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(1) SUMO

Sentrin, Small Ubiquitin-Like/-Related Modifier, Ubiquitin-Like 1. One of the superfamily of ubiquitin-like polypeptides that covalently attach to intracellular target proteins altering their function, location, and/or half-life

(2) Sumo

A Japanese contact sport in which a wrestler (rikishi) tries to force an opponent out of a circular ring (dohyoo) or touch the ground with any part of his body other than the soles of his feet. The sport is nearly as old as Japan itself, which is the only country where it is practised professionally
Health problems Sumo are at an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, hypercholesterolaemia, hypertension, heart attacks, bone and joint problems, and live an average 10 years less than the average Japanese male
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Scheduled to begin sales Saturday, February 24, 2007, Broadway Grand is proud to announce that Ozumo, a noted San Francisco eatery, will open a new 8,000 square foot restaurant that will anchor the seven-story, Art Deco inspired building.
Ozumo and Broadway Grand complement this already thriving neighborhood.
Along with Ozumo Restaurant, Broadway Grand will include a Starbucks Coffee on the street level for residents and neighbors.