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es]([tau]) that leads to the same conclusion, D([tau]) indicates that the probabilities of detecting
an attack within two exposed populations of different sizes, but with the same numbers of initially infected, are not identical.
Sailor plans for his sensors to be as small as a grain of dust but capable of reliably detecting
a particular biological or chemical agent.
With the FDA approval of the NMP22 Test for detecting
cancer in high risk patients, the healthcare community has a test that could be employed in screening," commented Dr.
To note: the PSA test is only between 18-36 percent accurate as a screen for prostate cancer; the conventional Pap test is 75 percent accurate in identifying cervical cancer; and the mammogram is about 33 percent accurate in detecting
invasive breast cancer.
The Nomadics system can detect concentrations of trinitrotoluene (TNT) as low as 100 parts per quadrillion, which is equivalent to detecting
an eyedropper of a chemical dissolved into a volume that could fill 25 Exxon Valdez-size supertankers, asserts Cumming.
The accuracy of detecting
vancomycin resistance varied according to the level of resistance.
Next, the group would like to try detecting
the luminescence of a single molecule.
The idea for developing this technique initially came from Sidles, who last year proposed an ingenious scheme for detecting
and locating single protons deposited on a surface (SN: 3/7/92, p.
Independent Study from University of Texas Southwestern Reports NMP22(R) BladderChek(R) Test could be Beneficial for Detecting
Cancer Earlier in High Risk Populations
Because Pluto preserves primordial abundances of materials on its icy surface, detecting
a significant amount of molecular nitrogen on the planet offers further support for the notion that the cold interstellar medium also contains lots of molecular nitrogen, Owen notes.
Evaluating implant integrity and detecting
cancer in women with breast augmentation
the faint extreme-ultraviolet radiation from the Jovian auroras will help astronomers to understand better the interactions between Io and Jupiter, notes Welsh.
it detected occult bladder cancers - detecting
all of the cancers that occurred in the upper urinary tract of patients with risk factors or symptoms of bladder cancer
And the craft most likely capable of detecting
the emissions' expected radio frequencies, he says, would again be the Voyagers.