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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.
Enjoy spine-tingling stories for adults as Lewis performs classic Halloween pieces by Edgar Allen Poe, Alfred Noyes and others.
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.
The Domain of Arnheim (1847) by Edgar Allen Poe (BookSurge, 5.
Each book has a unique artistic style, but the series still offers a cohesive collection featuring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, and a compilation of short stories by famed horror writers in Chilling Tales of Horror by Pedro Rodriguez.
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.
Julie Smith -- author of twenty adult mysteries, including New Orleans Mourning, which won the Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best Novel -- delves into both the young adult and paranormal fiction worlds for the first time with Cursebusters
Meanwhile, Francis received accolades from all quarters, including The Edgar Allen Poe Award in 1970 and 1980 and Cartier Diamond Dagger Award 1989, all for best crime novel of the year, as well as the OBE.