ZEB1

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ZEB1

A gene on chromosome 10p11.22 that encodes a zinc finger transcription factor thought to play a role in transcriptional repression of IL-2.

Molecular pathology
ZEB1 mutations are associated with posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy-3 and late-onset Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy.
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Judge Thornton, sitting with Lord Justice Hooper and Mr Justice Ramsey, quashed the conviction for selling BZP, ruling that the judge did not properly summarise Richard Henderson's defence.
Last year, gardai discovered hauls of ecstasy worth almost EUR260,000 - compared with almost EUR1.8 million worth of BZP.
Mr Cotter ruled that Mr Shields had caused his own death while under the influence of ecstasy and BZP.
Expert Advisory Committee on Drugs (2006) Further EACD Advice on Benzylpiperazine (BZP) and Related Substances, Expert Advisory Committee on Drugs, Wellington.
Information on BZP and effective accumulative temperature (EAT) is necessary for the culture of broodstock and hatchery management.
As well as being sentenced for the burglary, O'Brien was given nearly eight years in prison after admitting conspiracy to supply cocaine, heroin and Ecstasy and conspiracy to supply BZP.
The cops also found a thenlegal drug cal led BZP. But accused Carol MacCrone, 28, believed it to be ecstasy, which would have been worth pounds 3250.
Acting Inspector Stuart Malcolm, of Stockton Police, is cautious about labelling the substance, but pointed out Benzylpiperazine, or BZP, a legal high, was made illegal in December.
The legal highs to be banned are Synthetic Cannabinoids, better known as Spice, BZP derivatives.
GBL, which is gamma-butyrolactone, synthetic cannabinoids and BZP were legal until December 23, but are now classified B and C drugs.
All drugs containing Benzylpiperazine (BZP) will be banned under tough new laws being prepared by the Department of Health.