biophor


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biophor

(ˈbaɪəˌfɔː)
n
(Biology) (in Weismann's theory of heredity) a hypothetical particle of the ultimate form of matter
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After 3 puffs of a mixture of 500 mg commercial herbal products containing several synthetic cannabinoids of unknown concentration and 500 mg tobacco, substances were quantifiable for at least 6 h in OF collected with the Biophor RapidEASE device over 90 h with a 0.
Lumiphore has other existing partnerships with Thermo Fisher Scientific Specialty Diagnostics for certain diagnostic tests in both laboratory and point-of-care formats, such as for Downs Syndrome; with CisBio International, for the drug discovery research market; and with Biophor Diagnostics Inc.
I must confess to being always a little ahurie when I meet with biophors & determinants--though they seem like old friends after the allelomorphs & heterozygotes in Lock's "simple" exposition of Mendelism.