Somnus


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Somnus

god of sleep; son of Nox. [Rom. Myth.: Wheeler, 349]
See: Sleep
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Somnus was crowned champion sprinter last season even though he did not win a race in Britain.
Somnus certainly had the right going at Haydock earlier this month when he came with a storming run to beat hot pot Oasis Dream by one and a quarter lengths in the Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup.
The Somnus technique uses temperature-controlled, radiofrequency energy to reduce obstructive symptoms of tonsil enlargement, a condition affecting millions worldwide.
We needed a Class 6 or above material that was robust, but would have some flexibility to it," said Benjamin Nordell, principal engineer for Somnus.
Incorporated in 1996, Somnus Medical Technologies, Inc.
All of our clinical studies have confirmed that the formulation works as designed," said Gary Cupit, PharmD, Chief Executive Officer of Somnus Therapeutics.
Coral: 7-4 Proclamation, 9-2 Gift Horse, 5-1 Goodricke, 10-1 Somnus, La Cucaracha, Etlaala, 12-1 Galeota, 14-1 Lucky Spin, 25-1 bar.
William Hill bet: 5-2 Proclamation, 4-1 Goodricke, 7-1 Soldier's Tale, 8-1 Etlaala, Gift Horse, 10-1 Ad Valorem, Iffraaj, 12-1 La Cucaracha, Somnus, 16-1 bar.
Robert Collet' s charge was beaten just a neck by Somnus in the six-and- a-half furlong race last year and he avenged that defeat in style this time.
Looking ahead to York, local trainer Tim Easterby has ante-post favourite Somnus in tip-top condition ahead of the Golden Jubilee Stakes on Saturday week.
It was easy to see why Charlton was so breathless in the winner's enclosure after Tante Rose, under an excellent ride from Richard Hughes, arrived fast and late in the thrilling finish to pip last year's winner Somnus by a short-head.
Roger Charlton's charge, who was landing her third race of the campaign, produced a telling late run under Richard Hughes to defeat last year's hero Somnus in a desperately tight photo-finish.