ashkenazi ashkenazi  /ˌæʃ kə ˈnɑ zi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Jew of eastern European or German descent

News

  • Myriad Genetics Stock Plunges After Supreme Court Loss

    The stock of Myriad Genetics plunged after the Supreme Court rejected its effort to patent a human gene mutation that is linked to cancer and is common among Ashkenazi Jews. Click here for the rest of the article...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Forward

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