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BBS

Abbreviation for:
behavioural and brain sciences
benign breast syndrome
Berg Balance Scale
brown bowel syndrome
benign biliary strictures
bulletin board system (Medspeak-UK)

BBS

Abbreviation for Berg Balance Scale.

bombesin

(bom′bĕ-sĭn),

BBS

A neuropeptide present in the gut and brain tissue of humans. It has antiulcer, anti-inflammatory, appetite-suppressing, and trophic effects. It has been identified in a number of malignancies and has been used in oncology as an biological marker of disease progression.
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The BBS can be arranged so that each caller must view the bulletins before going on to other areas.
A BBS with a questionnaire or survey area gives departments the opportunity to ask community members to rate the department, provide input on what new services they would like to see, or give feedback on a special project the department is considering.
In these networks, messages posted on one BBS can "echo" through electronic mail to another.
So, theoretically, if you list your BBS on the mail-board of Blacknet, users of other BBSs, such as Afronet, will have access to your posting as well.
We believe that BBS is well-positioned to create a highly successful Internet bill presentment and payment solution that will benefit the billers, banks and consumers in Norway," said Bengt Odeen, president of Logica in Scandinavia.
BBS was founded in 1972 and is the main clearing house in Norway and BBS also handles all card transactions in Norway.
You don't have to have a degree in computer science," says Jerome Rice, a BBS hardware and software retailer in Fresno, Calif.