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A gene on chromosome 3p22.2 that encodes a voltage-gated sodium ion channel, which is an integral membrane glycoprotein. It is responsible for the initial rising phase of the action potential in most excitable cells.
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Even if just one person affected by cancer feels the way our Nan did when she visited there, then there are so many more reasons for Maggie's.
Fitch expects Nan Fung to use its cash on hand to fund the acquisition of a commercial development site in Hong Kong's Kai Tak Development Area.
Used over several centuries by caravans, travellers, messengers, armies and whole population groups amounting up to 40,000 people, Qhapaq Nan connected various production, administrative and ceremonial centres constructed over more than 2,000 years of pre-Inca Andean culture.
a renowned restaurant group from Japan, Xiao Nan Guo has launched the "My Michelin Chef" series of restaurants in China.
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Critique: Exceptionally well written and profusely illustrated throughout, "Living Large: Wilna Hervey and Nan Mason" is an inherently fascinating read and would make an important addition to academic library American Biography collections.
As noted by NAN co-founder Joni Pilgrim, "[Our] aim is to bring happiness and joy to families during the most difficult of times, even if only for a day.
At present, Hua Nan Bank runs a branch in Shenzhen, a sub-branch in Baoan district, and a finance leasing company in Shenzhen.
But Nan, 76, admits that her But Nan, 76, admits that her homemade Paddington was homemade Paddington was initially displayed in the window initially displayed in the window of her home in the city's Hyndland of her home in the city's Hyndland by mistake.
Former England Under-21 international defender Rosenior (below) is more than happy for the fans to keep singing their 'His nan is from Hull, his Nan is from Hull, he's Liam Rosenior, his Nan is from Hull' ditty.
PESHAWAR -- Nan Baais of Peshawar have observed shutter down strike in the city for claiming it their right while citizens are forced to purchase Chapatti in Rs 15 from open ovens (Tandoors).