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check

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examine

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  • examine
  • put someone to the test
  • put someone through their paces

challenge

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put something to the test

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a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

an operation employed to resolve an uncertainty

a set of questions or exercises designed to determine knowledge or skill

a means by which individuals are compared and judged

constituting a tentative model for future experiment or development

to subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

to subject to a test of knowledge or skill

to engage in experiments

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any standardized procedure for measuring sensitivity or memory or intelligence or aptitude or personality etc

the act of undergoing testing

a hard outer covering as of some amoebas and sea urchins

put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to

test or examine for the presence of disease or infection

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examine someone's knowledge of something

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show a certain characteristic when tested

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achieve a certain score or rating on a test

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determine the presence or properties of (a substance)

undergo a test

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In this context it is known for example, that the Ames test can give positive results with drugs with a high content of flavonoids, which is due to quercetin (Podginsky et al.
typhimurium strain TA 102 by Ames test (Maron and Ames, 1983).
Evaluating compounds for mutagenic potential using the GLP regulatory Ames test is required for most small molecules prior to compound scale up and IND-enabling non-clinical studies.
A number of potentially important chemicals -- including several powerful cholesterol-lowering drugs, herbicides and plasticizers -- are liver carcinogens that uniformly elude detection by short-term carcinogen-screening assays, such as the Ames test.
ISO 10993 for less than 29 days contact duration only - products tested for: Systemic Injection, Intracutaneous Injection, Intramuscular Implantation, Hemolysis - Rabbit Blood, Kligman Maximization, Ames Test, L929 MEM Elution & Agar Diffusion
In the basic biology portion of the project, students use the Ames test to see if a chemical causes cellular mutations.
Those two sources accounted for almost all of the samples' mutagenicity, which the scientists measured with the Ames test, a gauge of cancer-causing potential based on a compound's ability to induce genetic mutations in bacteria.
Four years ago, researchers at the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer at the University of Nebraska in Omaha showed that capsaicin, the predominant capsaicinoid, can cause genetic mutation in the Ames test -- a quick bacterial assay used to screen for possible carcinogens.
While the Ames test still comes out ahead, he says, a battery of tests can now offer somewhat better discrimination of hazard risk than any one assay alone.