Early age of onset and faster progression of myopia in genetically predisposed
might be due to the combined influence of genetic predisposition and environmental factors.
Chang hopes to alert psychiatrists to the possibility that youngsters predisposed
to bipolar disorder will respond poorly to standard medications for other mood and behavior disorders and that there are alternative treatment options.
These tests can tell us if individuals are predisposed
to a disease, allowing earlier intervention by health care providers.
Dr Muriel Broome, from Berkshire, told the conference: "In predisposed
girls, constant exposure to images of very thin models may encourage eating disorders.
Second, assuming the Government improperly induced the defendant to commit the crime, was the defendant nevertheless predisposed
to commit the criminal act prior to first being approached by Government agents?
This module discusses the relationship between the three core personality characteristics that predispose a person to chemical dependence and the types of life situations that "trigger" predisposed
people to chemical use as a maladaptive coping mechanism, and also examines eligibility determination, service planning, and service provision.
"We have shown that it is possible to be genetically predisposed
to being lazy," Booth said.
Richard Hartman of Loma Linda (Calif.) University and his colleagues worked with mice that were genetically predisposed
to develop Alzheimer's-like symptoms, including buildups in the brain of a protein called beta-amyloid.
The author postulates that the hyperhomocysteinemia predisposed
this patient to clot formation in the left internal jugular vein and this in turn led to the development of the Meniere's symptoms.
Might such novel proteins cause allergic reactions in genetically predisposed
In yet another sign that drug-resistant HIV may be spreading, researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that in a study of HIV-positive people who have never taken antiretroviral drugs, more than 3% were infected with a new strain predisposed
to resisting AZT, a staple of the modern AIDS drug cocktails.
In a December interview with Lingua Franca magazine, he argued: "If you're predisposed
to label any child as ADHD, the distracted troublemaker or the model student, you'll find a way to observe these behaviors.
The citizens group sought to block the approval in court, asserting "procedural irregularities" in the environmental review process, "spot zoning," and that the Village Board had been improperly "predisposed
" to approve the proposed store.
In April 1988, Harvard University patented a mouse that was predisposed