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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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Rebecca Lovell talks to LUKE BEARDSWORTH about touring and being a descendant of Edgar Allen Poe
Worcester, hosts a spooky and thoughtful afternoon with Paul Macek, author of "Illustrated History of Edgar Allen Poe.
This is his second opera, with his own libretto very loosely based on Edgar Allen Poe's Fall of the House of Usher.
Follow it OUR Twitter feed has come over all literary this week catching up with the great gothic writer and poet that is Edgar Allen Poe, who despite having been dead since 1849 still somehow manages to wax lyrical on life from beyond the grave.
The group's passion extends beyond the fly rail—a nonprofit company themselves, the members also worked to keep Edgar Allen Poe's house open to the public by donating proceeds from their 2011 production of The Delirium of Edgar Allen Poe.
Knowledge of the work of Edgar Allen Poe is useful, if not essential.
Busch's Howl-0-Scream has all the fun of their super fast and scary coasters - bad enough in sunlight - by dark, but has some great haunted house experiences, including a scary maze, with scary zones based on vampires, Edgar Allen Poe, death row prisoners and creepy toys.
Here we have The Tragedy of Salome, a real spectacular, a setting of Psalm 47 with soloist and chorus and Le Palasi Hante inspired by Edgar Allen Poe.
Shakespeare, Edgar Allen Poe and many others are among my favourites,o she added.
Someone at the brewery may have been reading too much Edgar Allen Poe, but regardless, Fade to Black will be sold in 6 packs and kegs, and distributed throughout Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Kansas, Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan (western only), Wisconsin, Minnesota, Missouri, Illinois, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, New York, Alaska, Washington, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee (Nashville only), Georgia, North Carolina, and select European countries.
Habitat affiliate for five years and the Edgar Allen Poe Museum in Richmond, Va.
The Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Allen Poe Awards for adults are listed on page 13.