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A gene on chromosome 7p15.2 that encodes a sequence-specific DNA-binding transcription factor of a developmental regulatory system, which provides cells with specific positional identities on the anterior-posterior axis.

Molecular pathology
Expansion of a polyalanine tail in the HOXD13 protein is linked to hand-foot-uterus/genital syndrome.


salmon poisoning disease.
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The AfD, which would be the biggest opposition party in Germany as the SPD joins the government, vowed to go after Merkel's CDU over its "continuation of the immigration policy without imposing a limit.
With her conservatives, they thrashed out a coalition agreement which SPD leaders hailed for its commitments to strengthening the EU and giving them key government roles.
Following the preliminary talks, the SPD plans to hold a party congress to decide on whether to enter formal coalition talks.
SPD Chairman Sigmar Gabriel himself is to head a new 'super' ministry which combines economy and energy and will help oversee Germany's transition to renewable energy sources.
Endorsed Members may be invited to become members of the SPD Advisory Board, which reviews all presentations and speakers prior to their acceptance as SPD presenters, ensuring the continued excellence of SPD programs.
These contracts come in as the latest developments in a series of projects and ongoing well engineering and support management contracts won by SPD internationally since its establishment in Dubai in September 2002.
There is no substitute for ensuring that the SPD clearly discloses all necessary information.
Schroeder is expected to officially announce the names of the new ministers Tuesday after the SPD and the Greens sign a coalition agreement, it said.
On cross-motions for summary judgment, the district court had concluded that the plan terms controlled over those of the SPD and dismissed Aiken's claim.
Harary, President and CEO of Research Frontiers, noted: "In 2009, the SPD industry's supply chain infrastructure experienced a steady stream of important developments from large multinational companies licensed by Research Frontiers, such as Hitachi Chemical's announcement that they commenced mass-production of wide-width SPD film at a new production facility.
02 percent members of 463,723 eligible SPD members voted in favour of renewing the constellation that has governed Germany for the last four years," SPD treasurer, Dietmar Nietan, confirmed at the party's headquarters in Berlin, The Guardian reported.
An influential member of Angela Merkel's conservatives on Friday urged the German chancellor to form a minority government instead of a planned alliance with the Social Democrats (SPD), saying the SPD would not be a reliable partner.