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Scientists Identify Gene Critical For Cell Responses To Oxygen Deprivation
2011-11-03 13:44:37

Research may have implications for heart disease, stroke and cancer Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have identified a protein that kick—starts the response to low levels of oxygen, suggesting new lines of research relevant to a variety of potentially fatal disorders associated with diminished oxygen supply, including cancer, heart disease, stroke and other neurological conditions that affect millions of people worldwide. In a paper being published today in Molecular Cell,...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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