CXCL12

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CXCL12

A gene on chromosome 10q11.1 that encodes a stromal cell-derived alpha chemokine of the intercrine family which, once bound to its receptor, CXCR4, activates lymphocytes, an interaction that has been implicated in the metastasis of breast and other cancers.

Molecular pathology
CXCL12 mutations are associated with resistance to HIV-1 infections.
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ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Blind Sports Federation (PBSF) was desperately looking for sponsorships to field different outfits in the qualifiers for the 2020 Summer Paralympics.
Ao ser analisado o numero total de passes efetuados pelas duas selecoes (tabela 2), verificou-se que a selecao portuguesa realizou, nas acoes de PBSF, um total de 330 passes em 60 PB, tendo uma media de 5,5 passes/PB.
" PBSF gives more returns than many other PE investors as it is backed by business strategy and efficiency advantages flowing from PCG," he claimed.
The PBSF Chairman briefed the committee about the aims objectives and achievements of Federation.
Also present on the occasion were NBP sports chief and former Test cricketer Iqbal Qasim, PBSF secretary Zulfiqar Ramzi, members of the managing committee Shariq Vohra, Rasheed Jambo, Nisar Bhagat, Imran Razzak, Shabbir Daruwala and media coordinator Naveed Kapadia.
Talking to reporter, a Pakistan Billiard and Snooker Federation (PBSF) official said three male cueists will participate in the IBSF World Snooker Championships Women, Men and Masters.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Federation (PBSF) has named a four-member team for the 35th Asian men's, seventh Asian team and eighth 6-Reds snooker championships being held at Doha from June 16 to 28.
On the occasion, PBSF President Alamgir Shaikh said the Iranian coach was being paid $2,000 per visit.
The Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Federation (PBSF) had accorded necessary permission to Asif to feature in the event.
Shaikh has shared the plight of PBSF with the Minister for Inter-provincial Coordination (IPC) Dr Fehmida Mirza, underlining that the government has not released any fund to the association during the last 11 months.
The launching press conference was held at KG in presence former IBSF World and World Team champion Muhammad Asif, Managing Director Jubilee Insurance Tahir Ahmed, PBSF President Alamgir Shaikh and KG President Ali Raheem.
KARACHI -- The incumbent national Under-21 snooker champion Ali Haider may not be able to represent the country in the coming Asian event for that age-group in Chandigarh from April 27 to May 3 due to non issuance of Indian visa, the Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Federation (PBSF) said on Sunday.