BMD

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BMD

The ISO 4217 currency code for Bermudan Dollar.

BMD

ISO 4217 code for the Bermudan dollar. It was first issued in 1970, replacing the Bermudan pound. Since its introduction, the dollar has been pegged to the U.S. dollar at a 1:1 ratio.
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A quantitative polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay completely discriminates between Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy deletion carriers and normal females.
It includes a 10-year epidemiological forecast for the diagnosed prevalent cases of DMD and Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD) in men, segmented by age (in 10-year age groups beginning at 0 years and ending at =40 years for cases of DMD with a special focus on the subgroup of ages 5-13 years, and in 15-year age groups beginning at 0 years and ending at =75 years for cases of BMD) in these markets.
Cardiac involvement in carriers of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy.
High frequency of de novo deletions in Mexican Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy patients.
Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy (DBMD) are progressive muscle disorders caused by the lack of functional dystrophin protein.
NEW YORK, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Becker Muscular Dystrophy Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" provides data on the Becker Muscular Dystrophy clinical trial scenario.
To overcome these limitations, the authors of this study, led by Jamel Chelly from the Institut Cochin, Universite Paris Descartes, and a research team from INSERM and Hopital Cochin, Paris, used the Roche NimbleGen multiplex CGH technology to design and build custom, targeted CGH arrays which interrogated 158 exons from a set of 8 genes associated with Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy, cystic fibrosis, and sarcoglycanopathies.
PPMD is a powerful and tireless leader in promoting improved diagnosis, management and community involvement for individuals with Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy," Dr.