biostatics


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biostatics

(ˌbaɪəʊˈstætɪks)
n
(Biology) (functioning as singular) the branch of biology that deals with the structure of organisms in relation to their function
ˌbioˈstatic adj
ˌbioˈstatically adv

biostatics

the study of the relation between structure and function in plants and animals. — biostatical, adj.
See also: Plants
the study of the relationship between structure and function in plants and animals. — biostatical, adj.
See also: Animals
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The analysis of this database was performed by the nonprofit organization, Cancer Research and Biostatics (CRAB), and resulted in few important changes from previous TNM staging system based on validating the 7th TNM staging system and expanding prognostic data collected from global medical centers (2, 3).
Garg, a Prof, of Medicine (Nephrology), Biostatics & Epidemiology, "Western University, Canada".
(4) Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatics, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
(2) Department of Biostatics, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
(5) Department of Biostatics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
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Gavin Rudge, a research fellow in the Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatics, University of Birmingham.