APC


APC

APC or Apc or may refer to:

Biology

* Antigen-presenting cell in medicine/immunology
* APC (gene), a human gene that is classified as a tumor suppressor gene
* APC (protein), a human cancer-critical protein (product of APC (gene))
* Anaphase-promoting complex

Military

* Armoured personnel carrier, an armoured fighting vehicle
* Armour-piercing capped, an anti-tank shell type
* Army Proficiency Certificate, the training syllabus of the Army Cadet Force

Chemistry

* Activated protein C, a protein involved in blood coagulation
* Allophycocyanin, a protein from the light-harvesting phycobiliprotein family
* Allylpalladium chloride dimer, a chemical compound
* Anaphase-promoting complex, a complex of several proteins activated during mitosis
* Antigen-presenting cell, a cell that displays foreign antigens
* A pharmaceutical tablet containing Aspirin, Phenacetin, and Caffeine.

Computing

* "APC" (magazine), a computer magazine in Australia
* Adaptive predictive coding, an analog-to-digital conversion system
* Advanced process control, a broad term within the control theory
* Alternative PHP Cache, a PHP accelerator program
* Application Program Command, a C1 control code
* Asynchronous Procedure Call, a function in the Windows API

Organizations

* A.P.C., A french design group and clothing retailer
* Alien Property Custodian
* All People's Congress, a political party of Sierra Leone
* American Pie Council, an organization committed to preserving America's pie heritage
* American Plastics Council, a major trade association for the U.S. plastics industry
* APC by Schneider Electric, critical power and cooling services
* American Presbyterian Church, a Reformed Christian denomination in the United States
* Animal Procedures Committee, a UK public body and task force
* Anti-Poverty Committee, a direct action organization in Vancouver, Canada
* Arab Potash Company in Jordan
* Armed Proletarians for Communism, an Italian far-left terrorist group of the 1970s
* Arrangers' Publishing Company, a sheet music publishing company in the United States
* Asia Pacific College, a joint venture between IBM Philippines and the SM Foundation
* Associated Presbyterian Churches, a Scottish Christian denomination
* Association for Progressive Communications, an association for providing communication infrastructure
* aPOCALYPSE pRODUCTION cREW, an MP3 warez organization

Miscellanea

* A Perfect Circle, an alternative rock band
* Apc, Hungary, a village in the Heves county of Hungary
* Argon plasma coagulation, an endoscopic technique for controlling hemorrhage
* Attoparsec, an unusual unit of measurement
* Napa County Airport (IATA airport code), near Napa, California
* Atari Punk Console, a simple DIY noisemaker circuit
* Australian Provincial Championship, a rugby union competition in Australia
* Automatic Performance Control, a system that was used on some Saab H engines
* Average propensity to consume, the proportion of income spent

ee also

* APC-7 connector, a coaxial connector used for high frequency applications


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  • APC — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • APC — APC  латинская аббревиатура: A Perfect Circle  рок группа. Advanced Process Control  термин из теории управления. Alternative PHP Cache  библиотека PHP. American Power Conversion  производитель источников бесперебойного… …   Википедия

  • APC — APC1 [ā΄pē΄sē′] n. [a(cetylsalicylic acid), p(henacetin), and c(affeine)] aspirin, phenacetin, and caffeine, usually in a white tablet (APC tablet) used for reducing fevers, relieving headaches, etc. APC2 abbrev. armored personnel carrier …   English World dictionary

  • APC — iniciales de Antigen Presenting Cell (célula que presenta antígenos). Con este nombre se designan las células que reconocen y atacan las proteínas extrañas. Son los macrófagos, las células B y las células dendríticas Diccionario ilustrado de… …   Diccionario médico

  • APC — abbr. of air pollution control. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …   Law dictionary

  • APC —   [Abk. für Asynchronous Procedure Call, dt. »asynchroner Prozeduraufruf«], ein Funktionsaufruf (aufrufen), der unabhängig vom laufenden Programm immer dann ausgeführt wird, wenn bestimmte Freigabebedingungen erfüllt sind …   Universal-Lexikon

  • APC — sigla ES ingl. Asyncronous Procedure Call, chiamata asincrona di funzione, chiamata di funzione che si attiva separatamente dal programma in corso quando vi siano le condizioni necessarie …   Dizionario italiano

  • APC — (armored personnel carrier) armored vehicle used to transport soldiers and equipment to and from the battlefield …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Apc — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Toponyme Apc une commune hongroise (Heves). Sigle   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • APC — The Adenomatous Polyposis Coli gene, a gene involved in both sporadic and familial colorectal cancer. Mutation in the APC gene is the earliest detectable molecular abnormality in colorectal cancer and imitates the process 20 to 30 years before… …   Medical dictionary


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