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assay

1. 
a. an analysis, esp a determination of the amount of metal in an ore or the amounts of impurities in a precious metal
b. (as modifier): an assay office
2. a substance undergoing an analysis
3. a written report on the results of an analysis

assay

[′a‚sā]
(analytical chemistry)
Qualitative or quantitative determination of the components of a material, as an ore or a drug.
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Then, based on (18) and (19), the hydraulics of the FFN shown in Figure 4 can be given by differential-algebraic system [29]:
Regarding performance error, the FFN had a lower performance (i.e., smaller mean square error) than the RBFN when MSE on the validation sets were compared, while the reverse was true for the test sets.
With a prior consent, they were treated according to usual hospital protocol, with additional vaginal swabs taken for fFN and cervicovaginal IL-6.
Bliss Morris, founder and CEO of FFN, said, "Over the past two quarters, there has been a sharp increase in pricing across all asset classes coupled with a need for community banks to clean up their balance sheets.
NLC's new Municipal Action Guide highlights strategies that city leaders can use to connect FFN caregivers with the information and support needed to promote early learning and healthy child development.
fFN is a glycoprotein that is normally confined to the extracellular matrix of the fetal membranes between 24 and 34 weeks' gestation.
Merrie Duncan, spokeswoman for FFN, said the portfolio contains about $7.8 million in SBA loans from ANB.
Cervicovaginal fetal fibronectin (fFN) [4] is the only test cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration for prediction of preterm delivery.
Elevated levels of interleukin (IL)-6 and tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-[alpha] in cervicovaginal specimens had a better positive predictive value compared with fetal fibronectin (fFN) in a series that included 105 term pregnancies and 10 preterm deliveries, Dr.
In the 6 months following institution of fetal fibronectin (fFN) testing of all high-risk women at the Naval Hospital in Bremerton, Wash., the number of maternal transfers was reduced by nearly half, Dr.
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