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merlin

(mer'lin),
A tumor suppressor protein encoded by the neurofibromatosis type 2 gene and important in the pathogenesis of neurofibromatosis type 2.
(1) Merlin. A cytoskeleton scaffolding protein [OMIM 607379] which links actin filaments to cell membrane glycoproteins. It is primarily located in nervous tissue, but is also present in foetal tissues at adherens junctions.
(2) MERLIN-TIMI 36. Metabolic Efficiency with Ranolazine for Less Ischemia in Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes. A trial that evaluated the efficacy and safety of long-term ranolazine in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes who were receiving standard therapy
Conclusion The only parameter to reach statistical significance was recurrent ischaemia, which was lower in ranolazine—14%—than in placebo patients—16%; p = 0.03. There were no difference in total mortality with ranolazine vs. placebo; p = 0.91
(3) MERLIN. Middlesbrough Early Revascularization to Limit Infarction

MERLIN

Abbrev. for Medical Emergency Relief International.
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"Timetable and costs are under pressure given the scale and complexity of the project," Merlin said.
As part of the cooperation, Wirecard will support the marketplace of Leroy Merlin in Brazil.
Back in May, shareholder ValueAct Capital urged Merlin to evaluate a merger or go private, believing the FTSE 250 constituent's share price did not reflect its underlying value.
"With a shared understanding of the business and its culture, we believe that this group of investors has the unique collective resources necessary to equip Merlin, including theLegoland Parksand Legoland Discovery Centres, for their next phase of growth.
Chairman Sir John Sunderland said: "Following an unsolicited approach by a consortium of investors, and after rejecting a number of their proposals, the Merlin independent directors believe this offer represents an opportunity for Merlin shareholders to realise value for their investment in cash at an attractive valuation."
He added: "The Merlin independent directors believe this offer represents an opportunity for Merlin shareholders to realise value for their investment in cash at an attractive valuation.
The recommended offer values Merlin at approximately 4.77 billion, providing Merlins shareholders with the certainty of cash at a 37 per cent premium to the closing price of 333 pence per Merlin share on 22 May 2019 (being the last business day before the publication of ValueAct Capitals letter to the board of Merlin which suggested that Merlin should be taken private).
Moving to take control, Blackstone and Lego have had an interest in Merlin since they bought Legoland,the Mirror reports.
Merlin started in the 1970s with a single aquarium in Scotland, but has since expanded to control theme parks and attractions across the UK and beyond - including Alton Towers, Sea Life,Peppa PigWorld of Play, Chessington World of Adventures, The Blackpool Tower, the London Dungeons, Warwick Castle, and Thorpe Park as well as Legoland parks around the world.
Merlin also owns London's Eye Ferris wheel and theme parks such as Alton Towers and Chessington Adventure in Britain, Italy's Gardaland and Heide Park in Germany.
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