Cover Image

PAPERBACK
$59.00



View/Hide Left Panel

CAT or CT

computed axial tomography

CDR

complementarity-determining region

CLA

cutaneous lymphocyte associated

CMNR

Committee on Military Nutrition Research

CT

cholera toxin

CTB

cholera toxin B-subunit

CV

coefficient of variation

CVD

cardiovascular disease


DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DB

Douglas bag

DHHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

DIS

Distributed Interactive Simulation

DLW

doubly labeled water

DPA

dual-photon absorptiometry

DTH

delayed hypersensitivity

DXA or DEXA

dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry


ECFV

extracellular fluid volume

ELISA

enzyme-linked immunoabsorption assay

EMA

effective mechanical advantage

EPI

Echo Planar Imaging

EST

expressed sequence tag


FACScan

Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorter

FCM

Foot Contact Monitor

FeO2

fractional concentration of oxygen in expired air

FeCO2

fractional concentration of carbon dioxide in expired air

FIO2

fractional concentration of oxygen in inspired air

FAD

flavin-adenine dinucleotide

FFA

free fatty acids

FFM

fat-free mass

FMN

flavin mononucleotide


G-6-P

glucose-6-phosphate

GC-MS

gas chromatography-mass spectrometry


HCSM

Hierarchical Concurrent State Machine

HECA

human endothelial cell associated

HMMWV

high-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle

HU

Hounsfield units

HW

hydrostatic weighing


I/B

intake balance

IDS

Iowa Driving Simulator

IEL

intraepithelial lymphocyte

IFNγ

interferon gamma

IG

Image Generator

IL

interleukin



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement