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SMA

(1) See SMA connector.

(2) (Shared Memory Architecture) See shared video memory.

(3) (Software Maintenance Association) A membership organization that began in 1985 and ended in 1996. With chapters worldwide, it was dedicated to advancements in software maintenance.

(4) (Systems Management Architecture) An IBM network management repository.

(5) (Spectrum Manufacturers Association) A DBMS standard for application compatibility.
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Some of the prominent factors that positively influence the growth of the shape memory alloys market are increasing biomedical application scope, continuous growth of the aerospace & automotive industry, and growing usage of SMA in neuromuscular rehabilitation.
'We are proud to be part of the global movement to raise awareness of SMA and recognize the importance of developing new evidence-based medicines required to improve the lives of patients, families and caregivers afflicted with SMA,' said Patrick J.
He can't even hold his head up due to SMA. His parents took him for a diagnosis after they noticed that he was not moving as much as he used to.
Results from NURTURE, an ongoing, Phase 2, open-label study of 25 pre-symptomatic patients with SMA (most likely to develop SMA Type 1 or 2) who received their first dose of SPINRAZA before six weeks old, demonstrated unparalleled results in comparison to the natural history of SMA.
The Enhanced Dividend Income SMA Strategy features a concentrated domestic equity portfolio of 20 to 25 mega-cap blue chips from the S&P 100.
The primary concern was acute mesenteric ischemia, for which the patient underwent a selective SMA arteriography, which revealed a complete (100%) SMA occlusion with proximal intimal dissection and normal celiac axis (Figure 3).
SMA's commitment to employee training and education is in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr.
The film is a collaboration between Biogen Taiwan Limited and the advocacy organization Taiwan SMA Families to raise awareness.
[USA], July 17 ( ANI ): A new study suggests that children with Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) can achieve improvements in motor function after six months of treatment with the drug nusinersen, particularly when treatment began before seven months of age.
The annual Sma' Shot Day celebration, one of the world's oldest worker festivals which celebrates the town's weavers and mill workers, will take place on Saturday, July 7, and will, for the second year running, include the Weave Festival - offering an enhanced and diverse programme of cultural events and activities on the day.