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Janus

(1) A logical design developed by the FDA for a data warehouse intended to integrate submission data, protocol descriptions and analysis plans from clinical and animal studies into an FDA review environment using a set of validated, standards-based tools to allow reproducible cross-study, data mining and retrospective comparative analysis.
(2) The name assigned to a component of the NCI's Clinical Research Information Exchange (CRIX) initiative, representing a joint NCI/FDA project to develop a physical implementation of the Janus model.

Janus,

in Roman mythology, the two-faced god of gates; one face looks forward and the other face looks backward.
Janus-faced - marked by deliberate deceitfulness. Synonym(s): double-faced; duplicitous; two-faced
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He's been duplicitous with the public with his broken promises on tuition fees and VAT.
Desperate gamblers, estranged children, knee-cracking thugs and duplicitous women tangle and untangle in a series of telegraphed double-crosses, and the film's subpar script and awkward acting aren't likely to attract attention to this limited release.
Elier Bourzac was an energetic counterweight as the duplicitous Albrecht, who learns his lesson from the faithful Giselle.
THE iconic female spy - beautiful, seductive, utterly duplicitous - owes much to Mata Hari, the legendary and notorious dancer who was executed for espionage in 1917.
This is audacious and deserves praise for being so, and it certainly reinforces the fundamental unknowability of a complex and duplicitous situation.
FORMER Hollyoaks star Joanna Taylor, the delectable wife of Spurs midfielder Danny Murphy, has a tolerant attitude towards the increasingly duplicitous nature of top flight football.
THE remarks made by our chief constable, Richard Brunstrom, as reported in the issue of September 10, have been made at a very opportune moment in view of the recently released book by Lord Stephens as summarised on the news this weekend It would seem Lord Stephens delivered a scathing attack on David Blunkett, the previous home secretary saying, amongst other things, he knew very little about policing; was duplicitous and briefed newspapers against him.
Such scenes--however striking--serve as a duplicitous framework in which viewers are invited to watch not just nature but other people watching nature.
Jo is devastated until she finds out that he has left his entire estate to the duplicitous countess.
As far as I know, Christian teachings are in deep conflict with Skull & Bones and the various other ideologies of his numerous duplicitous associations.
Yes, it is fitting to pray for those who died as a result of the terrorist attacks, but to ignore what we do to the unborn in the name of women's `rights' is simply duplicitous.