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MLS

abbr.
1. Major League Soccer
2. Master of Library Science
3. Multiple Listing Service

M.L.S.

Master of Library Science.
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Noun1.MLS - a master's degree in library scienceMLS - a master's degree in library science
master's degree - an academic degree higher than a bachelor's degree but lower than a doctor's degree
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If Henry also suffered from McLeod syndrome, a genetic disorder specific to the Kell blood group, it would explain why he turned from a strong, athletic, generous individual in his first 40 years to the monstrous paranoiac he would become, virtually immobilized by massive weight gain and leg ailments.
In The Historical Journal, the pair claimed being Kell positive could have led to McLeod syndrome, which harms mental health.
Several known genes are in the X-chromosome region between the DMD and OTC genes, including: (a) CYBB [cytochrome b-245, beta polypeptide (chronic granulomatous disease)], which encodes the cytochrome b (3 chain involved in superoxide production and mutations of which cause chronic granulomatous disease; (b) XK [X-linked Kx blood group (McLeod syndrome)], which is the X-linked Kx blood group of the kell precursor and mutations of which have been associated with McLeod syndrome, an X-linked, recessive disorder characterized by abnormalities in the neuromuscular and hematopoietic systems; and (c) RPGR (retinitis pigmentosa GTPase regulator), the X-linked retinitis pigmentosa GTPase regulator isoform B.