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## conjugate

1. Maths
a. (of two angles) having a sum of 360°
b. (of two complex numbers) differing only in the sign of the imaginary part as 4 + 3i and 4 -- 3i
c. (of two algebraic numbers) being roots of the same irreducible algebraic equation with rational coefficients
d. (of two elements of a square matrix) interchanged when the rows and columns are interchanged
e. (of two arcs) forming a complete circle or other closed curved figure
2. Chem of, denoting, or concerning the state of equilibrium in which two liquids can exist as two separate phases that are both solutions. The liquid that is the solute in one phase is the solvent in the other
3. Chem (of acids and bases) related by loss or gain of a proton
4. Physics
a. joined by a reciprocal relationship, such as in the case of two quantities, points, etc., that are interchangeable with respect to the properties of each of them
b. (of points connected with a lens) having the property that an object placed at one point will produce an image at the other point
5. (of a compound leaf) having one pair of leaflets
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## conjugate

[′kän·jə·gət]
(geology)
Pertaining to fractures in which both sets of veins or joints show the same strike but opposite dip.
Pertaining to any two sets of veins or joints lying perpendicular.
(mathematics)
An element y of a group related to a given element x by y = z -1 xz or zy = xz, where z is another element of the group. Also known as transform.
For a quaternion, x = x0+ x1 i + x2 j + x3 k, the quaternion x̄ = x0-x1 i-x2 j-x3 k.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Reduction of frequent otitis media and pressure-equalizing tube insertions in children after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine Pediatrics 2007; 119: 707-15.
Serotype distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections among preschool children in the United States, 1978-1994: Implications for development of a conjugate vaccine.
Calibration curve was plotted to calculate amount of drug contents in conjugates in terms of mg of drug in 100 mg conjugate.
The Next Advancements in Cancer Drug Development: Antibody-Drug Conjugates - Onco'Zine - The International Cancer Network, June 14, 2012 [1]
This has led some investigators to ask whether adults might benefit by being immunized using the children's conjugate vaccine.
Andres de Roux of the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona and colleagues suggested that the administration of the children's conjugate vaccine to elderly patients within 1 year of giving them the polysaccharide vaccine could actually suppress immunity.
The potential coverage of the 7-valent conjugate vaccine, which excludes these types, was poor.
Healthy infants and children aged <24 months should receive a decreased number of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine doses on the basis of the age at which vaccination is initiated and the estimated amount of vaccine available to the health-care provider's practice (Table 1).
"Combined with the proprietary linkage systems developed at Seattle Genetics, these drugs will augment our development of next-generation antibody-drug conjugates for the treatment of cancer."
The Global Antibody Drug Conjugate Market Offers A Vast Spectrum Of Opportunities To Different Product Developers And Services Providers Including Industries .Antibodies That Are Attached With Biologically Active Drugs.

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