Moschus

(redirected from Moschos)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Moschus - musk deerMoschus - musk deer        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cervidae, family Cervidae - deer: reindeer; moose or elks; muntjacs; roe deer
Moschus moschiferus, musk deer - small heavy-limbed upland deer of central Asia; male secretes valued musk
References in periodicals archive ?
Dr Dimitrios Moschos is associate professor in the Faculty of Theology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
But a research team led by Dr Sterghios Moschos developed a new test which can be carried out on an amount of blood that is 700 times smaller than previously needed and takes less than 70 minutes to complete.
Fatty tissue is an important source for the leptin hormone, and the increase or decrease in its secretion has an important influence on the neuro-endocrine system that regulates reproductive function (Caprio et al., 2001; Moschos et al., 2002), the onset of puberty (Caprio et al.; Moschos et al), and the regulation of the energy balance in the individual (Trayhurn & Bing, 2006).
(26.) Taliantzis S, Papaconstantinou D, Koutsandrea C, Moschos M, Apostopoulos M, Georgopolos G Comparative studies of RNFL thickness measured by OCT with global index of visual fields in patients with ocular hypertension and early open angle glaucoma.
(4.) Sakellariou GT, Moschos J, Berberidis C, Mpoumponaris A, Kadis S, Molyvas E, et al.
Thus, leptin, which also plays a role in the adaptation of animals to malnutrition, increases energy expenditure and reduces appetite (Mantzoros and Moschos, 1998; Garcia et al., 2004).
Patients with Ebola-like symptoms can now be identified and treated much sooner after research carried out by Dr Sterghios Moschos at Northumbria university.
Now Dr Moschos and his research team have developed a new pointof-care diagnostic platform - Ebola-Check - which can be deployed to the scene of an outbreak.
(1997), <<Conflicto arriano y compromiso politico en el episcopado latino del Bajo Imperio>> en Moschos Morfakidis--Minerva Alganza Roldan (eds.), La religion en el mundo griego.
(15.) Manesis EK, Moschos M, Brouzas D, Kotsiras J, Petrou C, Theodosiadis G, Hadziyannis S.