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Jun 3, 2011 ... Huntington's disease is a devastating inherited neurogenetive disorder that is fatal.
Scientists On The Hunt For Origin Of <b>Huntington's Disease</b> In The <b>...</b>
Apr 29, 2014 ... The gene mutation that causes Huntington's disease appears in every cell in the body, yet kills only two types of brain cells. Why?
Jun 24, 2014 ... Researchers believe they have learned how mutations in the gene that causes Huntington's disease kill brain cells, a finding that could open ...
May 26, 2014 ... As Huntington disease is an inherited condition that can be detected decades before any clinical symptoms are seen in humans, a better ...
<b>Huntington's Disease</b> May Lower Risk Of Cancer - Health News <b>...</b>
Apr 14, 2012 ... A Swedish study has shown that people with Huntington's disease may have protection from cancer. The study also suggests there may be a ...
Nov 27, 2013 ... Huntington's disease is caused by an unusual type of mutation in a gene that encodes the “huntingtin” protein. These mutations create long ...
Mar 31, 2014 ... Tweaking a specific cell type's ability to absorb potassium in the brain improved walking and prolonged survival in a mouse model of ...
All about <b>Huntington's disease</b> - redOrbit
"Rusty's Story" is an FBR Media documentary about one family's harrowing journey with Huntington's disease and medicine's decades-long search for a cure .
Mar 26, 2014 ... And while the genetic mutation underlying Huntington's disease has long been known, the precise cause of that degeneration has remained a ...
Promising Therapy For <b>Huntington's Disease</b> Developed - Science <b>...</b>
Nov 1, 2012 ... Image Caption: Mitochondria are labeled red and green, and the nucleus is blue, in this neuron isolated from a Huntington's disease mouse ...
Feb 20, 2014 ... In comparison with the mysteries of Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease has a seemingly simple culprit: an expansion in ...
Aug 26, 2013 ... Leicester geneticists have discovered a potential defense against Huntington's disease – a fatal neurodegenerative disorder which currently ...
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Young people from Baltimore to Richmond impacted by Huntington Disease -- a hereditary, progressively ...
Feb 5, 2014 ... “FDA's Fast Track designation of OMS824 for Huntington's disease reflects the unmet need associated with cognitive impairment in ...
Jun 29, 2012 ... Using a human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) from a patient suffering from Huntington's disease, researchers at the Buck Institute for ...
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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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It is curious how there seems to be an instinctive disgust in Man for his nearest ancestors and relations. If only Darwin could conscientiously have traced man back to the Elephant or the Lion or the Antelope, how much ridicule and prejudice would have been spared to the doctrine of Evolution.

- Havelock Ellis (1859 - 1939), British psychologist.
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