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Fas:

see FèsFès
or Fez
, Arab. Fas, city (1994 pop. 772,028), N central Morocco. In a rich agricultural region, it is connected by rail to Casablanca, Tangier, and Algeria. The city is noted for its Muslim art and its handicraft industries.
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, Morocco.

fas

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Frankenstein Cross Assemblers. A reconfigurable assembler package, especially suited for 8-bit processors, consisting of a base assembler module and a yacc parser, for each microprocessor, to handle mnemonics and addressing. Second party parser modules available from many sites.

Base assembler and yacc parser modules by Mark Zenier. FTP: ftp.njit.edu/pub/msdos/frankasm/frankasm.zoo.

fas

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FAS. A general purpose language sponsored by the Finnish government in the 70's and 80's.
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The presence of TNF[alpha] upregulates the Fas receptor in the cells, and it brings about Fas-induced apoptosis.
The -670 polymorphism of the Fas receptor was analyzed using PCR-RFLP analysis, as previously reported [19].
Various methods to inhibit apoptosis including the cell surface Fas receptor (FAS) pathway inhibitors (also known as CD95L pathway inhibitor), caspase inhibitors, overexpression of anti-apoptotic genes and small interfering ribonucleic acid (RNA) therapy are discussed.
Having shown selective binding for misfolded Fas receptor protein expressed on a number of tumor types, the company said it will now take a number of candidate antibodies into the next phase of development in an effort to evaluate their ability to effectively kill tumors in a number of cell based assays.
You need a special arrangement of Fas receptors to trigger opening of the Fas death domain, and only then do you get activation.
in association with increased Fas receptor expression.
This Fas receptor can interact with the Fas ligand, which is present on the surface of certain T-cells.
(Rehovot, Israel) has patented proteins capable of modulating or mediating the FAS receptor ligand or TNF effect on cells carrying FAS receptor or p55 receptor by binding or interacting with MORT-1 protein, which in turn binds to the intracellular domain of the FAS receptor or to another protein TRADD which binds to the p55 receptor.
Fas receptor (CD95/APO-1) is a transmembrane protein that triggers apoptosis when stimulated with Fas ligand (FasL; CD95L).
One self-destruct button, a protein called Fas or Fas receptor, sits on the surface of most cells in the body.
In the present report, we investigated the effects of apple Pcy on Fas receptor expression and function in human colon adenocarcinoma SW480 cells and in their Fas-resistance derived metastatic SW620 cells.
The effects of [beta]-sitosterol on the extrinsic apoptotic programmed cell death pathway in human breast MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 adenocarcinoma cells were examined, along with the extent of its incorporation into cellular membranes and its effects on cell growth, expression of Fas receptor pathway proteins, and caspase-8 activity.