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1,1-dimethylhydrazine

A substance used as rocket fuel, in the manufacture of antioxidant rubber compounds, in pesticides, and for other purposes. It is a possible human carcinogen. Exposure can cause liver ...

Canang

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Margaret J. Kartomi (1), Jack Percival Baker Dobbs, Patricia Matusky (2), and José Maceda

The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2015
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Music
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710 words

...Canang [sanang, tanyang bebendir, babandal, gan] . (1) Suspended bossed gong of Sumatra. In the Takengon area, Central Aceh, it measures about 21 cm in diameter and 6 cm in depth, with a boss about 5 cm wide. Pitches are variable, but a pair might approximate F ″ and B♭ ″. The canang ensemble of the Takengon area comprises a pair of canang, a momong (medium-sized suspended gong), a guwel (frame drum), and a wind instrument ( serune, bebeulen , or bangsi). The ensemble is heard at weddings, especially to accompany the guwel dance, in which...

1,1-dimethylhydrazine

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A Dictionary of Public Health (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2018

...1,1-dimethylhydrazine A substance used as rocket fuel, in the manufacture of antioxidant rubber compounds, in pesticides, and for other purposes. It is a possible human carcinogen. Exposure can cause liver damage, but usually recovery is complete if exposure ceases. ...

PRD1-BF1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
38 words

...1-BF1 A transcriptional repressor (positive regulatory domain I binding factor 1, B lymphocyte-induced maturation protein 1, BLIMP1, 789 aa) that plays an important role in determining whether immature B cells differentiate into plasma cells rather than memory...

myotubularin 1 (MTM1)

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A Dictionary of Genetics (8 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
Length:
65 words

...1 (MTM1) a gene that encodes myotubularin, a highly conserved protein belonging to a family of putative tyrosine phosphatases. Myotubularin is involved in a signal transduction pathway required for muscle cell differentiation. In humans MTM1 is located at Xq28, and mutations in this gene are associated with X-linked myotubular myopathy 1. Individuals with this disorder have impaired muscle function and usually die as...

FFP1

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A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Social sciences
Length:
7 words

...1 Free Flight Phase 1 (US...

SCAT 1

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A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Social sciences
Length:
7 words

...1 Special category 1 aviation term...

CSF-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
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5 words

...1 Colony-stimulating factor-1. See MCSF...

FAF1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
6 words

...1 Fas-associated factor 1. See Fas...

PL/1

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A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

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Current Version:
2012
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Social sciences
Length:
7 words

...1 Programing Language/1. A computer programing...

gab-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
5 words

...1 Grb2-associated binder-1. See grb-2...

SSI-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
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Medicine and health
Length:
7 words

...1 STAT-induced STAT inhibitor-1 (JAB). See SOCS...

MCP-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
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10 words

...1 Monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 . See monocyte chemotactic and activating factor...

TEP1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
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Medicine and health
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8 words

...1 TGFα-regulated and epithelial cell-enriched phosphatase-1. See PTEN...

os1

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A Dictionary of Nursing (7 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2017
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Medicine and health
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8 words

...os 1 [oss] n. ( pl. ossa ) a bone....

tankyrase-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
25 words

...1 A poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (TRF1-interacting ankyrin-related ADP-ribose polymerase, 1327 aa) that regulates the binding of telomeric repeat binding protein 1 (TRF1) to telomeric...

os1

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Concise Medical Dictionary (9 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
9 words

...1 n. ( pl. ossa ) a...

PHF1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
19 words

...1 A polycomb group protein (PHD finger protein 1, polycomb-like protein 1, 567 aa) that is a transcriptional...

FOG1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
39 words

...1 A zinc finger protein (friend of GATA1, 1006 aa) that interacts with the amino finger of GATA1 and GATA2 and acts synergistically with GATA1 to promote differentiation. Both GATA1 and Fog1 are necessary for erythroid and megakaryocyte...

NF-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
41 words

...1 1. Nuclear factor-1, a family of dimeric transcription factors (~500 aa) the products of four genes ( NF1A , - B , - C , and - X ) with alternatively spliced tissue-specific isoforms. See CTF . 2. Not to be confused with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1). See neurofibromin...

PINX1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Medicine and health
Length:
52 words

...1 One of the proteins (TRF1-interacting protein 1, 328 aa) involved in the shelterin complex that binds telomeric repeat binding factor 1 (TRF1); it has telomerase -inhibiting activity and is potentially a tumour suppressor. Overexpression of PINX1 causes shortening of telomeres; depletion has the opposite effect and increases tumorigenicity in animal model...

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