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LAMA1

A gene on chromosome 18p11.3 that encodes laminin alpha 1, an extracellular matrix (ECM) protein that mediates the attachment, migration and organisation of cells into tissues during embryonic development by interacting with other ECM components (e.g., fibulin-2, which is encoded by FBLN2).

Lama

See llama.
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This self-regarding consideration is what the Dalai Lama calls "being wisely selfish.
More of preparations underway to welcome the Dalai Lama
This unique flight marks a milestone in Lama Tours fifteen year operation marked by many success that have made it one of the largest inbound tour operating companies in the Emirate of Dubai.
The 11th Panchen Lama said people tend to focus on ''materialistic technology'' while neglecting the ''science of the mind.
If a lama was only thinking about his own comfort, then the results were terrible.
Therefore, it is necessary that we establish a sound system of governance while I remain able and healthy, in order that the exile Tibetan administration can become self-reliant rather than being dependent on the Dalai Lama.
China accuses the Dalai Lama of seeking to remove Tibet from Chinese rule and objects strongly to his contact with foreign leaders.
The meeting between Obama and the Dalai Lama is likely to affect ties with Beijing, which have already been affected by disputes over US arms sale to Taiwan and Chinese internet censorship.
Hatoyama avoided directly meeting with the Dalai Lama, apparently considering Japanese relations with China, which sees the Buddhist leader as a separatist trying to tear Tibet from Chinese rule.
In 1959, the Dalai Lama fled to India and took refuge in the Himalayan town of Dharamsala.
Unable to tolerate this situation, I have analyzed the life history of the fourth Dalai Lama to the best of my ability, based mainly on his biography titled, Thams cad mkhyen pa yon tan rgya mtsho dpal bzang po's rnam par thar pa nor bu'i phreng ba (Jewel Necklace: The Biography of the Universal Lord Omniscient Yonten Gyatso Pal Sangpo) composed by the fifth Dalai Lama, and some historical sources and research papers written by Tibetan, Chinese and foreign scholars.