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Ara

Symbol for arabinose, or its mono- or diradical.

ABCC6

ATP-binding cassette sub-family C (CFTR/MRP) member 6. A gene on 16p13.1 that encodes a protein of the superfamily of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, which transport various molecules across extra- and intra-cellular membranes.

Significance
The encoded protein is involved in multi-drug resistance; mutations in ABCC6 cause pseudoxanthoma elasticum.

area of rescue assistance

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ARA

A safe haven near or linked to a building's evacuation route where people escaping an emergency can rest fully protected from hazards such as fire, smoke, or heat.

ARA

Abbrev. for Area Health Authority or associate of the Institute of Hospital Administrators.
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Mathers-Downey denied unlawful conduct and indicated that she would contest any application made by ARA for a civil recovery order
The legislation also included language stating that a state office will determine the appropriate payment to the recycler of the scrapped vehicle, a troublesomely vague notion for ARA.
Although Kit follows Thomas to the United States, it is now only to break off the affair so that she and Ara will be able to give each other unreserved love.
The ARA Equipment Rental Penetration Index[TM] provides the industry with a new method for measuring and forecasting equipment rental penetration and leverages the ARA Rental Market Monitor[TM] and the expertise of the association's industry research partner, IHS Global Insight, as the foundation.
com/2014/10/23/google-project-ara-modules-store/) BGR , Google will reveal more information as the first Project Ara handsets become available for the purchasers.
The ARA has been working with software companies to license and certify the use of ARA Rental Market Metrics to further the growth and professionalism of rental companies within the industry and help analysts and financial institutions better understand the equipment rental industry.
Charlie Neffle, CERP, chair of the ARA Foundation board of trustees, said the trustees wanted to recognize those who created ARA with this new scholarship.
The American Running Honors, a black tie evening celebrating the greats in running, raised funds and enhanced public awareness of ARA and its youth fitness causes.
Martek sought this patent after a 2005 EPO opposition hearing regarding Martek's original EPO ARA patent resulted in claims that were narrower in scope than originally granted.
When I came aboard in March 2002, both AMAA and ARA were bound together, yet their objectives differed.
Policing spokesman Alex Attwood, speaking after a meeting with the ARA, said the organisation had scored successes but needed to go further.