Alû

ALU, alu or Alu may refer to:

  • Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana
  • Assisted Living Unit, care residency that usually includes the regular provision of a range of personal services
  • Alcatel-Lucent, a company traded on the NYSE
  • Arithmetic logic unit, a digital circuit that performs arithmetic and logical operations
  • Army Logistics University, a subordinate school of the US Army Combined Arms Support Command at Fort Lee, Virginia, USA
  • Alû, the Mesopotamian demon of night
  • Alu (musician), Los Angeles based musician
  • Alu (runic), in Germanic paganism
  • Alu sequence, a common short repeated stretch of DNA originally characterized by the action of the Alu restriction endonuclease
  • ALU (American Laborers United), Free Online Information Resource Center and Referral Network, offering Union Discounts
Places
  • Alu, Ardabil, Iran
  • Alu, Estonia, small borough in Rapla Parish, Rapla County, Estonia
  • Alu, Pärnu County, village in Tõstamaa Parish, Pärnu County, Estonia
Science
  • Alu element, a short stretch of DNA occurring in primate genomes
  • Andrea Alù a scientist
Volcanoes
  • Alu (Ethiopia)
  • Alu, Sulu, Philippines

Other related articles:

Signal Recognition Particle RNA
... The common SINE family Alu probably originated from a 7SL RNA gene after deletion of a central sequence ... The eukaryotic SRP consists of a 300-nucleotide 7S RNA and six proteins SRPs 72, 68, 54, 19, 14, and 9 ...
Setre Comb
... The Setre Comb, listed as N KJ40 in the Rundata catalog, was discovered in an ancient refuse heap in 1932 in Setre, which is near Brevik, Norway, and is currently in the collection of the Bergen Museum ... The comb is made of bone and its inscription features a mixture of Elder Futhark and Younger Futhark characters ...
Shaday
... In fact, the hit-single Im Nin' Alu was preceded by a 12" remix of "Galbi" named Special Mix (Long Version and Short Version) released by the record label Globe Style ... It was an underground club hit in both Israel, Europe and the United States in 1985 and 1986 ...