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CG

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for The Congo.

CG

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of the Congo (not to be confused with the Democratic Republic of the Congo). This is the code used in international transactions to and from Congolese bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the Congo. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the Congo. Each region and the capital have their own codes with the prefix "CG." For example, the code for the Region of Pool is ISO 3166-2:CG-12.
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Falsely decreased human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) results due to increased concentrations of the free beta subunit and the beta core fragment in quantitative hCG assays.
Placental extracts of human chorionic gonadotropin were first marketed in 1931, purified urinary extracts of hCG were marketed in 1940, and the successful use of recombinant hCG to achieve pregnancy was reported in 1997.
Table 1 Serum [beta]-human chorionic gonadotropin levels (a) [beta]-hCG level Gonadotropin measurement (mIU/ml) At diagnosis 31 After chemothempy <5 Normal value (men and nonpregnant <10 women) (a)[beta]-HCG, [beta]-human chorionic gonadotropin.
Avicine is an essentially nontoxic therapeutic cancer vaccine which elicits a highly specific immune response to the human hormone and growth factor chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), a cancer-associated oncofetal protein.
AVI's clinical evaluation of human chorionic gonadotropin indicates that it may be a target with significant potential as a cancer treatment.
and colleagues from Osaka University Medical School measured in 132 healthy women in early pregnancy and in 20 nonpregnant healthy women blood levels of thyroxine (T4), of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), and of the early-pregnancy hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), which causes the release of a variety of hormones that maintain the pregnancy and is also known to have a thyroid-stimulating effect.
Contract awarded for chorionic gonadotropin quantified reagent for the determination of.
11, bishops appearing before the parliamentary health committee said they had tested the vaccine privately and were shocked to find it was laced with a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), a component of birth control vaccines.
In fact, it's even been formally renamed the LH/CG-R (luteinizing hormone/ chorionic gonadotropin receptor).
The test segment is further classified into 11 major hormone tests that includes estradiol (E2), Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH), Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG), Luteinizing hormone (LH), Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS), progesterone, testosterone, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH), prolactin, cortisol and insulin tests.
The development of these tests, which are based on the detection of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) [2] in the urine, came 50 years after the discovery of hCG by Aschheim and Zondek (2) and after several centuries of descriptions of many other pregnancy tests.
Seminomas can be associated with elevated human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) and lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), but elevation of alpha feta protein (AFP), however, excludes the diagnosis of a pure seminoma.
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