Fas


Fas

Fas can mean the following:

* Fas receptor, an important cell surface receptor protein of the TNF receptor family known also as CD95, that induces apoptosis on binding Fas ligand.
* Fes, Morocco, the third largest city in Morocco, as an alternate spelling

FAS can stand for:
* Faculty of Architects and Surveyors now renamed the Architecture and Surveying Institute (United Kingdom).
* Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University
* Fatty acid synthase
* Federal Aid Highway System, roads built in the United States with funds provided by the federal government
* Federally assisted secondary road, roads built in the United States with funds provided by the federal government
* Federation of American Scientists, a non-profit organization formed in 1945 by scientists from the Manhattan Project
* Federation of Astronomical Societies, an international union of astronomical societies formed in 1974
* Femmes Africa Solidarité
* Ferrous Ammonium Sulfate (Mohr's Salt), a light green crystalline solid with the formula Fe(SO4)2(NH4)2.6H2O (CAS number: 10045-89-3)
* Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, permanent and often devastating birth-defect syndromes caused by maternal overconsumption of alcohol during pregnancy
* Final Assembly (of manufactured products)
* Financial Accounting Standard, a standard determined by the Financial Accounting Standards Board
* Firsts and Seconds, a grade of hardwood lumber defined by the National Hardwood Lumber Association in the United States.
* Football Association of Singapore
* "Foras Áiseanna Saothair", a state agency in the Republic of Ireland, with responsibility for assisting those seeking employment.
* Foreign Accent Syndrome, a rare medical condition whereby a person will switch to a different accent when speaking their own language, usually as a result of brain damage.
* Foreign Agricultural Service, the part of the United States Department of Agriculture that has primary responsibility for overseas programs
* Formability Analysis Software
* Free African Society, an 18th-century African-American community.
* Free Alongside Ship, an Incoterm
* Fuerzas Armadas de España, the Spanish Armed Forces
* Club Deportivo FAS, a Salvadoran football club

See also

* Fass


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  • Fas — (APO 1, CD95) [1] est une protéine transmembranaire appartenant à la famille du récepteur du TNF, pouvant médier la mort par apoptose de cellules transformées mais aussi de lymphocytes T humaines activées. Le signal de mort cellulaire peut être… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • FAS 97 — FAS 97, offiziell Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 97, bezeichnet einen vom Financial Accounting Standards Board erlassenen Bilanzierungsstandard, der sich mit der Bilanzierung von Versicherungsverträgen beschäftigt. Dieser US GAAP …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • FAS 60 — FAS 60, offiziell Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 60, bezeichnet einen vom Financial Accounting Standards Board erlassenen Bilanzierungsstandard, der sich mit der Bilanzierung von Versicherungsverträgen beschäftigt. Dieser US GAAP …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • FAS — illus dignum nota, et observatione, priscos Romanos Iustitiam Fas appellitasse. Auson. Technopaegnion Edyll. XII. de Deis. Sunt et caelicolum monosyllaba, prima Deûm Fas Quae Themis est Graiis. Prima deûm, inquit, i. e. antiquissima, a qua… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • FAS — abbrfree alongside (ship) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. fas the abbreviation for free alongside …   Law dictionary

  • fas — ● fas adjectif (abréviation des mots anglais free alongside ship, franco le long du navire) Vente fas, vente maritime dans laquelle le prix convenu comprend tous les frais que supporte la marchandise jusqu au moment où le vendeur la livre le long …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • FAS — Области действия терминов Инкотермс. FAS или Франко вдоль борта судна (англ. Free Alongside Ship, свободно вдоль борта судна) международный торговый термин (Инкотермс 2000). Означает, что продавец несёт расходы по доставке в порт отправ …   Википедия

  • FAS — FAS,   Abkürzung für englisch free alongside ship [friː ə lɔȖsaīd ʃɪp], eine der Incoterms (Handelsklauseln). * * * Fas, das; [lat. fas, eigtl. = Äußerung, Ausspruch, zu: fari, ↑Fatum]: in der römischen Antike das von den Göttern Erlaubte …   Universal-Lexikon

  • fâs — interj. Cuvânt care imită zgomotul şuierător produs de un gaz care iese cu presiune printr un orificiu strâmt. – Onomatopee. Trimis de LauraGellner, 08.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  fâs interj. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român