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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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The True History of Merlin the Magician leaves the reader with the impression that Merlin was just as important a figure as King Arthur or his knights.
And the site has a voice-controlled avatar - Merlin the Magician - who offered text and speech greetings, help and non-linear navigation.
Next door, butcher Robert Patrick is known as Merlin the magician because he's a wizard at making sausages.
Like Merlin the Magician, Eckert's Tecumseh is also a remarkably consistent clairvoyant.
Merlin the magician was enticed by one of the Ladies of the Lake into eternal imprisonment under a rock.
With the introduction of Merlin the magician. Uther Pendragon, and the building of Arthur into a towering national figure who conquers large chunks of Europe, the legends of Arthur achieved new impetus.
Lewis revels in the nickname of Merlin the Magician, given to him by players at Manchester City after he made a string of cases "disappear".
High Time for Heroes adds book #51 to the 'Magic Tree House' series and tells of Jack and Annie, who must find another secret of greatness for Merlin the magician. This time their time travels take them to Egypt in the mid-1800s, in search of Florence Nightingale.
Jason Carpenter, a grad student studying archaeology in York, England, inadvertently brings Merlin the Magician into the present day.
In addition, there are ferret classes, ferret racing, roulette and walking; quoits, dog jumping, Mrs Merlin the magician, galloping gymnasts and flying eagles, Punch and Judy, terrier racing and a craft demonstrations bar.
The Sorcerer's Apprentice opens with a prologue set in ancient Britain in 740AD, that sketches the legend of Merlin the magician and his three apprentices
Friday, June 12: 6.30pm MERLIN THE MAGICIAN Mima Gardens, Centre Square, Middlesbrough Tickets pounds 12 adults, pounds 8, children and pounds 35 family, details 01642 815181.