tissue factor-bearing microparticle

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tissue factor-bearing microparticle

(mī″krō-part′ĭ-kĕl),

TFBM

Any of the pieces of cell membrane released from cancer cells. They stimulate blood clotting and appear to contribute to the hypercoagulable state produced by some malignancies.
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Duterte's State of the Nation address, Housing Secretary Eduardo del Rosario, TFBM chair, repeated his pledge last March to bring Marawi residents back to their homes in the MAA by September.
We are hoping that this project will push through because this is a part of the social healing program of the TFBM," the spokesman added.
"As discussed with the TFBM chairman, Secretary Eduardo del Rosario, the P36.91-million donated funds in the custody of the OCD will form part of the funding for the projects that will be implemented for the rehabilitation and recovery of Marawi City,"Jalad said.
The TFBM divided the 250-hectare war-ravaged zone into nine sectors for purposes of clearing.
Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) is asking the Commission on Audit (COA) to not disallow the diversion of P5 million worth of rehabilitation funds to send internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the war-torn city to Mecca.
Gutoc noted that Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) administrator Ricardo Jalad earlier said at least P12 billion is needed to rebuild Marawi, but only P3.5 billion has been allotted for such purpose in the proposed 2019 national budget.
Assistant Secretary Felix Castro of Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) said the government team set the blasting for Saturday to avoid disrupting classes.
Unless the issue is solved, "it would be unfair for those (32) IDPs who were picked for the free hajj" during the face-to-face dialog between HUDCC and Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) chairman del Rosario and thousands of IDPs held in Marawi City on March 19 and 20, Datu Ramos said.
'Given this record, should it not have caused alarm for TFBM to select the BMC?