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tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing),
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.

tug

Etymology: ME, toggen, to pull
a dragging or hauling movement or sensation.

ASPSCR1

A gene on chromosome 17q25.3 that encodes a ubiquitous tethering protein highly expressed in the testes, heart, skeletal muscle and pancreas; it sequesters GLUT4-containing vesicles in the cytoplasm in absence of insulin.

Molecular pathology
ASPSCR1 is fused with transcription factor TFE3 in alveolar soft part sarcomas and renal cell carcinomas.

tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing)
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.
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Baby Caitlin, now aged nine months, was at the centre of a tug-of-love battle earlier this year when Stephen, 39, refused to let her leave New Zealand after a family holiday.
TUG-of-love schoolgirl Molly Campbell has admitted she misses her pals in Scotland.
Speculation is growing today over whether the mother of tug-of-love schoolgirl Molly Campbell will follow her to Pakistan in a bid to win her daughter back.
A hearing will take place today to decide whether a Welsh nurse or her estranged husband should care for the baby girl caught up in their tug-of-love battle.
A FATHER who allegedly went abroad with his daughter days before a tug-of-love custody battle is back in the UK.
POLICE hunting a man believed to have abducted his four-year-old daughter in a tug-of-love battle said they were following several encouraging leads after reported sightings of the pair abroad.
TUG-OF-LOVE cases across inter-national borders can mean mothers being separated from their children for years while lawyers and governments wrangled.
The seizure of tug-of-love boat boy Elian by federal agents has plunged the city government into turmoil.
A MISSING tug-of-love schoolgirl was found by police yesterday after a huge hunt.
A FATHER who allegedly fled abroad with his daughter during a tug-of-love custody battle was yesterday remanded in custody for another week.
A TUG-of-love mum who fled to Scotland in a bid to keep her son yesterday lost her four-year custody battle.
Fears were growing last night for the safety of a ten-year-old boy at the centre of a tug-of-love court battle after he disappeared with his mother.