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2012-12-04 15:00:32

After years of basic research, scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) are increasingly able to understand the mechanisms underlying the human Usher syndrome and are coming ever closer to finding a successful treatment approach.

2011-07-01 13:32:52

Usher syndrome is the most common form of combined congenital deaf-blindness in humans and affects 1 in 6,000 of the population.


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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.