(= CCAAT box-binding transcription factor; TGGCA-binding proteins) Large family of vertebrate nuclear protein transcription factors, around 400-600 amino acids, that bind to the palindrome TGGCAnnnTGCCA in a range of cellular promoters. Includes nuclear factor-1NF-1.
Cancer Therapy Facility. Now called Neutron Treatment Facility (NTF). A small area in the Linac Gallery devoted to cancer treatment using neutrons produced on a beryllium target by 66 MeV protons diverted from between the fifth and sixth tanks of the linac during periods when it is not needed to fill the Booster. The facility consists basically of ... Found on http://www-bdnew.fnal.gov/operations/accgloss/gloss.html