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Car

A loose quantity term sometimes used to describe the amount of a commodity underlying one commodity contract; e.g., "a car of bellies." Derived from the fact that quantities of the product specified in a contract once corresponded closely to the capacity of a railroad car.

Car

1. Informal; a loose term for the number of commodities underlying a single contract. The amount varies by commodity.

2. See: CARS.
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Association of the M1V PRKAR1A mutation with primary pigmented nodular adrenocortical disease in two large families.
The MAX, PRKAR1A, SDHA, SDHAF2, SDHB, SDHC, SDHD, TMEM127, and VHL genes were analysed by PCR and next-generation sequencing of both DNA strands of the entire coding region and the highly conserved exon-intron splice junctions was performed.
El 7% de los MX forman parte del SxC, que es una enfermedad hereditaria con caracter autosomico dominante en la que esta afectado el gen PRKAR1A, que se encuentra en el cromosoma 17q22-24 y que se encarga de codificar la subunidad reguladora de la proteina cinasa A 1-a (PKA) (2).