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Unformatted text preview: experiments where a single suspected causative agent is blocked or inhibited, and its effect on normal activity is determined. (3) Sufficiency: This category of evidence comes from experiments in which the variable of interest is artificially introduced into an experimental system. The system is then monitored to see if there is a gain of function due to the activity or presence of the single variable. 2b. Which of the above 3 criteria provides the weakest type of evidence? Which provides the strongest? Evidence establishing plausibility is the weakest. Evidence establishing sufficiency is the strongest ....
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This note was uploaded on 08/18/2008 for the course BIS 104 taught by Professor Scholey during the Summer '08 term at UC Davis.
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