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Had the court decided the Merchants National case the other way and determined that the direct activities of holding company banks are subject to the nonbanking restrictions of the Bank Holding Company Act, the activities of these banks would be limited to those that the Board has determined by regulation or order to be closely related to banking.
This extinct sister group, they say, was more closely related to lemurs and lorises.
However, all but one of the inferred genome sizes for extinct birds and theropods--the group of dinosaurs most closely related to birds--had between 970 million and 2.
HA and NA genes of this virus were closely related to those of H5N1 avian influenza viruses that caused outbreaks in birds in Asian countries from 2003 to 2005 and in Japan in 2003 and 2004.
Hebert claims that the technique can distinguish among species, even closely related ones, with about 97 percent accuracy.
Both 2003 and 2004 isolates were closely related to the CA24v isolates (97.
However, they were descendants of pelicans and not closely related to the ancestors of penguins.
We describe the finding of a virulent closely related clone of MRSA and its prevalence in Taiwan.
In fact, competition within colonies left closely related groups with equal numbers of seeretors and cheaters rather than a preponderance of seeretors, a finding at odds with the traditional notion that kinship always generates lots of cooperation.
The nucleotide sequence of Gedaref was found to be closely related to those of Senegal and Pokoase strains from western Africa and to South Africa Canine and Kumm1 strains from southern Africa (similarity = 90.
rotundus dimensions with those of vertebrae from a closely related, extinct European species, Fierstine estimates that the largest of the South Carolina specimens was at least 5.
Non-profit Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation promotes world peace and understanding by proving scientifically how closely related each human being is to every other