FLK


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Funny-Looking Kid. A popular yet insensitive term referring to a neonate with a nonspecific facial dysmorphia which is typically accompanied by growth and/or mental retardation

FLK

Funny-looking kid Pediatrics A popular descriptor for nonspecific facial dysmorphias that are typically accompanied by growth and/or mental retardation
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The no-template-DNA control run with each assay ruled out contamination in commercial DNA isolation columns and PCR reagents; in addition, contamination of human DNA samples by FLK DNA was ruled out by testing human DNA with sheep-specific primers (11), and contamination of FLK with other cell lines, including human, was ruled out by using species-specific primers (11).
We thank Gary Firestone for providing the GR cell line; Kathryn Radke for the FLK, [Bat.sub.2][Cl.sub.6], and [Tb.sub.1]Lu cell lines; Carl Hanson for the formalin-fixed HIV- and HTLV-infected cells; Feng Wang-Johanning for the HERV-K DNA; and Craig Meyers for the formalin-fixed keratinocyte raft cultures.
Firestone) MPMV Betaretrovirus CMMT, rhesus monkey cell - - line (CCL/NBRL) MuLV Gammaretrovirus JLSV5, mouse cell line - - (CCL/NBRL 14) FeLV Gammaretrovirus FeLV 3281, cat cell - - line (CCL/NBRL) BLV Deltaretrovirus FLK cell line (K.
All Falklands registrations begin with an F but the islands' international passport code is FLK.