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fish protein concentrate


Abbreviation for:
activated protein C (see there)
adenomatous polyposis coli (see there)
aerobic plate count  (microbiology)
air pollution control
ammonium perchlorate
amyloid pack core 
antigen-presenting cell (see there)
antiphlogistic-corticoid (obsolete)
aperature current
apneustic centre  (neuroanatomy)
arterial premature contraction
aspirin, phenacetin, caffeine
Association of Pathology Chairmen
Association of Professors of Cardiology
atrial premature contraction (see there)
Adenoma Prevention with Celecoxib (clinical trials)
ambulatory payment classification (see there) (Managed care)
APC gene (molecular medicine)
APC protein (molecular medicine)

A gene on chromosome 5q21-q22 that encodes a tumour-suppressor protein which acts as an antagonist of the Wnt signalling pathway. APC is also involved in cell migration and adhesion, transcriptional activation, and apoptosis.

Molecular Pathology
APC mutations cause familial adenomatous polyposis.


Abbrev. for Family Practitioner Committee.
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The sales and rates of Phillips were therefore subject to regulation by the FPC.
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At the FPC, no such clarity is imposed upon us," he explained.
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2-mm FPC cable thickness in 25, 35, 39 and 57 pins.
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With actual production begun in the Fall 2001, the foundry currently is using FPC to produce gray iron cylinder heads for some of Volvo's 9 and 12 liter engines.
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During the days immediately following the tragedy, headquarters (HQ) and the FPC worked feverishly to deal with the economic fallout.
1973-September 1977 -- FPC, Form FPC-4, "Monthly Power Plant Report.