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Conditioned Taste Aversion: Memory of a Special Kind

Jan Bures, F. Bermudez-Rattoni, and T. Yamamoto

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198523475
eISBN:
9780191712678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523475.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

Conditioned taste aversion (CTA) is a robust defence device protecting animals against the repeated consumption of toxic food. CTA is due to an association of the gustatory conditional stimulus (CS) ... More


Introduction

Merton Sandler

in 5-Hydroxytryptamine in Psychiatry: A Spectrum of Ideas

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192620118
eISBN:
9780191724725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192620118.003.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

It is hard to believe that only ten years have gone by since Peroutka and Snyder's breakthrough in the 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT, serotonin) receptor field. There were good precedents with ... More


The Hybrid Voice of Monophonic Motets

Judith A. Peraino

in Giving Voice to Love: Song and Self-Expression from the Troubadours to Guillaume de Machaut

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199757244
eISBN:
9780199918904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757244.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines a subgenre of monophonic songs labeled motet enté (meaning “grafted motet”) in some medieval sources. These songs were conceived and crafted from the fusing of the single-voiced ... More


MODELS OF MANY-CHAIN SYSTEMS

Glenn H. Fredrickson

in The Equilibrium Theory of Inhomogeneous Polymers

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198567295
eISBN:
9780191717956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567295.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter discusses methods for converting the many body problem in interacting polymer fluids to a statistical field theory. Auxiliary field transforms are introduced, that decouple interactions ... More


Criteria for Biological Interventions for Spinal Cord Injury Repair

Keith Tansey and Byron A Kakulas

in Restorative Neurology of Spinal Cord Injury

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199746507
eISBN:
9780199918768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746507.003.0007
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter reviews the pathophysiological status of the spinal cord after injury and establishes criteria for biological intervention. It details the pathological cascade that occurs during the ... More


From virtue to venality: Corruption in the city

Peter Jones

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719088728
eISBN:
9781781706411
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088728.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

From Virtue to Venality examines the problem of corruption in British urban society and politics between 1930 and 1995. It is not a conventional study of the politics of local government since it ... More


Cell-Based Therapies: Imaging Outcomes

Paola Piccini and Marios Politis

in Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.003.0114
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

This chapter discusses recent advances in the field of cell therapy for Parkinson’s disease and the utilization of functional imaging to monitor survival and growth of grafted human embryonic ... More


Transplantation of neuronal and nonneuronal cells into the brain

H. Widner

in Immune Responses in the Nervous System

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781872748795
eISBN:
9780191724381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9781872748795.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

Transplantation into the central nervous system has the potential to develop into a very powerful therapeutic approach for a variety of neurological disorders. This chapter discusses the principles ... More


Pathology

Claire Nightingale and Jonathan Sandy

in Illustrated Questions in Orthodontics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198714828
eISBN:
9780191916793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198714828.003.0021
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Dentistry

Answer 4.1 This is a unilateral cleft lip and palate. Clefting in humans occurs in approximately 1 in 700 live births, although this varies depending on race. In black races, there is a very ... More


Bio-nanocomposites with non-cellulosic biofillers

Peter R. Chang, Jin Huang, and Ning Lin

in Nanocomposites with Biodegradable Polymers: Synthesis, Properties, and Future Perspectives

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199581924
eISBN:
9780191728853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581924.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Among the components of bio-nanocomposites, the nanometer sized biofillers from biomass show unique advantages over traditional inorganic nanoparticles by virtue of their biodegradability and ... More


Gelatine-based bio-nanocomposites

Francisco M. Fernandes, Margarita Darder, Ana I. Ruiz, Pilar Aranda, and Eduardo Ruiz-Hitzky

in Nanocomposites with Biodegradable Polymers: Synthesis, Properties, and Future Perspectives

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199581924
eISBN:
9780191728853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581924.003.0009
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Gelatine is a well-known structural protein widely used in the daily life, as well as in the scientific and technological areas for the preparation of a great variety of composite materials. But in ... More


Scleral Flap Dehiscence

Jeff Maltzman and Silvia D. Orengo-Nania

in Complications of Glaucoma Surgery

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195382365
eISBN:
9780197562703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195382365.003.0021
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Ophthalmology

Following its introduction by Cairns in 1968, trabeculectomy quickly became the procedure of choice for the management of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) inadequately controlled by medications, ... More


From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

T. Markus Funk and Andrew S. Boutros (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

To many practitioners there is the FCPA, the UK Bribery Act, and then “everything else.” But other countries’ anti-corruption laws, for example those of Germany, can play a key role in ... More


The Batista Dictatorship and Drug Trafficking

Eduardo Sáenz Rovner

in The Cuban Connection: Drug Trafficking, Smuggling, and Gambling in Cuba from the 1920s to the Revolution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807831755
eISBN:
9781469605722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888582_saenz_rovner.14
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter focuses on a period in Cuba's history in which graft and corruption prevailed: the period of the Batista dictatorship. According to Harry J. Anslinger, the director of the U.S. Federal ... More


Ecological Modernity in Shakespeare: An Overview

Randall Martin

in Shakespeare and Ecology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199567027
eISBN:
9780191917851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199567027.003.0005
Subject:
Environmental Science, Applied Ecology

The story of how The Globe (1599) was rebuilt from the reused oak timbers of The Theatre (1576) is well known. Less familiar is the environmental crisis that prompted this thrifty recycling. ... More


Gunpowder, Militarization, and Threshold Ecologies in Henry IV Part Two and Macbeth

Randall Martin

in Shakespeare and Ecology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199567027
eISBN:
9780191917851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199567027.003.0008
Subject:
Environmental Science, Applied Ecology

The disputed land-uses and cultivation practices represented in As You Like It responded to unprecedented changes in Elizabethan climate, population, and economic relations. Traditional modes of ... More


Biospheric Ecologies in Cymbeline

Randall Martin

in Shakespeare and Ecology

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199567027
eISBN:
9780191917851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199567027.003.0009
Subject:
Environmental Science, Applied Ecology

Cymbeline makes a theatrical virtue of continually echoing dialogue and scenarios from Shakespeare’s previous plays. Earlier critics were doubtful about this recycling, wondering whether ... More


“Graft Is the Worst Form of Despotism”: Swindlers, Commercial Culture, and the Deceivable Self

Michael Pettit

in The Science of Deception: Psychology and Commerce in America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226923741
eISBN:
9780226923758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226923758.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter explores the attempts to compare the confidence man (con man) to corporate enterprise and political corruption. The con man remains a powerful cultural symbol, as he brought to the fore ... More


Pacification in Mai Linh District: May–August 1968

David Millie

in Team 19 in Vietnam: An Australian Soldier at War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813143262
eISBN:
9780813144283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813143262.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

Pacification was a term used to describe activities other than counterinsurgency within a combined set of Government of South Vietnam and U.S. aid programs. CORDS (with military support) delivered ... More


Surfaces and surfactants

Masao Doi

in Soft Matter Physics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199652952
eISBN:
9780191774942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652952.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Surfaces, or more generally, interfaces, are important in soft matter by two reasons. The weak forces associated with surfaces, such as the surface tension and inter-surface forces, are important in ... More


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