Nonspecific

  • (adj): Not caused by a specific agent; used also of staining in making microscope slides.
    Example: "Nonspecific enteritis"

Some articles on nonspecific:

Helen Hayes - Body of Work - Television Appearances and Awards
... Regina Nominated — Emmy Award for Best Actress (nonspecific role) 1952 Omnibus The Twelve Pound Look Nominated — Emmy Award for Best Actress (nonspecific ...
Polymerase Chain Reaction Optimization - Non-specific Priming
... chain reaction by which primers will avoid amplifying nonspecific sequences ... Nonspecific primer binding obscures polymerase chain reaction results, as the nonspecific sequences to which primers anneal in early steps of amplification will "swamp out" any specific sequences ... The primer will anneal at the highest temperature which is least-permissive of nonspecific binding that it is able to tolerate ...
Back Ache - Classification
... By its cause nonspecific back pain, back pain with radiculopathy or spinal stenosis, and back pain associated with another specific cause (such as infection or cancer) ... Back pain is classified according to etiology in mechanical or nonspecific back pain and secondary back pain ... Approximately 98% of back pain patients are diagnosed with nonspecific acute back pain which has no serious underlying pathology ...
Touchdown Polymerase Chain Reaction
... is a method of polymerase chain reaction by which primers will avoid amplifying nonspecific sequences ... Nonspecific primer binding obscures polymerase chain reaction results, as the nonspecific sequences to which primers anneal in early steps of amplification will "swa ... temperature which is least-permissive of nonspecific binding that it is able to tolerate ...
Small Interfering RNA - Challenges: Avoiding Nonspecific Effects - Innate Immunity
... Introduction of too much siRNA can result in nonspecific events due to activation of innate immune responses ... One promising method of reducing the nonspecific effects is to convert the siRNA into a microRNA ... This should minimize nonspecific effects ...