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(military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry

a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)

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The screening test of choice is an adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene test, which should be done at age 10-12 years, following formal pretest genetic counseling and informed consent of both patient and parents.
The company is seeking marketing approval of Aptosyn(TM) (exisulind) for the treatment of familial adenomatous polyposis ("FAP"; also known as adenomatous polyposis coli, or "APC"), a rare disease that puts those afflicted at high risk of developing colon cancer.
17 NATURE that roughly 60 percent of each group of patients had a mutation in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene, known to cause an inherited predisposition to cancer-prone colorectal polyps.
com/research/pfmdk2/familial) has announced the addition of Global Markets Direct's new report "Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Coli - Pipeline Review, H2 2012" to their offering.
Molecular analyses of those cells showed that genetic alterations of the earliest tumor suppressor genes, adenomatous polyposis coli (APC), were only identified in the luminal surface dysplastic cells (top of the crypts) and not in the bases of the same crypts.
The N-terminally 6 x His-tagged fragment of the adenomatous polyposis coli protein that covers amino acids 3-312 (NP_ 000029) was expressed using the pQE30 vector (Qiagen) and Escherichia coli XL1-Blue cells.
Giardiello and his associates tested sulindac as primary chemoprevention in 41 people who carried the inherited germ-line mutation of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene located at chromosome 5q21 but who were phenotypically normal.
Analyzing fecal DNA for mutations of adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene can identify early cases of colorectal cancer, according to a report in the Jan.
anticipates a delay in the filing of its NDA for its novel investigational drug, PREVATAC(tm) (exisulind) for Adenomatous Polyposis Coli (APC), which was initially planned for March of this year.
The researchers named the gene APC, for adenomatous polyposis coli.
com/research/4d5qcz/familial_adenomato) has announced the addition of Global Markets Direct's new report "Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Coli - Pipeline Review, H1 2012" to their offering.