PIWI


Also found in: Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
PIWIParents Interacting with Infants (child development project)
PIWIPartial Internal Watershed Infarction
References in periodicals archive ?
A piRNA joins with the Piwi protein, and together they travel to a particular location on the DNA, which is spooled around histone proteins.
His reputation is based on only three films: a short, Piwi, his debut feature, Un Zoo la nuit, winner of 13 Genies in 1988 (the most ever by any film in the history of the awards), and the surreal Leolo, which screened in competition at Cannes in 1992 and was nominated for an Oscar.
miRNAs and other members of this class, namely small nucleolar RNAs, small nuclear RNAs, small interfering RNAs, and PIWI (P-element induced wimpy testis in Drosophila)-interacting RNAs, have important regulatory functions in physiological and pathological processes (1).
Ond sut effaith fydd Bwdistiaeth Zen yn ei gael ar y blaenwr piwis tybed?
Creadur digon piwis, ac anniolchgar oedd o, yn ol tystiolaeth llawer un, ac felly mae'n anodd deall pam fod pobl mor barod i'w helpu.
Ond mi gefais i fy siomi a fy nychryn braidd ambell waith, wrth sylweddoli ei fod o'n medru bod yn ddyn digon piwis ar brydiau.
Original Diagnostic Equipments: GM TECH2 PRO KITS/ Mercedes Benz C3 Star/ BMW GT1/ BMW OPS/OPPS/ RENAULT CAN CLIP TESTER/ LEXIA3 TESTER/ Ford VCM IDS/ Volvo Vida Dice/ VAS5054A/ TOYOTA DENSO TESTER2/ HONDA HDS/ PORSCHE PIWIS 3.
Ond barn llawer ohonom o glywed yr ensyniadau hyn oedd mai hen feirdd piwis oedd yn achwyn oherwydd na fedrent ddioddef gweld merch yn ennill gwobrau mawr "yn eu maes nhw".
Ac mi fyddwch chi'n llawer llai piwis nag arfer am fod eich pwysedd gwaed gymaint yn is nag oedd o.