KNOWLEDGE BASE

A repository of factual and heuristic information that guides an organization's approach to specific problems or challenges, to research the best practices and so...

KAINATE RECEPTOR

It is coupled to a ligand-gated ion channel, which opens when the receptor is activated and is a type of glutamate receptor that binds...

KRANTZ HEALTH OPINION SURVEY (KHOS)

Participants indicate whether they agree or disagree with each of 16 statements which are keyed so that high scores represent favourable attitudes toward self...

KNOWLEDGE OF RESULTS (KR KOR)

Verbalized information about the outcome of a response in relation to the goal, learning theory suggests that a learner profits most from immediate availability...

KALLIKAK

a family stugy claimed to provide evidence of inheritance of moral traits and risk of moral degeneracy due to mental retardation, it was also...

KINESIOTHERAPY

It is the application of progressive physical exercise and activities to treat individuals with functional limitation or to aid those interested in improving or...

KERNICTERUS

It is characterized by severe jaundice and has the potential of causing severe damage to the central nervous system. It is a congenital disorder...

KNOCKOUT

Organism, see gene knockout

KIN SELECTION

Individuals share 50% of their genes with a parent or sibling, so if an individual risks its own ability to reproduce or survive but...

KEEP-AWAKE PILLS

A keep awake pill usually contains approximately 100 mg of caffeine in one cup of regular coffee or two cups of strong tea, it...

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