The mixture of gases present in the earth's atmosphere consisting of oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and small amounts of other gases.
Any substance in the air which could, if present in high enough concentration, harm humans, animals, vegetation or material. Substances include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; and volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
The presence of contaminants or pollutant substances in the air (AIR POLLUTANTS) that interfere with human health or welfare, or produce other harmful environmental effects. The substances may include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; or volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the air. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Blocking of a blood vessel by air bubbles that enter the circulatory system, usually after TRAUMA; surgical procedures, or changes in atmospheric pressure.
The motion of air currents.
The contamination of indoor air.
Thin-walled sacs or spaces which function as a part of the respiratory system in birds, fishes, insects, and mammals.
The maintenance of certain aspects of the environment within a defined space to facilitate the function of that space; aspects controlled include air temperature and motion, radiant heat level, moisture, and concentration of pollutants such as dust, microorganisms, and gases. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Constituent of 30S subunit prokaryotic ribosomes containing 1600 nucleotides and 21 proteins. 16S rRNA is involved in initiation of polypeptide synthesis.
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
DNA sequences encoding RIBOSOMAL RNA and the segments of DNA separating the individual ribosomal RNA genes, referred to as RIBOSOMAL SPACER DNA.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
The dissociation of molecules in the air into positive and negative ions under the influence of an electric field.
Automotive safety devices consisting of a bag designed to inflate upon collision and prevent passengers from pitching forward. (American Heritage Dictionary, 1982)
Particles of any solid substance, generally under 30 microns in size, often noted as PM30. There is special concern with PM1 which can get down to PULMONARY ALVEOLI and induce MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION and PHAGOCYTOSIS leading to FOREIGN BODY REACTION and LUNG DISEASES.
The force per unit area that the air exerts on any surface in contact with it. Primarily used for articles pertaining to air pressure within a closed environment.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Nitrogen oxide (NO2). A highly poisonous gas. Exposure produces inflammation of lungs that may only cause slight pain or pass unnoticed, but resulting edema several days later may cause death. (From Merck, 11th ed) It is a major atmospheric pollutant that is able to absorb UV light that does not reach the earth's surface.
The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
The relative amounts of the PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in a nucleic acid.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
Barriers used to separate and remove PARTICULATE MATTER from air.
A highly toxic, colorless, nonflammable gas. It is used as a pharmaceutical aid and antioxidant. It is also an environmental air pollutant.
Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of bacteria.
The unstable triatomic form of oxygen, O3. It is a powerful oxidant that is produced for various chemical and industrial uses. Its production is also catalyzed in the ATMOSPHERE by ULTRAVIOLET RAY irradiation of oxygen or other ozone precursors such as VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS and NITROGEN OXIDES. About 90% of the ozone in the atmosphere exists in the stratosphere (STRATOSPHERIC OZONE).
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Genes, found in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, which are transcribed to produce the RNA which is incorporated into RIBOSOMES. Prokaryotic rRNA genes are usually found in OPERONS dispersed throughout the GENOME, whereas eukaryotic rRNA genes are clustered, multicistronic transcriptional units.
Supplying a building or house, their rooms and corridors, with fresh air. The controlling of the environment thus may be in public or domestic sites and in medical or non-medical locales. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Gases, fumes, vapors, and odors escaping from the cylinders of a gasoline or diesel internal-combustion engine. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed & Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Procedures for identifying types and strains of bacteria. The most frequently employed typing systems are BACTERIOPHAGE TYPING and SEROTYPING as well as bacteriocin typing and biotyping.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
A measure of the amount of WATER VAPOR in the air.
Organic, monobasic acids derived from hydrocarbons by the equivalent of oxidation of a methyl group to an alcohol, aldehyde, and then acid. Fatty acids are saturated and unsaturated (FATTY ACIDS, UNSATURATED). (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.
The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
Statement of the position requirements, qualifications for the position, wage range, and any special conditions expected of the employee.
Relating to the size of solids.
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
The outward appearance of the individual. It is the product of interactions between genes, and between the GENOTYPE and the environment.
Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.
A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)
The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.
The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.
Air that is reduced in volume by pressure.
Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.
Widely used technique which exploits the ability of complementary sequences in single-stranded DNAs or RNAs to pair with each other to form a double helix. Hybridization can take place between two complimentary DNA sequences, between a single-stranded DNA and a complementary RNA, or between two RNA sequences. The technique is used to detect and isolate specific sequences, measure homology, or define other characteristics of one or both strands. (Kendrew, Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology, 1994, p503)
Collection, analysis, and interpretation of data about the frequency, distribution, and consequences of disease or health conditions, for use in the planning, implementing, and evaluating public health programs.
Fixed-wing aircraft or helicopters equipped for air transport of patients.
The salinated water of OCEANS AND SEAS that provides habitat for marine organisms.
An order of gram-positive, primarily aerobic BACTERIA that tend to form branching filaments.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
That branch of medicine dealing with the studies and effects of flight through the atmosphere or in space upon the human body and with the prevention or cure of physiological or psychological malfunctions arising from these effects. (from NASA Thesaurus)
Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.
An element with atomic symbol O, atomic number 8, and atomic weight [15.99903; 15.99977]. It is the most abundant element on earth and essential for respiration.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
The vapor state of matter; nonelastic fluids in which the molecules are in free movement and their mean positions far apart. Gases tend to expand indefinitely, to diffuse and mix readily with other gases, to have definite relations of volume, temperature, and pressure, and to condense or liquefy at low temperatures or under sufficient pressure. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.
Colloids with a gaseous dispersing phase and either liquid (fog) or solid (smoke) dispersed phase; used in fumigation or in inhalation therapy; may contain propellant agents.
The systematic arrangement of entities in any field into categories classes based on common characteristics such as properties, morphology, subject matter, etc.
A large or important municipality of a country, usually a major metropolitan center.
A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Aspects of health and disease related to air travel. It includes the physiologic and psychologic beneficial or adverse effects.
A colorless, odorless gas that can be formed by the body and is necessary for the respiration cycle of plants and animals.
Databases devoted to knowledge about specific genes and gene products.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
Models used experimentally or theoretically to study molecular shape, electronic properties, or interactions; includes analogous molecules, computer-generated graphics, and mechanical structures.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of chemical processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The science that investigates the principles governing correct or reliable inference and deals with the canons and criteria of validity in thought and demonstration. This system of reasoning is applicable to any branch of knowledge or study. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed & Sippl, Computer Dictionary, 4th ed)
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Carbon monoxide (CO). A poisonous colorless, odorless, tasteless gas. It combines with hemoglobin to form carboxyhemoglobin, which has no oxygen carrying capacity. The resultant oxygen deprivation causes headache, dizziness, decreased pulse and respiratory rates, unconsciousness, and death. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Compounds that accept electrons in an oxidation-reduction reaction. The reaction is induced by or accelerated by exposure to electromagnetic radiation in the spectrum of visible or ultraviolet light.
The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.
Ribonucleic acid in bacteria having regulatory and catalytic roles as well as involvement in protein synthesis.
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
A phase transition from liquid state to gas state, which is affected by Raoult's law. It can be accomplished by fractional distillation.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Software designed to store, manipulate, manage, and control data for specific uses.
A family of bacteria in the order Sphingobacteriales, class Sphingobacteria. They are gram-negative rods, mostly saprophytic in terrestrial and aquatic habitats.
Either of the pair of organs occupying the cavity of the thorax that effect the aeration of the blood.
Any normal or abnormal coloring matter in PLANTS; ANIMALS or micro-organisms.
A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)
A vegetative stage in the life cycle of sporozoan protozoa. It is characteristic of members of the phyla APICOMPLEXA and MICROSPORIDIA.
Life or metabolic reactions occurring in an environment containing oxygen.
Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.
The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
Time period from 1601 through 1700 of the common era.
The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.
A specified list of terms with a fixed and unalterable meaning, and from which a selection is made when CATALOGING; ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING; or searching BOOKS; JOURNALS AS TOPIC; and other documents. The control is intended to avoid the scattering of related subjects under different headings (SUBJECT HEADINGS). The list may be altered or extended only by the publisher or issuing agency. (From Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed, p163)
A technique using a pneumatic, high-pressure stream of aluminum oxide to remove DENTAL ENAMEL; DENTIN; and restorative materials from teeth. In contrast to using DENTAL HIGH-SPEED EQUIPMENT, this method usually requires no dental anesthesia (ANESTHESIA, DENTAL) and reduces risks of tooth chipping and microfracturing. It is used primarily for routine DENTAL CAVITY PREPARATION.
Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Hydrocarbon rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
The status of health in urban populations.
Time period from 1501 through 1600 of the common era.
Linear POLYPEPTIDES that are synthesized on RIBOSOMES and may be further modified, crosslinked, cleaved, or assembled into complex proteins with several subunits. The specific sequence of AMINO ACIDS determines the shape the polypeptide will take, during PROTEIN FOLDING, and the function of the protein.
An infant during the first month after birth.
A rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
A group of substances similar to VITAMIN K 1 which contains a ring of 2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinione and an isoprenoid side chain of varying number of isoprene units. In vitamin K 2, each isoprene unit contains a double bond. They are produced by bacteria including the normal intestinal flora.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
Replacement of the hip joint.
Methods of creating machines and devices.
The act of breathing with the LUNGS, consisting of INHALATION, or the taking into the lungs of the ambient air, and of EXHALATION, or the expelling of the modified air which contains more CARBON DIOXIDE than the air taken in (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed.). This does not include tissue respiration (= OXYGEN CONSUMPTION) or cell respiration (= CELL RESPIRATION).
The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.
Databases containing information about PROTEINS such as AMINO ACID SEQUENCE; PROTEIN CONFORMATION; and other properties.
Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
A ubiquitous sodium salt that is commonly used to season food.
The application of heat to raise the temperature of the environment, ambient or local, or the systems for accomplishing this effect. It is distinguished from HEAT, the physical property and principle of physics.
Microscopy in which the object is examined directly by an electron beam scanning the specimen point-by-point. The image is constructed by detecting the products of specimen interactions that are projected above the plane of the sample, such as backscattered electrons. Although SCANNING TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY also scans the specimen point by point with the electron beam, the image is constructed by detecting the electrons, or their interaction products that are transmitted through the sample plane, so that is a form of TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY.
The maximum exposure to a biologically active physical or chemical agent that is allowed during an 8-hour period (a workday) in a population of workers, or during a 24-hour period in the general population, which does not appear to cause appreciable harm, whether immediate or delayed for any period, in the target population. (From Lewis Dictionary of Toxicology, 1st ed)
Three-dimensional representation to show anatomic structures. Models may be used in place of intact animals or organisms for teaching, practice, and study.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).
Malfunction of implantation shunts, valves, etc., and prosthesis loosening, migration, and breaking.
Specific languages used to prepare computer programs.
Diseases of the respiratory system in general or unspecified or for a specific respiratory disease not available.
Processes that incorporate some element of randomness, used particularly to refer to a time series of random variables.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
A class in the phylum PROTEOBACTERIA comprised mostly of two major phenotypes: purple non-sulfur bacteria and aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacteria.
The intergenic DNA segments that are between the ribosomal RNA genes (internal transcribed spacers) and between the tandemly repeated units of rDNA (external transcribed spacers and nontranscribed spacers).
Reproductive bodies produced by fungi.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
An agency in the Executive Branch of the Federal Government. It was created as an independent regulatory agency responsible for the implementation of federal laws designed to protect the environment. Its mission is to protect human health and the ENVIRONMENT.
Inorganic oxides that contain nitrogen.
One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.
The relationships between symbols and their meanings.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.
The characteristic 3-dimensional shape of a protein, including the secondary, supersecondary (motifs), tertiary (domains) and quaternary structure of the peptide chain. PROTEIN STRUCTURE, QUATERNARY describes the conformation assumed by multimeric proteins (aggregates of more than one polypeptide chain).
Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air AIRCRAFT.
A kingdom of eukaryotic, heterotrophic organisms that live parasitically as saprobes, including MUSHROOMS; YEASTS; smuts, molds, etc. They reproduce either sexually or asexually, and have life cycles that range from simple to complex. Filamentous fungi, commonly known as molds, refer to those that grow as multicellular colonies.
A family of gram-negative, gliding bacteria in the order Cytophagales, class Cytophagia. They are found in SOIL and SEA WATER.
Liquids that dissolve other substances (solutes), generally solids, without any change in chemical composition, as, water containing sugar. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Replacement for a hip joint.
A major group of unsaturated cyclic hydrocarbons containing two or more rings. The vast number of compounds of this important group, derived chiefly from petroleum and coal tar, are rather highly reactive and chemically versatile. The name is due to the strong and not unpleasant odor characteristic of most substances of this nature. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed, p96)
Replacement of the knee joint.
Helium. A noble gas with the atomic symbol He, atomic number 2, and atomic weight 4.003. It is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas that is not combustible and does not support combustion. It was first detected in the sun and is now obtained from natural gas. Medically it is used as a diluent for other gases, being especially useful with oxygen in the treatment of certain cases of respiratory obstruction, and as a vehicle for general anesthetics. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.
The normality of a solution with respect to HYDROGEN ions; H+. It is related to acidity measurements in most cases by pH = log 1/2[1/(H+)], where (H+) is the hydrogen ion concentration in gram equivalents per liter of solution. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
The motion of air relative to the earth's surface.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
Organic compounds that have a relatively high VAPOR PRESSURE at room temperature.
A family in the order Rhodobacterales, class ALPHAPROTEOBACTERIA.
Elements, compounds, mixtures, or solutions that are considered severely harmful to human health and the environment. They include substances that are toxic, corrosive, flammable, or explosive.
A type of stress exerted uniformly in all directions. Its measure is the force exerted per unit area. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Living facilities for humans.
The sequential correspondence of nucleotides in one nucleic acid molecule with those of another nucleic acid molecule. Sequence homology is an indication of the genetic relatedness of different organisms and gene function.
The complete absence, or (loosely) the paucity, of gaseous or dissolved elemental oxygen in a given place or environment. (From Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)
The part of the pelvis that comprises the pelvic socket where the head of FEMUR joins to form HIP JOINT (acetabulofemoral joint).
Experimental devices used in inhalation studies in which a person or animal is either partially or completely immersed in a chemically controlled atmosphere.
The atmospheric properties, characteristics and other atmospheric phenomena especially pertaining to WEATHER or CLIMATE.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The surgical cutting of a bone. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
A broad class of substances containing carbon and its derivatives. Many of these chemicals will frequently contain hydrogen with or without oxygen, nitrogen, sulfur, phosphorus, and other elements. They exist in either carbon chain or carbon ring form.
A process of separating particulate matter from a fluid, such as air or a liquid, by passing the fluid carrier through a medium that will not pass the particulates. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of the neurological system, processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
An accumulation of air or gas in the PLEURAL CAVITY, which may occur spontaneously or as a result of trauma or a pathological process. The gas may also be introduced deliberately during PNEUMOTHORAX, ARTIFICIAL.
The study of systems which respond disproportionately (nonlinearly) to initial conditions or perturbing stimuli. Nonlinear systems may exhibit "chaos" which is classically characterized as sensitive dependence on initial conditions. Chaotic systems, while distinguished from more ordered periodic systems, are not random. When their behavior over time is appropriately displayed (in "phase space"), constraints are evident which are described by "strange attractors". Phase space representations of chaotic systems, or strange attractors, usually reveal fractal (FRACTALS) self-similarity across time scales. Natural, including biological, systems often display nonlinear dynamics and chaos.
Movement or the ability to move from one place or another. It can refer to humans, vertebrate or invertebrate animals, and microorganisms.
AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A group of the proteobacteria comprised of facultatively anaerobic and fermentative gram-negative bacteria.
A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
The tendency of a gas or solute to pass from a point of higher pressure or concentration to a point of lower pressure or concentration and to distribute itself throughout the available space. Diffusion, especially FACILITATED DIFFUSION, is a major mechanism of BIOLOGICAL TRANSPORT.
The process of pictorial communication, between human and computers, in which the computer input and output have the form of charts, drawings, or other appropriate pictorial representation.
A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.
Databases containing information about NUCLEIC ACIDS such as BASE SEQUENCE; SNPS; NUCLEIC ACID CONFORMATION; and other properties. Information about the DNA fragments kept in a GENE LIBRARY or GENOMIC LIBRARY is often maintained in DNA databases.
A distribution function used to describe the occurrence of rare events or to describe the sampling distribution of isolated counts in a continuum of time or space.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
A nonmetallic element with atomic symbol C, atomic number 6, and atomic weight [12.0096; 12.0116]. It may occur as several different allotropes including DIAMOND; CHARCOAL; and GRAPHITE; and as SOOT from incompletely burned fuel.
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"Royal Jordanian Air Force: Air Power at Three-continent Crossroads". Air International, Vol. 33, No. 5, November 1987, pp. 215- ... "Accident description, Date: 7 June 1992, Type: CASA C-212 Aviocar 200." Archived 25 December 2011 at the Wayback Machine ... Pelita Air Sabang Merauke Raya Air Charter - former operator United States Air Miami Bar Harbor Airlines Bighorn Airways Boston ... An air force spokesman said it was assumed it had crashed. 9 October 2009 Uruguayan Air Force CASA C-212 FAU-531, being ...
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"New Zealand's worst air disasters". New Zealand Herald. 28 November 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-21. "Accident description". ... All 23 aboard died, making it the worst air disaster in mainland New Zealand. The New Zealand Post Office engineering division ... This is used to facilitate air traffic control of transponder equipped aircraft in the area. Tunnels in New Zealand Matamata- ...
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"Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. 30 October 2005. Retrieved 15 July 2011. Air International August 1997, p. 72 ... The flight was at a height of 17,700 ft (5,400 m) 37 minutes after take off, when air traffic control lost contact with it. ... "Airscene: Commercial Accidents". Air International, August 1997, Vol 53 No 2. p. 73. ISSN 0306-5634. "An-24 crashes en route to ... "Airscene: Commercial Accidents". Air International, May 1997, Vol 52 No 5. p. 266. ISSN 0306-5634. " ...
The Norwegian Air Ambulance operates both a helicopter and fixed-wing air ambulance service out of Brønnøysund Airport. ... "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. August 1989. Archived from the original on 11 October 2012. Retrieved 11 ... "Report on the air accident 8 September 1997 in the Norwegian sea approx. 100 NM west north west of Brønnøysund, involving ... Trønderfly started an air ambulance service in the early 1970s. Widerøe introduced the de Havilland Canada Dash 7 in 1982, ...
Washington, DC: Office of Air Force History, 1978. ISBN 978-0-912799-59-9, p. 240. "Accident description". ASN. Retrieved 15 ... Mayo was attached to Air Research and Development Command, Air Proving Ground Center, Eglin Air Force Base. Possible causes of ... 5 March A Boeing KB-50 Superfortress of the 431st Air Refueling Squadron, Tactical Air Command, returning to Biggs Air Force ... of the 28th Air Transport Squadron, en route from Tachikawa Air Force Base near Tokyo, Japan, to Hickam Air Force Base, ...
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Department of the Air Force Kenneth C. Royall. Secretary of War Army September 18, 1947 August 10, 1949 Department of Defense. ... Articles with short description. *Commons category link is on Wikidata. *Wikipedia articles with LCCN identifiers ...
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"Air travel is low-risk for Ebola transmission". World Health Organization (WHO). 14 August 2014. Archived from the original on ... During this outbreak, Ngoy Mushola recorded the first clinical description of EVD in Yambuku, where he wrote the following in ... Human-to-human transmission of EBOV through the air has not been reported to occur during EVD outbreaks,[3] and airborne ... pigs with EVD can spread the disease through droplets in the air or on the ground when they sneeze or cough.[77] By contrast, ...
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... the skin pigment melanin is exposed to air, resulting in its oxidation and dark appearance (known as a blackhead or open comedo ... the French physician and botanist François Boissier de Sauvages de Lacroix provided one of the earlier descriptions of acne. He ... In 1808 the English dermatologist Robert Willan refined Plenck's work by providing the first detailed descriptions of several ... Thomas Bateman continued and expanded on Robert Willan's work as his student and provided the first descriptions and ...
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Air quality in bars and restaurants[edit]. Restrictions upon smoking in bars and restaurants can substantially improve the air ... Short description is different from Wikidata. *Use dmy dates from October 2020 ... "The Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999". Chan Robles Law Library.. *^ "Cancer victims hopeful of nationwide smoking ban". ... Mark Engelen, Matthew Farrelly & Andrew Hyland: The Health and Economic Impact of New York's Clean Indoor Air Act. July 2006, p ...
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The PEACH2AIR database of air pollution associated with household consumption in Belgium in 2014 - Methodological description ... data on air pollution caused during the production of goods and services, calculated on the basis of the air emissions accounts ... To avoid an overestimation of air emissions caused by household consumption, the air pollution coefficients. also have to be ... It relies on standardized air pollution data (including air emissions accounts), input-output tables and the Household Budget ...
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  • SAFE_AIR is a code simulating the transport and diffusion of airborne pollutants. (environmental-expert.com)
  • The emission and control of air pollutants from the incineration of municipal solid wastes and gaseous plume diffusion about isolated structures of simple geometry are also covered. (elsevier.com)
  • For example, elevated O3 and N deposition increase leaf turnover rates, leaf and branch litter, and decrease decomposability of litter, creating excessively deep litter layers in mixed-conifer forests affected by air pollutants. (usda.gov)
  • The structure of epiphytic lichen communities is widely recognized as an effective biological indicator of air-quality as sensitivities to common anthropogenic pollutants vary by species. (usda.gov)
  • The indicator shows the fraction of the urban population that is potentially exposed to ambient air (1) concentrations of pollutants (2) in excess of the EU limit value set for the protection of human health. (europa.eu)
  • Exceedance of air quality limit values occurs when the concentration of air pollutants exceeds the limit values specified in the first Daughter Directive of the Air Quality Framework Directive for SO 2 , PM 10 (3), NO 2 and the target values for O 3 as specified in the third Daughter Directive. (europa.eu)
  • This indicator shows the fraction of the EU-28 urban population that is potentially exposed to ambient air concentrations of certain pollutants (PM 2.5 , PM 10 , O 3 , NO 2 , SO 2 and BaP) that are in excess of the EU limit or target values (EU, 2004, 2008) set for the protection of human health, and to concentrations of these pollutants in excess of the WHO Guidelines (WHO, 2000, 2006). (europa.eu)
  • High population densities in urban areas and related economic activities result in increased emissions of air pollutants, which in turn lead to higher ambient concentrations of these pollutants and greater exposure to them. (europa.eu)
  • Furthermore, air pollutants emitted from livestock buildings can reduce air, water and soil quality and can potentially undermine the health of nearby residents. (routledge.com)
  • In this book, key aspects of agricultural air quality, such as monitoring, managing and reducing airborne pollutants in and around livestock facilities are reviewed. (routledge.com)
  • 3 ] conducted Granger causality tests and found that pollutants PM10 and NO 2 causality runs in both directions, which confirmed the regional nature of the air pollution problem. (hindawi.com)
  • In overall analysis, we did not find strong evidence for an association between continuous exposures to most ambient air pollutants and risk for pulmonary TB. (nature.com)
  • However, little attention has been paid in Chinese studies to the assessment of the health impact of outdoor air pollutants on TB. (nature.com)
  • Few epidemiologic studies conducted in developed countries have examined the potential roles of ambient air pollutants in the risk of TB, and results have been mixed. (nature.com)
  • the infiltrating air is untreated and can therefore entrain pollutants, allergens, and bacteria into buildings. (wbdg.org)
  • Disrupted air pressure relationships can move pollutants from spaces where they should be contained, into other spaces where they are not desired. (wbdg.org)
  • For example, pollutants can move from such areas as storage rooms or garages under buildings into living or working spaces and cause indoor air quality problems. (wbdg.org)
  • STP Max filters screen out harmful pollutants so cabin air is always fresh and clean, while you and your family are protected. (autozone.com)
  • AIR refers to the pollution considered: greenhouse gases, acidifying gases, gases contributing to tropospheric ozone formation and particulate matter. (plan.be)
  • This indicator of the exposure of urban populations to air pollution focuses on sulphur dioxide, particulate matter (PM), nitrogen oxides and ground-level ozone. (europa.eu)
  • The latest World Health Organization (WHO) review of the health effects of air pollution (WHO, 2013) concluded that there was new scientific information on the adverse health effects of particulate matter (PM), ozone (O 3 ) and nitrogen dioxide (NO 2 ) observed at levels commonly present in Europe. (europa.eu)
  • 2013) concluded that outdoor air pollution is carcinogenic to humans, with the particulate matter component of air pollution most closely associated with an increased incidence of cancer, especially cancer of the lung. (europa.eu)
  • Active decontamination technologies such as ultraviolet light (UV) and high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters have previously been used for germicidal air cleansing in infectious disease wards and laboratories. (wbdg.org)
  • The development of high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filters has made it possible to efficiently clear the air of particles down to 0.3 µm (micrometers) in size, with smaller particles captured to varying degrees. (wbdg.org)
  • Removes dust, pollen and particulate matter from the air you breathe inside the vehicle?s cabin. (autozone.com)
  • This program focuses on the core air protection objectives of attaining and maintaining National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), addressing air toxics, supporting compliance and enforcement efforts, and permitting air pollution sources. (epa.gov)
  • Ventilation is important but often overlooked or is an undersized component of a facilities' HVAC system due to perceived costs associated with providing more clean outdoor air. (iaqa.org)
  • The relationship among air exchange rate (ACH), pollutant exchange rate (PCH) and friction factor ( f ) is proposed in this study to evaluate the performance of ventilation and pollution removal of hypothetical urban areas. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Air-to-water heat pump with Ventilation technical description for heating, cooling, ventilation, domestic water heating and heat recovery with one unit. (effiziento.de)
  • Removing biological pathogens and toxic chemical compounds from air-air decontamination-has been a recognized need for decades and has mostly been accomplished through ventilation. (wbdg.org)
  • With more than 50,000 members from over 132 nations, ASHRAE is a diverse organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world. (ashrae.org)
  • With additional storage, padding and ventilation the AIR PLUS is built for intermediate hikes, bike rides or any moderate outing you can dream up. (petco.com)
  • This publication is a good reference for environmentalists and students interested in the scientific, technological, and administrative aspects of air pollution control. (elsevier.com)
  • Good understanding of spatial contagion is very important for the air pollution control cooperation. (hindawi.com)
  • Information gained will be important in supporting the scientific basis for environmental control of urban air toxics. (epa.gov)
  • 2) "pollutant" shall mean any substance introduced directly or indirectly by man into the ambient air and likely to have harmful effects on human health and/or the environment as a whole. (europa.eu)
  • The accompanying change in air pressures can disrupt the delicate pressure relationships between spaces that HVAC systems create by design, in buildings such as hospitals, where infection control and patients' very lives may depend upon maintaining those relationships, and laboratories, where pollutant control is essential. (wbdg.org)
  • While much has been learned from the study of Air and its Quality, clearly defined guidelines have been long in the making, and EMFs have followed a similar pattern, with industry interests pitted against consumer need for truth. (iaqa.org)
  • This project involves AIRPARIF (Ile-de-France Air Quality Monitoring Network), for emission and immission data, CEA (French Atomic and Alternative Energy Agency) for HPC availability, National Geographic Institute (IGN) for city 3D data. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Description of Auto/Oil Air Quality Improvement Research Program," SAE Technical Paper 912320, 1991, https://doi.org/10.4271/912320 . (sae.org)
  • An overview of Phase 1 of the Auto/Oil Air Quality Improvement Research Program is presented. (sae.org)
  • Air quality models to project ozone reduction potential of reformulated gasolines and methanol, and economic studies to estimate the relative cost-effectiveness of the vehiclelfuel alternatives are also briefly explained. (sae.org)
  • Some of EPA's top priorities are to improve air quality, take action on climate change, and clean up our communities. (healthfinder.gov)
  • These efforts help protect the health of all Americans by preventing pollution and increasing energy efficiency, improving indoor and outdoor air quality, reducing industrial air pollution and pollution from vehicles and engines, protecting the stratospheric ozone layer, reducing acid rain, and addressing climate change. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Booklets, fact sheets, and brochures are available on-line and through Indoor Air Quality Information Clearinghouse. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Two air quality questions were included in the physical activity questionnaire (prefix PAQ). (cdc.gov)
  • The first (PAQ685), asked "During the past 12 months, when you thought or were informed air quality was bad, did you do anything differently? (cdc.gov)
  • Air-quality bioindication in the greater central valley of California, with epiphytic macrolichen communities. (usda.gov)
  • Air-quality monitoring in the United States is typically focused on urban areas even though the detrimental effects of pollution often extend into surrounding ecosystems. (usda.gov)
  • The purpose of this study was to construct a model, based upon epiphytic macrolichen community data, to indicate air-quality and climate in forested areas throughout the greater Central Valley of California (USA). (usda.gov)
  • To calibrate the model, a subset of plots was co-located with air-quality monitors that measured ambient levels of ozone, sulfur dioxide, and nitrogen dioxide. (usda.gov)
  • One ordination axis corresponded with an air-quality gradient relating to ammonia deposition. (usda.gov)
  • Ammonia deposition estimates (r = 20.63 and 20.51), percentage nitrophilous lichen richness (r = 20.76), and percentage nitrophile abundance (r = 20.78) were correlated with the air-quality axis. (usda.gov)
  • Plots from large cities and small, highly agricultural towns had relatively poor air-quality scores, indicating similar levels of ammonia deposition between urban and agrarian land uses. (usda.gov)
  • There is therefore no recommended WHO Air Quality Guideline for PM. (europa.eu)
  • EU, 1997 - Council Decision 97/101/EC on the exchange of information and data on ambient air quality, replaced by (EU, 2011). (europa.eu)
  • Building physics combines heat and mass transfer, building acoustics, lighting, indoor air quality a. (wiley-vch.de)
  • Building physics combines heat and mass transfer, building acoustics, lighting, indoor air quality and energy efficiency, and has a true impact on energy performance and serviceability. (wiley-vch.de)
  • Bad experiences with construction quality, the energy crises of 1973 and 1979, complaints about "sick buildings", thermal, acoustical, visual and olfactory discomfort, the need for good air quality, the move towards more sustainability - all these have accelerated the development of a field that, for a long time, was hardly more than an academic exercise: building physics (in English speaking countries sometimes referred to as building science). (wiley-vch.de)
  • Air quality has a direct influence on health, welfare and production performance of livestock as the high concentrations of noxious gases, dust and airborne microorganisms are likely to reduce production efficiency and the general welfare of farm animals. (routledge.com)
  • To monitor and improve the urban air quality, the Chinese government has begun to make many efforts, and the interregional cooperation to cut and improve air quality has been required. (hindawi.com)
  • With the increasing concern of environmental problem and public health, Chinese government began to struggle the urban air quality problem. (hindawi.com)
  • Moreover, the interregional cooperation to cut and improve air quality has been required. (hindawi.com)
  • Air quality is a public good that generates transboundary spillovers. (hindawi.com)
  • 4 ] examined the impact of tripled anthropogenic emissions from China and India over the base level (gaseous species and carbonaceous aerosols for 2000) on air quality over the USA. (hindawi.com)
  • Our beef biltong is air-dried, high quality top round steak. (iherb.com)
  • Add air quality monitoring to your project and with an Adafruit CCS811 Air Quality Sensor Breakout . (adafruit.com)
  • This sensor from AMS is a gas sensor that can detect a wide range of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and is intended for indoor air quality monitoring. (adafruit.com)
  • This one day symposium aims to bring together researchers, policy makers and practitioners from different aspects of indoor air quality. (eventbrite.co.uk)
  • We aim to share different perspectives on the issues of poor air quality in buildings, the current research activities and future needs in this area and the potential design and policy solutions to improve buildings from both and energy and health perspective. (eventbrite.co.uk)
  • Convenient system can be vertically or horizontally mounted on a bench top or floor to improve the quality of workplace air. (fishersci.com)
  • STP cabin air filters maintain clean air quality in your vehicle. (autozone.com)
  • Quality STP Cabin Air Filters optimize the air flow in your car?s heating and air conditioning system. (autozone.com)
  • Costs associated with rising energy prices and maintenance, coupled with burdens from hazards in homes and poor indoor air quality disproportionately impact low-income households. (eeba.org)
  • Welcome to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) technology-to-market roadmap for indoor air quality (IAQ). (eeba.org)
  • Opt for a Filtrete Allergen Defense Air Filter to transform your central heating and cooling system into a whole-home air filtration operation. (target.com)
  • This Resource Page presents both the scientific fundamentals of clean air, vis-à-vis filtration and UV, and the benefits and obstacles associated with these technologies. (wbdg.org)
  • STP Max Filtration cabin air filters are from the world?s most recognized automotive aftermarket brand. (autozone.com)
  • Air pollution, specifically ozone (O 3 ) and wet and dry deposition of nitrogenous (N) compounds as a by-product of fossil fuel combustion, has significantly increased since urbanization and industrialization of the region after 1945. (usda.gov)
  • The isothermal experiment focused on three flow characteristics unique in the VHTR air-ingress accident: stratified flow in the horizontal pipe, stratified flow expansion at the pipe and vessel junction, and stratified flow around supporting structures. (unt.edu)
  • As a result, the calculated current speed showed very good agreement with the experimental data, indicating that the current CFD methods are suitable for predicting density gradient stratified flow phenomena in the air-ingress accident. (unt.edu)
  • and prior to reaching a combustion chamber, mixing the intake air and EGR via an intake air heating device arranged in the intake manifold via an at least one strip-like heating element with a tapered end facing intake combustion air flow. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 3. The engine method of claim 1, further comprising mixing the intake air and EGR via the at least one strip-like heating element with the tapered end facing intake combustion air flow. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Characterization of multiphase fluid flow during air-sparged hydrocyclone flotation by x-ray CT. (unt.edu)
  • Various flow regimes, namely, the air core, the froth phase, and the swirl layer, were identified and their spatial extent established for different experimental conditions by x-ray CT analysis. (unt.edu)
  • A dirty filter will slow down air flow and make the system work harder to keep you warm or cool--wasting energy. (target.com)
  • Orifice flow occurs when the air entry and exit are in a linear pathway, such as in the crack between a window rough opening and its frame (Fig. 1). (wbdg.org)
  • Diffuse flow happens when materials are used in the enclosure that are ineffective in controlling air infiltration and exfiltration due to many cracks or their high permeance to air, such as fiberboard or uncoated concrete block. (wbdg.org)
  • Channel flow is probably the most common and serious of all types of air leaks and is shown in Fig. 2. (wbdg.org)
  • The PRO DRY S non-oiled synthetic air filter requires no oils for cleaning for maximum convenience.aFe performance air filters use a rounded, evenly spaced pleat design which produces more usable filter surface area for increased flow and greater dust holding capacity. (autozone.com)
  • As homes continue to get tighter and tighter, an effective strategy for controlling sources of contaminants, diluting residual contaminants, and effectively filtering air flow becomes increasingly vital to ensuring healthy living. (eeba.org)
  • Orange flow of fountain fly up in air with many splashes. (pond5.com)
  • A small amount of compressed air is injected directly through the nozzles to produce a vacuum on one end and a high output flow on the other, this permits for an instantaneous response. (ferret.com.au)
  • Multiple Cooking Ways to A Healthy Eating Habit -- Equipped with rapid hot air circulation system, this air fryer can cook food in fried way as delicious as usual, you can Enjoy your favorite food without the extra calories. (amazon.com)
  • This air fryer allows you to fry, bake, grill, and roast with little to no oil. (amazon.com)
  • Detachable Basket & Insulted Handle -- All parts of Air Fryer is ETL certificated and FDA approved. (amazon.com)
  • This air fryer is perfect for frying, baking, grilling and roasting with little to no oil, the BEST gift ever! (amazon.com)
  • The Air Fryer lid offers 5 dry cooking functions: use it to quickly air fry, roast, bake, broil and dehydrate. (target.com)
  • Accessories include a multi-level air fryer basket and a dehydrating and broiling tray designed to ensure optimal results time after time. (target.com)
  • The Instant Pot® Duo Crisp™ + Air Fryer is the best of all possible worlds. (target.com)
  • But swap out the pressure cooker lid for the innovative air fryer lid, and you've got a whole new set of cooking techniques available - all fast, easy and at the touch of a button. (target.com)
  • Air sparged hydrocyclone (ASH) flotation is a new particle separation technology that has been developed at the University of Utah. (unt.edu)
  • Using the tail of the distribution of the depth of shower maxima observed with the Pierre Auger Observatory, we derive an estimate of the proton-air cross section for particle production at center-of-mass energies of 57 TeV. (cern.ch)
  • This parameter is more useful for predicting aerodynamic behavior of a particle in air. (wbdg.org)
  • As airflow twists and turns through the overlapping threads, heavier objects-such as bacteria, spores, virus particles, or toxins that are in particle form-will not be able to keep up due to their greater inertia in relation to air molecules. (wbdg.org)
  • The Air I Breathe - It's Classified and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . (amazon.co.uk)
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  • A sensor to sense the presence of different gasses in the air we breathe. (adafruit.com)
  • The economic and public health benefits combined with today's interest in protecting the population from weapons of mass destruction have prompted renewed interest in methods of removing infectious or allergenic microorganisms from the air we breathe in indoor environments. (wbdg.org)
  • The increased use of limited-lifetime electronic brachytherapy sources which are miniature, low-energy x-ray tubes for clinical applications resulted in the need of a measurement of air-kerma dose from NIST. (nist.gov)
  • The measurement process results in a NIST calibration coefficient for the well chambers for each source in units of the NIST air-kerma rate (Gy/s) at 50 cm per ampere, Gy/(A s) normalized to 295.15 K (22 oC) and 101.325 kPa (1 atm). (nist.gov)
  • A description of the service and procedures of the measurement of air-kerma and the calibration of well-ionization chambers using the electronic brachytherapy sources is available as Procedure 18 . (nist.gov)
  • WIX Premium Panel Air Filters provide excellent engine protection for normal and severe driving conditions such as stop and go traffic, dirt roads, construction sites, short trips, and interstate travel. (pepboys.com)
  • WIX filters are recommended for OEM air filter change intervals. (pepboys.com)
  • This makes for a perfect filter fit and sealing surface every time.aFe Power performance air filters are constructed using full 360 degree urethane frames. (autozone.com)
  • It explains the air pressures on buildings, the fundamentals of controlling those pressures, air barrier material requirements, combination "air and vapor barriers," and the required properties of air barriers systems. (wbdg.org)
  • The Sharp FZ-A28HFU is a replacement HEPA filter designed for Sharp's FP-A28UW Air Purifier. (jcpenney.com)
  • In this experiment, the corrosion of metals is tested under different atmospheric conditons: dry air, moist air and air polluted by sulfur dioxide. (rsc.org)
  • The three containers are set up with different atmospheric conditions: dry air, moist air, and air polluted by sulfur dioxide. (rsc.org)
  • But the 20th century introduced a new global scourge of air pollution from fossil fuels with the potential to damage arteries, hearts and lungs that has been related to chronic exposure of air pollution from fossil fuels. (elsevier.com)
  • EPA's work on these priorities falls under the Clean Air Act and includes developing national programs, technical policies and regulations for controlling air pollution and radiation exposure. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Four different air pollution exposure windows (3, 6, 9, and 12 months) before TB diagnoses were calculated from the daily concentration of air pollution. (nature.com)
  • The dominant statistically significant associations were detected at 3-month exposure window of air pollution before the diagnosis of TB. (nature.com)
  • The suggestive evidence that the 3 month air pollution exposure window was associated with increased TB risk warrants further investigation. (nature.com)
  • and indoor air commonly contains higher concentrations of airborne chemical contaminants and pathogenic microbes than outdoor air. (wbdg.org)
  • Another serious consequence of infiltration and exfiltration through the building enclosure is the condensation of moisture from the exfiltrating air in northern climates, and from infiltrating hot humid air in southern climates, causing mold growth, decay, and corrosion that cause health problems and durability problems with premature building deterioration. (wbdg.org)
  • Model-based optimal control of VAV air-conditioning system using genetic algorithm, The Hong Kong Polytechnic Universtiy , p. 471-487, 2000. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • The purpose of this project is to define biologically plausible mechanisms by which death can result from the inhalation of ambient air particles. (epa.gov)
  • The simplest solution to disinfecting the air is to capture offending particles in a filter mesh of some kind. (wbdg.org)
  • This is necessary, because the coefficients regarding air pollution caused during the production of 1 euro of a particular product correspond with 1 euro worth of expenditure at basic prices, so exclusive of taxes on products. (plan.be)
  • and a supply air temperature setter changing the supply air temperature setting value in a direction that the variable air volume unit increase the air volume, when there is an evaluation that the air volume is insufficient. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • and when the air conditioner is blowing hot air with a temperature higher than the room temperature of the controlled area, the direction in which the variable air volume unit increases the air volume is a direction in which the supply air temperature setting value decreases. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • This water vapor can condense within the enclosure in a concentrated manner, as the air hits a surface within the assembly that is at a temperature below its dew-point (Fig. 2). (wbdg.org)
  • Stack pressure (or chimney effect) is caused by a difference in atmospheric pressure at the top and bottom of a building due to the difference in temperature, and therefore, a difference in the weight of the columns of air indoors vs. outdoors in the winter. (wbdg.org)
  • This exclusive cooking element combines heat with a powerful dual fan convection system to circulate hot air around food for fast, crispy results. (amazon.com)
  • FOR OPTIMAL PERFORMANCE of your heating and cooling system or HVAC system, change your home air filter at least every 90 days for 1 in. (target.com)
  • This paper reviews the problems created by infiltration and exfiltration in buildings, and the design considerations of an air barrier system to control the problems. (wbdg.org)
  • AmericanMuscle no longer carries the Air Lift Performance 3H Height & Pressure Adjustable Air Suspension System (05-14 All). (americanmuscle.com)
  • We're taking a close detailed look at the Air Lift Performance 3H Height and Pressure Adjustable Air Suspension System available for all 2005 to 2014 Mustangs. (americanmuscle.com)
  • Now, the Air Lift 3H/3P system is a great choice for those of you who wanna step outside the box, straying away from the traditional spring setup to upgrade to a full air suspension. (americanmuscle.com)
  • The CuroCell SAM PRO (Care of Sweden AB) is a static air mattress overlay system used as prevent and treat pressure ulcers (up to category 3) and for pain therapy. (centerwatch.com)
  • EXAIR's compressed air operated Line Vac conveyors are able to be connected straight onto any standard hose or tube, creating a powerful in-line conveyor system. (ferret.com.au)
  • The fire was caused by a hot-air tube leak, through which air heated to some 300 °C (570 °F) escaped, damaging the insulation of electrical wires and the aircraft flight control system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Details on the original AFHS, its research subjects, and the data and biospecimens collected may be found in the Institute of Medicine report Disposition of the Air Force Health Study , which may be freely downloaded from the National Academies Press website. (nationalacademies.org)
  • Cabin air is less than 20% relative humidity which contributes to dehydration, epistaxis, and asthma or COPD exacerbations. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • The cabin air is filtered and not infectious. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Stack effect in cold climates can cause infiltration of air at the bottom of the building and exfiltration at the top, as seen in Fig. 5. (wbdg.org)
  • The reverse occurs in warm climates with air-conditioning. (wbdg.org)
  • Air Travel Emergencies is a topic covered in the 5-Minute Clinical Consult . (unboundmedicine.com)
  • The objective of this funding action, as part of the continuing environmental program grant, will support Pinellas County's efforts to maintain and strengthen its comprehensive air pollution program. (epa.gov)
  • SAFE_AIR is an evolution of the AVACTA II code, 'recommended' by the US EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency). (environmental-expert.com)
  • The journal focuses on organ/human--environment interactions giving interdisciplinary insights on a broad range of topics including air pollution, waste management, the water cycle, and environmental conservation. (wiley.com)
  • Global Air Pollution in Aging: Reading Smoke Signals is a complete reference connecting environmental pollution research to the human aging process. (elsevier.com)
  • Air Transport and the Environment provides an overview of the main issues relating to aviation environmental impacts. (routledge.com)
  • Individual chapters review the current scientific understanding of the main aviation environmental impacts: climate change, local air pollution and aircraft noise. (routledge.com)
  • In addition, the book emphasises the main implications of aviation environmental issues for policymakers and for the management of the air transport industry. (routledge.com)
  • this book presents the view that the vital economic and social benefits of the air transport industry should not be lost - and in fact could be distributed far more widely and equitably - but that the environmental impacts of air transport nevertheless require urgent and effective management. (routledge.com)
  • His work focuses on environmental change and environmental history, including studies of the environmental effects of the air transport industry. (routledge.com)
  • He has worked on several projects to investigate potential environmental improvements at airports resulting from revised air traffic management technologies and procedures, as well as from revised operational procedures. (routledge.com)
  • The Air Force began an environmental clean-up program at Pease in 1983. (cdc.gov)
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the State of New Hampshire, and the Air Force decided upon the clean-up strategies and formalized them in Records of Decision (RODs). (cdc.gov)
  • While most air dispersion modeling is conducted using meteorological data from recent past years and historical or projected emissions data, models can also be used with real-time or short-term forecast meteorological and emissions data to estimate impacts at the present time and in the near future. (environmental-expert.com)
  • It relies on standardized air pollution data (including air emissions accounts), input-output tables and the Household Budget Survey. (plan.be)
  • To avoid an overestimation of air emissions caused by household consumption, the air pollution coefficients also have to be calculated per euro at purchaser's prices, by applying a tax correction factor. (plan.be)
  • British uniform regulations stipulated that no one person could be awarded more than one clasp to any one campaign star, and neither the Atlantic Star nor the France and Germany Star could be awarded to a recipient of the Air Crew Europe Star. (geni.com)
  • Clean Air and Nuclear Power: How Much Do the New Clean Air Regulations Need Nuclear Power Plants? (automation.com)
  • Although the Air Forces suffered significant losses of both men and aircraft, the campaign severely curtailed German industrial production. (geni.com)
  • Since this early start, the development of high-speed jet aircraft has outpaced the development of conventional air armament and created a dilemma of using modern fighter bombers to deliver World War II vintage munitions. (federallabs.org)
  • Due to the forces of the dive, the rest of the aircraft broke up in mid-air, the debris landing in the town of Königs Wusterhausen, East Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • data from Belgian inventories or international sources concerning air pollution caused by fuels used by households at home (heating, cooking, hot water) and for their personal means of transport. (plan.be)
  • Air, brine or water? (effiziento.de)
  • They belong to a superfamily of AIR synthase-related proteins that also includes PurM phosphoribosylaminoimidazole synthetase (AIR synthase), thiamine monophosphate kinase ( IPR006283 ), phosphoribosylformylglycinamidine synthase (FGAM synthase, PIRSF001587 ), and selenophosphate synthase (selenide, water dikinase). (ebi.ac.uk)
  • Unlike the moisture transport mechanism of diffusion, air pressure differentials can transport hundreds of times more water vapor through air leaks in the enclosure over the same period of time (Quirouette, 1986). (wbdg.org)
  • Each pendant represents one of the elements - Earth, Water, Air and Fire. (ka-gold-jewelry.com)
  • During the Air Force's long history at Pease AFB, the handling and disposal of hazardous materials has resulted in contamination of soils, sediments, surface water, and groundwater. (cdc.gov)
  • At the air electrode, oxygen, water and electrons electrochemically react to form hydroxide ions. (rsc.org)
  • This volume focuses on heat, air, moisture transfer. (wiley-vch.de)
  • In the case of right-hand installation, the filter separator and air heat exchanger can be dismantled without any problems and without the need to dismantle other parts. (effiziento.de)
  • 7. The engine method of claim 1, further comprising directing the intake air from a charge-air cooler which is equipped with a bypass line which opens into the intake manifold upstream of the heating device, directing the intake air to the combustion chamber. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • It also includes a 4-gallon tank, a Viair 444C Compressor, and the Advanced Air Lift Manifold and ECU with built-in Bluetooth.Now, the new and improved height sensors take the kit to the next level, which I'll explain in detail in just a little bit. (americanmuscle.com)
  • The Reflex Air Crono Gloves use a multi-directional stretch fabric to the back of the hand, this 'Matrix' material provides compression and a snug aerodynamic fit, perfect for the fastest of road races, time trials and training sessions. (wiggle.co.uk)
  • Odor-eliminating technology destroys odors in the air and kills 99.9% of odor causing bacteria. (officedepot.com)
  • 4. The engine method of claim 1, further comprising mixing the intake air and EGR via an at least one strip-like heating element of an arc-shaped design. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 5. The engine method of claim 1, further comprising mixing the intake air and EGR via at least two strip-like elements spaced apart from one another. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Commonly, zinc air batteries are composed of a zinc electrode, an air electrode, a liquid electrolyte and a separator. (rsc.org)
  • 5,6 The material based research on zinc air batteries is far more common and mainly coping with experimental investigations of applied materials in the entire battery: from analyzing cycling stability of the air electrode 7,8 and separator stability 9 to investigating additives in the applied electrolyte. (rsc.org)
  • The book deals with the description, analysis and modeling of heat, air and moisture transport in building assemblies and whole buildings with main emphasis on the building engineering applications, including examples. (wiley-vch.de)
  • One new response category (PAQ690k) was created for responses that mentioned using or changing an air filter or air cleaner. (cdc.gov)
  • Yet the central purpose of this book is to bring the sustainable development challenge facing the air transport industry to the fore, and so to inform effective policy responses. (routledge.com)
  • Proceedings of the Second International Clean Air Congress documents the information and experiences exchanged at the Second International Clean Air Congress held in Washington, D.C. on December 6-11, 1970. (elsevier.com)
  • 1) "Ambient air" shall mean outdoor air in the troposphere, excluding work places. (europa.eu)
  • Despite this, relatively few large-scale epidemiologic analyses have explored the association of outdoor air pollution and the risk of pulmonary TB. (nature.com)
  • Air showers observed with the fluorescence detector and at least one station of the surface array are analyzed in the energy range from 10^18 to 10^18.5 eV. (cern.ch)
  • This is in addition to the role air pollution plays in the development of heart and respiratory diseases, including acute respiratory infections and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases. (europa.eu)
  • Calibrations are performed by comparing the well-type ionization chamber response to air kerma realized by a NIST primary x-ray standard. (nist.gov)
  • Method for Heating the Combustion Air of an Internal Combustion Engine, and Internal Combustion Engine for Carrying Out a Method of Said Type," U.S. Appl. (freepatentsonline.com)