GLUCOSE

Name of a soluble sugar that is abundant in nature and is a major energy source for body tissues. Brain relies it on exclusively,...

ENDOCRINOLOGIST

Person who studies the endocrine system.

GAY-RELATED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY (GRID)

a former name for aids that reflects the erroneous belief that only gay men contracted it.

MOLECULAR APPROACH

otherwise known as atomism, this approach stresses the importance of using elemental units in the analysis of any data.

N GENE-ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION

the interaction between one or more genes and factors in the environment that is needed to trigger the onset of a disease, conditioner characteristic...

MONAD

is one of the ultimate invisible units of existence which was first postulated by German philosopher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646 - 1716). Monads themselves...

-GENESIS

a suffix that is used for the creation, origin, or development.

ASIAN INFLUENZA

a type of influenza caused by the II2N2 strain of influenza virus, which was initially recorded in north China in 1957. The mortality rate...

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE (STD)

an infection that is transmitted by having sex. There are more than 20 identified including Chlamydia, gonorrhoea and syphilis. These infections are mainly caused...

BIVARIATE FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTION

n. in statistics, refers to a two-way frequency distribution which can be represented through a graph or table. Either way, the results of two...

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