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detect

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Detects are able to dwell in a closed position for prolonged periods of time and respond reliably where a standard momentary switch may not be able to provide these capabilities.
Intended as a research tool, the T790M quantitative mutation assay detects the presence of a mutant thymidine base in a background of normal cytosine bases at position 2369 of the EGFR gene.
One of these centers detects human antibodies to a particular bacterium or virus.
In the steel cord reinforced radial tire industry, spacing faults are the most common detects occurring in the production of steel cord reinforced ply.
We recover Propionibacterium acnes in patients with ear and eye infections only occasionally; DNA-based technology detects it at least 50 times more often.
The detector is also combined with underground radar, which radiates two gigahertz of electromagnetic waves and detects the reflection of landmines buried up to 80cm in the ground.
In general, choose the strongest, most sensitive detector you can afford, say detection experts, because it will more than pay for itself if it ever detects a radioactive source.
Laser-Ultrasound-Nanotechnology Combination Detects Malignant Breast Tumors One-Fifth the Size Found with Conventional Technology
ON GUARD On the battlefield--and to a lesser extent at home--an array of devices detects chemical and biological weapons and sends out a warning.
The NMP22[R] BladderChek([R]) Test, developed and commercialized by Matritech (Amex: MZT), detects elevated levels of the NMP22 protein in the urine, a sign of bladder cancer.
A typical electronic nose has two major components: a sensor that detects odors and a set of electronic components that interprets the resulting signals.