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PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE RECD PROTEIN-HOMOLOGUE FROM DEINOCOCCUS RADIODURANS
In many gram-negative bacteria, RecBCD enzyme is found to be responsible for double strand DNA break repair through homologous recombination. The AddAB enzyme, a RecBCD analog, is found in some gram-positive bacteria and ...
Americans on WMD Proliferation
A PIPA/Knowledge Network Poll dated April 2004
A Comparative Study of Cognitive and Non-cognitive Factors Relationship to Academic Success For Foreign Master's Students
This study examined ways to improve the predictability of academic success in the selection and admission procedures for foreign students, compared to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. The population consisted of ...
Multiscale Analysis for Wireless LAN Traffic Characterization
In this survey paper, we overview the various network traffic models, especially focusing on the multiscale analysis. By multiscale analysis we mean wavelet-based self-similar and multifractal analysis. Multiscale ...
BIRTHMARK is a choreographic journey, inspired by a personal confrontation with kaposi's sarcoma and the moment of realizing ultimate recovery. The dance is divided into six sections, beginning with my depression and fears ...
Ab initio Lattice Dynamics and Infrared Dielectric Response
Methods for theoretically evaluating lattice dynamics, anharmonic effects and related optical properties from first principles are designed and implemented. Applications of density-functional theory and the pseudopotential ...
Towards Adequate Analysis and Modeling of Structural Adjustment Programs: An Analytical Framework with Application to Ghana
When a country experiences a balance of payments problem, the typical remedy mix proposed by the International Monetary Fund consists of fiscal austerity, tight monetary policies, devaluation, privatization, elimination ...
Model Following Control Strategies and Human Interface Techniques for the Treatment of Time Delay During Teleoperation
Teleoperation of remotely located space/underwater vehicles requires the human operator to interact with time delayed vehicle responses to issued commands. This often results in the adoption of a ``move and wait'' strategy ...
GAMES FOR UNDERSTANDING : A CONSTRUCTIVIST CURRICULUM THAT PROMOTES GENDER EMPOWERMENT
According to constructivist theories, learning must be meaningful and actively engage students in decision-making and understanding. This study examined how the games for understanding (GFU) curriculum created a social ...
THE WORLDVIEW OF FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT: FRANCE, GERMANY, AND UNITED STATES INVOLVEMENT IN WORLD WAR II IN EUROPE
President Franklin D. Roosevelt operated from a remarkably consistent view of the world that grew naturally from his experiences. Before he entered the White House, Roosevelt already possessed a coherent worldview that ...