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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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Young Tak Jo, Yeon Ho Joo, Harin Kim, Seung-hyun Shon, Woon Yoon, Sung Woo Joo and Jungsun Lee.

in Schizophrenia Bulletin

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 0 words.



In recent decades, numerous in vivo brain imaging studies utilizing diffusion weighted MRI...

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Antifibrotic effects of pioglitazone on the kidney in a rat model of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Jorge E. Toblli, Monica G. Ferrini, Gabriel Cao, Dolores Vernet, Margarita Angerosa and Nestor F. Gonzalez-Cadavid.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

August 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 5596 words.

Background. Recent evidence suggests that treatment of type 2 diabetes with thiazolidinediones [peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-γ (PPAR-γ) agonists], ameliorates...

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Aberrant White Matter Microstructure in Children and Adolescents With the Subtype of Prader–Willi Syndrome at High Risk for Psychosis

Akvile Lukoshe, Gerbrich E van den Bosch, Aad van der Lugt, Steven A Kushner, Anita C Hokken-Koelega and Tonya White.

in Schizophrenia Bulletin

September 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 6018 words.


Prader–Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a complex neurogenetic disorder caused by loss of the paternal 15q11.2–q13 locus, due to deletion (DEL), maternal...

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Rise and Growth of the Gupta Empire

R.S. Sharma.

in India’s Ancient Past

January 2007; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 2279 words.

The Gupta Empire established control over a substantial part of the former dominions of the Kushans. The sharman, varman, gupta, and dasa are the different titles recommended for the...

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Diffusion Tensor Imaging–Based Characterization of Brain Neurodevelopment in Primates

Yundi Shi, Sarah J. Short, Rebecca C. Knickmeyer, Jiaping Wang, Christopher L. Coe, Marc Niethammer, John H. Gilmore, Hongtu Zhu and Martin A. Styner.

in Cerebral Cortex

January 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 7328 words.

Primate neuroimaging provides a critical opportunity for understanding neurodevelopment. Yet the lack of a normative description has limited the direct comparison with changes in humans....

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The Corticospinal Tract in Huntington's Disease

O. Phillips, F. Squitieri, C. Sanchez-Castaneda, F. Elifani, A. Griguoli, V. Maglione, C. Caltagirone, U. Sabatini and M. Di Paola.

in Cerebral Cortex

September 2015; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 10804 words.

Huntington's disease (HD) is characterized by progressive motor impairment. Therefore, the connectivity of the corticospinal tract (CST), which is the main white matter (WM) pathway that...

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P01.158 Effect of radiation therapy on microstructural changes in the brain in patients with glioblastoma. A diffusion tensor imaging study

A Rydelius, A Rundcrantz, S Engelholm, S Kinhult, J Lätt and P C Sundgren.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.



Curative intended postoperative treatment for patients with glioblastoma is radiotherapy (RT),...

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Longitudinal Study of White Matter Development and Outcomes in Children Born Very Preterm

Julia M. Young, Benjamin R. Morgan, Hilary E.A. Whyte, Wayne Lee, Mary Lou Smith, Charles Raybaud, Manohar M. Shroff, John G. Sled and Margot J. Taylor.

in Cerebral Cortex

August 2017; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 7759 words.


Identifying trajectories of early white matter development is important for understanding atypical brain development and impaired functional outcomes...

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Widespread white matter changes in post-H1N1 patients with narcolepsy type 1 and first-degree relatives

Hilde T Juvodden, Dag Alnæs, Martina J Lund, Ingrid Agartz, Ole A Andreassen, Espen Dietrichs, Per M Thorsby, Lars T Westlye and Stine Knudsen.


P ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 8329 words.


Study Objectives

To assess white matter involvement in H1N1-vaccinated hypocretin deficient patients with...

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62 Immunomodulation of Supplemental Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Horses Delivered Via a Commercially Available Molasses Lick Block.

T M Horne, J S Drouillard, T L Douthit, C I Vahl and J M Lattimer.

in Journal of Animal Science

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. 0 words.


An experiment was conducted in which supplemental omega-3 (O3) and omega-6 (O6) fatty acids (FA) were provided ad libitum via molasses lick blocks...

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