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Abbreviation for branchio-oto-renal.
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A gene on chromosome 8q13.3 that encodes an eyes absent (EYA) family protein, which may play a role in the developing kidney, branchial arches, eyes and ears.

Molecular pathology
EYA1 mutations are linked to branchiootorenal (BOR) syndrome, branchiootic syndrome, and sporadic cases of congenital cataracts and ocular anterior segment defects.
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I told you long ago," he said, turning to Liza Merkalova, "that if you don't want to be bored, you mustn't think you're going to be bored.
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"Oslo Bors does not believe that there are any grounds for a claim for damages, and will defend the proceedings," Oslo Bors added.
Bors spoke out with candor against the Nazi madness sweeping Germany, and soon he and his family were in danger.
Oslo Bors said that Q-Free had failed to provide timely information about a contract cancellation from the railway company NSB in June.
Oslo Bors said that Stolt Offshore had breached stock exchange regulations when it had delayed a day in announcing a new pipelaying contract for the Ormen Lange project to the Oslo Bors company information system.
The Norwegian stock exchange Oslo Bors said on Wednesday (26 November) that it had imposed a NOK330,000 violation charge on the IT company Hands ASA for a breach of the obligation to prepare a prospectus in connection with a share issue in May 2003.
The Norwegian stock exchange operator Oslo Bors Holding ASA issued today (21 November) its profit outlook for the year, saying that the financial markets had been marked by uncertainty and reduced activity levels.
Bor County police Commissioner, Mabior Ruar, at his office in Bor with cartridges collected from the area attacked in front of him (by John Actually ST)