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that by which something is accomplished or some end achieved

a person who secretly observes others to obtain information

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any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

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Among the so called 'omic' technologies, the analysis of the transcriptome provides a very promising approach to find new and reliable biomarkers in the field of anabolic agents, because it is known that steroid hormones directly, and [beta]-agonists indirectly, influence the transcription of specific genes [8,11].
Wolfe then goes on to discuss only pharmaceutical anabolic agents. Do non-pharmaceutical anabolic agents exist that we can readily employ as nutritional practitioners?
The hope for additional anabolic agents to treat low bone mass conditions now includes inhibition of gut-derived serotonin.
A World Anti-Doping Authority (Wada) laboratory in Cologne, Germany, found that the second 'B' test had confirmed the presence of clenbuterol, a banned anabolic agent.
Once recombinant technology made it possible to supplement the natural production, its push as an anabolic agent (growing muscle) was predictable, but the scientific studies have some major questions about it's efficacy.
A number of antiresorptives and the anabolic agent teriparatide are available to individualize therapy, and it is expected that novel agents will provide opportunities to further optimize treatment approaches.
"These are important achievements that help to protect the significant investment Nastech has made in the development of its formulations for PTH1-34 Nasal Spray, a non-injectable anabolic agent for the treatment of osteoporosis, and PYY Nasal Spray, a novel treatment for obesity."
The agreement enables OsteoGenix to complete pre-clinical work on its propriety bone anabolic agent and advance the program through clinical trials.
He was suspended for the maximum 22 matches in 1998 after being caught using a banned anabolic agent.
Meanwhile, Belorussian high jumper Aleksey Lesnichiy has tested positive for banned anabolic agent clenbuterol.
Parathyroid hormone (PTH), an injectable anabolic agent, has been on the market for about two years.
This anabolic agent costs considerably less than human GH.
Researchers have found that the anabolic agent oxandrolone and a program of progressive resistance exercise has resulted in increased lean body mass and strength in men
Summary: Imphal (Manipur) [India], June 01 (ANI): In the wake of her four-year suspension by the International Wrestling Federation (IWF) after she tested positive for a banned anabolic agent, double Commonwealth Games (CWG) Gold medallist Sanjita Chanu claimed that she was innocent and said she will challenge her ban along with the Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWLF).
DENVER--The anabolic agent teriparatide reduced the risk of clinical vertebral fractures in women with osteoporosis when compared with the antiresorptive agent risedronate, and the results held up across groups of women with varying fracture histories in a post hoc analysis of data from the VERO trial.