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Z-fold

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

In a parasitic fold, an asymmetric fold whose profile is Z-shaped, reflecting its location on the respective limb of a major fold. See minor fold.

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Z-fold

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 27 words.

In a *parasitic fold, an asymmetric fold whose profile is Z-shaped, reflecting its location on the respective limb of a major fold. ...

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Z-fold

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

In a parasitic fold, an asymmetric fold whose profile is Z-shaped, reflecting its location on the respective limb of a major fold. See minor fold.

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Z-fold

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 26 words.

In a parasitic fold, an asymmetric fold whose profile is Z-shaped, reflecting its location on the respective limb of a

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‘Z-DNA like’ fragments in RNA: a recurring structural motif with implications for folding, RNA/protein recognition and immune response

Luigi D'Ascenzo, Filip Leonarski, Quentin Vicens and Pascal Auffinger.

in Nucleic Acids Research

July 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8065 words.

Since the work of Alexander Rich, who solved the first Z-DNA crystal structure, we have known that d(CpG) steps can adopt a particular structure that leads to forming left-handed helices....

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The <i>z</i>=2.72 galaxy cB58: a gravitational fold arc lensed by the cluster MS 1512+36

Stella Seitz, R. P. Saglia, Ralf Bender, Ulrich Hopp, Paola Belloni and Bodo Ziegler.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 0 words.

Abstract

Using HST WFPC2 V- and R-band data of the z=0.37 cluster MS 1512+36, we show that the z=2.72 ‘protogalaxy’ cB58 is not extraordinarily luminous...

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Real Folds: Mark Z. Danielewski’s <i>House of Leaves</i>

Ridvan Askin.

in Narrative and Becoming

September 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 11263 words.

This chapter is dedicated to the most explicitly self-referential narrative exploration of difference scrutinized in this book. It shows how Danielewski’s narrative meticulously works...

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fold / ~s / ~ed <i>v</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 23 words.

fo:ld / -z / ˈfo:ldɪd

sp fold11, folde1, foulde1 / folds1 / folded3

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minor fold

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A fold which is generally in harmonic accordance with the geometry of a major fold system and which has a characteristic M-fold, S-fold, or Z-fold profile in specific areas of an...

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unfold / ~s /~eth / ~ed <i>v</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 40 words.

ɤnˈfo:ld / -z / -ǝɵ / -ɪd

sp vnfold29, vn-fold1 / vnfolds3 / vnfoldeth1 /

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parasitic fold

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A fold of small wavelength and amplitude which usually occurs in a systematic form superimposed on folds of larger wavelength. Parasitic folds usually show typical S and Z asymmetric...

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parasitic fold

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 46 words.

A *fold of small *wavelength and *amplitude which usually occurs in a systematic form superimposed on folds of larger wavelength. Parasitic folds usually show typical S and Z asymmetric...

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M-fold

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

The ideal form of a minor fold which occurs in the hinge region of a major antiform (a synform is distinguished by W-fold forms). In practice it is difficult to recognize ideal M-folds and...

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Lack of mutagenicity of levofloxacin in <i>lac</i>Z transgenic mice

Satoru Itoh, Miki Miura and Hiroyasu Shimada.

in Mutagenesis

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 0 words.

The mutagenic effects of levofloxacin in lacZ transgenicmice (MutaTMMouse) have been investigated. Male MutaTMMouse mice were administered levofloxacin i.p. at a dose of 300 or 600 mg/kg....

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Identification and characterization of <i>pltZ</i>, a gene involved in the repression of pyoluteorin biosynthesis in <i>Pseudomonas</i> sp. M18

Xianqing Huang, Donghua Zhu, Yihe Ge, Hongbo Hu, Xuehong Zhang and Yuquan Xu.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

March 2004; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 3391 words.

A new regulator gene named pltZ, which is located downstream of the plt gene cluster in the genome of Pseudomonas sp. M18, was identified, sequenced and characterized in this report. The...

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PROSPECT II: protein structure prediction program for genome‐scale applications

Dongsup Kim, Dong Xu, Jun‐tao Guo, Kyle Ellrott and Ying Xu.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 7819 words.

A new method for fold recognition is developed and added to the general protein structure prediction package PROSPECT (http://compbio.ornl.gov/PROSPECT/). The new method (PROSPECT II) has...

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Sex Pheromone of the Noctuid Moth, <i>Tyta luctuosa</i> (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), a Candidate Biological Control Agent of Field Bindweed

Wan-hong Cao, Ralph E. Charlton, James R. Nechols and Michael J. Horak.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2003; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. 4303 words.

Laboratory studies were conducted to identify the sex pheromone of Tyta luctuosa (Denis and Schiffermuller), a Eurasian noctuid moth that has been imported and released to aid in control of...

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Vocal Cords

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 74 words.

Anatomical terms for folds inside the larynx, stretching from front to back, which control the flow of air from the trachea or windpipe into the pharynx, mouth, and nose. When muscular...

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Diffraction Catastrophes

John A. Adam.

in Rays, Waves, and Scattering

May 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Mathematics. 9601 words.

This chapter discusses the mathematics of diffraction catastrophes, focusing on the wavefront associated with a monochromatic wave with Q(x, y, f (x, y)) as a point on the wavefront surface...

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Fold recognition by combining profile–profile alignment and support vector machine

Sangjo Han, Byung-chul Lee, Seung Taek Yu, Chan-seok Jeong, Soyoung Lee and Dongsup Kim.

in Bioinformatics

June 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 5940 words.

Motivation: Currently, the most accurate fold-recognition method is to perform profile–profile alignments and estimate the statistical significances of those alignments by...

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The <i>Herschel</i>★ PEP/HerMES luminosity function – I. Probing the evolution of PACS selected Galaxies to <i>z</i> ≃ 4

C. Gruppioni, F. Pozzi, G. Rodighiero, I. Delvecchio, S. Berta, L. Pozzetti, G. Zamorani, P. Andreani, A. Cimatti, O. Ilbert, E. Le Floc’h, D. Lutz, B. Magnelli, L. Marchetti, P. Monaco, R. Nordon, S. Oliver, P. Popesso, L. Riguccini, I. Roseboom, D. J. Rosario, M. Sargent, M. Vaccari, B. Altieri, H. Aussel, A. Bongiovanni, J. Cepa, E. Daddi, H. Domínguez-Sánchez, D. Elbaz, N. Förster Schreiber, R. Genzel, A. Iribarrem, M. Magliocchetti, R. Maiolino, A. Poglitsch, A. Pérez García, M. Sanchez-Portal, E. Sturm, L. Tacconi, I. Valtchanov, A. Amblard, V. Arumugam, M. Bethermin, J. Bock, A. Boselli, V. Buat, D. Burgarella, N. Castro-Rodríguez, A. Cava, P. Chanial, D. L. Clements, A. Conley, A. Cooray, C. D. Dowell, E. Dwek, S. Eales, A. Franceschini, J. Glenn, M. Griffin, E. Hatziminaoglou, E. Ibar, K. Isaak, R. J. Ivison, G. Lagache, L. Levenson, N. Lu, S. Madden, B. Maffei, G. Mainetti, H. T. Nguyen, B. O’Halloran, M. J. Page, P. Panuzzo, A. Papageorgiou, C. P. Pearson, I. Pérez-Fournon, M. Pohlen, D. Rigopoulou, M. Rowan-Robinson, B. Schulz, D. Scott, N. Seymour, D. L. Shupe, A. J. Smith, J. A. Stevens, M. Symeonidis, M. Trichas, K. E. Tugwell, L. Vigroux, L. Wang, G. Wright, C. K. Xu, M. Zemcov, S. Bardelli, M. Carollo, T. Contini, O. Le Févre, S. Lilly, V. Mainieri, A. Renzini, M. Scodeggio and E. Zucca.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

June 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 18980 words.

We exploit the deep and extended far-IR data sets (at 70, 100 and 160 μm) of the Herschel Guaranteed Time Observation (GTO) PACS Evolutionary Probe (PEP) Survey, in combination with the Her...

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