A gene on chromosome 5q31 that encodes a CXC-type chemokine that is a potent chemoattractant for neutrophils, and weaker one for dendritic cells. It is not chemotactic for T cells, B cells, monocytes, natural killer cells or granulocytes.
When further human bones from locus FS 1374 were examined by Arek Sottysiak at Brak in 2005, he noted some remarkable morphological features on leg and foot bones, which proved to belong to this same skeleton.
Earlier this year the company was considered a likely bid target for Lucent Technologies, which is looking to increase its strength in customer relationship management systems, but last Monday the Israeli company said it had signed a letter of intent to acquire STS Software Systems, the voice over IP and internet telephony subsidiary of MER Telemanagement Systems, Bnei Brak, Israel.
A welcome addition to her published work, Brak po-emigrantski (Marriage Emigrant-Style) presents previously unpublished material as well as several pieces that appeared originally in literary magazines, granting this deserving author spectacular recognition in Russian and American literary circles.