DPPC


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DPPCDipalmitoyl Phosphatidylcholine (lung surfactant)
DPPCDisabled Persons Protection Commission (Massachusetts)
DPPCDisaster Preparedness and Prevention Commission
DPPCDeployable Print Production Center
DPPCDistributed Parallel Packet Classification
DPPCDefense Planning & Programming Category
DPPCData Protection & Privacy Commissioners (FEMA)
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Survanta (beractant) is derived from minced bovine lung extracts with DPPC added to the preparation.
DPPC, which started its journey back in 1929, has grown into a Rs 250-crore company.
Whether this is a result or a cause of osteoarthritis is uncertain; however, it is clear that limited capability of DPPC based layer formation influences the efficiency of boundary lubrication to sustain high loads resulting in increased friction and, as a consequence, wear of cartilage.
Simon Mechale, head of the DPPC, warned that the harvest is 25% down on previous years and that acute water shortages have already wiped out much of the livestock.
Alveolar type II cells cNOS activity and ATP levels are increased by lung surfactant or DPPC vesicles.
The DPPC monolayer was spread from a solution of 2 mg/mL in ethanol onto an aqueous substrate of a solution of 0.