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cis

 [sis] (L.)
1. in organic chemistry, having certain atoms or radicals on the same side.
2. in genetics, denoting two or more loci, especially pseudoalleles, occurring on the same chromosome of a homologous pair. See also trans.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

CIS

Abbreviation for carcinoma in situ.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

CIS

Abbreviation for:
cancer information service
carcinoma in situ, see there
care information systems (Medspeak-UK)
Casualty Information Society
catheter-induced spasm
central inhibitory state
Central Issue System (Medspeak-UK)
Chemical Information System
chromosome information system
cisplatin
clinical information system (Medspeak-UK)
community investment strategy (Medspeak-UK)
computerised information system
Coronary Intervention Study
cytokine-inducing substances
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CIS

Carcinoma-in-situ, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

CIS

Abbreviation for carcinoma in situ.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cis

1. In chemistry, being on the same side. Usually refers to two groups being on the same side of a ring or of a double bond.
2. In genetics, describing two sites on the same molecule of DNA. Compare TRANS.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

cis

-active (of a component of a DNA sequence) influencing the activity of adjacent DNA sequences. For example, a PROMOTER sequence influences expression of adjacent genes in the same OPERON. See CIS-TRANS TEST. Compare TRANS -ACTING.

cis

-phase an isomer (see ISOMERISM having similar atoms or groups on the same side of the molecule.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

CIS

Abbreviation for carcinoma in situ.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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At the Commonwealth summit in 2004, it was decided to establish the CIS Security Council to combat terrorism in Astana.
"The instruction of Director Magalong is for us to recruit again the services of the former CIS members as civilian agents where they (CIS) will be given CIDG identification cards, provided they will assist the agency in intelligence gathering and provide information," said Chief Inspector Ruben S.
Because the CIS powder was aggregated into microscale particles and the average particle sizes were approximately 3-8 [micro]m, it could not be used as the source materials to form the CIS absorber layers as the spray coating method (SCM) was used.
In recognition of this outstanding achievement, Andy Penman, group managing director of CIS, was presented the award by Eric Wiles, RoSPA Trustee at the RoSPA Occupational Health & Safety Awards Ceremony in Birmingham.
A native of Alexandria, Louisiana, he has served as a staff cardiologist for CIS in Lafayette since 2009.
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Health education researchers have called for research articles in health education to adhere to the recommendations of American Psychological Association and the American Medical Association regarding the reporting and use of effect sizes and confidence intervals (CIs).