Abbreviations and acronyms

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T

Name Description Related terms
t-test
a formal statistical test that compares means of different (normal) populations with unknown standard deviations
T-value
a value used to determine the first aid instructions for chemical products that contain two or more poisons
TAN
Trade Advice Notice or Trade Advice Note
TAPM
The Air Pollution Model—an atmospheric predictive modelling application
TCID50
the tissue culture infective dose required to infect 50 per cent of the cell culture inoculated
TDAR
T-cell-dependent antibody response
TDI
tolerable daily intake (World Health Organization)
TER
toxicity exposure ratio
TFB
OECD Task Force on Biocides
TG
test guideline
TGA
Therapeutic Goods Administration
TGAC
technical grade active constituent
ThOD
theoretical oxygen demand
TIMS
transgenic and insect management strategies
TLC
thin layer chromatography

Tmax

time to reach the maximum plasma or tissue concentration (of a substance)

TMDI
theoretical maximum daily intake
TMI
tolerable monthly intake
tMRL
temporary maximum residue limit
TOS
total organic solids
TRIPS
trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights
TSE
transmissible spongiform encephalopathies