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GR

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for GREECE.

GR

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Hellenic Republic (Greece). This is the code used in international transactions to and from Greek bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Greece. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Greece. Each subdivision has its own code with the prefix "GR." For example, the code for the Department of Arkadia is ISO 3166-2:GR-12.
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Sequence variants in six genes were associated with decreased SF risk: NR3C1, AR, VDR, CALCR, COL1A2, and LRP4 (Table 2).
He revealed that people without childhood abuse history did not show the same pattern of DNA modification, and had normal expression of NR3C1, a gene linked to stress responses.
Researchers have identified functional polymorphisms in the genes encoding two receptors, NR3C1 and NR3C2, which are associated with differential responses to stress (Wust et al.
We obtained TaqMan[R] realtime reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) primer probes from Applied Biosystems (Foster City, CA) and ON-TARGET plus[R] Control Pool (nontargeting pool) and SMARTpool (human NR3C1, ER[alpha], and ER[beta]) small-interfering RNA (siRNA) from Thermo Scientific (Waltham, MA).
In turn, there was a notable link between increased methylation of NR3C1 and weakened cortisol response to a standardized neuro-endocrine challenge test that is designed to evaluate aspects of neurotransmission function.