co-occurrence co-occurrence


  1. (n) an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another
  2. (n) the temporal property of two things happening at the same time


  • Probiotic therapy alleviates autism-like behaviors in mice

    Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is diagnosed when individuals exhibit characteristic behaviors, decreased social interactions, and impaired communication. Curiously, many with ASD also suffer from gastrointestinal issues, like abdominal cramps and constipation. Guided by this co-occurrence of brain and gut problems, researchers are investigating a bacterium that alleviates GI and behavioral ...
    on December 6, 2013     Source: Science Daily

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