Elucidating the role of reinfection in tuberculosis (TB) recurrence is important in the People's Republic of China because this country has the second highest incidence of TB in the world, an estimated rate in 2004 of 101 cases/100,000 persons/year (1).
What does TW stand for?
TW stands for Republic of China (Including Taiwan & Pescadores Island)
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We have 26 other meanings of TW in our Acronym Attic
- Temecula Valley Young Marines
- Tees Valley Youth Orchestra (UK)
- Thames Vale Youth Orchestra (UK)
- Television and Young People (UK)
- Teme Valley Youth Project (UK)
- Taupo Volcanic Zone (New Zealand)
- Terran Versus Zerg (Starcraft game)
- Theologische Verlag Zuerich (German: Theological Publishing Zurich; publishing house; Switzerland)
- Townes Van Zandt (musician)
- Tsafsman-Vladut-Zink Bound (information theory)
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The ball is in the People's Republic of China court.
The signing of these agreements was coupled with the opening of a UL representative office in Guangzhou, China to help manufacturers in both the United States and the People's Republic of China meet their certification and quality registration needs.
offers Voice over the Internet Protocol service in the People's Republic of China through its wholly owned subsidiary Jinan Yinquan Technology Co.
Ruwen Jou, * Pei-Chun Chuang, * Ying-Shun Wu, ([dagger]) Jing-Jou Yan, ([double dagger]) and Kwen-Tay Luh ([section]) * Center for Disease Control, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China; ([dagger]) Chest Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China; ([double dagger]) National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China; and ([section]) National Association of Tuberculosis, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China Address for correspondence: Ruwen Jou, Reference Laboratory of Mycobacteriology, Center for Research and Diagnostics, Center for Disease Control, Department of Health, 161 Kun-Yang Street, Nan-Kang, Taipei, 115, Taiwan, Republic of China; email: rwj@ cdc.
As the largest carrier in The People's Republic of China (in terms of its fleet, air network and passenger traffic), China Southern Airlines sustained a strong increases in 2006.
According to the Republic of China Ministry of Justice, the number of incarcerated drug offenders increased from 5,988 in 2003 to 9,303 in 2004; the rate of HIV-1 seropositive inmates increased from 13.
Tully, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented: "Our plans to open a second representative office in the People's Republic of China underscore our long-term commitment to this nation and its people.