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  • Cellular and environmental control of glycine transport in HeLa and Xenopus laevis cultured cells 

    Hume, Susan Patricia (University of St Andrews, 1975) - Thesis
    1 (a) Accumulative transport systems for glycine were identified in HeLa and Xenopus laevis kidney cells. In both cell types, influx and efflux obey Michaelis- Menten kinetics and kinetic constants were calculated for both ...
  • Cellular and molecular studies of postembryonic muscle fibre recruitment in zebrafish (Danio rerio L.) 

    Lee, Hung-Tai (University of St Andrews, 2010-06-23) - Thesis
    Cellular and molecular mechanisms of postembryonic muscle fibre recruitment were investigated in zebrafish (Danio rerio L.), a standard animal model for developmental and genetic studies. Distinct cellular mechanisms of ...
  • Cellular and proteomic studies of the mitochondrial ABAD/Aβ complex : investigating its role in Alzheimer's disease 

    Taylor, Margaret Alexandra (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    The focus of this thesis is to investigate the intracellular protein-peptide complex 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase (HADH), also known as ABAD (amyloid- binding alcohol dehydrogenase) and amyloid-beta peptide (Aβ). This ...
  • Cellular stress responses to chronic heat shock and shell damage in temperate Mya truncata 

    Sleight, Victoria A.; Peck, Lloyd S.; Dyrynda, Elisabeth A.; Smith, Valerie J.; Clark, Melody S. (2018-05-12) - Journal article
    Acclimation, via phenotypic flexibility, is a potential means for a fast response to climate change. Understanding the molecular mechanisms underpinning phenotypic flexibility can provide a fine-scale cellular understanding ...
  • Cellulose II as bioethanol feedstock and its advantages over native cellulose 

    Nagarajan, Sanjay; Skillen, Nathan C.; Irvine, John T. S.; Lawton, Linda A.; Robertson, Peter K. J. (2017-09) - Journal article
    Alternative renewable energy must emerge to sustainably meet the energy demands of the present and future. Current alternatives to fossil fuels are electricity from solar, wind and tidal energies and biofuels. Biofuels, ...
  • “A Celtic Christology: the incarnation according to John Scottus Eriugena” by John F. Gavin 

    Hyland, William P. (St Mary's College, University of St Andrews, 2016-12-01) - Book review
    Review of: John F. Gavin, A Celtic Christology: The Incarnation According to John Scottus Eriugena (Eugene, Or.: Cascade Books, 2014)
  • A census of variability in globular cluster M 68 (NGC 4590) 

    Kains, N.; Arellano Ferro, A.; Figuera Jaimes, R.; Bramich, D. M.; Skottfelt, J.; Jørgensen, U. G.; Tsapras, Y.; Street, R. A.; Browne, P.; Dominik, M.; Horne, K.; Hundertmark, M.; Ipatov, S.; Snodgrass, C.; Steele, I. A.; Alsubai, K. A.; Bozza, V.; Calchi Novati, S.; Ciceri, S.; D'Ago, G.; Galianni, P.; Gu, S.-H.; Harpsøe, K.; Hinse, T. C.; Juncher, D.; Korhonen, H.; Mancini, L.; Popovas, A.; Rabus, M.; Rahvar, S.; Southworth, J.; Surdej, J.; Vilela, C.; Wang, X.-B.; Wertz, O. (2015-06) - Journal article
    Aims. We analyse 20 nights of CCD observations in the V and I bands of the globular cluster M 68 (NGC 4590) and use them to detect variable objects. We also obtained electron-multiplying CCD (EMCCD) observations for this ...
  • Central Europe from a Linguistic Viewpoint 

    Kamusella, Tomasz Dominik (2010) - Journal article
  • Central Europe through the lens of language and politics : on the sample maps from the Atlas of language politics in modern Central Europe 

    Kamusella, Tomasz Dominik; Nomachi, Motoki; Gibson, Catherine; University of St Andrews. School of History (Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University, 2017) - Book
  • The Central Intelligence Agency’s armed Remotely Piloted Vehicle-supported counter-insurgency campaign in Pakistan – a mission undermined by unintended consequences? 

    Bennett, Simon (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2014-09-01) - Journal article
    This paper views America's 'drones-first' counter-insurgency effort in Pakistan through the lens of Merton's theory of the unintended consequences of purposive action. It also references Beck’s Risk Society thesis, America’s ...
  • Centralisers and normalisers in symmetric and alternating groups 

    Bilgiç, Huseyin (University of St Andrews, 1998) - Thesis
    In this thesis, we analyse the structure of the centraliser of an element and of the normaliser of a cyclic subgroup in both Sn and An. We show that the centraliser in Sn of a permutation can be written as a direct product ...
  • Certain aspects of Ijitihād in Islamic jurisprudence : with special reference to the comparative study between Sunnī and Shī'ī principles 

    Rahim, Rahimin Affandi Abd. (University of St Andrews, 1991-07) - Thesis
    This work is concerned with certain aspects of Ijtihād in Islamic jurisprudence by the comparative study of Sunnī and Shī'ī views. The chosen aspects are; (1) The historical development of Ijtihād within both traditions. ...
  • Certain classes of group presentations 

    Vatansever, Bilal (University of St Andrews, 1993) - Thesis
    In Chapter two we look at the class F(n) = <R, S | Rⁿ = Sⁿ = (Rᵃ¹Sᵇ¹)ˣ¹(Rᶜ¹Sᵈ¹)ʸ¹(Rᵃ²Sᵇ²)ˣ² (Rᶜ²Sᵈ²)ʸ² …(RᵃᵐSᵇᵐ)ˣᵐ (RᶜᵐSᵈᵐ)ʸᵐ = 1 >. For some values of n, a[sub]i , b[sub]i, d[sub]i, x[sub]i, y[sub]i we give results on ...
  • Cetacean abundance and distribution in European Atlantic shelf waters to inform conservation and management 

    Hammond, Philip Steven; Macleod, Kelly; Berggren, Per; Borchers, David Louis; Burt, M Louise; Cañadas, Ana; Desportes, Genevieve; Donovan, Greg P; Gilles, Anita; Gillespie, Douglas Michael; Gordon, Jonathan Charles David; Hiby, Lex; Kuklik, Iwona; Leaper, Russell; Lehnert, Kristina; Leopold, Mardik; Lovell, Philip; Øien, Nils; Paxton, Charles G. M.; Ridoux, Vincent; Rogan, Emer; Samarra, Filipa Isabel Pereira; Scheidat, Meike; Sequeira, Marina; Siebert, Ursula; Skov, Henrik; Swift, Rene James; Tasker, Mark; Teilmann, Jonas; Van Canneyt, Olivier; Vázquez, José Antonio (2013-08) - Journal article
    The European Union (EU) Habitats Directive requires Member States to monitor and maintain at favourable conservation status those species identified to be in need of protection, including all cetaceans. In July 2005 we ...
  • Cetacean morbillivirus : current knowledge and future directions 

    Van Bressem, M.-F.; Duignan, P.J.; Banyard, A.; Barbieri, M.; Colegrove, K.M.; de Guise, S.; di Guardo, G.; Dobson, A.; Domingo, M.; Fauquier, D.; Fernandez, A.; Goldstein, T.; Grenfell, B.; Groch, K.R.; Gulland, F.; Jensen, B.A.; Jepson, P.D.; Hall, A.; Kuiken, T.; Mazzariol, S.; Morris, S.E.; Nielsen, O.; Raga, J.A.; Rowles, T.K.; Saliki, J.; Sierra, E.; Stephens, N.; Stone, B.; Tomo, I.; Wang, J.; Waltzek, T.; Wellehan, J.F.X. (2014-12-22) - Journal article
    We review the molecular and epidemiological characteristics of cetacean morbillivirus (CeMV) and the diagnosis and pathogenesis of associated disease, with six different strains detected in cetaceans worldwide. CeMV has ...
  • Cetacean studies using platforms of opportunity 

    Williams, Rob (University of St Andrews, 2003) - Thesis
    As human impact on marine ecosystems continues to grow, so too does the need for sound conservation and management strategies that are informed by science. Cetaceans, the whales, dolphins and porpoises, epitomise this ...
  • Cetaceans have complex brains for complex cognition 

    Marino, Lori; Connor, Richard C.; Fordyce, R. Ewan; Herman, Louis M.; Hof, Patrick R.; Lefebvre, Louis; Lusseau, David; McCowan, Brenda; Nimchinsky, Esther A.; Pack, Adam A.; Rendell, Luke; Reidenberg, Joy S.; Reiss, Diana; Uhen, Mark D.; Van der Gucht, Estel; Whitehead, Hal (2007-05) - Journal article
    The brain of a sperm whale is about 60% larger in absolute mass than that of an elephant. Furthermore, the brains of toothed whales and dolphins are significantly larger than those of any nonhuman primates and are second ...
  • Chains of subsemigroups 

    Cameron, Peter J.; Gadouleau, Maximilien; Mitchell, James D.; Peresse, Yann (2017-06) - Journal article
    We investigate the maximum length of a chain of subsemigroups in various classes of semigroups, such as the full transformation semigroups, the general linear semigroups, and the semigroups of order-preserving transformations ...
  • The challenge of the image : readings in the crisis of auto(bio)graphical self-representation : [with particular reference to Rousseau, Valéry and Barthes] 

    Myatt, Anna C. (University of St Andrews, 1999-03) - Thesis
    This thesis focuses on the 'challenge of the image' to self-perception and a central sense of selfhood. It suggests that, as a result of the trigger provided by this challenge, new intuitions of selfhood and new forms of ...
  • A challenge to the permissibility of procreation 

    Su, Yu-Ting (University of St Andrews, 2017-12-08) - Thesis
    The Non-Identity Problem (the NIP) raises a series of problems to the morality of procreation. The NIP, I believe, highlights a fundamental problem concerning the justifiability of procreation. In chapter 1, I introduce ...