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Janus

(1) A logical design developed by the FDA for a data warehouse intended to integrate submission data, protocol descriptions and analysis plans from clinical and animal studies into an FDA review environment using a set of validated, standards-based tools to allow reproducible cross-study, data mining and retrospective comparative analysis.
(2) The name assigned to a component of the NCI's Clinical Research Information Exchange (CRIX) initiative, representing a joint NCI/FDA project to develop a physical implementation of the Janus model.

Janus,

in Roman mythology, the two-faced god of gates; one face looks forward and the other face looks backward.
Janus-faced - marked by deliberate deceitfulness. Synonym(s): double-faced; duplicitous; two-faced
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"A right only exists if it's defended or fought for," Janus said.
The dumbbell-shaped anisotropic UPr-PS Janus composite particles were obtained.
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But why should the needs of union-aligned groups take precedence over Janus' right to decide which causes to financially support?
Thomas J Campbell, founder and managing partner of DC Capital and the new Janus chairman, said, 'Janus is a globally recognised leader in munitions remediation and stability operations.
One easily empathizes with Janus Silang (Earvin Estioco)'s struggles: his search for a father who might still be alive; his reluctance to rescue a wayward pal; his soliloquy over the fragments of an erstwhile love.
Janus Remote Communications provides state-of-the-art wireless products and service as well as custom design solutions for the global IoT marketplace: www.janus-rc.com.
"Portfolios may be missing out on international equity income opportunities, not to mention the potential diversification of both growth and risks compared to U.S.-based holdings," according to Janus Henderson.
The deal will see the combined entity renamed Janus Henderson Global Investors and hold a combined market capitalisation of $6bn (PS4.6bn).
Roche, a Swiss drug manufacturer, has collaborated with Janus Biotherapeutics, an autoimmunity therapeutics company.
MIMOtech said it has launched the Janus AirDuplex range of ultra-high capacity microwave backhaul radios, challenging traditional assumptions about capacity and bandwidth.