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elan Definitions

noun

ardor or zeal inspired by passion or enthusiasm.

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enormous lyman alpha nebulaardor

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  • welcome everybody, and thank you so much for joining us for our healthtalk dinner discussion tonight. my name is dick foley, and i’m going to be moderating our discussion this evening. our sponsor is elan pharmaceuticals and biogen idec, inc. biogen idec also provided an unrestricted educational grant for tonight’s program. everydayhealth.com

  • lead singer, guitarist, and moog-synthesizer-meister of the group brainiac, taylor was killed in a car accident just as the band was gaining national attention. the nouveau-punk group had formed in 1992 and released six lps, including bonsai superstar (1994),hissing prigs in static couture (1996), and electro-shock for president (1997). taylor nursed a penchant for vintage moog synthesizers, perhaps the only music-making engine that could match his ability to wail, screech, and whisper with equal elan. factmonster.com

  • lead singer, guitarist, and moog-synthesizer-meister of the group brainiac, taylor was killed in a car accident just as the band was gaining national attention. the nouveau-punk group had formed in 1992 and released six lps, including bonsai superstar (1994),hissing prigs in static couture (1996), and electro-shock for president (1997). taylor nursed a penchant for vintage moog synthesizers, perhaps the only music-making engine that could match his ability to wail, screech, and whisper with equal elan. infoplease.com

  • weiner: tysabri, as everyone knows, was recently pulled from the market because of two serious side effects, one of them death. the scientific community and biogen idec and elan [tysabri's makers], are now examining very carefully all patients treated with tysabri. it is generally believed the complication was related to tysabri, although more data is needed. medicinenet.com

  • but in february 2005 it was withdrawn by its maker, biogen idec, and distributor, elan, after three patients in clinical trials developed progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (pml), a rare viral infection of the brain. two of the cases were fatal. at the same time, the fda stopped clinical trials of the drug. medpagetoday.com