PFA

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AcronymDefinition
PFAProtection From Abuse
PFAParaformaldehyde
PFAPerfluoroalkoxy
PFAProfessional Footballers Association
PFAPacific Film Archive
PFAPeople for Animals (animal protection)
PFAParent-Faculty Association
PFAPredictive Failure Analysis
PFAPopular Flying Association
PFAPlatelet Function Analyzer (aka Platelet Function Assay)
PFAPulverised Fuel Ash (cement additive)
PFAPsychological First Aid
PFAPolyurethane Foam Association
PFAPrevention of Food Adulteration Act (India)
PFAPublic Fishing Area
PFAPolicía Federal Argentina
PFAPrinter Font ASCII
PFAPublic Finance Authority
PFAPublic Facilities Authority
PFAProbability of False Alarm
PFAPlatelet Function Assay (aka Platelet Function Analyzer)
PFAPlease Find Attached (email attachments)
PFAPension Fund Administrator (Nigeria)
PFAPriority Funding Area
PFAPublic Financing Authority
PFAPierre Fauchard Academy (dental organization)
PFAProduction Flow Analysis (computer integrated manufacturing)
PFAParameter Field Address
PFAPacket Flow Acceleration (Peribit)
PFAPennsylvania Forestry Association
PFAPrime Factor Algorithm
PFAPhysical Failure Analysis
PFAPolish Falcons of America
PFAPersonal Fitness Assessment
PFAProcess Flow Analysis
PFAProfessional Financial Advisor
PFAPhiladelphia Funk Authority (Lehigh Valley, PA band)
PFAPalm Fatty Acid
PFAPress Foundation of Asia
PFAProfunda Femoris Artery
PFAPlucked from Air
PFAPolar Format Algorithm
PFAPedestrian Friendly Alameda (Alameda, CA)
PFAPaid For Action (advertising)
PFAPistillate Flower Abscission (walnut genotypes)
PFAPlanet's Funniest Animals (TV show)
PFAPost Flight Analysis
PFAPersonal Financial Analyst
PFAPoint of Force Application
PFAPhysical Fitness Assesment
PFAPerson from Abroad
PFAPulled from Air
PFAPhase Failure Relay
PFAParticipating Field Activity
PFAPrivate Facility Access (Hekimian)
PFAProvider Financial Assurance Audit (UK)
PFAPet Flat Animals
PFAPlain Film Abdomen
PFAPlanned Facility Account
PFAPer-Flow Accounting
PFAPremium Fund Account (insurance)
PFAPercentage for Art (various organizations)
PFAPoly Film Adhesive
PFAPink Fused Alumina (metal)
PFAPublic First Aid
PFAPrimary Feed Antenna
PFAPlease Find Attachment (email abbreviation)
PFAProgressive Fast Analysis (Exxon Mobil Corp.)
PFAPresbyterian Fellowship of Australia (religious group)
PFAPretty Freaking Awesome (Internet slang)
PFAPlanned Future Action
PFAPresidential Families of America (est. 1995)
PFAProsperity for All (various locations)
PFAPremier Finance Australia (Australia)
PFAPedorthic Footwear Assosciation (est. 1958; Washington, DC)
PFAProtected Forest Area (various locations)
PFAPHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) for Android (mobile telecommunications)
PFAProject Finance Advisory
PFAPerfection Fresh Australia (est. 1978)
PFAPolice/Fire/Ambulance (various locations)
PFAPerforming and Fine Arts (various locations)
References in periodicals archive ?
The disadvantage of paraformaldehyde is that patients suffer bouts of pain during application.
Efficacy was measured on a log scale and 6-log spore reduction in spores was observed after one hour at 55[degrees]C and after 12 hours at room temperature, making MeI a viable alternative to current fumigation techniques such as chlorine dioxide, vaporous hydrogen peroxide, paraformaldehyde, and MeBr.
The CAMs and their newly formed vascular networks were fixed in 10% paraformaldehyde solution and later embedded in paraffin.
After about 10 minutes, paraformaldehyde was loaded, and then part of the sodium hydroxide and some more water to make the solid content in the system around 50 percent were loaded.
Bis(3-phenyl-3,4-dihydro-2H-1,3-benzoxazinyl)isopropane (BA-a) or Bisphenol-a as a standard benzoxazine monomer, paraformaldehyde (99%), Tetrahydrofuran (THF), aniline (99%) and 3aminopropyltrimethoxysilane (98%) were supplied from Sigma Aldrich Co.
In this stage, 4-t-butyl-2-(N-piperdinomethyl)cyclohexanone was produced from 4- t-butyl-cyclohexanone, piperidine and paraformaldehyde according to reference one.
Generally, cells are fixed with paraformaldehyde, which stabilizes the membrane and increases its permeability, and the cells are further permeabilized with another agent (11).
For this purpose, hydroxyl-containing benzoxazine monomer was first prepared by conventional ring-forming reaction of phenol with paraformaldehyde in the presence of 6-amino-l-hexanol.
We removed the brains and postfixed them in 4 percent paraformaldehyde for 24 h, followed by incubation in cryoprotectant.
Medium was removed and cells were washed with phosphate buffered saline (PBS) and then fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde in PBS for 15 minutes.
The resin reacts with methylene donors such as formaldehyde, paraformaldehyde, hexamethylene-tetramine, hexamethoxymethylmelamine and 2-nitro-2-methyl-l-propanol to become a thermoset.