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anal transition zone

Abbreviation: ATZ
The histologic junction between the anal squamous epithelium and the rectal columnar epithelium.
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Perlmutter and his colleagues treated an ATZ cell line with carbamazepine and found that it could enhance a natural cellular pathway called autophagy, or self-digestion.
Products: Herbicides--Aim EC, Anthem, Anthem ATZ, Authority, BroadAxe, Broadhead, Cadet, Command, Marvel, Obey, Shark EW, and Spartan Charge; insecticides--Capture LFR, Carbine, Chariot, Hero, Mustang, Mustang Maxx.
The epithelium in the ATZ may also contain mucin, endocrine cells, (6) and melanocytes.
Simulation of the corrosion behaviours of stainless steels in automotive exhaust systems, ATZ worldwide Vol.
Rugby cruiserweight Carl Wright has pulled out of his fight with Tony Booth on the big bill at the ATZ Centre next month.
Quasidimensionales Ladungsbewegungs- und Turbulenzmodell fur die Motorprozessrechnung," Presented at ATZ live - Ladungswechsel im Verbrennungsmotor, 2014
Therefore, further studies are needed to examine the potential mechanisms of action of ATZ in amphibians.
The funding to EHTS and ATZ has been granted within the framework of the German government's technology initiative to meet the national and European goals for significant reductions in energy consumption and carbon emissions by the year 2020.
Nyenhuis Markus, Frohlich Martin, "The adjustable shock absorber system fitted in the BMW X5," ATZ worldwide: Volume 109, Issue 3, pp.
ATZ is currently one of the two most widely used agricultural pesticides in the United States, although from 1985 to 2001, it was the most abundantly applied pesticide (Donaldson et al.
ADVO will continue to produce its "early week" ShopWise(R) package, built on the company's ATZ sub-ZIP platform and currently distributed by mail and to LANG subscribers.