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lupus
as in:  the disease


Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) genes affect vulnerability to such autoimmune diseases as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis.
  can refer to numerous autoimmune diseases, but most commonly to systemic lupus erythematosus, a chronic ulcerative skin disease
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Lupis can also refer to other autoimmune diseases, a constellation of stars, and to the Latin word for wolf.
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  • Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) genes affect vulnerability to such autoimmune diseases as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis.
  • The apartment was on loan from the Praetor Lupus, who also provided Simon’s blood.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • As recently as last month I met a biologist who had seen it and who assured me that it was considered by many authorities to be the final word on Canis lupus.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • One could see that, for all the lupus and the purple eyes, she was uncommonly pretty.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World

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  • Red influences lupus.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Mom suffered from lupus and I was glad she could spend time with her grandchildren.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • Emily had to do something like that when her sister got lupus.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Safe Haven
  • Low platelets in a woman is lupus until proven otherwise.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • One that eliminates anyone with a genetic propensity for cancer or several autoimmune disorders such as lupus.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Founded the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls

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  • Have you heard of the Praetor Lupus?
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • Lupus.
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • Bacchus or Lupus or Faustus.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • The Praetor Lupus medallion gleamed at his throat as he leaned forward, and she smelled the familiar scent of his soap, and under that—wolf.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • He wants you to put him in touch with the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • Up ahead of them, where the Praetor Lupus headquarters should have been rising, gold against the gray noon sky, was a gout of black smoke.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • 7 — PRAETOR LUPUS.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • Lupus’ means ’wolf,’ he explained.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • The Praetor Lupus headquarters had been built on a huge parcel of green land that sloped down to the Sound.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Shifts might come and go, one lupus-coloured face give place to another; majestically and for ever the conveyors crept forward with their load of future men and women.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • The Praetor Lupus headquarters were burned to the ground.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • It looks like after he attempted to attack the London Institute and was unsuccessful, he turned his attention to the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Along with almost all the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Maia remembered the first time she’d been to the Praetor Lupus, a scarred face, an angry man exiting Prateor Scott’s office in a rage.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Jordan’s Praetor Lupus pendant.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • He left London with his forces and attacked the Praetor Lupus on Long Island.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • The bodies of the werewolves Sebastian had killed, Jordan’s among them, had been burned among the ruins of the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • What do you think he was doing at the Praetor Lupus headquarters?
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • Arctic wolves, the author informed me, were the largest of the many subspecies or races of Canis lupus.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • The bulging flanks of row on receding row and tier above tier of bottles glinted with innumerable rubies, and among the rubies moved the dim red spectres of men and women with purple eyes and all the symptoms of lupus.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • It was early morning when Maia and Jordan arrived at Praetor House, the headquarters of the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • It appeared he really was a bike messenger; the Praetor Lupus, despite having a badass name, didn’t pay that well.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • He explained he was a member of the Praetor Lupus and he’d been assigned to me.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • And I’ve heard of the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • The gold Praetor Lupus medal around his neck glinted.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • He runs the Praetor Lupus, pretty much.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • The walls of the room were lined with books about lycanthropy, many in Latin, but Maia recognized the word "lupus."
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • He kissed that, too, and she hooked her fingers through the chain against his bare chest that held the Praetor Lupus pendant.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • He just slaughtered the Praetor Lupus!
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • The Praetor Lupus has been burned to the ground by someone who, even if he is an enemy of Idris, is a Shadowhunter.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • He had lupus.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • She lowered their interlaced hands and, in as steady a voice as she could manage, told him what had happened—about Sebastian and face, and the demon metal embedded in his side, and the help of the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • Henry detected the weariness in those purple eyes, the pallor beneath that glaze of lupus, the sadness at the corners of the unsmiling crimson mouth.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • She looked back at him steadily, not embarrassed, watching the way the Praetor Lupus pendant shone in the wet hollow of his throat, and the slide of the soap suds over his shoulders and chest as he stared at her, blinking water out of his eyes.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • I know you’re Praetor Lupus now, and I told Maia what that means.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • I hear you’re in the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • Whatever Praetor Lupus do in this situation.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • "At first I hoped the Praetor Lupus would bring you in," he whispered.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Fallen Angels
  • See if Jordan can get any assistance from the Praetor Lupus.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • But wrapped in the letter was a bronze seal, the seal of the head of the Praetor Lupus, the seal with which the Scott family had always signed their letters.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
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