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PW

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for PALAU.

PW

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

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Palau. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Palau. Each Palauan division has its own code with the prefix "PW." For example, the code for Koror is ISO 3166-2:PW-150.
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Loss of imprinted genes from the paternally inherited chromosome 15811-13 region results in PWS either as a result of interstitial deletion on the paternally derived chromosome 15 (approximately 70% of cases) or from uniparental disomy (UPD), in which both chromosomes 15 are maternal in origin (approximately 25% of cases) (1-3).
The current study included 569 patients with eyes close to PWS [Table 1].
Several consensus molecular testing approaches for AS/ PWS genetic diagnosis have been described (Fig.
The cause of Meyerson phenomenon in PWS is not known despite several hypotheses, including a proinflammatory environment in the setting of ectatic postcapillary vessels (2, 5, 7) or possible genetic mosaicism underlying nevi (5).
Thus, for some PWS, the desire to establish loving relationships is, to varying degrees, thwarted by legitimate or perceived barriers associated with stuttered speech.
PWS, which sells to the building and furniture trade, said: "Little improvement in the consumer's appetite for spending on high-value products such as kitchens is detectable and it is not anticipated that this will improve in the near future.
A literature search was conducted for articles on PWS in the CINAHL, MEDLINE, and PUBMED databases covering the period 1995-2010.
Backman and Roy earlier used PWS to assess the risk of colon and pancreatic cancers, also with promising results.
PWS develops and markets a proprietary technology for reverse osmosis and ultra-filtration.
Montana Mining Corporation (Montana) has signed a contract with Dobhai, PWS and the shareholders of PWS in exchange for a 2.
Mujin Kang, senior market analyst of Asia/Pacific Enterprise Hardware Research at IDC, said that although the branded PWS market bounced back strongly in the fourth quarter of 2009, the growth was primarily fuelled by a few key markets such as Australia and China.