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A gene on chromosome 3q23 that encodes a member of the forkhead family of transcription factors, which is thought to play a role in ovarian development and function.

Molecular pathology
FOXL2 mutations cause blepharophimosis syndrome and premature ovarian failure 3.


a broken colored or paint horse used for riding. See also piebald, skewbald. Called also paint. Special pinto colorings are overo and tobiano.
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Pinto horse. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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Pinto is CEO of the company's Corporate & Investment Bank and has spent his entire 35-year career at JPMorgan Chase and has run the Corporate & Investment Bank for the past five years, a division with a diversified suite such as investment banking, trading, treasury services, prime brokerage and custody.
The anticipatory bail pleas by Ryan Pinto and his parents, founding Chairman Augustine Pinto and managing director Grace Pinto, were filed on September 19.
Pinto discussed the role of disruption to the brain's cortical-limbic circuit that serves as the brain's basic stress response.
I was an altar boy from the second grade on," Pinto says.
A controvertida passagem de Mendes Pinto pela Companhia de Jesus, ocorrida entre 1554 e 1556, foi o foco inicial do debate critico em torno de sua origem judaica.
Tony, from Margam village, first saw Pinto, now eight, when he was about one.
A preparacao dos pintos apos o nascimento e o transporte, tornou-se uma atividade da industria avicola tao importante quanto a producao e criacao das aves na granja (Nazareno et al.
I know how to prepare buyers for that process, because it is a process that is unlike any market in the entire nation," said Pinto.
Pinto was recently the CEO of Home Dialysis Plus, now Outset Medical, Inc.
The nine-day march from New York to Washington, DC organized to raise awareness about police brutality and demand legislative reform is going according to plan, organizer Angelo Pinto of Justice League NYC, the advocacy group behind the March2Justice, told Sputnik.
Pinto, Lopez, and Garton felt that the 'The War On Women' mantra was a propaganda tool used by the pro-abortionists to make it sound as if denying women unfettered access to abortion was a grave injustice.
Recife: Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto has called on his side to "think big" in their quest for a historical first appearance in the World Cup quarterfinals.