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PDE6A

A gene on chromosome 5q31.2-q34 that encodes the alpha subunit of a herterotrimeric (one alpha, one beta and two gamma subunits) cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterasem, which hydrolyses cGMP to 5'-GMP. Expressed in retinal rods, PDE6A is a key phototransduction enzyme in transmitting and amplifying visual signals.
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This is not the first time that certain person/s usurped the identity of PDEA to perpetrate illegal activities.
Recently, a series of crimes were committed involving people posing as PDEA agents.
The increasing reports PDEA is receiving, particularly through our OPE and 24/7 Text Hotlines, is a good indication that we have the trust and confidence of the public.
96 after providing information that led to the confiscation of 20,596 grams of shabu and the arrest of two drug suspects during a buy-bust operation conducted by joint operatives of PDEA Regional Office-National Capital Region (PDEA RO-NCR), MPD-PS11, and SAID-SOTU along Tambacan Street, Sta.
According to PDEA, out of the seized drug evidence, 180 kilograms of methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu, with an estimated market value of P900 million, were dug up by joint operatives of the Philippine National Police Anti-Illegal Drugs Group (PNP-AIDG), PDEA Regional Office 02 (PDEA RO2), Bureau of Customs (BOC), and local police in Barangay Culao, Claveria, Cagayan.
Aquino said Repana identified himself as a PDEA operative, and even showed an identification card to arresting authorities.
Backed up by police operatives, PDEA agents also raided Lopez's house nearby and seized 25 grams of methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu which is estimated to cost P200,000.
The eight batch of PDEA agent-trainees have passed rigid screening and selection processes, namely the Neuro-Psychological Examinations, Medical and Physical Examinations, Agility Tests, Background Investigation and Panel Interview.
18, seven men wearing PDEA uniform arrived in Ususan in two black vans, a Mitsubishi Montero and a Toyota Hilux.
Earlier, the PDEA head said his office only has 1,100 agents in the country and also lacks funds and equipment for 2018.
00,' PDEA said in a statement, citing the report of Edgar S.
Jubay said PDEA needs to tread carefully since a community might not be really cleared of drugs.