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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Judge Thornton, sitting with Lord Justice Hooper and Mr Justice Ramsey, quashed the conviction for selling BZP, ruling that the judge did not properly summarise Richard Henderson's defence.
The reciprocal of time was then plotted against temperature for each development stage using linear regression analysis, and the x-axis intercept of each regression line was extrapolated to yield the BZP (Grubert & Ritar 2004, Moss 2004).
People who take ecstasy and BZP must realise that they can die from it.
But last week she admitted possession with intent to supply cocaine and a Class B drug called BZP.
The legal highs to be banned are Synthetic Cannabinoids, better known as Spice, BZP derivatives.
GBL, which is gamma-butyrolactone, synthetic cannabinoids and BZP were legal until December 23, but are now classified B and C drugs.
BZP contains piperazine which is used as an anti-worming agent and is found in human and veterinary products.
BZP for the early development of hybrid Pacific abalone is 6.
As well as being sentenced for the burglary, O'Brien was given nearly eight years in prison after admitting conspiracy to supply cocaine, heroin and Ecstasy and conspiracy to supply BZP.
Robert Jansen, prosecuting, said analysis of the remaining white power revealed it actually only contained 1% amphetamine and in fact contained 17% BZP - a new "designer drug" similar to ecstasy and amphetamine.
Acting Inspector Stuart Malcolm, of Stockton Police, is cautious about labelling the substance, but pointed out Benzylpiperazine, or BZP, a legal high, was made illegal in December.