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APC

abbr.
armored personnel carrier

APC

n
1. (Pharmacology) acetylsalicylic acid, phenacetin, and caffeine; the mixture formerly used in headache and cold tablets
2. old-fashioned slang Austral a quick wash
[for sense 2: abbreviation for armpits and crotch]

APC

1. aspirin, phenacetin, and caffeine: a compound formerly used in headache and cold remedies.
2. armored personnel carrier.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.APC - (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantryAPC - (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry
armored vehicle, armoured vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
2.APC - a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)APC - a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Translations

APC

[ˌeɪpiːˈsiː] n abbr (=armoured personnel carrier) → VBTT m, véhicule m blindé de transport de troupes
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Attentuated Adenomatous Polyposis Coli (AAPC) is a variant of FAP caused by a mutation in the APC gene and inherited in the same way as classical FAR.
The screening test of choice is an adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene test, which should be done at age 10-12 years, following formal pretest genetic counseling and informed consent of both patient and parents.
The company is seeking marketing approval of Aptosyn(TM) (exisulind) for the treatment of familial adenomatous polyposis ("FAP"; also known as adenomatous polyposis coli, or "APC"), a rare disease that puts those afflicted at high risk of developing colon cancer.
17 NATURE that roughly 60 percent of each group of patients had a mutation in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene, known to cause an inherited predisposition to cancer-prone colorectal polyps.
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The N-terminally 6 x His-tagged fragment of the adenomatous polyposis coli protein that covers amino acids 3-312 (NP_ 000029) was expressed using the pQE30 vector (Qiagen) and Escherichia coli XL1-Blue cells.
The paradigm of heritable CRC is familial adenomatous polyposis coli (APC), in which mutations of the APC gene on chromosome arm 5q cause the development of many of the polyps found in patients under the age of 30.
Giardiello and his associates tested sulindac as primary chemoprevention in 41 people who carried the inherited germ-line mutation of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene located at chromosome 5q21 but who were phenotypically normal.