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PK (1)

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for PAKISTAN.

PK (2)

A suffix that refers to Pink Sheets


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

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Pakistan. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Pakistan. Eight subdivisions of Pakistan have their own code with the prefix "PK." For example, the code for the Province of Sindh is ISO 3166-2:PK-SD.

3. See: Pink sheet.
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The soluble protein in the hepatopancreas, glycogen in the hepatopancreas and muscle, and malate dehydrogenase (MDH), pyruvate kinase (PK), and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) activities of Litopenaeus vannamei fed experimental diets for 42 days.
In the presence of palmitic acid, mogrosides restored GLUT2 and pyruvate kinase expression possibly by reducing intracellular ROS, suggesting the possible involvement of oxidative stress induced by the FOXO1 activation pathway.
The L- and R-type isoenzymes of rat pyruvate kinase are produced from a single gene by use of different promoters.
Pyruvate kinase (PK) is a ubiquitously expressed, rate controlling, terminal, key glycolytic enzyme that catalyze the conversion of phosphoenolpyruvate to pyruvate with the generation of ATP.
Purification and properties of aerobic and anoxic forms of pyruvate kinase from red muscle organ of the channeled whelk, Busycotypus canaliculatum.
Synergistic effects of baicalein with ciprofloxacin against NorA over-expressed methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and inhibition of MRSA pyruvate kinase.
The activities of hexokinase, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, pyruvate kinase and glycogen content were significantly (p < 0.
HNF1 regulates a number of genes expressed in the liver and pancreas, including such genes as liver-specific glucokinase, glucose transporter, pyruvate kinase and insulin-like growth factor.
Vander Heiden participated in the identification of pyruvate kinase M2 regulating glucose metabolism in proliferating cells, as published in the journal Nature.
Detection of carriers of X-linked gene for Duchenne muscular dystrophy by levels of creatine kinase and pyruvate kinase.
hexokinase (7,22), aspartate aminotransferase (7,23), glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (21-23), cholinesterase (21, 24), and pyruvate kinase (25), which change in content with advancing age of the erythrocytes.
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