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INS

abbr.
Immigration and Naturalization Service

INS

abbreviation for
(Journalism & Publishing) International News Service

INS

or I.N.S.,

Immigration and Naturalization Service.

ins.

1. inches.
2. inspector.
3. insulated.
4. insurance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.INS - an agency in the Department of Justice that enforces laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to the United States
Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security - the federal department that administers all matters relating to homeland security
United States Border Patrol, US Border Patrol - the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United States
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
Translations

ins

abbr of insuranceVers.
abbr of inches
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All patients were found to have the type 1 diabetes susceptibility gene known as type 1 diabetes high risk HLA class II (IDDM1), which is considered to play a role in up to 50% of type 1 diabetes cases, and the insulin gene VNTR genotype (IDDM2), believed to play a key role in susceptibility to type 2 diabetes.
Gough et al., "Susceptibility to human type 1 diabetes at IDDM2 is determined by tandem repeat variation at the insulin gene minisatellite locus," Nature Genetics, vol.
Variants in the human insulin gene that affect pre-mRNA splicing: Is -23HphI a functional single nucleotide polymorphism at IDDM2? Diabetes 2006;55:260-4.