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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

Canang   Reference library

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
Subject:
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...

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

FAF1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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

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

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
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7 words

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

SSI-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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

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

gab-1

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A Dictionary of Biomedicine

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

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

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