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CHAD

A gene on chromosome 17q21.33 that encodes chondroadherin, a small leucine-rich repeat (LRR) proteoglycan which promotes attachment of chondrocytes, fibroblasts and osteoblasts, mediated by the integrin alpha2beta1. It may play an important role in regulating chondrocyte growth and proliferation.
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For that reason, we consider Nigeria as a brother country to help us in organising the election in Chad. I want to make it clear that none of the countries has come to help Chad to conduct its election.
The programme inscribes itself in the Regional Strategy for the Stabilization, Recovery & Resilience of the Boko Haram-affected Areas of the Lake Chad Basin Region proposed by the African Union and the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) in 2018.
Last October, Sudan's Refugee Commission said Chad is currently hosting over 300,000 Sudanese refugees pointing out that 50% of them have expressed their desire to return to the country voluntarily.
Her Excellency, the First Lady of Chad, Madam HINDA DEBY ITNO underscored the importance of the initiative saying "We are glad that Merck Foundation is getting launched in Chad, and they are launching their flagship programs to help us in building Cancer and Fertility care capacity, so that our people can have access to quality and equitable cancer and fertility care in our beloved country.
It was organised by the Federal Govern- ment of Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), with the support of UNESCO.
Among those who attended the conference were the President of Chad, Idris Deby; the President of Niger, Mahamadou Issoufou; the Central African Republic's President Faustin-Archange Touadera; Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba and the host, Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari.
However, while the alter personality may believe that has helped keep Chad from growing suspicious, the interaction could backfire later.
Al Mansoori reported that trade with Chad has grown significantly over the past few years, rising from USD 177 million in 2015 to USD 245 million last year.
'Kanta ka, Chad,' Bong said while motioning the Presidential Security Group to allow us to enter.
In December 2015, a new Country Partnership Framework (CPF FY16-20) was prepared in close collaboration with the authorities and representatives of development stakeholders in Chad, with the aim of supporting the country's five-year development plan covering the 2016-2020 period.
Chad and the United States belong to a number of the same international organizations, including the United Nations, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade Organization.