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a small-scale representation of something

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one that is worthy of imitation or duplication

to take as a model or make conform to a model

to give form to by or as if by pressing and kneading

conforming to an ultimate form of perfection or excellence

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a type of product

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a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor

representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

a woman who wears clothes to display fashions

the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)

plan or create according to a model or models

assume a posture as for artistic purposes

display (clothes) as a mannequin

create a representation or model of

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construct a model of

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worthy of imitation

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Can animal models be replaced with human cellular models in drug discovery?
The platform will advance the understanding of type 1 diabetes in the NOD mouse and permit the translation of data and results generated from that animal model into likely human responses under similar conditions (i.
Dr Deborah Rathjen, CEO and Managing Director of Bionomics, stated, "This new animal model is a valuable addition to our unique and extensive portfolio of intellectual property in the field of epilepsy and ion channels.
Nevertheless, the fact that clinically effective anticraving and antirelapse compounds reduce the alcohol deprivation effect in our animals lends predictive value to this animal model for the development of new and better drugs for the treatment of alcoholism [Spanagel et al.
However, research is needed in provide for a full array of totipotent and multipotent stem cells from nonhuman biomedical research animal models, as well as to provide the research tools to identify, characterize, and purify those cells.
Specific scientific priorities that remain to be addressed include 1) obtaining further sequence data from the terminal regions of additional variola isolates, 2) continuing efforts to effectively detect variola virus infection and validate these procedures, 3) developing new drugs for smallpox treatment, 4) developing less reactogenic vaccines to protect against smallpox infection, and 5) validating an animal model of human smallpox to allow assessment of candidate drugs and vaccines for both efficacy and regulatory purposes.
Currently, all testing of such compounds is primarily done in vitro or in an animal model lacking critical human processes.
At present, researchers have no animal model for testing potential therapies for the disorder or for studying the feasibility of inserting genes for normal hemoglobin production into sickle cell patients.
Any non-mammalian or mammalian animal model may be used, as long as it contributes to the common overall theme or objective of the program project.
A major goal of the current research is to define an animal model that faithfully replicates human smallpox.
In one animal model, MPL-C was found to enhance preservation of the energy charge in myocardial tissue and in a second animal model reduced infiltration by neutrophils into the border regions of the infarct area.
They report the first successful spread of HIV infection in human thymus and lymph nodes in an animal model.
Preliminary studies suggest these compounds provided benefit in the SJL female mouse model of EAE, a widely used animal model of multiple sclerosis.