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Post Mortem

A slang term for a meeting or series of meetings in which participants attempt to discover what went wrong with a failed project. For example, if a marketing campaign does not increase sales of a product, the company may conduct a post mortem to determine why it did not.
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To test if reversible acetylation of [epsilon]-amino groups on lysine residue plays a role in postmortem glycolysis, mice were intraperitoneally injected with AICAR, HAT, or HDAC inhibitors before slaughter and their effects on glycolysis in postmortem muscle were investigated.
The postmortem revealed that police found her lying next to a bottle of moisturising cream by several blood stains.
Families desire open, honest communication (Gauthier, 2008) on topics related to death, and they may request that they complete all the postmortem care.
CMG Counsel Jeong-Ho Lee says that since the Indiana and Washington laws that protect postmortem rights have no qualification about where the celebrity was living, it continues to be illegal to sell unlicensed Monroe merchandise in those states.
Although this process can take longer in water-submerged victims, these individuals may remain concealed longer when they become hidden in water or vegetation or lost in a large body of water; this results in correspondingly advanced postmortem changes before recovery.
La consulta postmortem puede verse como el campo propio del trabajo creador y de permanente desarrollo del patologo, donde la contribucion original e innovadora sera siempre el resultado.
Ed Entwisle of the county Police Department said the absence of postmortem test results will make it very difficult to determine what happened to the bull.
Although the patient had died before a late convalescent-phase serum sample could be obtained for a confident exclusion of SARS-CoV infection by serologic testing, the nasopharyngeal aspirate collected on admission and the postmortem lung tissue were negative for SARS-CoV by RT-PCR.
NO] There are many compelling reasons why postmortem sperm retrieval might be requested.
The remaining children were excluded because neither postmortem metabolic screening results nor stored postmortem blood were available.
We also determined DA concentrations in striatal, tissue obtained postmortem from similarly treated animals.
A postmortem examination was due to be carried out this afternoon to try to confirm the cause of death.