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The Events in Context

Joshua S. Bloom

in What Are Gamma-Ray Bursts?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691145570
eISBN:
9781400837007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691145570.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Prompt and afterglow emission of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are largely driven by the central engine behavior, the explosion properties, and the physics of relativistic shocks. Those seconds, minutes, ... More


The Progenitors of Gamma-Ray Bursts

Joshua S. Bloom

in What Are Gamma-Ray Bursts?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691145570
eISBN:
9781400837007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691145570.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter discusses the object or objects responsible for gramma-ray bursts (GRBs). Until now, there are few absolute certainties with regard to the progenitors of GRBs. One clear standout is the ... More


Developmental Origins of Interneuronal Heterogeneity

Ivan Soltesz

in Diversity in the Neuronal Machine: Order and Variability in Interneuronal Microcircuits

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195177015
eISBN:
9780199864713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177015.003.0002
Subject:
Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic, Techniques

This chapter begins with a discussion of the differences between the development of glutamatergic cells and interneurons. It then considers the factors affecting interneuronal migration and how ... More


Structure and Function of Oligodendrocytes

Arthur M. Butt

in Neuroglia

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195152227
eISBN:
9780199865024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195152227.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter deals with the morphology of oligodendrocytes. The first section reviews current findings on the morphology of oligodendrocytes and discusses these findings in the context of the ... More


Glutamatergic Signaling In Neurogenesis

Noritaka Nakamichi and Yukio Yoneda

in Neurovascular Medicine: Pursuing Cellular Longevity for Healthy Aging

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195326697
eISBN:
9780199864874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326697.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

This chapter summarizes recent studies on the functional expression of ionotropic glutamate receptors (iGluRs) and metabotropic glutamate receptors (mGluRs) by neural progenitor cells isolated from ... More


English in England: The Parent Perspective

Clive Upton

in Modelling World Englishes: A Joint Approach to Postcolonial and Non-Postcolonial Varieties

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474445863
eISBN:
9781474490771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445863.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families

No claims can be made for the English of England in terms of its correctness or validity: the English language is now at large in the world. However, with a turbulent linguistic history covering ... More


Death and survival in the nervous system

James W. Fawcett, Anne E. Rosser, and Stephen B. Dunnett

in Brain Damage, Brain Repair

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523376
eISBN:
9780191724534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523376.003.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

It is only in recent years that we have come to realise how important is the part played by cell death in the development, homeostasis, and injury responses of the nervous system. During development ... More


Neurotransmitter Signaling Before the Birth of Neurons

Jo J. Loturco and Arnold R. Kriegstein

in The Cortical Neuron

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195083309
eISBN:
9780199847464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083309.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

Recent advances in cellular physiological techniques, particularly the development of in situ whole-cell patch-clamp recording, have permitted detailed physiological and pharmacological studies of ... More


Epilogue Manchuria in Memory and Myth

Rana Mitter

in The Manchurian Myth: Nationalism, Resistance, and Collaboration in Modern China

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520221116
eISBN:
9780520923881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221116.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

Nationalism in the mid-1930s was a rising and clearly visible force in Chinese politics. A constructed image of heroism, tied inextricably to nationalism and set against a menacing invader, proved ... More


A Conversation on Catholicism by Sunam Ahn Chŏngbok

Don Baker and Franklin Rausch

in Catholics and Anti-Catholicism in Choson Korea

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824866266
eISBN:
9780824875633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866266.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This is a translation of a conversation imagined by the conservative Confucian scholar An Chŏngbok in which he convinces his dialogue partner (probably intended to represent his Catholic son-in-law) ... More


Epublic in Peril

Howard Jones

in Blue & Gray Diplomacy: A History of Union and Confederate Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833490
eISBN:
9781469604497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898574_jones.5
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter shows how the supporters of the Confederate States of America regarded themselves as the true progenitors of the republic. They also deemed their secession from the Union as a return to ... More


The Namesake 1848/1931

in Travels with Tooy: History, Memory, and the African American Imagination

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226680583
eISBN:
9780226680576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226680576.003.0022
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter discusses the belief of the Samarakas that every human is formed by three people: a father, a mother and a nese ki, a spiritual genitor or “namesake.” It explains that the namesake is ... More


Bioprinted Cartilage: The Dream and the Devilish Details

Kenneth Douglas

in Bioprinting: To Make Ourselves Anew

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190943547
eISBN:
9780197558164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190943547.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Biotechnology

Abstract: This chapter chronicles the difficulties in bioprinting any of the three types of cartilage, with emphasis on the articular cartilage, which is so often damaged in our knees and hips. The ... More


Cereals

Daniel Zohary, Ehud Weiss, and Maria Hopf*

in Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The origin and spread of domesticated plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199549061
eISBN:
9780191810046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199549061.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

This chapter describes how the self-pollinating, or ‘selfing’ trait of cereal becomes instrumental to its successful domestication throughout south-west Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin. ... More


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