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GCK

A gene on chromosome 7p15.3-p15.1 that encodes a glucokinase (hexokinase) that phosphorylates glucose yielding glucose-6-phosphate, the first usual step in glucose metabolism.

Molecular biology
GCK mutations are linked to type-2 diabetes, maturity-onset diabetes of the young, type 2 (MODY2) and persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycaemia of infancy (PHHI).
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Power comes from a 2-litre, turbocharged, four- cylinder engine and the vehicle is claimed to weigh 80kg less than the GLK thanks to a mix- ture of aluminium and high tensile steels.
Throughout the holy month of Ramadan, the GLK 250 can be purchased for only RO17,995 with RO1,500 cash back.
Visually, compared with the model year 2012 GLK, the 2013 model has new headlamps, LED daytime running lights, front and rear bumpers, side view mirror design, and 19-in, wheel designs.
Euro NCAP's top scorers with five star results are the BMW X1, Chevrolet Cruze, Citroen DS3, Infiniti FX, Mazda3, Mercedes EClass, Mercedes GLK, the Britishbuilt Vauxhall Astra, the Peugeot 5008 and the Volkswagen Scirocco.
Euro NCAP's top scorers are the BMW X1, Chevrolet Cruze, Citron DS3, Infiniti FX, Mazda3, Mercedes E-Class, Mercedes GLK, the British-built Vauxhall Astra, the Peugeot 5008 and the Volkswagen Scirocco.
A few light showers did not affect the gusto that highlighted the launch of the new Mercedes-Benz GLK earlier this month.
The GLC, our second-generation midsize SUV, has built on the sales success of the GLK while taking a huge leap forward in terms of safety, technology and design.
Customers have the opportunity to purchase a car from the Mercedes-Benz 250 line, which includes the GLK 250, GLA 250, CLA 250 and A250 for BD250 per month for a period of 84 months.
Summary: Throughout the Holy month of Ramadan, Mercedes-Benz GLK 250 can be purchased for only RO17,995 with RO1,500 cash back
However, this week we are in the enviable position of having climbed behind the wheel of two cars that genuinely got us excited - the Mercedes-Benz GLK 350 4MATIC and the 2013 Chevrolet Trailblazer.
AR Albisher and Z Alkazemi Company, the exclusive general distributor for Mercedes-Benz in Kuwait, has launched the new Mercedes-Benz GLK compact SUV.
GLK Installations Ltd, based in Hampshire, was also ordered to pay pounds 2,793 costs after admitting three breaches of health and safety regulations.