FGF4

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FGF4

A gene on chromosome 11q13.3 that encodes fibroblast growth factor 4 of the FGF family, which bind heparin and have a broad range of cellular activities, including cell survival, division, differentiation and migration, embryonic development, morphogenesis, tissue repair, tumour growth and invasion. FGF4 is required for normal limb and cardiac valve development during embryogenesis. It interacts with FGF receptors FGFR1, -2, -3 and -4.
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2+ Sciences No Yes No Yes Outcomes Apply to university 0.51 0.78 0.43 0.67 Attend university 0.38 0.67 0.30 0.55 Attend Russell Group 0.07 0.21 0.05 0.14 Background characteristics KS3 English Z-Score -0.26 0.51 -0.44 0.19 KS3 Maths Z-Score -0.26 0.52 -0.49 0.21 KS3 Science Z-Score -0.27 0.54 -0.51 0.22 H/h income 16,139 20,911 15,167 18,849 ([pounds sterling]) Male 0.49 0.48 0.48 0.50 Lone parent family 0.03 0.02 0.03 0.02 Mother has degree 0.09 0.22 0.07 0.16 Father has degree 0.11 0.26 0.09 0.19 Selective school 0.02 0.14 0.02 0.08 School w/ 6th Form 0.60 0.69 0.60 0.64 Proportion 0.67 0.33 0.30 0.70 N 4023 1977 1756 4244 Foreign Lang.
Results: KS3 Level 2: 1 Brooksbank Sports College (Elland), 2 Thornton Grammar and Huddersfield Grammar (Huddersfield, Kirklees).
At KS3, teachers still have the space and the freedom to give students the chance to think big with their writing, to experiment, take risks, invent, 'apprentice' themselves to their favourite writers by testing their techniques for themselves with an experienced and expert teacher to support and guide them.
The fact is that the summer fiasco with results late - and some still not arrived - made the Department finally see schools would carry on without so much as a blink minus KS3 results.
Colne Valley High won silver in the KS4 Girls event and Salendine Nook won bronze in the KS3 Boys competition.
Manage the new curriculum changes in KS3, KS4 and KS5; 3.
The KS3 team, competing in the North Wales regional heat held at Bangor University, won a close competition in the their class.
The performance provides fun, interactive and engaging activities which support key areas of both the KS2 and KS3 science and geography curricula.
Hana's Suitcas' would be ideal for the KS2 or KS3 classroom.
There is no national system in place to verify the accuracy and consistency of teacher assessment as there is in KS3.
This study sought to inform this agenda by furthering understanding of why a group of young people who have performed well up to Key Stage 3 (KS3), then disengage from education or under-perform at Key Stage 4 (KS4).
Thirteen-year-old Michaela, a pupil at Frankley Community High School in Frankley, sent in the 1,000th comment about the books in the KS3 Dares Book Award, run by Birmingham Schools Library Service.