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(dV/dt)max

 
the most rapid rate of voltage change; in cellular electrophysiology it applies to phase 0 of the action potential.

max

1 abbreviation for maxima.
2 abbreviation for maximum.

max

Drug slang
A regional term for gamma hydroxy butyrate dissolved in water and mixed with amphetamines.
 
Molecular biology
An enzyme that interacts with the protein product of Myc by means of a leucine zipper motif, instructing cells to mature, divide or undergo autodestruction or apoptosis.

Genetics
MAX. A gene on chromosome 14q23 that encodes a member of the basic helix-loop-helix leucine zipper (bHLHZ) family of transcription factors,  which form homo- and heterodimers with other family members—e.g., MAD, MXI1 and MYC. MYC-MAX upregulates transcription; MAD-MAX downregulates it.

max

An enzyme that interacts with myc, the protein product of myc, by means of a leucine zipper motif, instructing cells to mature, divide, or undergo autodestruction or apoptosis
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In handball and football players, there was a correlation between the BF % and Aen, MAXen, and Pen of calf extensors.
Superintendent Zweynert to Pastor Voigtlander of Maxen, 20 April 1935, Ephoralarchiv Pirna 816; Pastor Voigtlander to Superintendent Zweynert, 6 May 1935, Ephoralarchiv Pirna 816; Superintendent Zweynert to the Land Church Office, 26 April 1935, Ephoralarchiv Pirna 816; Superintendent Zweynert to Pastor Werner of Dohna, 8 May 1935, Ephoralarchiv Pirna 816.
Maxen, who has spent the last few years at Wimbledon, was moved by the many messages of goodwill she received at Plough Lane on Saturday.
Now the shocked pair have returned to Maxen, Germany.