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(1) SUMO

Sentrin, Small Ubiquitin-Like/-Related Modifier, Ubiquitin-Like 1. One of the superfamily of ubiquitin-like polypeptides that covalently attach to intracellular target proteins altering their function, location, and/or half-life

(2) Sumo

A Japanese contact sport in which a wrestler (rikishi) tries to force an opponent out of a circular ring (dohyoo) or touch the ground with any part of his body other than the soles of his feet. The sport is nearly as old as Japan itself, which is the only country where it is practised professionally
Health problems Sumo are at an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, hypercholesterolaemia, hypertension, heart attacks, bone and joint problems, and live an average 10 years less than the average Japanese male
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According to Kyodo News, as an ozeki, Takayasu gets a monthly salary of Y2.347 million apart from first class or business class air travel "and access to the reserved basement parking area at Toyo's Ryogoku Kokugikan," Japan's fabled sumo hall.
IFN[alpha]2-T[alpha]1 gene was directly inserted in to pET SUMO vector (Invitrogen) following the instructions of the manufacturer (Champion(tm) pET SUMO Protein Expression System, Invitrogen) using T4 DNA ligase.
Many hope the ban on women joining the professional sumo ranks will one day be overturned, proving that deep-seated misogyny has no place in a sport striving to be accepted as an Olympic event.
Sumo dates back some 2,000 years according to historians and retains many Shinto religious overtones.
"The closeted sumo world has been rocked by a string of damaging scandals in recent years, from allegations of bout-fixing to drugs arrests and violent bullying the most serious case resulting in the death of a teenage wrestler in 2007.Last year, grand champion Harumafuji was charged over a brutal assault on a rival wrestler while out drinking, ending his career.However, sumo is not the only sport in Japan to face criticism for its exclusive policies.
A ceremonial sumo match was held as part of the press conference under one of the park's traditional Japanese style pavilions.
Paul Porter, managing director of Sumo Digital, said: "As we continue to expand, this was a great opportunity to bring an experienced, talented and tight-knit team on board." Sumo has said it is looking to hire more staff across its four studios in Gateshead, Sheffield, Nottingham, and Prun, India.
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"Sumo for Mixed Martial Arts: Winning Clinches, Takedowns, & Tactics" by Andrew Zerling (a black-belt martial artist with over two decades of experience in a variety of styles) is an innovative instruction manual and guide that demonstrates how the study of sumo wrestling techniques can benefit practitioners of modern mixed martial arts (MMA), as well as other grappling arts.
The first of three Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets planned by franchisee Naranjee Hirjee & Co in Oman opened in Bareeq al Shatti Mall two months ago.