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Ara

Symbol for arabinose, or its mono- or diradical.

ABCC6

ATP-binding cassette sub-family C (CFTR/MRP) member 6. A gene on 16p13.1 that encodes a protein of the superfamily of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, which transport various molecules across extra- and intra-cellular membranes.

Significance
The encoded protein is involved in multi-drug resistance; mutations in ABCC6 cause pseudoxanthoma elasticum.

area of rescue assistance

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ARA

A safe haven near or linked to a building's evacuation route where people escaping an emergency can rest fully protected from hazards such as fire, smoke, or heat.

ARA

Abbrev. for Area Health Authority or associate of the Institute of Hospital Administrators.
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But instead of seeing the dog and the farm produce, they found a stone or something like a termitory, which is being regarded as a sacred point in Ara today'.
The Joint advisory board for the Agent Reporting Agreement (JAB-ARA), made up of the airlines and travel agency groups involved in developing the revised ARA, approved the revisions last month.
ARA seeks MILER host site in all 50 states in 2012.
Also, ARA pays tribute to its late Pres/CEO, Jack Eberspacher with the Jack Eberspacher Lifetime Acheivement Award, which was renamed in his memory.
The site also includes articles on the AMAA sports medicine symposiums and links related to AMAA's events, as well as ARA photo galleries, videos, and stories on running events, sports medicine, and youth cross country races.
Se tomaron muestras de sangre a 103 aves, pertenecientes a 11 especies de los generos Ara y Amazona, cautivas en los zoologicos mencionados.
Martek Biosciences has been granted a patent for ARA (arachidonic acid) oil made from microbial source for use in infant formula.
Martek Biosciences Corporation (Columbia, MD)has withdrawn its original European ARA (arachidonic acid) patent for infant formula that was upheld with narrowed claims by the European Patent Office (EPO) in April 2005.
Before the raid could be carried out, the ARA had to go to the High Court in Belfast to get an Interim Receiving Order.
GLENDALE - Artist Ara Oshagan has spent four years photographing Armenians throughout Los Angeles in a quest to answer the question, What does it mean to be an Armenian?
launches Nestle Good Start Supreme DHA & ARA nationwide.