FFAS

AcronymDefinition
FFASFédération Française des Sociétés d'Assurances (French: French Federation of Insurance Companies)
FFASFootball Federation American Samoa
FFASFreedom Farm Animal Sanctuary (Tennessee)
FFASFontaine et Fils Archives Services (French craft business)
FFASFédération Française de l'Altdeutsche Schäferhunde (French: French Federation of German Shepherd Dogs)
FFASFAS Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA)
FFASFold and Function Assignment System
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(2007) investigated the transesterification of waste fryer grease containing 5/6 wt% FFA with methanol, ethanol, and mixtures of methanol/ethanol maintaining the oil to alcohol molar ratio of 1:6, and initially with KOH as a catalyst used two-step (acid and alkali catalyzed) method for biodiesel synthesis.
Conversely, metabolic disorders (e.g., imbalances in FFAs and DHEA-S) may lead to increased islet damage that contributes to IPD and T2DM development.
However, plasma free fatty acids (FFA) - which show the amount of fat used up for energy - began to rise two hours after the low GI breakfast, the researchers found.
The financial account, which is based on the FFAs, records each sector's portfolio changes from acquisitions of financial assets and liabilities.
PPAR[gamma] is also highly expressed in macrophages and is a natural ligand to FFAs and eicosanoids.
Omega-3 FAs are incorporated into cell membranes throughout the body, displacing other FFAs, such as arachidonic acid.
I congratulate the Premier, Stuart Ayres and John Sidoti for their foresight, commitment and support of FFAs Bid.
The Company defines TCE as shipping revenues less voyage expenses and charter hire expenses, adjusted for the impact of one legacy time charter and realized gains/(losses) on FFAs and bunker swaps, divided by the number of owned available days.
The drop in the physical market was mirrored in the 'paper' futures market for forward freight agreements (FFAs).
The most important factors affecting transesterication are molar ratio of oil to alcohol, concentration of catalyst and its type, reaction time, reaction temperature, mixing intensities, contents of free fatty acids (FFAs), moisture and impurities in the feedstock oils and fats [14].
They have shown that aerobic exercise is efficient in decreasing serum triacylglycerols (TAGs) and free fatty acids (FFAs), diminishing markers of lipid synthesis and liver lipid content, as well as increasing mitochondrial oxidation and liver activity of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxy kinase (PEPCK), a regulatory enzyme of gluconeogenesis (12-14).