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Black cohosh increases metastatic mammary cancer in transgenic mice expressing c-erbB2.
(Cancer research, 2008-10)
Black cohosh is an herbal extract that is often used as an alternative to estrogen-based replacement therapies to treat hot flushes that frequently accompany the transition to menopause. Although cancer-free women as well ...
Predictable Corruption and Firm Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment and Survey of Cambodian Entrepreneurs
(Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2008-10-26)
This paper utilizes a unique dataset of 500 firms in ten Cambodian provinces and a natural experiment to test a long-held convention in political economy that the predictability of a corruption is at least as important for ...
Paint-by-Numbers Democracy: The Stakes, Structure, and Results of the 2007 Vietnamese National Assembly Election
(Journal of Vietnamese Studies, 2008-08-01)
CARTESIAN SUBJECTIVITY ON THE NEOCLASSICAL STAGE; OR, MOLIÈRE ACTS CORNEILLE FOR LOUIS XIV
(Theatre Survey, 2008-05)
<jats:p>In 1658, having been invited to perform at court for the first time in his career, Molière paired his farce<jats:italic>Le Docteur amoureux</jats:italic>with<jats:italic>Nicomède</jats:italic>, a 1651 play by France's ...
Finding a Physical Language: Directing for the Nineties Generation
(New Theatre Quarterly, 2008-05)
Differentiating sensitivity of post-stimulus undershoot under diffusion weighting: implication of vascular and neuronal hierarchy.
(PLoS One, 2008-08-13)
The widely used blood oxygenation level dependent (BOLD) signal during brain activation, as measured in typical fMRI methods, is composed of several distinct phases, the last of which, and perhaps the least understood, is ...
Empirical Asset Pricing and Statistical Power in the Presence of Weak Risk Factors
Risk factors in many consumption-based asset pricing models display statistically weak correlation with the returns being priced. Some GMM procedures used to test these models have low power to reject misspecified stochastic ...
Strategyproofness Versus Efficiency in Matching With Indifferences: Redesigning the NYC High School Match
of the New York City (NYC) High School match involved tradeoffs between incentives and efficiency, because some schools are strategic players that rank students in order of preference, while others order students based on ...
Gradient Kahler Ricci solitons
Some observations about the local and global generality of gradient Kahler Ricci solitons are made, including the existence of a canonically associated holomorphic volume form and vector field, the local generality of solutions ...