NPIS


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NPIS

Abbreviation for:
National Poisons Information Service  
Numeric Pain Intensity Scale
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NPIS shifts some FSIS inspectors from the carcass sorting line so they can perform more offline food safety activities like ensuring a plant's sanitation plans are followed.
Professor Simon Thomas of NPIS said: "Adder numbers have decreased in recent years, so they are rare but still present in certain areas.
NPIS requires poultry facilities at a minimum to conduct microbiological testing at the pre- and post-chill points to monitor the presence of enteric pathogens, as well as keep daily records.
Only one online carcass inspector and one offline verification inspector is required under NPIS.
Prof Simon Thomas, director of the NPIS in Newcastle, said: "Telephone enquiries to NPIS about mephedrone have fallen substantially since it was classified a Class B controlled substance in April, from 119 inquiries received in March to 19 received in June 2010.
The NPIS is a Department of Health approved, and Health Protection Agency commissioned, national service that provides expert advice on all aspects of acute and chronic poisoning.
The NPIS unit in Newcastle provides a 24-hour helpline for health care professionals.
Cleavage sites of Can112051-06 and prototype Saffold virus cardiovirus polyproteins * Cleavage site Can 112051-06 Saffold virus L / VP4 MEPQ / GNSN MEPQ / GNSN VP4 / VP2 PLLM / DQNT PLLM / DQNT VP2 / VP3 LEDQ / SPIP LEAD / SPIP VP3 / VP1 YTPH / GVDN YTPQ / GVDN VP1 / V2A LELQ / NPIS LELQ / DPIS 2A / 2B FQLQ / GGVL FQLQ / GGVL 2B / 2C LQQQ / SPVR LQQQ / SPIR 2C / 3A LVAQ / SPGN LVAQ / SPGN 3A / 3B EGEQ / AAYS EGEQ / AAYS 3B / 3C LDVQ / GGGK LDVQ / GGGK 3C / 3D LIPQ / GAIV LTPQ / GAIV * Can112051-06 GenBank accession no.