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peg

 [peg]
a projecting structure.
rete p's inward projections of the epidermis into the dermis, as seen histologically in vertical sections.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.

peg

(peg),
A cylindrical projection.

PEG

abbr.
polyethylene glycol

PEG

1. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy GI disease An enteric feeding tube used to purge the colon presurgery.
2. Physician equity group. See Managed service organization.
3. Polyethylene glycol Therapeutics An inert long-chain synthetic molecule that may be attached to various proteins making them invisible to the immune system; multiple PEGs have been attached to ADA–adenosine deaminase, one of the enzymes responsible for SCID, allowing long-term survival of the molecule within the body; PEG has been attached to Hb, and has potential as a transport vehicle for artificial blood.

PEG

Abbreviation for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.

PEG

Abbreviation for polyethylene glycols.
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Rouse weighed in a fine 187-8-0 haul of carp to 9lb, caught shallow on poled caster and down the side of Chestnut peg 21.
Ivan Davies (Wolverhampton AA VDE) followed with 5-10-0 of bream and perch at peg two, leaving Chadsmoor's Keith Holbrook (Rough Hay AC) in third with 5-7-14.
Reid Meldrum, managing director of Sqware Peg, will become a prominent Simplus shareholder as part of the acquisition.
The most important is that PEG has a good safety considering it has been classified as GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) for internal consumption by the US FDA [9].
At first glance, ALI's P/E ratio at 20.9x will look more expensive than AGI's P/E ratio at 11.7x, but if you consider ALI's growth of 15.5 percent according to market consensus as compared to AGI's expected growth of 5.9 percent, ALI emerges as relatively cheaper with lower PEG ratio of 1.35x as against AGI's PEG ratio of 2.0x.
Moreover, the average pore size of the AB particles is smaller than the equivalent sphere diameter of PEG4000 or PEG with higher [M.sub.w].
[19] studied the influence of the PEG content on PVA and found that the PEG content up to 60% can provide the best compatibility of the PVA/PEG blend.
Because PEG could reduce the toxicity and the reticuloendothelial system recognition of the nanoparticles, some researches are using PEG as the modifier [24-26].
Currently, two sets of treatments are available for the treatment of HBV infection, which are the nucleoside/nucleotide analogs (NA) or PEGylated interferon (PEG IFN)[3].
PEG Africa has announced it has successfully raised $13.5 million through a combination of debt and a Series B equity financing.
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Of those with BMI 30 and genotype 1 when treated with either PEG type.