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Sex differences in the associations between L-arginine pathway metabolites, skeletal muscle mass and function, and their responses to resistance exercise, in old age
Objectives The current study was designed to explore the associations between L-arginine metabolites and muscle mass and function in old age, which are largely unknown. Design The study used a randomised, double-blind, ...
Social Justice, Human Rights and the Values of Probation
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)
An environmental study of the Nant-y-Fendrod stream in South Wales
The Nant-y-Fendrod stream in South Wales fails to meet the water quality standards set out by the European Union Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC). The Directive requires that all waterbodies in the United Kingdom ...
DNA Barcoding for Industrial Quality Assurance
DNA barcoding methods originally developed for the identification of plant specimens have been applied to the authentication of herbal drug materials for industrial quality assurance. These methods are intended to be ...
Short But Not Sweet: A study of the impact of short custodial sentences on mothers & their children
(De Montfort University, 2017-07-11)
This research report is based on a small scale study of 17 post prison mothers, and their fifty children The report serves to highlight the significant harm of short custodial sentences on mothers and their children. The ...
Genus-Specific Real-Time PCR and HRM Assays to Distinguish Liriope from Ophiopogon Samples
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2017-10-26)
Liriope and Ophiopogon species have a long history of use as traditional medicines across East Asia. They have also become widely used around the world for ornamental and landscaping purposes. The morphological similarities ...
Sulfated glycosaminoglycans in bladder tissue and urine of rats after acute exposure to paraoxon and cyclophosphamide
Glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) in the urine of Wistar rats, and on the surface of the epithelium and lamina propria of the bladder, were quantitatively assessed before and after acute intoxication with paraoxon or cyclophosphamide. ...
Why Punish? An Introduction to the Philosophy of Punishment
(Book) A study of the origins, purposes and ethics of punishment
Prisoners' Children and Families