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Abbreviation for pipsyl.

induced pluripotent stem cell



A body cell that has been reprogrammed to behave like an embryonic stem cell, that is, to be able to differentiate into cells that could regenerate and repair many different kinds of damaged or diseased tissues.
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With seed money from Communist Party millionaire Samuel Rubin and the equally subversive Stern Fund, the IPS was off and running.
Despite proposals in some areas, many serious unresolved issues exist for IPS, including IP segment loss recovery, device naming conventions, discovery procedures, data packet numbering, message framing, security, and management information blocks (MIBs).
On the storage side of the switch, an IPS device can be used readily to translate SCSI to Fibre Channel in order to utilize the SCSI storage devices.