Aggregation

Aggregation may refer to uses in:

  • Business and economics:
    • Aggregation problem (economics)
    • Purchasing aggregation, the joining of multiple purchasers in a group purchasing organization to increase their buying power
    • Community Choice Aggregation, the joining of geographically contiguous communities to bypass a conventional energy utility monopoly and seek a greener energy service
  • Computer science and telecommunication:
    • Aggregate function, a type of function in data processing
    • Aggregation, a form of object composition in object-oriented programming
    • Link aggregation, using multiple Ethernet network cables/ports in parallel to increase link speed
    • Packet aggregation, joining multiple data packets for transmission as a single unit to increase network efficiency
    • Route aggregation, the process of forming a supernet in computer networking
    • Aggregation, a process by which Australian country television markets were combined in the late 1980s and 1990s; see Regional television in Australia
  • Natural sciences and statistics:
    • Aggregation of soil granules to form soil structure
    • Particle aggregation, direct mutual attraction between particles (atoms or molecules) via van der Waals forces or chemical bonding
    • The accumulation of platelets to the site of a wound to form a platelet plug or a thrombus
    • Flocculation, a process where a solute comes out of solution in the form of floc or flakes
    • Overdispersion or statistical aggregation, where the variance of a distribution is higher than expected
    • Aggregation pheromone
    • Protein aggregation, the aggregation of mis-folded proteins

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Communal Aggregation
... Communal aggregation is the phenomenon of aggregation of the hydrophobic proteins to come closer and form the bonding between them, so as to reduce ...
Tau Rx Therapeutics
... The company's protein aggregation inhibitors target the underlying pathology of dementia, with the aim of modifying or halting disease progression ... Their lead compound, LMTX™, targets aggregation of tau and is believed to act on synuclein, TDP-43 and huntingtin protein ... in Alzheimer's disease is focused in its activity as a Tau Aggregation Inhibitor (TAI) ...
Colloidal Crystal - Bulk Crystals - Aggregation
... Aggregation in colloidal dispersions (or stable suspensions) has been characterized by the degree of interparticle attraction ...
Patent Aggregation
... Patent aggregation is the purchasing of patents and patent rights ... Patent Aggregation is practiced by some operating companies as well as by companies for which purchasing patents is the sole activity ...