GRU


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GRU

abbreviation for
(Military) (formerly) the Soviet military intelligence service; the military counterpart of the KGB
[from Russian Glavnoye Razvedyvatelnoye Upravleniye Main Intelligence Directorate]
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GREC PURCHASE: GRU is in the process of purchasing the privately-owned biomass facility (GREC) for $750 million.
The rivalry between Spetsnaz and Agentura within the GRU is well known.
Advaxis, a biotechnology company developing the next generation of cancer immunotherapies, has signed a master clinical trial agreement with the GRU Cancer Center at Georgia Regents University, it was reported yesterday.
During the first half of 2013, pharmaceuticals were the main air cargo import product at GRU, accounting for 51 percent of the total.
GRU will benefit with a fully integrated software platform that will enable enhanced efficiencies, increased monitoring and greater control over ground handling operations.
Dmitry Gerasimov, former commander of a GRU brigade, said in an interview with RIA Novosti as the special forces mark their 63rd anniversary.
Khleif, Director of the GRU Cancer Center, said "one of the major areas of scientific emphasis of the GRU Cancer Center is to develop therapeutic approaches to cancer targeting specific molecules within the cancer cell, including chaperones.
This is a huge deal in terms of Georgia securing its military intelligence and a big blow to the GRU," Shota Utiashvili, an interior ministry spokesman, told the AFP news agency.
GRU General Manager Bob Hunzinger said the plant will improve the reliability of the utility's aging generation fleet; reduce the utility's exposure to fluctuations in coal prices and to provide long-term cost savings to customers.
GRU is a community-owned, multi-service utility in Gainesville, Florida, providing electric, natural gas, water, wastewater and telecommunications services to approximately 87,000 retail and wholesale customers in Gainesville and surrounding unincorporated areas.
In addition, Fitch has downgraded the ratings on the following GRU outstanding debt: