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Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

A private company that acts as an intermediary to perform proxy services for several banks and brokers. Distributes proxy material to beneficial owners, tabulates the returned proxies, and provides the Corporation or its tabulator compiled reports of the tabulation results. ADP also distributes quarterly reports and other corporate information to the beneficial owners.


ISO 4217 code for the Andorran peseta. In practice, the currency was identical to the Spanish peseta, which was replaced by the euro in 1999. The Andorran peseta circulated alongside the Andorran franc.
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In most patients with platelet SPD, the platelets aggregate initially to adenosine diphosphate or epinephrine, but second-phase aggregation is frequently markedly diminished.
Ticagrelor is the first reversibly binding oral P2Y12 adenosine diphosphate receptor antagonist and the first in a new class of drugs, cyclo-pentyl-triazolo-pyrimidines (CPTPs), which are chemically distinct from thienopyridines such as BMS/Sanofi's Plavix (clopidogrel) and Eli Lilly/Daiichi Sankyo's Effient (prasugrel).
Damaged blood vessels and red blood cells release a compound known as adenosine diphosphate, or ADP, which triggers the process that makes platelets sticky.
Meanwhile, market share of Sanofi's Plavix will decrease between 2010 and 2015 because of the adoption of more efficacious adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptor antagonists Brilinta and Eli Lilly's Effient (prasugrel) following their launch, and the increasing use of generic clopidogrel.

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