luminal luminal  /ˈlu mə nəl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative

Usage(s):

  1. Clapped into solitary for stealing luminal from the prison dispensary, Grandstaff could compose without disturbance.
  2. This month, Minneapolis' Walker Art Center has installed its first permanent luminal-art gallery for light sculptures.

News

  1. Molecule drives aggressive breast cancer

    Recent studies have shown a gene known to coordinate initial development of the eye (EYA1) is a powerful breast tumor promoter in mice. The gene EYA1 was also shown to be overexpressed in a genetic breast cancer subtype called luminal B.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Researchers Discover Molecule That Drives Aggressive Breast Cancer

    Recent studies by researchers at Thomas Jefferson University's Kimmel Cancer Center have shown a gene known to coordinate initial development of the eye (EYA1) is a powerful breast tumor promoter in mice. The gene EYA1 was also shown to be overexpressed in a genetic breast cancer subtype called luminal B.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Newswise

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