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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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In a separate interview, Akihiro, 23, talked about working with Ara.
In her everyday tasks, Ara makes sure that she is in a positive disposition, which allows her to perform at her best.
However, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of Ara Development Council (ADC), Dr Remi Ademola Adedokun, a retired Head, Department of Theatre Arts, University of Ibadan (UI), Ibadan, who resides in the community gave a graphic and historical account of what led to the taboo against dogs in his country home, saying 'the issue of dog rearing in Ada had assumed some kind of divergent approaches because some people are not very knowledgeable about the occurrence and as such you can have diversified opinions'.
Through this agreement, the SSL-PRISM product from ARA Networks will be available to Bulwark resellers.
Wehrman joined ARA in late 2000 as the association's third CEO and executive vice president since its founding in 1955.
Segun la bibliografia encontrada, el presente estudio es el primer reporte de los valores de calcio y fosforo serico en guaca mayos (Ara sp) en el Peru.
What's next for ARA? A new Battelle Study is expected soon.
Patterns of peanut component sensitisation (Ara h 1, 2, 3, 8 and 9) and the value of internationally derived 95% PPVs for peanut allergy were explored.
The addition comes after BGC Partners Inc., parent company of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF), bought ARA in December 2014.
Established in 1966 as the American Society of Pension Actuaries, ARA now has more than 20,000 members under its four retirement industry association brands-- the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA); the ASPPA College of Pension Actuaries (ACOPA) ; the National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA); and the National Tax-deferred Savings Association (NTSA).
The company aims to challenge its rival Apple's thin iPhones with the Google Ara project, giving smartphone aficionados the option to build their phone themselves.
25 -- There's good news for those looking forward to Google's modular smartphone initiative, Project Ara. Chinese chip maker Rockchip is working on a special processor, built specifically for Ara smartphones.