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ti·ter

also ti·tre  (tī′tər)
n.
1. Concentration of a substance in solution or the strength of such a substance determined by titration.
2. The minimum volume needed to cause a particular result in titration.
3. The temperature at which a fatty acid solidifies.

[French titre, from Old French title, title; see title.]

titer

(ˈtaɪtə; ˈtiː-)
n
(Chemistry) the usual US spelling of titre

ti•ter

(ˈtaɪ tər)

n.
1. the strength of a solution as determined by titration with a standard substance.
2. the concentration of a substance in a given sample as determined by titration.
[1830–40; < French titre title, qualification, fineness of alloyed gold or silver < Latin titulus title]
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Noun1.titer - the concentration of a solution as determined by titration
concentration - the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
Translations

ti·ter

n. título, la cantidad de una sustancia que se requiere para producir una reacción con un volumen determinado de otra sustancia.

titer

n título
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At delivery, the geometric mean anti-F IgG antibody titer in immunized women was 7,244 Elisa Units (EU) and on average, the infants' antibody titer equaled 100% of the mothers' anti-F IgG antibody titer.
The HD/SD geometric mean antibody titer ratios were 1.
The HI antibody titer was the highest times half-diluted serum solution which could prevent the hemagglutinating activity of AIV.
Among those individuals in the 15 mcg arm, 72% had a neutralizing antibody titer of 1:20 or greater (four-fold rise from baseline) against the H5N1 A/Indonesia strain as did 73% of subjects in the 45 mcg arm and 94% of subjects in the 90 mcg arm.
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The patient's fluorescent treponemal antibody titer and antistriatal antibody titer were normal, as was her erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR).
Mice immunized with CYDBA507 showed increased H5 antibody titer compared to mice receiving placebo and the presence of high titer of antibody correlated with protection against lethal challenge with influenza type A/H5N1 virus.
Human H5N2 avian influenza infection in Japan and the factors associated with high H5N2-neutralizing antibody titer.
In another study conducted in the United Kingdom, 21-day results from 100 adults aged 18-50 years showed an immune response (defined as an antibody titer of 1:40 or more) within 2 weeks of receiving a single 7.
A fourfold or higher vaccine antibody titer increase, also called positive seroconversion, is the criterion for a clinically adequate antibody response.

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