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Continuous net settlement (CNS)

Method of securities clearing and settlement using a clearing house, which matches transactions to securities available, resulting in one net receive or deliver position at the end of the day.

Continuous Net Settlement

A clearing practice in which all buy and sell orders are settled within a brokerage firm. That is, all buy and sell orders are offset against each other on a particular trading day, such that only orders that are "left over" remain to be settled. This results in fewer securities needing to be moved into or out of a particular brokerage.


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Identify and understand important and diverse types of therapeutics under development for Central Nervous System (CNS) Tumor.
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Maybe the problem of a lack of growth in the central nervous system is that [damaged] cells don't switch into an actively growing state," suggests Woolf.
This is a mutant rat whose central nervous system is virtually devoid of myelin," he says.
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The scientists are transplanting the oligos from healthy animals into the central nervous system (CNS) of myelin-deficient ones and witnessing the spread of the myelin-makers, with no evidence of transplant rejection.
The results overturn a long-accepted theory that central nervous system nerve cells in mammals lose the ability to reproduce before or soon after an individual's birth.

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