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CF

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC.

Cf

1. On a bond transaction table, an abbreviation indicating that a bond has matured, but is still trading.

2. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Central African Republic. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Central African bank accounts.

3. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the Central African Republic. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the Central African Republic. The capital and each prefecture have their own codes with the prefix "CF." For example, the code for the Prefecture of Ouaka is ISO 3166-2:CF-UK.

cf

Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate that the certificate of a bond has matured but is still trading: VarCp 10s99cf.
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Two novel null mutations in a Taiwanese cystic fibrosis patient and a survey of East Asian CFTR mutations.
Efficacy and safety of lumacaftor/ivacaftor combination therapy in patients with cystic fibrosis homozygous for Phe508del CFTR by pulmonary function subgroup: A pooled analysis.
If the IRT measurement is above this cutoff, an additional DNA screening test is used to identify specific CFTR gene mutations.
CFTR-dependent chloride secretion was calculated as the difference in the rate of change of forskolin-plus 3-isobutyl-1-methylxanthine- (IBMX-) stimulated fluorescence in the absence or presence of apical treatment with the specific CFTR inhibitor, CFTRinh-172 [20].
This study is the first to report the prevalence of CFTR mutations in CF patients from west part of Iran with Kurdish ethnic background.
Moreover, CS-acquired CFTR dysfunction is amplified by TFEB-mediated autophagy impairment as this results in aggresome arrest of CFTR as we recently described [25, 56].
Leysen et al., "Characterization and small-molecule stabilization of the multisite tandem binding between 14-3-3 and the R domain of CFTR," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
Amos et al., "Standards and guidelines for CFTR mutation testing," Genetics in Medicine, vol.
CHEN ET AL/NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY 2010 Number of Mutated resistant Disease gene people Cystic fibrosis CFTR 3 (lung disease) Smith-Lemli-Opitz DHCR7 2 syndrome (developmental disorder) Familial IKBKAP 1 dysautonomia (neurological disease) Epidermolysis KRT14 1 bullosa simplex (skin condition) Pfeiffer syndrome FGFR1 1 (bone disorder) APECED AIRE 1 (autoimmune disease) Acampomelic SOX9 1 campomelic dysplasia (bone disorder) Atelosteogenesis SLC26A2 3 (bone disorder)
CFTR dysfunction in the lungs results in thick pulmonary secretions as the aqueous surface layer (ASL) lining the alveolar epithelium becomes dehydrated and creates a prime environment for the development of chronic infection.
Egozcue et al., "Heterogeneity for mutations in the CFTR gene and clinical correlations in patients with congenital absence of the vas deferens," Human Reproduction, vol.