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A gene on chromosome 22q11.1, which encodes a member of the BCL-2 family of cell death regulators. BID heterodimerises with either agonist BAX or antagonist BCL2. Caspase-8 cleaves BID, mediating mitochondrial damage when the COOH-terminal part translocates to mitochondria, triggering cytochrome c release.

bis in di·e

, bid (bis in dē'ā)
Twice a day.


Abbreviation for bis in die.
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Louie is a biddable gun dog but he is also an eager and dedicated hunting dog that needs to maintain lines of communication with me.
Due to its high intelligence, the Lagotto is fairly easy to train, biddable, outgoing, goofy, and loves to play
But storm clouds are gathering in Europe, and servants are no longer biddable and cheap.
Storm clouds are gathering in Europe and servants are no longer biddable and cheap.
Sometimes it is necessary to climb the mountain of conflict," says a cowardly and biddable junior minister in a street interview with a herd of journos.
The 2009 Policy assures the E&P Companies with a higher return in terms of their gas prices which they had been agitating since December 2004, the disputed biddable gas price gradient factor has been eliminated and the bids will be evaluated on the basis of best work programme.
The report said: "At first sight this data is disturbing in that they seem to support the view these schools have exploited their freedom to recruit affluent and more biddable pupils.
But he was at his most biddable here and there was even a suggestion that Manning had to shake the reins at him after a few strides to make him go about his work in pursuit of the trailblazing Upton Grey.
A century ago Pyotr Stolypin served as prime minister under Czar Nicholas II, creating a precedent in the Kremlin for a strong, reform-minded and ruthlessly ambitious prime minister serving under a weak and biddable head of state.
I'm not one of those mothers with Munchausen syndrome by proxy -- the ones who push their children down the stairs so that they can take care of them -- but I do enjoy them biddable and cuddly and looking to me for whatever mom wisdom I have.
The pup - it doesn't matter whether it's a bitch or a dog - would need to be something similar in temperament to Lucky, who was very mild, biddable and not afraid of people.