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BGN

A gene on chromosome Xq28 that encodes biglycan, a protein that plays a role in assembly of collagen fibrils and muscle regeneration.
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To qualify as true PGI Welsh lamb, it has to be born and reared in Wales, fully traceable, and slaughtered and processed in an approved abbatoir or cutting plant.
PGI has been growing aggressively in recent years, acquiring industrial nonwovens producer Fiberweb in 2013 and spunmelt specialist Providencia in 2014 and investing significantly at its existing sites around the world.
The agreement to acquire Dounor follows PGI's acquisition of Fiberweb in 2013 and Providencia in 2014 as PGI continues to execute on its growth strategy and extend its position as a leader in specialty materials for infection prevention, personal care and high-performance solutions.
With this latest release of PVF, PGI Fortran compilers and tools for multi-core processors and GPUs are available through Visual Studio 2010 to the large base of scientists and engineers developing for Windows," said Douglas Miles, director, The Portland Group.
This event will help raise awareness of PGI amongst British consumers - something that is extremely important now that it is a legal requirement for products to carry the PGI logo.
If successful, PGI status would be granted in summer 2009.
Clarifies responsibilities of administrative contracting officers and auditors in conducting reviews of a contractor's insurance programs, pension plans, and other deferred compensation plans; and updates and relocates to PGI, the procedures for those reviews.
Scott Tracey will serve as President of PGI's North America Region, which includes Canada, Mexico and the United States, PGI further announced.
If a retailer describes their beef or lamb as 'Welsh' and fails to source their meat from a PGI-registered abattoir or does not display the PGI logo, they are breaking the law and can be prosecuted.
The rule establishes approval requirements for noncompetitive orders that are consistent with the approval requirements found in the FAR and makes additional changes for consistency with current FAR requirements for use of Federal Supply Schedules; relocates procedural information on the use of Federal Supply Schedules to PGI; and adds PGI guidance on the appropriate use of exceptions to competition requirements.
Welsh lamb secured PGI status in July last year Consequently, only lamb that has been born and reared in Wales can be marketed as 'Welsh Lamb' within the European Union.
The Japanese company wanted to expand the market of Panasonic products in the country, PGI President Rachmat Gobel said after the deal yesterday.