asclepius asclepius

Definition(s):

  • (n) son of Apollo; a hero and the Roman god of medicine and healing; his daughters were Hygeia and Panacea

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  • A heart monitor with a check-engine light

    Years of financial and safety woes in the implantable cardioverter defibrillator market haven’t scared off this early-stage medical device startup. Asclepius Innovative Solutions (AIS Inc. for short) has retained its determination to bring some peace of mind to people with ICDs by making it easier for doctors to keep tabs on how the life-saving devices [...]
    on August 7, 2013     Source: MedCity News

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  • After his virtually unreadable book on Shakespeare's mimetic structures, Hughes answered pans of his tome with observations that "King Lear was the Llud who was Bran," and "Apollo, Asclepius and Bran were Crow Gods."
    on Jan 5, 2009 By: Ted Hughes Source: Bookslut

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