Alpers

Al·pers

(al'pĕrz), Avoid the incorrect spellings Alper and Alper's.
Bernard J., U.S. neurologist, 1900-1981. See: Alpers disease.
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She suffered life-threatening seizures as a result of Alpers syndrome and was dealt a serious setback on Friday.
After the child began to show the same symptoms as the others, an MRI of the child's brain revealed a thalamic abnormality, and testing revealed Alpers syndrome caused by POLG gene mutations.
Damen Shipyards has inked a deal with Hamburg-based tug owner Petersen & Alpers.
These Tiepolos are the subject of "Painting Then For Now: Fragments of Tiepolo at the Ca'Dolfin," a collaboration between Svetlana Alpers, the famed senior art historian; James Hyde, a mid-career abstract painter; and Barney Kulok, a young photographer.
Whether supporting underprivileged children, a hospice program, or the theatre, the Alpers lend a hand and make a difference.
For Alpers the consequences are both positive and negative: The Spinners is "less burdened by commentary but the cost of its having been overlooked is that in looking at it we are singularly on our own" (148).
Well-known trout rancher Tim Alpers said that the DFG's fish planting cutbacks are not fair to anglers, who paid $6 million more to fish last year because of increased license fees.
Sandra Robbins, author; Joan Alpers, illustrator; Jeff Olmsted, musical
WHEN ART HISTORIANS SVETLANA ALPERS AND CAROL ARMSTRONG VISITED "MANET AT THE PRADO," A SURVEY OF THE EARLY MODERNIST'S PAINTINGS AND PRINTS WITH SPANISH INFLUENCES, THEY DECIDED THE EXHIBITION WAS NOT ONLY AMONG THE BEST OF 2004, BUT AMONG THE BEST THEY HAD EVER SEEN.
Kirk Nordstrom and Charles Alpers, both USGS research chemists.
Paul Alpers begins with Primo Levi, in Auschwitz, recalling a fragment of Dante: 'Considerate la vostra semenza: | fatti non foste a viver come bruti, | ma per seguir virtute e canonscenza' (Inferno xxvi.
No one has been more involved as a creative facilitator of this discussion than Paul Alpers, whose own articles and books, especially those on Virgil and on Spenser, as well as those of his graduate students, have been among the most stimulating.