absorption rate

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absorption rate, initial rate of absorption

The weight of water absorbed when a brick is partially immersed for one minute; usually expressed in grams per minute or ounces per minute.
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Oxygen saturation in the blood is calculated from the different absorption rates of red (660nm) and infrared (940nm) light.
Combining Agere's solubility expertise with Patheon's large-scale, global development and manufacturing network, provides customers seeking to improve drug absorption rates with support from early development through commercialization.
While average prices have climbed upwards in 2014, absorption rates are still lower than the spring of 2013.
On structural funds, Petrides said that Cyprus has one of the highest absorption rates, and noted that efforts must center on competitive programmes, which could yield a funding of up to 400 mln euros.
Romania, Bulgaria, Malta, Italy, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia show particularly low absorption rates and consequently still have large amounts to spend.
Well, if national and local absorption rates are any indicator, the writing on the wall is crystal clear.
Q-Cell has a unique, tri-lipid gel-based formulation that has been shown to increase absorption rates by up to 10-fold in comparison to dry powder supplements.
From left: Empire State Building, 30 Rockefeller Center and 120 Park Avenue New York City office rentals got more expensive in the first quarter of 2011, even as vacancy and absorption rates remained mostly unchanged, according to separate reports released today by Cassidy Turley and Colliers International.
Type 0 patients: This group had very low expression of MGAT3 and very low absorption rates of amyloid beta.
Absorption rates are set to accelerate and will be further fuelled by the completion of the Birmingham Development Company's Cube scheme, which signals the end of current speculative development within Birmingham city centre.
Substituting 10% or more soy flakes increased water absorption rates.
Other supplement suppliers say that the source of the calcium can make a difference in the absorption rates.