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hairpin

1. The wedge used to tighten some types of form ties.
2. A hairpin-shaped anchor set in place while concrete is plastic.
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The European patents are a key part of CSIRO's extensive RNAi portfolio of 78 granted patents worldwide, stemming from the pioneering work of CSIRO scientists led by Dr Peter Waterhouse who first developed and tested hairpin RNA in 1997.
In this study, 5' tails were added to previously designed primer pairs (8), with the variation kept near the middle and adjusting the tail length to obtain the desired hairpin [T.
Hamilton regained the advantage after the firstround of pit-stops and, when Perez tried to go around the outside at the hairpin, the Sauber spun off into the gravel and out of the race.
Hamilton regained the advantage after the first-round of pit stops and, when Perez tried to go around the outside at the hairpin, his car spun off into the gravel and out of the race.
CANBERRA, Australia, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Australia's leading science agency, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), has been granted foundational patents in the US and Europe for short hairpin RNAi (shRNA) gene silencing technology.
The problem is that it 'cuts the corners' of the hairpin bends inside the intestine and gets stuck.
Keen to avoid any chance of being taken out for the second race in succession, the Oman Air Racing Team driver adopted a sensible approach through Deene Hairpin and remained in second for the first couple of laps although the slightest of moments on lap three enabled Derek Pierce to sneak by.
In order to bind to that cancer mutation, the RNA hairpin must open -- changing the molecule from one form into another -- which, in turn, exposes a sequence that can spontaneously bind to the second type of RNA hairpin.
The objective of this research is to support planners whilst designing mountain roads by means of the analysis of operating speed and acceleration/deceleration rates at hairpin curves.
I got him back again at the second hairpin and then he and Ross started battling amongst themselves.
The tight street circuit, consisting of several narrow stretches and hairpin bends, could make passing the backmarkers trickier than it has been so far this season.
Fairmont Hotels The Monaco Grand PrixOs hairpin turn at Fairmont Monte Carlo has actually been renamed The Fairmont Hairpin, and to celebrate the hotel is offering a special deal to Famous Agents.