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Envisioning the Daoist body in the economy of cosmic power
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 ...
Emergency physician high pretest probability for acute coronary syndrome correlates with adverse cardiovascular outcomes.
(Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, 2009-08)
OBJECTIVES: The value of unstructured physician estimate of risk for disease processes, other than acute coronary syndrome (ACS), has been demonstrated. The authors sought to evaluate the predictive value of unstructured ...
Species-specific endogenous retroviruses shape the transcriptional network of the human tumor suppressor protein p53
(Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2007-11-20)
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)
Thousands of human mobile element fragments undergo strong purifying selection near developmental genes.
(Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2007-05)
At least 5% of the human genome predating the mammalian radiation is thought to have evolved under purifying selection, yet protein-coding and related untranslated exons occupy at most 2% of the genome. Thus, the majority ...
Foreign Direct Investors as Agents of Economic Transition: An Instrumental Variables Analysis
(Quarterly Journal of Political Science, 2009-03-19)
Previous empirical analysis has noted a correlation between Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and economic reformin Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, but has attributed the relationship to investors rewarding countries ...
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 ...