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Biomedical Sciences Acronym and Abbreviation

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DA: diffuse astrocytoma
DA: diffuse adherence
DA: DNA aneuploid
DA: directional asymmetry
DA: distamycin A
DA: developmental anomalies
DA: delayed activation
DA: delta activity
DA: Dark Agouti
DA: disappearing after distamycin A
DA: duplex amplification
DA: Dystrophic axons
DAA: days after anthesis
DAB: days after birth
DAD: diffuse alveolar damage
DAD: deacetylase activating domain
DAEC: Diffusely adherent Escherichia coli
DAF: decay accelerating factor
DAF: DNA amplification fingerprinting
DAF: days after flowering
DAFA: DNA adduct formation assay
Dam: DNA adenine methyltransferase
dam: DNA adenine methylase
DAOM: depressor anguli oris muscle
DAP: days after pollination
DAP: dystrophin associated protein
DAPC: dystrophin associated protein complex
DAPRD: Dominant autosomal polycystic renal disease
DAPs: dystrophin associated proteins
DAS: downstream activator sequence
DASH: dynamic allele specific hybridization
DAT: direct antiglobulin tests
DAZ: dif activity zone
Db: Drosophila bifasciata
dB: deficient B
DB: defensive burying
db: dark body
DB: D brachydactyly
DBA: Dolichos biflorus agglutinin
DBA: Diamond Blackfan Anaemia
DBA: Diamond Blackfan anemia
DBCRs: Disease associated balanced chromosomal rearrangements
DBCRs: Disease associated balanced chromosome rearrangements
DBD: DNA binding domain
DBD: DNA binding domains
DBH: dopamine beta hydroxylase
DBI: diazepam binding inhibitor
DBP: demineralized bone powder
DBP: diastolic blood pressure
DBP: D binding protein
DBP: DNA binding protein
DbpA: decorin binding protein A
DBS: Donor Bovine Serum
DC: dendritic cells
DC: dendritic cell
DC: discrimination capacity
dc: damaged cells
DC: differentiate into dendritic cells
DC: Dyskeratosis congenita
dc: diffuse cutaneous
DC: damaged cell
DC: diffusion chamber
DC: derived from dendritic cells
DC: differentiate into dendritic cell
DC: defects in dorsal closure
DC: DKC1 cause dyskeratosis congenita
DC: diagnosis of dyskeratosis congenita
DC: Dorsal closure
DC: DCIR dendritic cell
DC: dicentric chromosome
DC: dilated cardiomyopathy
DC: direct current
DC: dense chromatin
DC: diffusion chambers
DC: direct cost
dCAPS: derived cleaved amplified polymorphic sequence
DCC: dystrophic cardiac calcinosis
DCC: dosage compensation complex
DCC: day care centers
Dcc: dark coat
DCC: data coordinating center
DCC: deleted colorectal carcinoma
DCC: Deleted Colon Cancer
DCCR: Danish Cytogenetic Central Register
DCD: dark cell degeneration
DCE: distal conserved element
DCFISH: double color fluorescence in situ hybridization
DCIR: dendritic cell immunoreceptor
DCIS: Ductal carcinoma in situ
DCIS: ductal carcinomas in situ
DCIS: diagnose ductal carcinoma in situ
DCL: diffuse centroblastic lymphomas
DCL: Donor cell leukemia
DCMD: dominant cystoid macular dystrophy
DCN: deep cerebellar nuclei
DCNAs: DNA copy number aberrations
DCP: Direct chromosome preparations
DCP: differential chromosome painting
DCR: Discrete Chromosome Rings
DCR: dominant control region
DCS: dense chromatin structures
dcSSc: diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis
DCT: distal convoluted tubules
DCV: Drosophila C virus
dcw: division cell wall
DD: Danon disease
DD: developmental delay
DD: DNA diploid
DD: death domain
DD: differential display
DD: dentin dysplasia
DD: Developmental Dyslexia
DD: dihydrodiol dehydrogenase
DD: Darier disease
DD: distant disease
DD: dead of disease
DD: digital deficiencies
Dd: Dictyostelium discoideum
DD: diastrophic dysplasia
DDD: digital differential display
ddd: defective dorsal discs
DDD: defined daily dose
DDEB: dominant dystrophic EB
ddF: dideoxy fingerprinting
DDF: drugs quinidine and dideoxy forskolin
dDGK: Drosophila DGK gene
DDI: doubled delayed intensification
DDL: dedifferentiated liposarcoma
DDR: DNA damage response
DDR: discoidin domain receptor
DDR: described human discoidin domain receptor
DDS: dysplastic dentin score
DDS: Denys Drash syndrome
DDT: disk diffusion test
DDT: differential display technique
DDW: double distilled water
DE: direct effect
DEB: Dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa
DEB: Developmental Endocrinology Branch
DED: death effector domain
DEDs: duplicated death effector domains
DEP: diesel exhaust particles
DER: Drosophila EGF receptor
DETC: dendritic epithelial T cell
DF: dengue fever
DF: discriminant function
DF: dysplastic foci
DF: disoproxil fumarate
DFA: direct fluorescent antibody
DFA: Detrended Fluctuation Analysis
DFA: discriminant function analysis
DFBs: dense fibrillar bodies
DFC: dense fibrillar component
DFC: diffuse fibrillar centre
DFC: developmental field complex
DFCs: dense fibrillar components
DFD: defined developmental field defects
DFD: developmental field defect
DFDs: developmental field defects
DFF: DNA fragmentation factor
dfh: Drosophila frataxin homolog
DFI: Differential fluorescence induction
DFI: DNA fragmentation index
DFLBs: divided into DNA Fingerprint Linkage Blocks
DFS: disease free survival
DFS: dominant female sterile
DFT: Discrete Fourier Transform
DG: dentate gyrus
DG: distance geometry
DG: Directorate General
DGC: density gradient centrifugation
DGCRII: determined DiGeorge critical region II
DGCs: dentate granule cells
DGGE: Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis
DGGE: denaturating gradient gel electrophoresis
DGI: disseminated gonococcal infection
DGS: Di George syndrome
DGS: Di George sequence
DGSF: Dragon Gene Start Finder
DGY: dry grain yield
DH: ductal hyperplasia
DH: doubled haploid
DH: double heterozygous
DH: diaphragmatic hernia
DH: double haploid
DH: DBL homology
DH: doubled haploids
DH: different doubled haploid
Dh: Dominant hemimelia
DH: Dermatitis herpetiformis
DHBV: duck hepatitis B virus
DHBV: DSL duck hepatitis B virus
DHBV: derived duck hepatitis B virus
Dhc: dynein heavy chain
DHCs: Dynein heavy chains
Dhh: Desert Hedgehog
DHL: diffuse histiocytic lymphoma
DHL: developed diffuse histiocytic lymphoma
DHLs: double haploid lines
DHM: differential hybridization mapping
dHMN: Distal hereditary motor neuropathy
dHMNs: Distal hereditary motor neuronopathies
DHPLC: denaturing high performance liquid chromatography
DHPLC: Denaturing high pressure liquid chromatography
DHRD: Doyne honeycomb retinal dystrophy
DHRD: dominant honeycomb retinal dystrophy
DHS: dehydrated hereditary stomatocytosis
DHS: DNaseI hypersensitive sites
DHSs: DNase I hypersensitive sites
DHSs: DNAasel hypersensitive chromatin sites
DI: DNA index
DI: diabetes insipidus
DI: DNA indexes
DI: donor insemination
DI: dead implants
DI: DNA indices
DI: discharge diagnoses index
DI: dentinogenesis imperfecta
DI: disposition index
DI: developmental instability
DI: developmental index
DI: distraction index
DI: defective interfering
DI: discriminatory index
DI: development of dentinogenesis imperfecta
DI: diagnostic index
DI: determine the DNA index
DIA: digital image analysis
DIA: digestion using digital image analysis
DIC: disseminated intravascular coagulation
DIC: differential interference contrast
DIC: disseminated intravascular coagulopathy
DIC: day disseminated intravascular coagulation
DILL: Deleterious In Late Life
DILL: Diffuse intermediate lymphocytic lymphoma
Dipr: Distal into proximal
DIPs: defective interfering particles
dIR: Drosophila insulin receptor
DISC: Disrupted in Schizophrenia
DISC: direct in situ
DISH: differentiation induction subtraction hybridization
DISH: DNA in situ hybridization
DIV: days in vitro
DJD: degenerative joint disease
DK: Diospyros kaki
DK: dog kidney
DL: diffuse lymphomas
DL: dominant lethal
DL: Dominant lethality
DL: diffuse leiomyomatosis
DL: dominant lethals
DLA: dog leukocyte antigen
DLBC: diffuse large B cell
DLBCL: diffuse large B cell lymphoma
DLBCLs: diffuse large B cell lymphomas
DLC: diffuse large cell
DLCL: diffuse large cell lymphoma
DLCL: diffuse large cell lymphomas
DLCLs: diffuse large cell lymphomas
DLDH: Dementia lacking distinctive histopathology
DLE: discoid lupus erythematosus
DLI: donor lymphocyte infusions
DLI: donor lymphocytes infusion
DLI: donor lymphocyte infusion
DLI: Donor leukocyte infusion
DLI: donor leukocyte infusions
DLI: Despite donor leucocyte infusion
DLIs: donor lymphocyte infusions
DLIs: donor leucocyte infusions
DLK: dual leucine kinase
DLL: diffuse lymphoma
DLM: dominant lethal mutations
DLM: dorsal longitudinal muscle
DLP: dose length product
DLT: donor leukocyte transfusion
DM: double minutes
DM: diabetes mellitus
DM: double minute
DM: direct method
Dm: Drosophila melanogaster
DM: Defined Medium
DM: dystrophia myotonica
DM: discover whether desmoplastic melanoma
DM: displayed typical distal myopathy
DM: distal myopathy
Dm: downy mildew
DM: dissection method
DM: D double minutes
DMC: dialysis membrane chamber
DMC: DNA membrane complexes
DMCs: dermal multipotent cells
DMCs: dialysis membrane chambers
DMD: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
DMD: differentially methylated domain
DMD: disease Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: Duchenne type muscular dystrophy
DMD: defective in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: Dystonia Musculorum Deformans
DMD: Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy
DMD: detect Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: defect causing Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: diagnosis of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: dystrophin or Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: diagnose Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: dystrophin in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: distal to Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: detection for Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: detection in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: diagnosed as Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: dystrophy muscular dystrophy
DMD: diagnosis in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DMD: dystrophy Duchenne muscular dystrophy
DME: drug metabolizing enzyme
DmEcR: Drosophila melanogaster ecdysone receptor
DMF: defective mitotic figures
DMF: dose modification factor
DMIHC: Dictyostelium myosin I heavy chain
DMIPS: Dynamic Microscopic Imaging Processing Scanner
DML: Distal motor latency
Dmm: Disproportionate micromelia
DMN: demonstrated that dysplastic melanocytic nevi
DMPH: dysgenetic male pseudohermaphroditism
DMR: DNA mismatch repair
DMR: differentially methylated region
DMR: differential methylation region
DMRs: differentially methylated regions
DMSC: dermal mesenchymal stem cells
DN: double negative
DN: dominant negative
DN: Diabetic nephropathy
DN: dysplastic nevus
DN: dysplastic nevi
dn: double null
DN: dysplastic nodule
DN: dysplastic naevi
DNC: differentiated nonkeratinizing carcinoma
DNC: dense nucleolar component
DND: delayed neuronal death
DNM: dominant negative mutant
DNM: Desmoplastic neurotropic melanoma
DNNs: dentate nucleus neurons
dNOR: double nucleolus organizer region
dnr: disordered neural retina
DNS: dysplastic nevus syndrome
DNS: de novo signal
DNS: dysplastic naevus syndrome
DNT: dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor
DNT: Differentiation of dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor
DO: duodenal obstruction
DO: dissolved oxygen
Doa: Darkener of apricot
DOA: Dominant optic atrophy
DOAs: dominant optic atrophies
DOC: diseases devoid of cancer
DODE: dominated equality
DOG: delay of germination
DOP: degenerate oligonucleotide primed
DOP: degenerate oligonucleotide primer
DOP: degenerate oliogonucleotide primed
DOP: DNAs by degenerate oligonucleotide primer
DOP: degenerate oligonucleotide primers
DOR: delta opioid receptor
DOR: diminished ovarian reserve
DORV: double outlet right ventricle
DOT: directly observed therapy
DP: Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
DP: double positive
DP: diastatic power
DP: discriminatory power
DP: discrimination power
DP: delta pattern
DP: dressing percentage
DP: drug purpura
DP: discriminating power
dp: dark pupae
DP: direct preparation
DPA: dynamic programming algorithm
dpa: days post anthesis
DPA: dual photon absorptiometry
DPC: dermal papilla cells
dpc: days post coitum
dpc: days post coitus
dpc: d post coitum
dPCC: Drosophila PRC core complex
DPDL: diffuse poorly differentiated lymphoma
DPE: downstream promoter element
DPEs: downstream promoter elements
DPGN: diffuse proliferative glomerulonephritis
DPH: days post hatching
DPLS: differential polarization light scattering
DPM: diagnosed as definitive partial moles
DPOAE: distortion product otoacoustic emission
DPP: dipeptidyl peptidase
Dpp: dipeptide permease
dpp: days post partum
dpp: days postpartum
DPP: Dentin phosphoprotein
DPPI: Dipeptidyl peptidase I
DPR: deletion prone region
DQ: Diff QuikR
DQ: Developmental quotient
dQTL: deterministic quantitative trait loci
DR: detection rate
DR: direct repeat
dr: diabetes resistant
DR: dopamine receptor
DR: direct repeats
DR: Dietary restriction
DR: defence responses
DR: dioxin receptor
DR: Detection rates
DR: Deinococcus radiodurans
DRC: DNA repair capacity
DRD: Dopa responsive dystonia
DRD: developmental reading disability
DRF: dose reduction factor
DRG: dorsal root ganglion
DRG: dorsal root ganglia
DRL: disease resistance loci
DRR: distal regulatory region
DRR: direct repeat recombination
DRR: disjunction regulator regions
DRRs: disjunction regulator regions
DRS: Direct repeat sequences
DRS: DNA repair synthesis
DRS: Duanes Retraction Syndrome
DRS: Duane retraction syndrome
DRT: dynamic regional thresholding
dRTA: distal renal tubular acidosis
DRTA: DtxR repressor titration assay
dRTA: distal renal tubular acidoses
DRW: Dry Root Weight
DS: Down syndrome
DS: development of Down syndrome
DS: DSCR1 Down syndrome
DS: dyad symmetry
ds: double stranded
DS: Dubowitz syndrome
DS: detection of Down syndrome
DS: dementia in Down syndrome
DS: developmental stability
DS: drought stress
DS: Duane syndrome
DS: demonstrated in Down Syndrome
DS: diagnosed with Down syndrome
DS: diseases including Down Syndrome
DS: duplicated sequence
DS: dextran sulfate
ds: differentially stain
DS: diagnosis of Down syndrome
DS: Downs syndrome
DS: Drash syndrome
DS: disease susceptibility
DS: distribution space
DSA: Datura stramonium agglutinin
DSAP: Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis
DSB: double strand breaks
DSB: DNA double strand break
DSB: Double strand break
DSB: DNA double strand breakage
DSB: during double strand break
DSBs: DNA double stranded breaks
DSBs: DNA double strand breaks
DSBs: detect double strand breaks
DSBs: double stand breaks
DSC: determined by differential scanning calorimetry
DSC: differential scanning calorimetry
DSCAM: Down syndrome cell adhesion molecule
DSCCL: diffuse small cleaved cell lymphoma
DSCNA: DNA sequence copy number aberrations
DSCNAs: DNA sequence copy number aberrations
DSCR: Down Syndrome Critical Region
DSCR: distal Down syndrome critical region
DSCT: Desmoplastic small cell tumor
DSD: depression spectrum disease
DSE: distal sequence element
DSE: dyad symmetry element
DSH: dyschromatosis symmetrica hereditaria
DSH: disease of dyschromatosis symmetrica hereditaria
DSL: disease susceptibility loci
DSL: disease susceptibility locus
dSMA: distal spinal muscular atrophy
DSO: double strand origin
DSP: dual specificity phosphatase
DSP: Disseminated superficial porokeratosis
DSP: diarrhetic shellfish poisoning
DSP: daily sperm production
DSPP: dentin sialo phosphoprotein
DSPs: Dual specificity phosphatases
DSPs: discordant sib pairs
DSQ: defence style questionnaire
DSR: differentially staining region
DSR: diffuse subcentromeric region
DSRBCT: desmoplastic small round blue cell tumor
DSRCT: desmoplastic small round cell tumors
DSRCT: desmoplastic small round cell tumor
DSRCT: desmoplastic small round cell tumour
DSRCTs: Desmoplastic small round cell tumors
DSS: disuccinimidyl suberate
DSS: decision support system
DSS: dextran sodium sulfate
DSS: dextran sulfate sodium
DSV: DNA sequence variations
DSV: Digitaria streak virus
DT: diphtheria toxin
DT: developmental time
DT: dermatoglyphic traits
DT: diffusion tensor
DT: definitive type
DT: doubling time
DT: digestive tract
DT: DOPAchrome tautomerase
DTC: differentiated thyroid cancer
DTC: Differentiated thyroid carcinoma
DTC: distal tip cell
DTCs: distal tip cells
DTH: Drosophila tyrosine hydroxylase
DTH: delayed type hypersensitivity
DTI: drought tolerance index
DTK: designated developmental tyrosine kinase
dTKR: Drosophila tyrosine kinase related
DTPA: diethylene triamine pentaacetic acid
DTS: diphtheria toxin sensitivity
DU: depleted uranium
DUAV: Doppler umbilical artery velocimetry
DUE: DNA unwinding element
DUF: DNA unwinding factor
DUI: doubly uniparental inheritance
DUS: DNA uptake sequence
DV: ductus venosus
DV: digestive vacuole
Dv: Desulfovibrio vulgaris
dv: disturbed venation
DVQ: driving vengeance questionnaire
DVR: duplication of direct variable repeat
DVT: deep venous thrombosis
DVT: development of deep vein thrombosis
DVT: develop deep venous thrombosis
DW: DNA Workbench
DYD: daughter yield deviations
DZ: definitive zone

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