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SOD1

A gene on chromosome 21q22.11 that encodes a soluble, copper- and zinc-binding cytoplasmic protein, which is responsible for destroying free superoxide radicals in the body, converting natural—but harmful—superoxide radicals to molecular oxygen and hydrogen peroxide.

Molecular pathology
SOD1 mutations have been linked to familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
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If the sheer number of companies represented at the IPOA conference is any indication, Blackwater's envoys will run into plenty of their competitors-and that makes some observers uneasy.
Recientemente, en aplicacion de sus normas internas, IPOA inicio un proceso de investigacion, "en estrecha cooperacion con Blackwater", sobre el incidente ocurrido en Bagdad el 16 de septiembre.
Must describe how they would build a partnership with the IPOA team.
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A recent poll conducted by my trade group, the International Peace Operations Association, revealed the startling fact that in terms of personnel participating in international peace operations, the IPOA would rank ninth in the world, ahead of South Africa, the United States, and Great Britain.
IPOA fully supports the IMPROVE Act's goal of more efficiently procuring services to support the Department of Defense.
Of the estimates, the IPOA will spend Sh190 million to pay basic salaries for permanent staff and Sh40 million for board members.
According to IPOA General Secretary John Clinton, this figure is hundreds more than has been admitted by the Prison Service or the Minister for Justice Michael McDowell.
The six-hotel IPOA portfolio includes four Comfort Suites and a Hampton Inn & Suites, all located in northern Indiana, and a Comfort Inn in North Carolina.
Sean Aylward, director general of the Irish Prison Service, said: "I don't accept that we haven't responded, we have met the IPOA.
Complaints institutions in the country reported to IPOA were 208 while from unknown sources were 42.