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gem

A popular term for a structure found in nucleoplasm that is highly enriched in spliceosomal snRNPs.

gem

Malpractice A popular term for a latent problem in Pt management that stems from poor communication, faulty documentation, and other factors, including human factors, such as Pt noncompliance, which sets the stage for events leading to suboptimal care or medical errors. See Malpractice.

geriatric evaluation and management unit

, geriatric evaluation unit,

GEM

An inpatient unit or program devoted to the assessment of the needs of the older patient.

GEM

acronym for genetically engineered MICROORGANISM.
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The regulation requires that every piece of jewellery containing precious stones, diamonds and pearls sold in Bahrain to carry an international certification or be certified by Danat, a pearl and gemstone testing institute.
Official Chinese import data from 2014 indicates more than $12 billion precious stones were imported from Myanmar - the vast majority jade - dwarfing Myanmar's official figures.
"The same standards are sought to be applied in the retail trade for diamonds and precious stones."
Shoppers will also be able to avail the Christmas and Year End offer that guarantees free gifts with every purchase of gold, diamond and precious stone jewellery.
Speaking about Amiri Gems' participation in the exhibition, its managing director Gope K Shahani said the company has brought rich and exclusive pieces of precious stones previously owned by private collectors to the DJWE.
The investors said they themselves and a number of traders and consumers might face a real dilemma when it comes to proving the originality of the precious stone, its rarity and real worth.
This new market may also turn into an important global center for the jewellery and precious stone sector.
It takes them many days to prepare a studded necklace with various precious stone and give it the final shape.
RAWALPINDI -- President Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) Zahid Latif Khan Wednesday announced to make strenuous efforts for promoting the ignored local Gems and precious Stone Industry with the help of skilled labour coupled with modern technologies.
According to cofounder, Majari Maria, past student of Esmod Dubai Fashion Institute, it took one year to produce the pair, as they had to collaborate with precious stone specialists from three countries.
One of the precious stone traders, Sultan Ahmad Hamidi, said they had donated the pieces to enrich the museum and familiarise the new generation with their opulent culture and history.
Two suicide attack facilitators and five precious stone smugglers have been detained in southern Kandahar and central Logar provinces, the National Directorate of Security said on Wednesday.