ACTA1

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ACTA1

A gene on chromosome 1q42.13 that encodes alpha actin 1, which is expressed in skeletal muscle. 

Molecular pathology
ACTA1 mutations cause nemaline myopathy type 3, congenital myopathy with excess of thin myofilaments, congenital myopathy with cores and congenital myopathy with fibre-type disproportion.
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Os betabloqueadores podem desencadear broncoespasmo em pacientes com hiper-responsividade bronquica subclinica, ou ainda agravar a asma pre-existente e, por isso, sao contraindicados nesses pacientes.
Un ambiente familiar conflictivo puede tambien contribuir a la severidad del asma o al desarrollo de sus sintomas (10).
El costo del tratamiento del asma es muy alto para los sistemas de salud, pero es mas alto cuando no se realizan campanas de promocion y prevencion y se trata de forma inadecuada (7,10).
In the photograph, Asma is seen sporting a slogan T-shirt carrying tag-line "My country is beautiful" in Arabic, right at a time when the country is suffering a state of political bloody turmoil.
Asma said the commission acted as both complainant and arbitrator.
Natasha Ezrow, from Essex University, said: "Having grown up in Britain, Asma is familiar with democracy and human rights, so she has no excuse in terms of her standing by as these atrocities are committed.
She was born Asma Fawaz al-Akhras in London on August 11, 1975, into a middleclass family.
Asma concludes that the story reflects male vulnerability within a variety of contexts, moving rapidly into the realms of psychoanalysis and anthropology and citing, along the way, examples from a Will Smith film, Steven Spielberg's remake of H.
En estas se pone de manifiesto que la educacion de los pacientes con asma es una parte esencial de su tratamiento y no se puede separar de los demas componentes de la terapeutica, que incluye la evitacion de los desencadenantes, el tratamiento de alivio en caso de sintomas y el de control de la inflamacion a largo plazo.
Saleema Jehangir, daughter of Asma Jehangir, also spoke on the occasion and said that she was proud of her mother who always struggled for women, children, minorities and other weak sections of the society.
Joseph Francis, the CLAAS national director, announced the awards and said he was pleased to share that Asma Jahangir's family had agreed to their establishment.
He said Asma Rani told name of her killer before death at the hospital.