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Bat·ten

(bat'ĕn),
Frederick E., British ophthalmologist, 1865-1918. See: Batten-Mayou disease, Batten disease.
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By delivering a working version of a gene to produce a key enzyme that is lacking in Batten disease, the scientists delayed symptoms and extended lifespan in dogs with a comparable disease.
Batten, who has been married for 37 years and has two children from a previous relationship, denied three counts of indecent assault and one of indecency with a child.
The world's leading Batten disease nonprofit organizations are uniting to pool funds and expertise to evaluate grant proposals based on a state-of-the-art scientific merit review process that reflects the highest standards associated with the U.
Battens manufactured by companies like RBS and Bluestreak battens use a unique process to produce a stiff, tapered solid glass batten that works well in serious cruising sails.
Batten, who was born in upstate New York and now lives in Portland, Oregon, started playing the guitar when she was eight.
Batten, retelling the story of her selection, said that she would dye her hair purple (or any other colour, for that matter) to be in the band.
Writing about their study in the journal Disease Models and Mechanisms (DMM), the researchers revealed that they created a variety of mutations based on CLN3 defects identified in Batten disease patients, and studied their effects in a fission yeast protein highly similar to the gene.
And this week, we're fixing that panelling to the battens you've attached to the wall.
5 Attach a 25 x 25mm timber batten to the top of the back of the skirting to provide a fixing for the top board.
Having also worked with Chris Ireland and Richard Batten in London for some 10 years, I have every confidence in their joint ability to take the company forward and I'm sure we will continue to receive the same level of support.
Batten disease is a rare, fatal genetic disorder that affects the central nervous system of children.
The Man Who Ran Faster Than Everyone: The Story Of Tom Longboat By Jack Batten Tundra Books 112 pages (sc) $16.