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CK

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for COOK ISLANDS.

CK

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Cook Islands. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Cook Island bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the Cook Islands. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Cook Islands.
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Structure of creatine amidinohydrolase from Actinobacillus.
Clearly, there is widespread use of creatine among adolescents despite the recommendations of the AAP, as well as the American College of Sports Medicine, against creatine use by those under age 18.
In the present study, mean value of creatine kinase among cases (Average) is 227.
In order to understand how creatine can have such a powerful impact on a wide range of functions within in the body, you have to understand the key role that creatine plays in cellular energy supplies.
Doctors warn that dangers of large amounts of creatine, heavily used by killer Raoul Moat, include depression and irritability or aggression.
We thought that creatine might affect both the birth process of the sow and energy metabolism in the piglet as well as myelination.
Creatine is a naturally occurring metabolite that helps supply energy to all cells through creatine kinase reaction, including those involved in contraction of the heart.
Also, there is the research issue of what role creatine monohydrate may play in regenerating the muscles' energy source during open water competition.
Creatine supplementation (CrS) has a well established role in increasing maximal work output during short, high-intensity exercises (Balsom et al.