Sachs


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Sachs: Goldman Sachs

Sachs

(saks),
Bernard, U.S. neurologist, 1858-1944. See: Tay-Sachs disease.

Sachs

(saks),
Hans, German bacteriologist, 1877-1945. See: Sachs-Georgi test.

Sachs

(saks),
Maurice D., 20th-century U.S. radiologist. See: Hill-Sachs lesion.
References in periodicals archive ?
In short, Sachs is a supporter of free markets, which he sees as a necessary tool to eradicate the misery of poverty.
Sachs urges his fellow economists to undertake "clinical economics" to alleviate poverty, diagnosing social ills and prescribing the medicines that address the particular symptoms of a particular economy (and society).
Sachs devotes a whole chapter to exploding myths, mostly about Africa, because prejudices against that continent presently run so high.
Sachs, 22, graduated from Ithaca College in upstate New York on Sunday, drove home to Auburn that night and reported to work with the Tornadoes Monday morning.
Sachs wanted to measure the kinetics of these channels -- how fast they would open or close.
Sensitivity to membrane tension is not characteristic of all ion channels, Sachs says.