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PMA

Abbreviation for:
Pre-Market Approval Application (see there)
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PMA

Progressive muscular atrophy
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Different from PVDF membrane, an additional C=O stretching vibration absorption at 1,730 [cm.sup.-1] appears in the PVDF/PMAA blend membrane and composite membranes, confirming that PMAA is incorporated [20].
The representative conformations of PAA, PMAA, and PEI on calcite (104) and calcite (110) are shown in Figure 3.
On behalf of PMAA Anwar awarded Active Life Style awards to Adeel Hussain, Ayesha Saeed, Saleem Hunzai, Ushna Shoaib, Arshia Hareem, Abudulla Sheikh, Saima Majeed, Dilshad Sheikh, Asma Majeed, Shafaq, Yashir Ali, Saadia Khan, Maheen Shoaib, Adam Zubair, Saadia Hammad and Mubashir Nazir.
Therefore, as XUD SRF showed the best water retention and nitrogen slow release properties compared to TUD and GUD SRFs, it was selected to be further coated with an additional layer by over-wrapping a poly(methacrylic acid) (PMAA) layer to XUD granule SRFs as the outermost shell in order to enhance its properties.
To generate the good circular polarization, the proposed PMAA has the symmetrical configuration, and it is fed by an equal amplitude and 90[degrees] phase difference.
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According to the organizations, petroleum distributors can ask BEN technical, marketing and other biodiesel-related questions via the PMAA website, and a biodiesel and petroleum expert will respond within 48 hours.
The Petroleum Marketers Association of America (PMAA) in Arlington, Va., recently issued an alert to its members that ATA plans to charge higher fees for background checks to non-members.
NEW YORK -- Retailers hoping to remain vital into the 21st century must reassess the way they do business, Dave Maher, president and chief operating officer of American Stores Co., told the Promotional Marketing Association of America's (PMAA's) 14th annual Update Conference here earlier this month.
The PMAA Coupon Council, which started in November of 1994, was formed as a reaction to issues within the coupon industry, such as falling redemption rates, bad press portraying coupons as wasteful, and manufacturers experimenting with everyday-low-pricing strategies, face values and expiration dates.
"It's an exciting time for the profession," says Deane Wallace, president of the PMAA and a purchasing manager at AFCO steel.
In addition, no attempt was made so far to develop PEC membranes by blending combining poly(methacrylic acid) and chitosan for pervaporation application, though PMAA is an important synthetic anionic polymer and is known to exhibit good ionic strength and thermal stability among the acrylic polymers [30].