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    • Ancient Ethiopian genome reveals extensive Eurasian admixture throughout the African continent 

      Llorente, M Gallego; Jones, Eppie Ruth; Eriksson, Jon Anders; Siska, V; Arthur, KW; Arthur, JW; Curtis, MC et al. (2015-10-08)
    • Ancient Ethiopian genome reveals extensive Eurasian admixture throughout the African continent 

      Llorente, M Gallego; Jones, Eppie Ruth; Eriksson, Jon Anders; Siska, Veronika; Arthur, KW; Arthur, JW; Curtis, MC et al. (AAAS, 2015-10-08)
      Characterizing genetic diversity in Africa is a crucial step for most analyses reconstructing the evolutionary history of anatomically modern humans. However, historic migrations from Eurasia into Africa have affected many ...
    • Ancient genomes show social and reproductive behavior of early Upper Palaeolithic foragers 

      Sikora, M; Seguin-Orlando, A; Sousa, VC; Albrechtsen, A; Korneliussen, T; Ko, A; Rasmussen, S et al. (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017-11-03)
      Present-day hunter-gatherers (HGs) live in multilevel social groups essential to sustain a population structure characterized by limited levels of within-band relatedness and inbreeding. When these wider social networks ...
    • Ancient Human Parasites in Ethnic Chinese Populations 

      Yeh, H-Y; Mitchell, Piers Dominic
      Whilst archaeological evidence for many aspects of life in ancient China is well studied, there has been much less interest in ancient infectious diseases, such as intestinal parasites in past Chinese populations. Here, ...
    • The ancient notion of self-preservation in the theories of Hobbes and Spinoza 

      Jacobs, Justin B. (2011-01-11)
      Over the course of four sections this PhD examines the ways in which the Aristotelian, Stoic and Epicurean philosophers portray bodily activity. In particular, it argues that their claims regarding bodies’ natural tendency ...
    • An Ancient Yeast for Young Geneticists: A Primer on the Schizosaccharomyces pombe Model System 

      Hoffman, Charles S; Wood, Valerie; Fantes, Peter A (Genetics Society of America, 2015-10-07)
      The fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe is an important model organism for the study of eukaryotic molecular and cellular biology. Studies of S. pombe, together with studies of its distant cousin, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, ...
    • ANCIL in action: progress updates on A New Curriculum for Information Literacy 

      Coonan, Emma; Secker, Jane; Wrathall, Katy; Webster, Helen (2012-04-19)
      Secker & Coonan’s 2011 research on A New Curriculum for Information Literacy (ANCIL) positions information literacy as a vital, holistic and institution-wide element in academic teaching and learning. Rather than taking a ...
    • ‘And what is the use of a book… without pictures or conversations?’: the text-illustration dynamic in $\textit{Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland}$ 

      Lim, Jessica W. H. (Knowledge Hub Publishing Company Limited, 2016-09-01)
      This paper examines the relationship between the narrative text and illustrations in Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, as illustrated by John Tenniel, and Dodgeson’s self-illustrated manuscript of Alice Under ...
    • Andrei Boldyrev, About Inherited Skills and Objects 

      Churyumov, Anton (2016-08-25)
      Andrei’s father was a monk who cured both sick children and adults, although Andrei himself cures only children and women who recently gave birth. He also purifies cattle barns. Andrei’s father started curing people when ...
    • Andrei Boldyrev, An Interview 

      Churyumov, Anton (2017-03-10)
      Andrei was born in 1936. In 1941 his family was sent to Omskaya oblast', Siberia, where his mother worked in the fields. His father was away serving in the Red Army. Later he joined the family. Andrei and his father worked ...
    • Andrei Ochir-Goryaev, autobiography and Family Tree 

      Churyumova, Elvira (2015-04-26)
      Andrei is of the Malyi Tsatan clan. His co-villagers refer to him as a ‘descendant of the Kazakh’, for one of his ancestors lived in the land of the Kazakh people for 7 to 8 years where he got married to a local woman ...
    • The androgen receptor CAG repeat polymorphism and modification of breast cancer risk in BRCA1and BRCA2mutation carriers 

      Spurdle, Amanda B; Antoniou, Antonis; Duffy, David L; Pandeya, Nirmala; Kelemen, Livia; Chen, Xiaoqing; Peock, Susan et al. (2004-12-16)
      Abstract Introduction The androgen receptor (AR) gene exon 1 CAG repeat polymorphism encodes a string of 9–32 glutamines. Women with germline BRCA1 mutations who carry at least one AR allele with 28 or more repeats have ...
    • Anelasticity across seismic to tidal timescales: a self-consistent approach 

      Lau, HCP; Faul, U; Mitrovica, JX; Al-Attar, David; Tromp, J; Garapić, G (Oxford University Press, 2017-01-01)
      In a pioneering study, Wahr & Bergen developed the widely adopted, pseudo-normal mode framework for predicting the impact of anelastic effects on the Earth's body tides. Lau $\textit{et al.}$ have recently derived an ...
    • Anemia and growth retardation associated with Schistosoma haematobium infection in Mali: a possible subtle impact of a neglected tropical disease. 

      Stecher, Chalotte W; Sacko, Moussa; Madsen, Henry; Wilson, Shona; Wejse, Christian; Keita, Adama D; Landouré, Aly et al. (2017-04)
    • Anemia in Patients With Resistance to Thyroid Hormone α: A Role for Thyroid Hormone Receptor α in Human Erythropoiesis 

      van Gucht, ALM; Meima, ME; Moran, C; Agostini, M; Tylki-Szymanska, A; Krajewska, M-W; Chrzanowska, K et al. (Oxford University Press, 2017-09-01)
      Context: Patients with resistance to thyroid hormone (TH) α (RTHα) are characterized by growth retardation, macrocephaly, constipation, and abnormal thyroid function tests. In addition, almost all RTHα patients have mild ...
    • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Haemorrhage in Pregnancy - review and pooled data analysis 

      Robba, Chiara; Bacigaluppi, Susanna; Bragazzi, Nicola Luigi; Bilotta, Federico; Sekhon, Mypinder S; Bertuetti, Rita; Ercole, Ari et al. (Elsevier, 2015-12-25)
      Background: Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage (aSAH) during pregnancy represents an important cause of maternal and foetal morbidity and mortality. Approaches to diagnostics and treatment are still controversial and ...
    • Ang Rita 1 

      Loomis, Molly (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-06)
      Ang Rita describes in Sherpa difference aspects of his life as a yak herder and yak herding culture. Tape includes native names for yak, birth and death ceremonies; castration practices; differences between Sherpa and ...
    • Ang Rita 2, Clothing 

      Loomis, Molly (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-06)
      Ang Rita explains in Sherpa how the Sherpa used to dress more like the Tibetans before western trekkers were so prevalent in the valley. These recordings were made on a trek in the spring of 2011 up to Mount Everest Base ...
    • Ang Rita 3, Yeti 

      Loomis, Molly (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-06)
      Ang Rita explains in Sherpa legends surrounding the presence of a Yeti. These recordings were made on a trek in the spring of 2011 up to Mount Everest Base Camp. The recordings span a wide variety of topics from making ...