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Ligan

Goods cast into the sea tied to a buoy, so that they may be found again by the owners. When goods are cast into the sea in storms or shipwrecks and remain there, without coming to land, they are distinguished by the names of jetsam, flotsam, and ligan.

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The ThunderStorm System provides customers like LIGAN and CEINGE with a production-ready platform for clinical research and a validation solution for their next-generation sequencing workflows.
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An understandable move for someone with a military career in mind, but Ligan didn't want a military career.
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To complement these products, LIGAN Technologies offers its existing and potential customers annual maintenance contracts, training programs and consulting services.
The goal will be to identify components that are responsible for the metabolic effects, and possibly to isolate novel PPAR ligans that could be tested in vivo, he said.
The ligans and other chemical moieties present in it have demonstrated antitumour activity while podophyllotoxin and several other related compounds have manifested antimitotic activity and capability of inhibiting DNA, RNA and protein synthesis (Singh and Shah, 1994).
3 LIGANS: Flax seed is rich in ligans which are claimed to deactivate potent oestrogens.

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