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Mutual conversion.

in′ter·con·vert′ v.
in′ter·con·vert′i·bil′i·ty n.
in′ter·con·vert′i·ble adj.
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(General Physics) a process in which two things are each converted into the other, often as the result of chemical or physical activity
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(ˌɪn tər kənˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən)

conversion of each of two things into the other; reciprocal conversion.
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[ˌɪntəkənˈvɜːʃn] n (Comput) → transcodificazione f
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McKenzie et al., Interconversion between Tumorigenic and Differentiated States in Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
The study notes there is an evidence base for the antidepressant effects of the shared interconversion of folic acid, folinic acid and methylfolate, as found in EnBrace HR, showing significant improvement in perinatal depressive symptoms and providing a new treatment option for depression in pregnancy, revealed the company.
In order to set up reliable methods for this, there needs to be basic agreement on the definition of concentrations as such (see below), and on the interconversion of such information from one system (e.g., animals or cell cultures) to another (man).
The process of interconversion of CO2 and HCO3- is slow at physiological pH ranges.
An increase in polyphenolic content could be attributed to a disruption of plant cell walls, providing better extractability, breaking chemical bonds of higher molecular weight polyphenols, and forming soluble low molecular weight polyphenols and their interconversion [1, 36, 37].
In these experimental conditions, the interconversion among arsenic species was not observed (confirmation by injection of single standard versus time).
The best strategy to prevent tumor remission should be the elimination of all kinds of aggressive cells within the tumor together with the bulk tumor cells since these cells have interconversion capacity and could originate new clones of CSCs or mesenchymal cell via the EMT process.
It was suggested that an interconversion may occur between the divalent defect and the relaxed oxygen vacancy upon ultraviolet irradiation, although a detailed mechanism of this interconversion is unknown.
Performing all the experiments that define the material behavior is not always feasible; therefore, the interconversion functions between the different moduli are an important task in viscoelasticity.
As the reciprocal interconversion between Cr(VI) and Cr(III) species is well documented during the analytical process (Wolf, Morman, Hageman, Hoefen, & Plumlee, 2011), we measured total Cr levels.

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