ZEB1

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ZEB1

A gene on chromosome 10p11.22 that encodes a zinc finger transcription factor thought to play a role in transcriptional repression of IL-2.

Molecular pathology
ZEB1 mutations are associated with posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy-3 and late-onset Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy.
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BZP - Benzyl Piperazine - is a worm medicine for animals and humans.
Christopher Nuttall, 44, of Lapwing Close, Liverpool also pleaded guilty to conspiracy to supply amphetamine, cannabis and BZP pills.
Greenhill, 37, of South Parade, Whitley Bay, was sentenced to eight and a half years after admitting conspiracy to supply cocaine, heroin and ecstasy and conspiracy to supply BZP.
Hirst, 35, faces further charges of possession of BZP tablets with intent to supply and possession of amphetamine.
A DESIGNER drug known as BZP is believed to have caused its first fatality, an inquest has heard.
His plea was accepted by prosecutor Iain Willis who said the substance, known as BZP, had become known as a 'legal high' - but became classified as a class C controlled drug in December 2009.
Luke Passey turned up for the Global Gathering festival at Long Marston, in south Warwickshire, but did not even get in before being caught with the substance Benzylpiperazin, known as BZP.
Since banning party pill BZP in April 2009, gardai have recovered more than EUR3 million of the drug from underworld suppliers.
Even though he acknowledged the commitment shown by the banning of BZP, yet he added that "free market rolls on for two considerably more dangerous drugs - alcohol and tobacco".
The British government is set to ban some legal highs such as GBL and BZP yet salvia has not been included in the list.
Early attempts by the Expert Advisory Committee on Drugs (EACD) to recommend a classification of BZP/TFMPP party pills were undermined by the lack of scientific research on the health and social risks of recreational BZP use (i.
Despite their economic importance, relevant published information on BZP for bivalves has been scarce.