Life sign

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  • Collection of properties indicative of the presence of life (Various)
    • Properties include organic molecules, body heat, and bioelectric fields (VOY: "Phage"; SCE Short Story: "Aftermath")
  • Also known as biosigns, bio-signatures
  • Can be distinguished by properties particular to a known species or, in particular situations, known individuals, for both sensor filtering and identification of scanned life signs (Various)