NCAN


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NCAN

A gene on chromosome 19p12 that encodes neurocan, a chondroitin sulphate proteoglycan, which may be involved in modulating neuronal adhesion and migration as well as neurite growth during development, by binding to neural cell adhesion molecules.
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NCAN provides access to information about NETs, and funding for NET cancer research.
Using the patients' detailed clinical data, the researchers tested statistically which of the symptoms are especially closely related to the NCAN gene.
Here it became obvious that the NCAN gene is very closely and quite specifically correlated with the manic symptoms," Prof.
Andreas Zimmer, Director of the Institute of Molecular Psychiatry at the University of Bonn, examined the molecular causes effected by the NCAN gene.
Elaine Swenson, NCAN board member and public health administrator in Contra Costa, Calif.
Despite so many apparent obstacles, NCAN members in Chicago found inspiration, hope and determination at the conference.
Groups representing 42 women's religious communities in 15 countries have responded by fax and E-mail to the NCAN committee in Rome.
Our radical equality as baptized Catholics is part of who we are within the community," she told the NCAN audience, "and it makes us one with the overwhelming majority of the church's membership.
While affirming the journeys of women exploring other spiritualities, Gramick asked whether NCAN should reevaluate its participation in the gathering.
Does NCAN need to continue in this coalition but also join a network of Catholic women's groups" committed specifically to reforming the institutional church?
School Sister of Notre Dame Margaret Traxler, editor of the NCAN newsletter, sais she sympathized with Gramick's concerns.
Also represented at the NCAN Conference were educators from Project GRAD, Upward Bound, TRIO and the Philadelphia based CORE (College Opportunity Resources for Education) and student loan programs - all innovative national and local programs that Fattah designed or championed.