neural tube defect

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neural tube defect

n.
Any of various congenital defects of the brain and spinal cord, such as spina bifida, resulting from incomplete closing of the neural tube in an embryo.
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A monthly stipend of 25,000 NTD will be provided to cover all the expenses.
A monthly stipend of 25, 000 NTD will be provided to cover all the expenses.
NTD, founded over 30 years ago, is a reference laboratory in the US for first and second trimester prenatal screening.
In the future, R2STOP could support research that will contribute to the achievement of eradication and elimination of other NTDs.
In some cases there are other reasons why NTDs occur but by taking it can help to prevent most NTD cases from happening.
concentrations that increase the risk for having an NTD-affected pregnancy) provide complementary information for examining NTD risk in populations and can provide data relatively quickly.
For the analysis, we examined the instructor's PowerPoint as well as participants' notes from the NTD and NTP groups.
OBJECTIVE: To determine prevalence of NTD in tertiary care center (KIMS Karad) from 1st July 2012 to 30th June 2013.
The recurrence risk for a woman who has had a single child with an NTD is 2-5% and increases if more than one child is affected.
NTD recently signed a three year manufacturing deal with Durhambased PV manufacturer Romag to produce its Solar Angel product and the business expects to achieve an PS8m turnover by the end of 2016, creating jobs and opportunities for installers across the UK.
Tarqui-Mamani's NTD data (as stated in her letter) and our study, "Peru's national folic acid fortification program and its effect on neural tube defects in Lima," (1) could be due to a difference in methods.
After two days of sizzling, wok-hot competition that had 32 accomplished chefs from around the world slicing, dicing and cooking in the heart of New York City's bustling Times Square, Szechuan cuisine master Chen Yichun took top honors in NTD Television's Fifth International Chinese Culinary Competition.