B

B-CLL B cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
BA Bio Availability
BAB Branched Alkyl Benzene
BABS Branched Alkyl Benzene Sulfonate
BAC blood alcohol content
BACE Beta site APP Cleaving Enzyme (AD)
BALF Broncho Alveolar Lavage Fluid
BAP Bacterial Alkaline Phosphatase
BAPED Bis Amino Propyl Ethylene Diamine
BARC Bottom Anti Reflective Coating
BARDA Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority
BAS Bio Active Species
BAS Bile Acid Sequestrants
BAT Baroreflex Activation Therapy
BAV Bovine Adenovirus Vector
BBB Blood-Brain Barrier
BBI Bilirubin-Biliverdin Index
BBQ Bar Be Que
BCB Benzo Cyclo Butene
BCC Biomass Catalytic Cracking
BCCM Belgian Coordinated Collection of Microorganisms
BCG Bacteria Calmette Guerin
BCHE Butyryl CHolin Esterase
BCL B Cell Lymphomas
BCM Bromo Chloro Methane
BCNU 1,3-Bis(2-Chloroethyl)-1-Nitroso Urea (carmustine, oncology)
BCR B-Cell Receptor
BCTMP Bleached Chemi Thermo Mechanical Pulp (cellulose, pulp)
BCV Bovine Corona Virus
BD Buta Diene
BDC Bone Dry Cellulose (sausage cellulosic packaging)
BDDVE Butane Diol Di Vinyl Ether
BDE Bromo Diphenyl Ether (flame retardant)
BDL Below Detectable Limits
BDNF Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor
BDO 1,4-Butane Di Ol
BDP Beclometasone Di Propionate
BE BElgium
BEADS Biodetection Enabling Analyte Delivery System
BEC S-(2-Borono-Ethyl)-L-Cysteine (Sexual DysFunction)
BEH 1-Benzyl-5-Ethoxy Hydantoin
BEST Bio-Electric Stimulation Therapy
BET Brunauer, Emmet & Teller method
BEV Battery Electric Vehicle
BEVS Baculovirus Expression Vector System
BFI Benzo Furanyl Imidazoline
BFS Bankable Feasibility Study
BGA N-Benzoyl-L-Glutamic Acid. anhydride. (polymer)
BGH Bovine Growth Hormone
BHA Butyl Hydroxyl Anisole
BHA Barium Hexa Aluminate
BHEM Blood Half-life Extending Moiety
BHK Baby Hamster Kidney
BHKW Block Heiz Kraft Werke
BHMT Bis Hexa Methylene Triamine
BHS Breast Histo Scanning
BHT Butyl Hydroxyl Toluene
BHV Bovine Herpes Virus
BIA Benzyl Isoquinoline Alkaloids
BIFC BImolecular Fluorescence Complementation
BIMS Brominated Isobutylene/para-Methyl Styrene
BINAP 2,2'-BIs(diphenylphosphino)-1,1'-biNAPhthyl
BINOL 2,2'-Bis(diphenylphosphino)-1,1'-binaphthol
BIO Biotechnology Industry Organization (USA)
BIOL Biological
BIOPHARMA Biopharmaceutical
BIPA Botrocetin Induced Platelet Aggregation
BIPV Building Integrated Photo Voltaics
BIT Benz Iso Thiazolin
BIT 1,2-Benz Iso Thiazolin-3-one
BiTE Bi specific T cell Engagers
BK Brady Kinin
BKM Best Known Method
BL Burkitt's Lymphoma
BLA Biologics License Application
BLyS B Lymphocyte Stimulator (protein)
BMA Bis Methyl Amide
BMAC Breath Methylated Alkane Contour (Medical Diag.)
BMC Bis Mercaptoacetamido Cyclohexane
BMC Bulk Molding Compound
BMD Bacitracin Methylene Disalicylate
BME Bio Medical Engg.
BMP Bone Morphogenetic Protein
BMS Bare Metal Stent
BMS Battery Man. System
BMT Bone Marrow Transplantation
BNA Bridged Nucleic Acid
BNCT Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
BOC tert-Butyl Oxy Carbonyl
BOCLE Ball On Cylinder Lubricity Evaluator
BOF Basic Oxygen Flow
BOGF Basic Osteoblast Growth Factor
BOO Bladder Outlet Obstruction
BOPP Boronated Proto Porphyrin
BOPP Biaxially Oriented Poly Propylene
BOS Basic Oxygen Steelmaking
BOS Balance Of Systems
BOV Bleeding Oesophageal Varices
BP Butoxy Propanol
BPA Borono Phenyl Alanine
BPA Bis Phenol A
BPA Business Process Applications
BPD Bi Polar Disorder
BPD Bi Phenyl Dithiol
BPDA 3,3'-4,4'-Bi Phenyltetracarboxylic Di Anhydride
BPDE 4,4'-Bis(2,3,4,5,6-Pentafluorobenzoyl Diphenyl Ether
BPE Bis Phosphonate Esters
BPEM 2-Bromo Propionyloxy Ethyl Methacrylate
BPH Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
BPI Bactericidal Permeability Increasing protein
BPL Broadband Power Line
BPO Business Process Outsourcing
BPO Benzoyl Per Oxide
BPP Butoxy Propoxy Propanol
BPSG Boro Phospho Silicate Glass
BPTI Bovine Pancreatic Trypsin Inhibitor
BRD Bovine Respiratory Disease
BRM Biological Response Modifier
BRSV Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus
BSA Bovine Serum Albumin
BSB 1-Bromo-2,5-bis-[3-(COOH)-4-(OH)]-Styryl Benzene
BSE Bovine Spongiform Encephalitis
BST Bovine Somato Tropin
Bt Bacillus Thuringiensis
BTBAS Bis Tertiary Butyl Amine Silane
BTC Bis Trichloromethyl Carbonate
BTDA 3,3'-4,4'-Benzophenone Tetracarboxylic acid Di Anhydride
BTI Bacillus Thuringiensis Israelensis
BTK Bruton s Tyrosine Kinase
BTK Below-The-Knee
BTL BioMass To Liquids
BTMP Bis Trifluoro Methyl Phenylethanol
BTO Business Technology Optimization
BTT Bridge To Transplant (Cardiology)
BTTN Butane Triol Tri Nitrate
BTX Benzene Toluene Xylene
BTX Botulinum ToXin
Bu Butyl
BUS BUSiness
BVDV Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus
BVDV Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus
BVS Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold
BW Business Wire
BWFI Bacteriostatic Water For Injection
BX Benzo Xazinoid