from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Physiol.) The digestion of fats.


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  • KYTHERA has an innovative pipeline, with its lead program in adipolysis ATX-101 projected to start US Phase III trials late in 2011 or early 2012.

    unknown title 2011

  • KYTHERA has an innovative pipeline, with clinical programs in adipolysis (ATX-101), facial contouring (ATX-104) and pigmentation modulation (ATX-202).

    Business Wire Travel News 2010


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