Sentence Examples

  • It occurs much more often in people of Eastern European and Russian Jewish (Ashkenazi) ancestry, affecting one out of every 450 live births in this population.
  • Tay-Sachs disease-An inherited disease caused by a missing enzyme that is prevalent among the Ashkenazi Jewish population of the United States.
  • The Yiddish language was developed by the Ashkenazi Jewish culture around the 10th century, with it being their primary language.
  • Tay-Sachs disease is particularly common among Jewish people of Eastern European and Russian (Ashkenazi) origin.
  • Tay-Sachs disease: a genetic disorder found predominantly in Ashkenazi Jewish families results in early death.