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VAL

ISO 4217 code for the Vatican lira. It was introduced in 1929 upon the Vatican's independence from Italy. It was pegged to the Italian lira at a one-to-one ratio. Vatican and Italian coins circulated alongside each other in both the Vatican and Italy. The euro replaced both currencies in 1999.
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In the absence of evident clinical symptoms, the patients often exhibit near normal or moderately increased plasma concentrations of leucine, valine, and isoleucine, which are similar to the concentrations observed in secondary amino acid disturbances such as ketotic hypoglycemia, diabetes mellitus, starvation, and other catabolic states (5-10).
Hb Raleigh is unique in that a mutation (T to C) at the second base of the codon encoding the first amino acid of the [beta] chain changes the N-terminal valine to an alanine residue.
MSUD is caused by a deficiency of the BCKD gene complex, which catalyses the decarboxylation of the alphaketo acids of leucine, isoleucine, and valine to their respective branched-chain acyl-CoAs.
The valine version was transmitted 100 times in the families of depressed children, while the methionine version as transmitted only 59 times.
Vancouver filmmaker Ana Valine says winning the best emerging filmmaker and best fiction director awards "opened a lot of doors.
Whereas the first 2 mutations are silent, at position 463 the substitution of G for A results in a change of valine to isoleucine.
These are valine (V) or alanine (A) at codon 13 6, arginine (R) or histidine (H) at codon 154, and glutamine (Q), arginine (R), or histidine (H) at codon 171.
We don't really use (aggressive) tactics," says Jade Valine, a DirecTV spokesperson.
UK, Europe and Japan carry either 136 Valine (136 Valine/Valine or 136 Valine/Alanine) or 171 Glutamine/Glutamine (QQ) (Belt at al.
The 60-second ad features a testimonial from Roger Valine, president and CEO of Vision Service Plan, referring to CPAs on his staff as "the steady rock of my business.
Giulio Marchesini of the University of Bologna (Italy) and his associates reported that hepatic and nonhepatic adverse events occurred significantly less often in 59 patients who received the branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) leucine, isoleucine, and valine than 56 patients who received lactoalbumin during a 1-year period.