SP8


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SP8

A gene on chromosome 7p21.2 that encodes a transcriptional factor that plays a central role in limb development, upregulating FGF8 expression in the apical ectodermal ridge and contributing to limb outgrowth in embryos.
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The subject of this contract is to carry out activities under Project documentation pilot experiment redevelopment of saturated zone area SP8 company BorsodChem MCHZ treated by biodegradation, Ltd.
SP8 - the Mark Speight Foundation - will seek to identify and nurture the artistic talent of children aged between four and 18.
At the same time SP8 Of the Art - The Mark Speight Foundat ion is being launched in honour of the 42-year-old star.
A charity called SP8 Of The Art - The Mark Speight Foundation is to be set up in honour of the artist-turned-TV presenter, who was found hanged at London's Paddington rail station on April 13.
This expansion was in response to projected heavy demand for its new SP8 and GT8 fluorescent lighting fixtures.
Storm-1 SP8-G80 - Targeted signal processing, video, and imaging applications that don't require the cutting edge performance of the SP16, the SP8 delivers significant cost/performance advantages at 80 GOPS.