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Chico

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

An insulin receptor substrate‐like protein in Drosophilia that links the insulin receptor to phosphatidylinositol 3‐kinase and then protein kinase B and protein synthesis. A mutation of the...

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Chico

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 89 words.

1. Spanish and Portuguese: from chico ‘small’, ‘young’ (of uncertain origin, perhaps from Latin ciccum ‘trifle’), applied as a nickname

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Science, Chico

Christopher Dunn.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 273 words.

Chico Science, born Francisco de Assis França, founded the group Chico Science e Nação Zumbi, an innovative multiracial band from

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Chico Science

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Francisco de Assis França, 1967, Recife, Brazil, d. 2 February 1997, Olinda, Brazil. In an expanding market for contemporary popular music, Chico Science was one of South America’s...

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Science, Chico

Christopher Dunn.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 273 words.

Chico Science, born Francisco de Assis França, founded the group Chico Science e Nação Zumbi, an innovative multiracial band from Recife that mixes funky bass lines, heavy-metal guitars,...

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Carrasquel, Chico

John R. M. Wilson.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1088 words.

Carrasquel, Chico (23 January 1928–25 May 2005), baseball player, was born Alfonso Carrasquel in Caracas, Venezuela, the son of a salesman for the Caracas Beer Company. He was the second of...

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Chico and the Man

Mary C. Beltrán.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History. 554 words.

Chico and the Man is notable as the second most successful television series to date with a Latino lead character

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DeBarge Chico

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 176 words.

b. Jonathan Arthur DeBarge, 23 June 1966, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Chico DeBarge was too young to join the family

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Chico and the Man

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

Chico and the Man is notable as the second most successful television series to date with a Latino lead character (the most successful being I Love Lucy, starring Desi Arnaz). ...

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Chico DeBarge

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Jonathan Arthur DeBarge, 23 June 1966, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. Chico DeBarge was too young to join the family group DeBarge in 1978, but he was signed to a ...

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Chico

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

An insulin receptor substrate‐like protein in Drosophilia that links the insulin receptor to phosphatidylinositol 3‐kinase and then protein kinase B and protein synthesis. A mutation of the...

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