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A transcriptional regulatory protein from Drosophila melanogaster which is required for early embryonic development, especially the longitudinal glia, and which is founding member of a family of DNA binding proteins that interact with DNA through the highly conserved ARID domain—AT-rich interaction domain


kept in an original position when dehiscence or movement to another location is more appropriate.

retained cartilage core
see retained enchondral cartilage cores.
retained corpus luteum
the corpus luteum is not resorbed at the appropriate time in the reproductive cycle and the animal remains anestral.
retained meconium
see meconium ileus.
retained placenta
see retained placenta.
retained testicle
failure of the testicle(s) to migrate out of the peritoneal cavity, through the inguinal ring and into the scrotum before the animal reaches puberty. The retention may be uni- or bilateral.

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Q. hi my name is ray i am from england and i am on oxygen i am a retainer of carbon monxide do you guys know whoa any place working with stem cell or natural medical emial

A. i had a whole course on stem cell use in tissue engineering and from what i know this is an area that still in research and very little clinical use. the ability to create lungs from Mesenchimal Stem Cells is a far away dream right now. but here are some links to labs that research that area:

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If he were my dog I would have his retained testicle removed.
In my head, whether the tumor is malignant or benign, it would be much easier to perform major abdominal surgery to remove a retained testicle on a healthy, younger dog, than on a dog who is experiencing health problems because of a tumor," Dr.
In cases when a dog's neutering history is unknown even when the dog appears outwardly neutered--and the dog exhibits the libido or other hormonally driven behaviors typical of intact male dogs, the possibility of a remaining, retained testicle should be considered.
Most vendors will display notices declaring any crib-biters or colts with retained testicles and the sale company also displays this information on the bidding board while the horse is in the ring.