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malt,

a grain (usually barleybarley,
annual cereal plant (Hordeum vulgare and sometimes other species) of the family Poaceae (grass family), cultivated by humans probably as early as any cereal.
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) steeped in water, partially germinated, then dried and cured. It is used in brewing to convert cereal starches to sugars by means of the enzymesenzyme,
biological catalyst. The term enzyme comes from zymosis, the Greek word for fermentation, a process accomplished by yeast cells and long known to the brewing industry, which occupied the attention of many 19th-century chemists.
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 (chiefly diastase) produced during germination. Its high carbohydrate and protein content makes it a valuable nutrient.

malt

[mȯlt]
(food engineering)
A nutrient material made from grain, commonly barley, which has been soaked, allowed to germinate, and dried.

malt

1. cereal grain, such as barley, that is kiln-dried after it has germinated by soaking in water
2. short for malt whisky
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Shiraki, "Hepatic mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma associated with hepatitis C," Journal of Hepatology, vol.
Pintilie et al., "Localized mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma treated with radiation therapy has excellent clinical outcome," Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
[2] reported that there were six primary lymphomas: three extranodal marginal zone lymphomas of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) type and three diffuse large B-cell lymphomas.
A case of marginal zone B-cell lymphoma of the pulmonary mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue type.
To the Editor: Helicobacterpylori infection is a principal cause of chronic active gastritis and peptic ulcer disease as well as gastric adenocarcinoma and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma (1).
pylori-associated diseases can be diagnosed reliably only by invasive means--endoscopy with biopsies-that can identify intestinal metaplasia, mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma, peptic ulcer disease, and other problems.
Positron emission tomography with fluorine-18-2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (F18-FDG) does not visualize extranodal B-cell lymphoma of the mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT)-type.
Other histologic subtypes of PHL include high-grade tumors (e.g., lymphoblastic and Burkitt lymphoma, 17%), follicular lymphoma (4%), diffuse histiocytic lymphoma (5%), lymphoma of the mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, and T-cell/ histiocytes-rich B-cell lymphoma.
Its efficacy analysis included 63 patients with three sub-types of MZL: mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT; N=32), nodal and splenic.
The vast majority (greater than 90%) of primary gastric lymphomas (PGL) are equally divided into two major histologic subtypes: mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
MALT lymphoma, also referred to as extranodal marginal zone B-cell lymphoma, is a low-grade malignant non-Hodgkin lymphoma that develops in mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) [1].