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microgram

[′mī·krə‚gram]
(mechanics)
A unit of mass equal to one-millionth of a gram. Abbreviated μg.
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Another reason to keep Microgram under wraps: Defense lawyers might have found its descriptions of drug analysis useful in their cross-examinations of government witnesses.
In both studies, patients continued their pre-study oral therapies and were randomized to one of three arms in which they received either 10 micrograms of exenatide, 5 micrograms of exenatide, or placebo via subcutaneous injection at breakfast and dinner.
It was found that daily treatment with 20 micrograms of teriparatide increased the number of osteons (the long cylindrical clusters that bone cells form) at both the trabecular and endosteal envelopes, leading to an increase in bone-forming activity.
Amy's reading was 416mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood, while Maddison's was 176 micrograms per 100ml of breath.
In it comments, APHA supports a standard of 11 micrograms per cubic meter and a 24-hour standard of 25 micrograms per cubic meter.
A hazardous level is above 250 micrograms per cubic meter.
He had 71 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.
According to European Union (EU) guidelines, the level of nitrogen dioxide should not exceed 40 micrograms per cubic metre.
NYSE: FRX) today announced positive top-line results of ATTAIN, a six month double-blind placebo-controlled pivotal Phase III study comparing the efficacy and safety of inhaled aclidinium bromide 200 micrograms and 400 micrograms twice daily (BID) versus placebo, in 828 patients with moderate to severe COPD.
In these trials, a single dose of the vaccine containing 15 micrograms of the influenza hemagglutinin molecule-the main target of the protective antibody response-was found to be well tolerated and induced a strong immune response in most participants.
5 levels have hit 360 micrograms per cubic metre -- about six times above standard.
The habitual daily home meals of 4 middle-aged Japanese living in urban areas contained 45-1,921 micrograms (mean; 362, 361, 429, and 1,023 micrograms, respectively) of iodine per day.