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Synonyms for variant

Synonyms for variant

not like another in nature, quality, amount, or form

one that is slightly different from others of the same kind or designation

Synonyms for variant

an event that departs from expectations

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

a variable quantity that is random

something a little different from others of the same type

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differing from a norm or standard

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exhibiting variation and change

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Because insulin downregulates its own receptor, we performed two different studies to rule out the possibility that the hyperinsulinemia we observed in our patients with HMGA1 gene variants was downregulating the INSR," the researchers said.
The G variant of the 2 mm sheet girder made from the material St37-3 was the one which sustained the highest load which was about 7.
New evidence indicates the melanoma risk associated with melanocortin-1 receptor (MC1R) high-risk variants is strongest in individuals who would be classified as lower risk by the classic phenotypic criteria such as darker hair, skin, and eye color and absence of freckles, Peter A.
In view of these findings, it has been suggested that the columnar cell variant should not necessarily be treated as an aggressive subtype of PTC; instead, treatment should be based on clinical staging, with a focus on tumor encapsulation and invasion beyond the confines of the thyroid gland.
Hu said, the gene variant is not the end of the OCD story.
However, susceptibility to penicillin and oxacillin was confirmed by an Etest (AB Biodisk, Solna, Sweden) for all colony variants.
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For example, in a study of sixty-five different retail outlets, Shugan (1987) found that the price of a variant varies with retail assortment.
Finally, we assessed bioinformatics and variant assessment approaches to streamline the postanalytic workflow for panel implementation.
New Delhi, March 16 -- The top end version of the vehicle is the diesel VX MT variant, which is priced at Rs.
These important scientific data help to identify when laboratories are interpreting the same variant in different ways, improving the quality of variant interpretations, and accelerating clinicians' understanding of the effects of these variants.
Depending on the amount of data available for a given variant (and its associated gene), clinical variant assessment can be a very challenging and time-consuming process.
When examined individually, each genetic variant explains very little about these traits.
In this article, we review the current landscape of variant interpretation and the challenges it presents, as well as new developments in the field that indicate significant improvements may be on the horizon.