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  • n. A gastrointestinal oligopeptide that stimulates gastric and exocrine pancreatic secretion

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  • In their study, the team used a new type of genomics technology called exome sequencing to find the mutation in the valosin-containing protein VCP gene, which has been described as a molecular "chaperone" aiding various cellular activities such as protein breakdown.

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