CAV

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CA.1afa.5A

A gene on chromosome 16p24.3 that encodes a carbonic anhydrase, a zinc metalloenzyme that catalyses the reversible hydration of carbon dioxide. Carbonic anhydrases participate in various biological processes, including respiration, calcification, maintaining acid-base balance and bone resorption, as well as producing aqueous humour, cerebrospinal fluid, saliva and gastric acid. Carbonic anhydrase 5A is localised in mitochondria, expressed primarily in the liver and may play an important role in ureagenesis and gluconeogenesis.

CAV

cyclophosphamide,
Adriamycin
(doxorubicin), vincristine
(chemotherapeutic agents to treat bone, lung, and other cancers.
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By adopting Partial CAV we can promise a constant and controlled rotation speed during data writes to the inner tracks on the disc.
By employing Partial CAV, our CRW2200SZ maintains a constant and controlled rotation speed during recording to the inner tracks on the disc.
The CRW2100 series features a newly developed laser pickup and control chip and new partial CAV recording technology, which in write mode enables writing at speeds up to 16X.