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CRLF1

A gene on chromosome 19p12 that encodes a protein which may act as a cytokine receptor subunit, possibly playing a regulatory role in the immune system and during foetal and (possibly) nervous system development.

CISS

Continuous-flow isotonic solution system Gynecology A system used in hysteroscopic procedures utilizing safer isotonic fluids, compared to present usage of hypotonic fluids, which if absorbed can cause serious complications, including death. See Hysteroscopy.
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Conventional MRI with additional techniques like MR spectroscopy and 3D CISS provide an accurate assessment and categorisation in various cystic lesions of brain.
Mr Majid Mehmood, a senior researcher at CISS, in his presentation asked if global nuclear disarmament would make war redundant and the application of nuclear knowledge that countries would continue to possess.
CISS will be fitted as additional sensors on vehicles starting in 2007.
The CISS effect is a change in the pradigm that assumed that any spin manipulation requiers magnetic materials or materials with high spin-orbit coupling.
Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director CISS and Ronny Heine, Resident Representative of KAS, will kick off the conference that will focus on pertinent regional political dynamics in the backdrop of emerging US-Iran rapprochement, 2014 drawdown of multinational troops from Afghanistan and Indo-Pakistan relations.
Ambassador Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director CISS and Ronny Heine, Resident Representative of KAS would kickoff the conference that would focus on pertinent regional *political dynamics* in the backdrop of emerging US-Iran rapprochement, 2014 drawdown of multinational troops from Afghanistan and Indo-Pakistan relations.
Ambassador Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director of CISS welcomed the delegates and apprised them about the research carried out at CISS.
Ambassador Ali Sarwar Naqvi, Executive Director at CISS, observed that the round table was the first step towards strengthened and sustainable relationship between Pakistan and Russia at the think tanks level.
Delivered through carer associations in each state and territory, CISS services answered more than 70,000 calls last financial year, providing advice and information about carer support groups, respite services and carer education and training.
Currently, he is working as a senior research fellow at the Foundation for Strategic Research in Paris, France, an official of CISS told.