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alf

(ælf)
n
derogatory Austral an uncultivated Australian
[from shortening of the name Alfred]

ALF

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Animal Liberation Front
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The machine table top of the ALF 5000 is designed to provide a better sealing from the sterile area, and improved accessibility for easy cleaning.
ALF Foundation remains steadfast in pursuing and achieving our aspiration of being a leading global humanitarian organisation," said Abdullatif al-Yafei, general manager of ALF Foundation.
most ALF residents do suffer from physical or mental limitations: for
ALF care may have increased about 24 percent between 2008 and 2014.
To expand understanding of the quality of life and function of adult ALF survivors, a team led by Dr.
Of the 54 patients with APAP-ALF, 8 had undergone roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and one had a duodenal switch procedure, at a mean of nearly 6 years before diagnosis of ALF.
Holt noted that the study was limited by its single-center design, inability to test proposed mechanisms for the increased risk seen in patients who had undergone bariatric surgery (such as changes in glutathione levels), and the inability to perform a logistic regression analysis, as none of the patients with non-APAP ALF had undergone surgery.
Detailed case reports were collected from 1,198 subjects with ALF enrolled at 23 sites participating in the National Institutes of Health-funded Acute Liver Failure Study Group, led by Principal Investigator, William M.
To further evaluate indeterminate ALF, the authors conducted a larger study using a newer assay--high-performance liquid chromatography with electrochemical detection (HPLC-EC)--that is more efficient and more sensitive, Dr.
ALF is a pressure filter with an automatic flushing arrangement.
Then they assessed the efficacy of ALF against bacteria associated with spoilage and isolates from soaker pads.