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Low Anisakis-specific IgE prevalence in dyspeptic patients in Italy – a retrospective study

claims to consume only dry salted fish. Presence of symptoms in positive patients vary from none to only GI to mainly allergic ones. Positive patients from the control group, instead, show an iCAP value of 0.51 KUA/L and 1.57 KUA/L and reported to eat respectively raw and smoked fish (C1) and raw fish (C2). They report to not suffer from any GI symptoms or allergic ones ( Table 6 ). Discussion Positivity of IgE to Anisakis allergens showed no significant difference between the two groups. These results totally differ from those obtained in a similar study

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Electrical field landscape of two electroceuticals

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In recent years several electrical wound management systems, so called electroceuticals, have been introduced claiming an induced electrical response in the wounded tissue. Some have external current and voltage sources while others have internal constructions aiming at creating necessary therapeutic currents. We investigate two representative electroceuticals by mapping out their electrical field landscapes using a previously developed skin model within a numerical simulation scheme. We find very strong fields from the electroceuticals of the order of 1 kV/m amenable for electrotaxic influence on pertinent cell types for wound healing. Current densities can locally be as high as 1 A/cm2.

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Solar and Green Building Guidelines for Hot Arid Climate in India

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There are, presently, two schools of thought when it comes to designing buildings that promote sustainable development. One school emphasizes materials use and ‘‘green’’ buildings, while the other emphasizes energy use and energy efficient buildings. The promoters of ‘‘green’’ buildings often claim that the reduced energy use during operation of the low energy and solar buildings is counteracted by the increased embodied energy in these buildings. This paper gives categorical analysis of the technologies available for Low energy and green architecture and emphasizes the need to integrate both in residential buildings to of lower the energy use in operation during the lifetime in a residential building in hot arid climate. The results also show that there should be little difference between the approaches of the two schools of thought. The best buildings will generally be those that are both low energy, and ‘‘green’’. This paper also gives policy guidelines to integrate them in the building bye-laws for hot arid climate

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A Handy Technique for Fundamental Unit in Specific Type of Real Quadratic Fields

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Different types of number theories such as elementary number theory, algebraic number theory and computational number theory; algebra; cryptology; security and also other scientific fields like artificial intelligence use applications of quadratic fields. Quadratic fields can be separated into two parts such as imaginary quadratic fields and real quadratic fields. To work or determine the structure of real quadratic fields is more difficult than the imaginary one.

The Dirichlet class number formula is defined as a special case of a more general class number formula satisfying any types of number field. It includes regulator, 𝓛-function, Dedekind zeta function and discriminant for the field. The Dirichlet’s class number h(d) formula in real quadratic fields claims that we have

hd.logεd=Δ.L1,χd

for positive d > 0 and the fundamental unit εd of ℚ(d). It is seen that discriminant, 𝓛-function and fundamental unit εd are significant and necessary tools for determining the structure of real quadratic fields.

The focus of this paper is to determine structure of some special real quadratic fields for d > 0 and d ≡ 2, 3 (mod 4). In this paper, we provide a handy technique so as to calculate particular continued fraction expansion of integral basis element wd, fundamental unit εd, and so on for such real quadratic number fields. In this paper, we get fascinating results in the development of real quadratic fields.

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Quality assurance of genetic laboratories and the EBTNA practice certification, a simple standardization assurance system for a laboratory network

. 2017;16:4. Kaul KL Sabatini LM Tsongalis GJ Caliendo AM Olsen RJ et al The Case for Laboratory Developed Procedures: Quality and Positive Impact on Patient Care Acad Pathol 2017 16 4 3 Hallworth MJ. The “70% claim”: What is the evidence base? Ann Clin Biochem 2011;48:487-8. 10.1258/acb.2011.011177 Hallworth MJ The “70% claim”: What is the evidence base? Ann Clin Biochem 2011 48 487 8 4 Badrick T. Evidence-based laboratory medicine.Clin Biochem Rev. 2013;34(2):43-6. 24151340 Badrick T Evidence-based laboratory medicine

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Optical properties of translucent zirconia: A review of the literature

also have eliminated the unique transformation toughening that gives zirconia its toughness and resistance to fracture ( 63 ). Although, the resistance to fracture of cubic zirconia is higher than that of porcelain-veneered crowns or lithium disilicate restorations ( 64 , 65 ), this ceramic is indicated in less-bearing clinical situations ( 66 ). The manufacturers claim that the great innovation in the formula was developed at the powder stage, before discs or blocks for CAD-CAM technology were designed. Clinical characteristics for restorations with translucent

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Numerical Solution of Abel′s Integral Equations using Hermite Wavelet

}^{n}}c_{n,i} \psi_{n,i} (x) \right\rangle =\displaystyle{\sum _{i=m+1}^{n}}\left|c_{n,i} \right|^{2} \end{array}$ We claim that S n − S m 2 = ∑ i = m + 1 n c n , i 2 , ∀ n > m $\begin{array}{} \displaystyle \left\| S_{n} -S_{m} \right\| ^{2} =\displaystyle{\sum _{i=m+1}^{n}}\left|c_{n,i} \right|^{2} ,\, \, \, \, \forall n \gt m \end{array}$ Now ∑ i = m + 1 n c n , i ψ n , i ( x ) 2 = ∑ i = m + 1 n c n , i ψ n , i ( x ) , ∑ i = m + 1 n c n , i ψ n , i ( x ) = ∑ i = m + 1 n c n , i 2 , ∀ n > m $\begin{array}{} \displaystyle \left\| \displaystyle{\sum _{i

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Dual skew Heyting almost distributive lattices

( a ] ← ( b ] = ( e ], ( c ] ← ( d ] = ( f ] for some e, f ∈ L , we have a x ← b = e ∧x and c x ←d = f ∧x . Hence e ∧x = f ∧x implies that a x ←b = c x ←d . Therefore the binary operation x ← is well defined on L x . It is clear that L x is a strongly distributive skew lattice with bottom x . For any y ∈ L x , we claim that [ x, y ] is a dual Heyting algebra. Let a,b, c ∈ [ x, y ] and define ← y on [ x, y ] by a ← y b = a x ← b . Clearly ( a ], ( b ], ( c ] ∈ ( y ] ↓ and ( y ] ↓ is a dual Heyting algebra. Then (i) ( a

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Numerical Solution of Abel′s Integral Equations using Hermite Wavelet

〈 y ( x ) , S n 〉 = 〈 y ( x ) , ∑ i = 0 n c n , i ψ n , i ( x ) 〉 = ∑ i = m + 1 n | c n , i | 2 ${{S}_{n}}=\sum\limits_{i=0}^{n}{{{c}_{n,i}}{{\psi }_{n,i}}\left( x \right)},\text{Now}\left\langle y\left( x \right),{{S}_{n}} \right\rangle =\left\langle y\left( x \right),\sum\limits_{i=0}^{n}{{{c}_{n,i}}{{\psi }_{n,i}}\left( x \right)} \right\rangle =\sum\limits_{i=m+1}^{n}{{{\left| {{c}_{n,i}} \right|}^{2}}}$ We claim that | | S n − S m | | 2 = ∑ i = m + 1 n | c n , i | 2 ,     ∀ n > m ${{\left| \left| {{S}_{n}}-{{S}_{m}} \right

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