a distinct biochemical, genetic, or molecular characteristic or substance that is an indicator of a particular biological condition or process:
a blood test to measure protein biomarkers for cancer.
another name for biological marker
Ecology. the amount of living matter in a given habitat, expressed either as the weight of organisms per unit area or as the volume of organisms per unit volume of habitat. Energy. organic matter, especially plant matter, that can be converted to fuel and is therefore regarded as a potential energy source. Contemporary Examples Dominion […]
a synthetic material, usually a plastic, suitable for implanting in a living body to repair damaged or diseased parts.
Biology. the application of mathematical methods to the study of living organisms. noun (functioning as sing) the study of the application of mathematics to biology
Medicine/Medical. the study of the action of external and internal forces on the living body, especially on the skeletal system. the development of prostheses. Biology. the study of the mechanical nature of biological processes, as heart action and muscle movement. noun (functioning as sing) the study of the mechanics of the movement of living organisms […]