saint Louis University in 2002. (cdc.gov)
  • Stop-signal reaction-time task Animal testing on rodents Robbins, TW (October 2002). (wikipedia.org)
  • News about Fusion (Nuclear Reaction), including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • By Wireless To the New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • SPORTS PEOPLE: BASKETBALL;Bulls Renounce Knight The New York Times, July 13, 1996 Knight Agrees To Celtics Deal The New York Times, July 6, 1997 Knicks Send Ewing to Sonics As 4-Team Deal Ends an Era The New York Times, September 21, 2000 KAWAKAMI, TIM (24 May 1999). (wikipedia.org)
  • Ulfelder has also been cited and quoted as an expert on political forecasting and political instability in the New York Times and the Washington Post. (wikipedia.org)
  • when I did it my dad had the fastest reaction time I thought I would. (pbskids.org)
  • What Age and Gender Have the Fastest Reaction Time? (reference.com)
  • Beijing Olympic runners were measured for their reaction times, and the results concluded that male runners had an average reaction time of 166 milliseconds, or 0.166 of a second, while female runners had an average of 189 milliseconds, or 0.189 of a second. (reference.com)
  • There is not really a solid way to improve reaction times other than lots and lots of practice to improve your specific in game reaction time like you've probably already have. (hltv.org)
  • Do your reaction times improve with practice? (pbskids.org)
  • In this activity, you will conduct a simple, measurable experiment (the ruler drop test) to study reaction time and determine how it can be improved with practice. (education.com)