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Long-distance race. The standard marathon is 42.2km (26.2mi) long, which was the distance run by the ancient Greek soldier who brought news to Athens of victory over the Persians at the...

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Integration marathon

John Riley.

in ITNOW

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computing. 0 words.

A huge IT integration programme which enabled the merged Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest to save £400m a year in IT alone has won the company a BCS Business Achievement Award and made it...

0204 Advantage Of Single-effort Ultra-marathons To Examine Homeostatic Loads And Circadian Properties Of Human Endurance Under Total Sleep Deprivation

J Choynowski, J Kim, V Capaldi, J Agnew, S Hammer and A Brager.

in SLEEP

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine; Clinical Neuroscience; Neuroscience. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

There a few field studies that have examined human performance dynamics under total sleep...

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Chandra marathon uncovers black hole habits

in Astronomy & Geophysics

October 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics; Geophysics. 218 words.

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Bernd Heinrich: Bumble Bees, Ravens, and the Boston Marathon

Marlin E. Rice.

in American Entomologist

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 7072 words.

“To Finish is to Win:” The First Annual Louisiana State Arthropod Museum Mad Dog Marathon

Matthew L. Gimmel and Michael L. Ferro.

in American Entomologist

April 2010; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

EVALUATION OF ARIA, TALUS AND MARATHON II FOR CONTROL OF SILVERLEAF WHITEFLY ON VERBENA, 2004

Stanton A. Gill, Paula Shrewsbury and Suzanne Klick.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2005; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

MARATHON II + CAPSIL EFFICACY FOR CONTROL OF CITRUS MEALYBUG ON GERANIUMS, 2004

L. A. Cañas and N. Acosta.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2006; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

EVALUATION OF RESIDUAL ACTIVITY OF FOLIAR APPLICATIONS OF MARATHON II AND TWO FLAGSHIP RATES FOR CONTROL OF CITRUS MEALYBUG ON COLEUS, 2001

S. B. Bambara and E. Reeves.

in Arthropod Management Tests

January 2002; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

hypothermia

Colin Blakemore and Sheila Jennett.

in The Oxford Companion to the Body

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 1383 words.

has been reported during marathons, on the mountains, in caving and canoeing, at work on land and at sea, and

A stochastic frontier approach to running performance

Elmer Sterken.

in IMA Journal of Management Mathematics

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mathematics. 0 words.

Long-distance running performance depends on age of the runner and race distance. In this paper we apply a stochastic frontier approach to estimate optimal running performance across...

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The Wrangler

Marjorie Senechal.

in I Died for Beauty

December 2012; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Science and Technology. 4272 words.

This chapter describes events during Dorothy's attendance of Girton College in 1913. Dot went up to Girton to read math. To become a mathematician she had to do very well in the marathon...

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Temperature-Dependent Development of Aleyrodes proletella (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) on Two Cultivars of Broccoli Under Constant Temperatures

Daniel Alonso, Ana Azahara Gómez, Gloria Nombela and Mariano Muñiz.

in Environmental Entomology

February 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 4087 words.

Laboratory experiments were conducted to estimate developmental rates and nymphal survival of Aleyrodes proletella Linnaeus (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) on two broccoli Brassica oleracea L....

Integrative pipeline for profiling DNA copy number and inferring tumor phylogeny

Eugene Urrutia, Hao Chen, Zilu Zhou, Nancy R Zhang and Yuchao Jiang.

Edited by Bonnie Berger.

in Bioinformatics

June 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 1589 words.

Abstract

Summary

Copy number variation is an important and abundant source of variation in the human genome, which...

Pain

Christopher Eccleston.

in Embodied

November 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology. 11180 words.

Pain is discussed as a signal of disease and or a reason to avoid harm. The intriguing idea that pain might have some benefits in some situations is also discussed, in relation to rites of...

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Move That Fatty Acid: Fuel Selection and Transport in Migratory Birds and Bats

Christopher G. Guglielmo.

in Integrative and Comparative Biology

September 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 6316 words.

The metaphor of marathon running is inadequate to fully capture the magnitude of long-distance migratory flight of birds. In some respects a journey to the moon seems more appropriate....

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Collaborative annotation of genes and proteins between UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and dictyBase

P. Gaudet, L. Lane, P. Fey, A. Bridge, S. Poux, A. Auchincloss, K. Axelsen, S. Braconi Quintaje, E. Boutet, P. Brown, E. Coudert, R.S. Datta, W.C. de Lima, T. de Oliveira Lima, S. Duvaud, N. Farriol-Mathis, S. Ferro Rojas, M. Feuermann, A. Gateau, U. Hinz, C. Hulo, J. James, S. Jimenez, F. Jungo, G. Keller, P. Lemercier, D. Lieberherr, M. Moinat, A. Nikolskaya, I. Pedruzzi, C. Rivoire, B. Roechert, M. Schneider, E. Stanley, M. Tognolli, K. Sjölander, L. Bougueleret, R.L. Chisholm and A. Bairoch.

in Database

January 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology. 2861 words.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot, a curated protein database, and dictyBase, the Model Organism Database for Dictyostelium discoideum, have established a collaboration to improve data sharing. One of...

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Chronic and acute effects of endurance training on telomere length

Andrea Borghini, Guido Giardini, Alessandro Tonacci, Francesca Mastorci, Antonella Mercuri, Simona Mrakic Sposta, Sarah Moretti, Maria Grazia Andreassi and Lorenza Pratali.

in Mutagenesis

September 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 4544 words.

Telomere shortening is considered a cellular marker of health status and biological ageing. Exercise may influence the health and lifespan of an individual by affecting telomere length...

A Large Community Outbreak of Blastomycosis in Wisconsin With Geographic and Ethnic Clustering

Monika Roy, Kaitlin Benedict, Eszter Deak, Miles A. Kirby, Jena T. McNiel, Carrie J. Sickler, Eileen Eckardt, Ruth K. Marx, Richard T. Heffernan, Jennifer K. Meece, Bruce S. Klein, John R. Archer, Joan Theurer, Jeffrey P. Davis and Benjamin J. Park.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

September 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4321 words.

Background

Blastomycosis is a potentially life-threatening infection caused by the soil-based dimorphic fungus Blastomyces dermatitidis, which is endemic...

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