APUD


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AcronymDefinition
APUDAmine Precursor Uptake and Decarboxylation (Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine)
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Because the embryologic origin of the precursor cells is not clarified, the APUD concept is not generally accepted (2).
On time and within budget construction of the Canyon Power Project, which is scheduled to be online in July 2011, should allow APUD to meet its peaking needs and capacity requirements from local generation capacity;
Tumors arising from APUD cells may contain high amounts of NSE detectable by both immunostaining of tumor cells and radioimmunological measurement of extractable enzyme [2, 3].