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A tumor suppressor protein encoded by the neurofibromatosis type 2 gene and important in the pathogenesis of neurofibromatosis type 2.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012(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
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MERLIN Abbrev. for Medical Emergency Relief International.
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A textbox appears in the upper-left corner of the screen, and the Microsoft Agent[R] Merlin the Wizard
appears and stands near the lower right corner of the textbox.
One residents' group fighting to stop a road being built nearby quickly took up the idea the legendary Knights of the Round Table and Merlin the wizard
once set foot in the area.
Merlin the Wizard
will also be at the fun day, sponsored by Morgan Cole, which will raise money for the hospice.
He spoke of Merlin the Wizard
, and the legend that if the Oak Tree of Carmarthen ever fell, the town would flood.
His claim comes as new film King Arthur starring Clive Owen as Arthur, Keira Knightley as Guinevere, Ioan Gruffudd as Lancelot and Stephen Dillane as Merlin the wizard
is set to hit the screens this summer.