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LAMA1

A gene on chromosome 18p11.3 that encodes laminin alpha 1, an extracellular matrix (ECM) protein that mediates the attachment, migration and organisation of cells into tissues during embryonic development by interacting with other ECM components (e.g., fibulin-2, which is encoded by FBLN2).

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In the chapter by the Fifth Dalai Bla-ma on the treasures of Gu-ru Tshebrtan rgyal-mtshan a section dealing with the spiritual practice devoted to Ye-shes mtsho-rgyal is to be found and one encounters there different rituals for protection against natural calamities, including destruction by hail, fire, water and so forth.
Although there is no mention of works dealing with the routes and rituals of the hidden lands gNam-sgo zla-gam or dKar-po ljongs, a text with the title "Route Description, a Certificate of the Real Meaning" (lam yig don byang) retrieved by Gu-ru Tshe-brtan rgyal-mtshan from Chu-mo phug is refered to in the records of the Fifth Dalai Bla-ma.
Ngag-dbang Blo-bzang rgya-mtsho, Fifth Dalai Bla-ma (1617-1682) 'Jig rten dbang phyug thams cad mkhyen pa yon tan rgya mtsho dpal bzang po'i rnam par thar pa [nor bu'i 'phreng ba], 52 fols.
For modern descriptions of the routes leading to the "Plain of Flowers" (me tog thang), the triangular shaped monastery of the Second Dalai Bla-ma dGe-'dun rgya-mtsho (1475-1542) and the famous lake known as lHa-mo bla-mtsho, regarded as the life-supporting talisman of the incarnation lineage of the Dalai Bla-mas, see Dowman (1988:255-261), Chan (1994:634-641) and Gyurme Dorje (1996:286-287).