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Funding and Finance
Overview of funding and financing an alternative media project in the UK and Europe
Sustainable Tourism : Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences
Ant semiochemicals limit apterous aphid dispersal
Some organisms can manipulate the nervous systems of others or alter their physiology in order to obtain benefit. Ants are known to limit alate aphid dispersal by physically removing wings and also through chemical ...
Inhibition of cellular proliferation by the genistein metabolite 5,7,3',4'-tetrahydroxyisoflavone is mediated by DNA damage and activation of the ATR signalling pathway
The cellular actions of genistein, and its in vivo metabolites, are believed to mediate the decreased risk of breast cancer associated with high soy consumption. The genistein metabolite, 5,7,3',4'-tetrahydroxyisoflavone ...
Pharmacological Analysis of Cannabinoid Receptor Activity in Isolated Nerve-Smooth Muscle and Epithelial Preparations
This study was directed at characterising the cannabinoid receptor activity modulating the electrical field stimulation (EFS) evoked contractions of the rat isolated ileum myenteric plexus longitudinal muscle (MPLM) ...
The Development and Application of Computer-Adaptive Testing in a Higher Education Environment
The research reported in this thesis investigated issues relating to the use of computer-assisted assessment in Higher Education through the design, implementation and evaluation of a computer-adaptive test (CAT) for the ...
A consideration of the implications in the case of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club v Neil Hargreaves.
Cyberspace : Who’s (Should Be) the King of the Castle?
A consideration of who should be responsible for managing cyberspace.
Osteoporosis : A teenage perspective
Objectives: To assess the knowledge and health beliefs, on osteoporosis, of 16-18 year olds in full-time education in the UK. This is believed to be an age where peak bone mass, a significant factor in osteoporosis and ...
Magnetic fields in massive star-forming regions
We present the largest sample of high-mass star-forming regions observed using sub- millimetre imaging polarimetry. The data were taken using SCUBA in conjunction with the polarimeter on the JCMT in Hawaii. In total, 16 ...