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Aggregation

Process in corporate financial planning whereby the smaller investment proposals of each of the firm's operational units are aggregated and effectively treated as a whole.

Aggregation

1. A composite report of all futures positions held by a single trader. Aggregations are used to ensure that reports are accurate and regulations are followed.

2. In corporate financial planning, the combination of several, small investments such that they are treated as one, large investment.
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Little is known about the effects of glucosamine on platelet aggregation in humans, (3-6) and there is no literature of the effects of celadrin on platelet function reported.
Privitera confirmed that platelet aggregation was the most common problem observed in both groups of patients.
The maximal amplitude is dependent on the strength of the clot following initial fibrin formation--this strength is almost entirely dependent on the interaction between the GP IIb/IIIa receptors on platelets and platelet aggregation which plays an integral part in this interaction.
41) Ristocetin-induced platelet aggregation evaluates aggregation after the addition of various concentrations of ristocetin.
Equally important, by deploying this technology, Celerion has been able to increase cohort size on studies requiring platelet aggregation, from eight to 40 participants, creating efficiency in the conduct of these studies.
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) was prepared and used in platelet aggregation assays as described earlier (Estrada et al.
The cross-sectional design of our analyses prohibited an investigation of whether persons with cerebral microbleeds are at increased risk for symptomatic hemorrhage [excessive bleeding] when using platelet aggregation inhibitors," they added.
The study showed that the 10 mg prasugrel dose produced a lower level of platelet aggregation compared to the 150 mg clopidogrel dose when both 14-day treatment periods were combined (26.
The lumiaggregometer may be used to measure platelet aggregation and secretion simultaneously.
12] receptor-mediated platelet aggregation, aliquots of citrated whole blood were also incubated with 0.
Garlic oil has been shown to decrease platelet aggregation for up to 6 hours, and two cases of excessive postsurgical bleeding have been reported in which patients had consumed garlic-laden meals the night before.
Researchers at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago now report that PKG plays a dual role, first spurting platelet aggregation and then, only minutes later, limiting clot size.

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