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ICA

Abbreviation for internal carotid artery.

ICA

abbreviation for islet cell antibody.

islet autoantibodies

, islet cell antibodies,

ICA

Antibodies formed against insulin, glutamic acid decarboxylase, or protein tyrosine phosphatase-like molecules. They are serum markers for type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM). Children whose parents have type 1 DM and who have these markers present in their serum have a high risk of developing type 1 DM.
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Two new species of the genus Hyphessobrycon (Pisces: Characiformes: Characidae) from Putumayo River, with keys to the Colombian Hyphessobrycon heterorhabdus-group species.
Between 2000 and 2002, there was a sporadic presence of the Putumayo Southern Block Self Defense forces on the Putumayo River, and cases of extortion of salespeople in Leticia have been reported.
Thus it was, that the complicated man known as Roger Casement--a proud but impecunious Irishman, a Catholic convert in his last dying minute, a closeted homosexual whose private diary led to his very public hanging, a member of the Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society who found it proper to buy two human beings, an enemy of corporate impunity who sided with the German enemy of his country will forever be linked to the thick jungle north of the Putumayo River.
Results given in this paper add information about the diatom flora of the Amazon basin particularly about a large geographic area in Colombia, and a sector shared by Colombia and Peru on the Putumayo River.
Putumayo World Music has teamed with non-profit organization United for Colombia in a fundraising effort to help rehabilitate the children victimized by land mines in the Putumayo River Valley and in any other region of Colombia.