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Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(11th century)

An unknown author whose name is attached to a widely read 11th-century reworking of parts of the Physiologus bestiary in Latin verse.


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Light intensity limits foraging activity in nocturnal and crepuscular bees

Almut Kelber, Eric J. Warrant, Michael Pfaff, Rita Wallén, Jamie C. Theobald, William T. Wcislo and Robert A. Raguso.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8342 words.

A crepuscular or nocturnal lifestyle has evolved in bees several times independently, probably to explore rewarding pollen sources without competition and to minimize predation and nest...

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How Students Think about Experimental Design: Novel Conceptions Revealed by in-Class Activities

Sara E. Brownell, Mary Pat Wenderoth, Roddy Theobald, Nnadozie Okoroafor, Mikhail Koval, Scott Freeman, Cristina L. Walcher-Chevillet and Alison J. Crowe.

in BioScience

February 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. 8158 words.

Experimental design is a fundamental skill for scientists, but it is often not explicitly taught in large introductory biology classes. We have designed two pencil-and-paper in-class...

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Mechanisms for increased myocardial fatty acid utilization following short-term high-fat feeding

Jordan J. Wright, Jaetaek Kim, Jonathan Buchanan, Sihem Boudina, Sandra Sena, Kyriaki Bakirtzi, Olesya Ilkun, Heather A. Theobald, Robert C. Cooksey, Kostantin V. Kandror and E. Dale Abel.

in Cardiovascular Research

May 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5604 words.


Diet-induced obesity is associated with increased myocardial fatty acid (FA) utilization, insulin resistance, and cardiac dysfunction. The study was...

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Increased Impulsivity during Withdrawal from Cocaine Self-Administration: Role for ΔFosB in the Orbitofrontal Cortex

Catharine A. Winstanley, Ryan K. Bachtell, David E.H. Theobald, Samuel Laali, Thomas A. Green, Arvind Kumar, Sumana Chakravarty, David W. Self and Eric J. Nestler.

in Cerebral Cortex

February 2009; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 6591 words.

Increased impulsivity caused by addictive drugs is believed to contribute to the maintenance of addiction and has been linked to hypofunction within the orbitofrontal cortex (OFC). Recent...

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Cortical Cholinergic Function and Deficits in Visual Attentional Performance in Rats Following 192 IgG–Saporin-induced Lesions of the Medial Prefrontal Cortex

Jeffrey W. Dalley, David E. Theobald, Pascale Bouger, Yogita Chudasama, Rudolf N. Cardinal and Trevor W. Robbins.

in Cerebral Cortex

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience. 8727 words.

Lesions of the basal forebrain (BF) cortical cholinergic system impair performance on a rodent five-choice visual attentional task. This study examines the effects on the same task of...

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Typhoid Fever Outbreak Associated With Frozen Mamey Pulp Imported From Guatemala to the Western United States, 2010

Anagha Loharikar, Anna Newton, Patricia Rowley, Charlotte Wheeler, Tami Bruno, Haroldo Barillas, James Pruckler, Lisa Theobald, Susan Lance, Jeffrey M. Brown, Ezra J. Barzilay, Wences Arvelo, Eric Mintz and Ryan Fagan.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3829 words.

Background.  Fifty-four outbreaks of domestically acquired typhoid fever were reported between 1960 and 1999. In 2010, the Southern Nevada Health...

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Pectin induces apoptosis in human prostate cancer cells: correlation of apoptotic function with pectin structure

Crystal L Jackson, Tina M Dreaden, Lisa K Theobald, Nhien M Tran, Tiffany L Beal, Manal Eid, Mu Yun Gao, Robert B Shirley, Mark T Stoffel, M Vijay Kumar and Debra Mohnen.

in Glycobiology

August 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 11388 words.

Treatment options for androgen-independent prostate cancer cells are limited. Therefore, it is critical to identify agents that induce death of both androgen-responsive and...

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Potential for abuse in the VCT counselling room: service provider's perceptions in Kenya

C Hamilton, D Okoko, R Tolhurst, N Kilonzo, S Theobald and M Taegtmeyer.

in Health Policy and Planning

November 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5292 words.

The rapid scale-up of HIV counselling and testing programmes in Kenya has led to quality concerns, including the potential for abuse within the private, confidential setting of...

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How to do (or not to do)… gender analysis in health systems research

Rosemary Morgan, Asha George, Sarah Ssali, Kate Hawkins, Sassy Molyneux and Sally Theobald.

in Health Policy and Planning

October 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 6982 words.

Gender—the socially constructed roles, behaviours, activities and attributes that a given society considers appropriate for males, females and other genders—affects how people live, work...

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Loss of the imprinted snoRNA <i>mbii-52</i> leads to increased <i>5htr2c</i> pre-RNA editing and altered 5HT<sub>2C</sub>R-mediated behaviour

Christine M. Doe, Dinko Relkovic, Alastair S. Garfield, Jeffrey W. Dalley, David E.H. Theobald, Trevor Humby, Lawrence S. Wilkinson and Anthony R. Isles.

in Human Molecular Genetics

June 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5639 words.

The Prader–Willi syndrome (PWS) genetic interval contains several brain-expressed small nucleolar (sno)RNA species that are subject to genomic imprinting. In vitro studies have shown that...

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