CD44

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CD44

a type I transmembrane protein present on T cells, pre-B cells, monocytes, neutrophils, CNS white matter, fibroblasts, skeletal muscle, and medullary thymocytes; facilitates lymphocyte binding to endothelial venules and assists in adhesion.

CD44

A gene on chromosome 11q13 that encodes a cell surface glycoprotein involved in cell–cell interactions, cell adhesion and cell migration, and which is a receptor for hyaluronic acid. CD44 also interacts with other ligands—e.g., osteopontin, collagens and matrix metalloproteinases—and participates in a range of cellular functions including lymphocyte activation, recirculation and homing, haematopoiesis and tumour metastasis.
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MC55i packs Quad-Band GSM/GPRS baseband, TCP/IP connectivity and a RIL driver for Microsoft[R] Windows Mobile[TM] 6-based devices into a very compact package and features an extra stable mount, full shielding and MC55 and MC56 compatibility.
95 mm and is backward compatible with MC55 and MC56.
Resembling a traditional electric meter, the next-generation SmartMeter includes SmartSynch technologies and a Siemens GSM MC56 wireless module.
With its MC55 and MC56 GSM/GPRS modules, Siemens' (NYSE:SI) (FWB:SIE) mobile communications Group - Siemens mobile for short - is rolling out two new tri-band solutions for integration in mobile phones, PDAs, and other mobile devices.