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get the gist

To understand the central, essential, or general matter of something, such as an argument, speech, concept, process, etc., without being proficient in the more specific details. A: "Did you understand what she was saying?" B: "My Japanese isn't great anymore, but I think I got the gist of it." Bob: "Are you sure you understand what's involved?" Steve: "Yeah, yeah, I get the gist."
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Size and mitotic activity are the most frequently reported factors used to estimate the risk of malignant behavior of GIST and are confirmed by the National Cancer Institute consensus classification.
Blueprint Medicines is initially developing BLU-285, an investigational medicine, for the treatment of patients with advanced GIST and advanced systemic mastocytosis.
According to the US National Institutes of Health, 44% of GIST are high risk, 23.
Most of the patients with a ruptured GIST presented for urgent care and all patients underwent emergency laparotomy.
Kindblom and associates5 reported in 1998, the actual cell of origin of GISTs is a pluripotential mesenchymal stem cell programmed to differentiate into the interstitial cell of Cajal.
The final histopathological diagnosis was given as high-grade/malignant GIST of jejunum with peritoneal metastasis.
Members of the team from both Gist and Starbucks attended the awards evening at the Hilton Park Lane in London.
Gist have more than 5000 staff at 40-plus sites in the UK and continental Europe.
Brunner's gland hamartomas of the duodenum mimic the radiological and endoscopic features of GIST.
According to literature data, this is one of a few described cases with fever and abscess in the tumor of the liver as the first manifestations of the GIST of intestine.
Launched in 2011, GIST is a partnership led by the U.
However, GIST will provide technical expertise to setup required equipment "SmartX Rack" and necessary training materials to the university engineers and researchers, whereas PERN will provide space at the Higher Education National Data Centre for installation of equipment at the core of its network.
PERN and GIST have agreed that selected universities in Pakistan doing research in the field of "Software Defined Networks" will collaborate with GIST.
The 2013 Tech-I Competition provides a significant opportunity for local science and technology entrepreneurs to compete for mentorship, training, and awards and to connect to the GIST network.
16 May 2013 - US software marketing solutions developer TrueFit said today that it had taken over local user experience design firm Gist Design, without saying how much it had paid for it.