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MDK

A gene on chromosome 11p11.2 that encodes a retinoic acid-responsive, heparin-binding growth factor which is expressed by various cell types during embryogenesis. MDK promotes angiogenesis, cell growth and cell migration, and it is involved in early foetal adrenal gland development.
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Abducted and forced to become one of Uganda's most infamous child soldiers, Arap was left deeply disturbed by his actions and because of his reputation he was shunned by his community when he returned home.
Since the inception of the ARAP, more than 2,690 battalion commanders (1,837 Active Army, 180 Army National Guard, and 673 Army Reserve) have registered for the assessment.
Arap, 48, a member of Kasparov's group in the northern port city of Murmansk, was bundled into an ambulance by police on July 5, her daughter Taisiya said.
When Aburiria's ruler (a composite of Kenya's ex-President Daniel arap Moi, Uganda's Idi Amin and Zaire's Mobutu Sese Seko who gives a new definition to the phrase "God complex") cooks up a plan to build the world's tallest building, bad things happen.
Representatives blamed agriculture minister Kipruto arap Kirwa and his co-operative counterpart, Njeru Ndwiga, with messing up the coffee sector.
The administration of Kenya's Daniel Arap Moi provides an archetype.
A defamation fine of KES6m (GBP45,700) is to be paid by British biographer Andrew Morton to Kenya's Chief Justice Evan Gicheru after the author allegedly claimed in Moi: The Making of an African Statesman, his 1998 biography of former Kenyan president Daniel arap Moi, that Gicheru had received favours from officials.
Kenya's former "big man of politics", ex-President Daniel arap Moi has finally relinquished the last post he held in politics--chairmanship of KANU--leaving his chosen heir, Uhuru Kenyatta, to assume leadership of the erstwhile ruling party.
The campaign was one of many groups which played a part in bringing to an end the 24-year one-party rule of Daniel Arap Moi.
Concerned that typical angiogenesis inhibitors might disrupt needed blood supplies elsewhere in the body, Wadih Arap of the University of Texas M.
The pledges--from the European Union, African Development Bank, the US and Britain--came after the International Monetary Fund opened $273m in credit for the next three years, resuming lending that was cut off in 2000 because of graft concerns under the government of former President Daniel arap Moi.
Since Mwai Kibaki replaced Daniel Arap Moi as president last December, the government stepped up a major campaign to root out corruption and improve the country's ailing economy.