beta amyloid, which OL-1 is meant to lower, was first implicated in the disease at its identification by Alois Alzheimer in 1906.
Recruiting agents from amidst our rivals is the “the Alpha and beta of espionage,” says Weiner.
And in Wisconsin, with a willing governor, they found their beta test.
Most researchers think the disease is caused by the build-up of beta amyloid.
To be sure, this is beta software, and no doubt many shortcomings will be fixed by the time the software ships later this year.
These have been named the alpha, beta, and gamma rays, respectively.
The year he came here the beta Phis tried to rush him, didn't they?
Too, the beta curve shows a good deal of variation, a Dionysian characteristic.
But he was leaning on a broken reed, for beta was himself a backslider.
When they emerged from the escalators, Alpha was just touching the western horizon, and beta was a little past zenith.
second letter of the Greek alphabet, c.1300, from Greek, from Hebrew/Phoenician beth (see alphabet); used to designate the second of many things. Beta radiation is from 1899 (Rutherford). Beta particle is attested from 1904.
beta be·ta (bā'tə, bē'-)
Symbol β The second letter of the Greek alphabet.
The second item in a series or system of classification.
A beta particle.
A beta ray.
Of or relating to the second position from a designated carbon atom in an organic molecule at which an atom or a radical may be substituted.
Of or relating to an isomeric variation of a chemical compound, such as a stereoisomer.
Mjolner Informatics ApS, Aarhus, implementations for Mac, Sun, HP, Apollo.
["Object-Oriented Programming in the BETA Programming Language", Ole Lehrmann et al, A-W June 1993, ISBN 0-201-62430-3].