SHIME

AcronymDefinition
SHIMESimulator of the Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem
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Daguet, the SHIME is a device that has been used for experiments to mimic the entire gastrointestinal tract, including the stomach, small intestine and the three regions of the large intestine (ascending, transverse and descending).
Experiments were conducted using a Simulator of Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem (SHIME), an in vitro model of the gastrointestinal tract used to analyse the effects of probiotics on the large intestine.
Finally, a thorough in vitro exploration with the Simulator of the Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem (SHIME), a dynamic human gastrointestinal simulator, revealed a high microbial metabolic potency toward metal (loid)s (Diaz-Bone and Van de Wiele 2009).
In May 2008, Pam Shime, PBSC's National Director from 2000 to 2007, flew to South Korea to speak to and consult with public interest and human rights lawyers on the Canadian approach to making public interest law a centrepiece of legal education.
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Shime saba, or pickled mackerel, is another familiar sushi offering.
Fifteen minutes later, in town of Shime in the prefecture, the door of a car parked outside the home of Nishimura-kai's chief Toshimi Nishimura was found damaged by an explosive, the police said.
The Laboratory of Microbial Ecology, Ghent University, and ProDigest, also in Ghent, have a well-established model of the human digestive system consisting of a three-stage continuous culture system called SHIME (Simulator of Human Intestinal Microbial Ecology).
Experiments were conducted using the Simulator of Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem (SHIME), an in vitro simulation of the gastrointestinal tract used to analyse the effects of probiotics on the large intestine.