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test

noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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As the Ames tests were unequivocally negative (EMEA, 2008), on the basis of the HMPC nonclinical guideline no further genotoxicity testing of valerian root preparations is required (EMEA, 2006b).
Mini mutagenicity test: a miniaturized version of the Ames test used in a prescreening assay for point mutagenesis assessment.
Instead the FDA wants the Ames test plus either mouse lymphoma or chromosome aberration plus a further test, mouse micronucleus.
The same prepared extract of fresh feces and urine used for HPLC analysis was also assessed for mutagenicity by the Ames Test using Salmonella typhimurium TA 98 (Ames et al.
The safety concern arises from the fact that ginger is found to be teratogenic on the Ames test.
was also the first of its kind to use the Ames test, a widely used test
Commonly found in feces, 7-OHIQ was identified during the 1980s as a direct-acting mutagen in the Ames test, a bacterial assay used to screen for potential carciongens.