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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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Read more about CAIS' alternatives platform in the December 2012 issue of Investment Advisor.
With CAIS, BB&T Securities, a wholly owned subsidiary of BB&T Corporation, will gain access to premier hedge funds, private equity and debt, real estate and other non-traditional investment strategies for its financial advisors.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-October 17, 2018--BB&T Securities hires CAIS to expand alternative investment offerings

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