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computer-assisted instruction CAI; instructional activities that use a computer as the primary vehicle for teaching content or processes rather than one-to-one interaction with a student.
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A calcium-channel blocker with tumouristatic (antiproliferative and antimetastatic) activity, as well as anti-inflammatory and analgesic activitie. It inhibits local vascular permeability stimulated by vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) or histamine and reduces TNF-alpha and IL-1beta levels at the site of inflammation and in serum, which may contribute to the anti-inflammatory effect.
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computer-assisted instruction.
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As well as cancer, the researchers believe CAI could be used for any disease.
Cai's book might not be the definitive account of the ru in Western Han, but it certainly presents much food for thought.
The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of CAI in a student dance population.
There is a zero waste target with CAI also intending to play an instrumental role in the waste-recovery management of the other investors in the cluster.
Cai also said that the private sector is key to unlocking what he termed as "Egypt's long-term economic potential," according to an IFC statement released during the Cai's first official visit to Egypt last week.
While the others were getting off the bus, the driver and a pessenger also trying to hold Cai to prevent him running away.
Additionally, CAI's systems are used to monitor less obvious, but equally potent, sources of emission such as landfills, cattle ranches and even breweries and mushroom farms -- all of which release significant amounts of methane, a highly potent greenhouse gas.
CAI now manages 6,300 units in 25 multifamily properties, with the majority of those in Tulsa.
"The closing celebration of 'Cai Guo-Qiang: Saraab' exhibition will be an exciting opportunity for those who haven't had a chance to see the exhibition, as well as a time to welcome back the volunteers and community members who have helped make the exhibition and its programs a success" said Michelle Dezember, Head of Education at Mathaf.
Participants included 29 individuals with CAI (21.9 [+ or -] 2.8 years, 1.77 [+ or -] 1.27 m, 72.4 [+ or -] 12.5kg) and 29 copers (20.9 [+ or -] 1.5 years, 1.
NINE-year old Cai Llwyd Jones will be flying the flag for North Wales tennis this weekend at a national age group tournament in Nottingham.