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BAD

Drug slang
A regional term for crack cocaine.
 
Immunology
An acronym (background, aggregates, debris) for the noncellular material that must be “gated out” in flow cytometry.
 
Molecular biology
A Bcl-2 related protein which can induce apoptosis; it selectively heterodimerises with Bcl-XL and Bcl-2, which displaces Bax from Bcl-XL, resulting in cell death.
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the bigger half // Is it the smaller half the bigger half
South area - Childwall: 1st half 2009; Allerton & Hunts Cross: 2009 & 1st half 2010; Belle Vale: Mar-Jun 2010; Speke-Garston: middle 2010; Woolton: Jul 2010-Mar 2011; Church: 1st half 2011; Mossley Hill: Mar 2011-Jul 2011 & 2nd half 2012; Cressington: Jul 2011 to end 2012.
8 percent in the first half of 2008, based on data from repeater companies, which are participants that responded to the survey during both halves, said MBA.
Simi Valley (17-4, 8-1) trailed by as many as 11 points in the third quarter but battled back behind Brandon Simon, who scored 17 points on five 3-pointers, four in the second half.
The likelihood of diagnosis was elevated among participants who reported feeling good about themselves no more than half the time after having sex (odds ratio from univariate analysis, 3.
The first half of 2002 has seen a quicker-than-expected recovery in the Brussels office market, following a strong decline in demand last year.
However, in a community property state, a surviving spouse is deemed to own half the community property; consequently, the surviving spouse's half interest in community property could not pass to the surviving spouse by bequest or inheritance.
To keep the stance of monetary policy from becoming effectively more restrictive owing to the slowdown in inflation in the second half of last year and to promote sustainable growth, the Committee eased the stance of policy in December 1995 and again at the end of January 1996, bringing the federal funds rate down a half percentage point in total, to 5 1/4 percent.
Now, however, physiologists plan to make donated kidneys do double duty by developing a way to divide each organ and transplant each half into a recipient.
For another easy-do centerpiece, arrange assorted colored flowers in a low, tight design, placing the stems directly in the flesh of a small watermelon half.
In total, velocity in the CBD rose 8% from the first six months of last year to 209,620 SF and more than 354% from the second half of 2001.
They begin cheering wildly whenever our wrestlers secure the half - they expect it to produce a fall.