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The Translation of China in England: Two 19th-Century English Translations of the Travels of Fa-Hsien (399–414 A.D.)

David Jasper.

in Literature and Theology

June 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature; Religion and Art, Literature, and Music. 7000 words.

James Legge and Herbert Giles were, in different ways, major figures in early-British sinological studies. Their respective translations of the travels of the late fourth-century Chinese...

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Septimius Odaenathus

John Frederic Dobson.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 182 words.

(RE Suppl. 11, 2; PLRE 1. 638f.)

a Palmyrene noble (see Palmyra) who from c. ad 250

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Septimius Odaenathus

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(RE Suppl. 11, 2; PLRE 1. 638f.)

a Palmyrene noble (see Palmyra) who from c.ad 250 cleverly exploited the weaknesses of Rome and Persia (see Sasanids) to establish his city ...


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Molecular mechanisms of non-apoptosis by Fas stimulation alone versus apoptosis with an additional actinomycin D in cultured cardiomyocytes

Takuma Aoyama, Genzou Takemura, Rumi Maruyama, Ken-ichiro Kosai, Tomoyuki Takahashi, Masahiko Koda, Kenji Hayakawa, Yukinori Kawase, Shinya Minatoguchi and Hisayoshi Fujiwara.

in Cardiovascular Research

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 4356 words.


Objective: In cultured cardiomyocytes, apoptosis is induced not by Fas stimulation, a popular inducer of apoptosis, but by an...

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Fiber Connections between the Cerebral Cortex and the Corpus Callosum in Alzheimer's Disease: A Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Voxel-Based Morphometry Study

Djyldyz Sydykova, Robert Stahl, Olaf Dietrich, Michael Ewers, Maximilian F. Reiser, Stefan O. Schoenberg, Hans-Jürgen Möller, Harald Hampel and Stefan J. Teipel.

in Cerebral Cortex

October 2007; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 4992 words.

Regional cortical atrophy in Alzheimer's disease (AD) most likely reflects the loss of cortical neurons. Several diffusion tensor imaging studies reported reduced fractional anisotropy (FA)...

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Tractography Analysis of 5 White Matter Bundles and Their Clinical and Cognitive Correlates in Early-Course Schizophrenia

Johanna Seitz, Jessica X. Zuo, Amanda E. Lyall, Nikos Makris, Zora Kikinis, Sylvain Bouix, Ofer Pasternak, Eli Fredman, Jonathan Duskin, Jill M. Goldstein, Tracey L. Petryshen, Raquelle I. Mesholam-Gately, Joanne Wojcik, Robert W. McCarley, Larry J. Seidman, Martha E. Shenton, Inga K. Koerte and Marek Kubicki.

in Schizophrenia Bulletin

May 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 6850 words.


Tractography is the most anatomically accurate method for delineating white matter tracts in the brain, yet few studies have examined multiple...

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Henrik H. Sørensen, Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 693 words.

Important trading town in the western part of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. Kashgar is located where the northern and southern branches of the Silk Route met before the...

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Muhammad ‛Ali (i) - painter

Robert Skelton.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 384 words.

Persian painter, active in India. He has been identified from three inscribed works bearing his name: a Seated Poet (Boston, MA, Mus. F.A.), a Seated Youth (Washington, DC, Freer) and the...

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Zhang Yanyuan - art historian

Keith Pratt.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 356 words.

Chinese art historian. He is known as the compiler of the Fa shu yaolu (‘Essential records of Chinese calligraphers’), a compendium of earlier writings on calligraphy, and the author of Lid...

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Brief Food Restriction in Old Animals Decreases Triglyceride Content and Insulin-Stimulated Triglyceride Synthesis

Michelle Z. Tucker and Lorraine P. Turcotte.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 5684 words.

To determine the effects of brief food restriction on fatty acid (FA) metabolism in old muscle, hind limbs of 24-month F344/BN rats fed either ad libitum (AL) or 60% food restricted (FR) for...

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