Allen, Edgar


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Edgar, U.S. endocrinologist, 1892-1943.
Allen-Doisy test - a test for estrogenic activity.
Allen-Doisy unit - the quantity of estrogen capable of producing in a spayed mouse a characteristic change in the vaginal epithelium. Synonym(s): mouse unit
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Additional Hall of Fame members include Fred Allen, Edgar Bergen, Tommy Dorsey, Arthur Godfrey, Dick Clark, Kay Kyser, Don McNeill, Groucho Marx, Orson Welles and many other broadcasting greats.