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  • Canada and the green economy 

    Kuszewski, Judy; Crowther, Yasmin (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2012-10) - Report
    Canada has a complex relationship with the global efforts to move to a green economy. Its policymakers and business leaders need to balance the country’s vast natural resources and the economic growth that they can foster, ...
  • Canalization of genetic and pharmacological perturbations in developing primary neuronal activity patterns 

    Charlesworth, Paul; Morton, Andrew; Eglen, Stephen J; Komiyama, Noboru H; Grant, Seth G N (2015) - Journal article
    The function of the nervous system depends on the integrity of synapses and the patterning of electrical activity in brain circuits. The rapid advances in genome sequencing reveal a large number of mutations disrupting ...
  • Cancellative and Malcev presentations for finite Rees index subsemigroups and extensions 

    Cain, Alan James; Robertson, Edmund Frederick; Ruskuc, Nik (2008-02) - Journal article
    It is known that, for semigroups, the property of admitting a finite presentation is preserved on passing to subsemigroups and extensions of finite Rees index. The present paper shows that the same holds true for Malcev, ...
  • Cancer treatment and gonadal function : experimental and established strategies for fertility preservation in children and young adults 

    Anderson, Richard A; Mitchell, Rod T; Kelsey, Thomas W; Spears, Norah; Telfer, Evelyn E; Wallace, W Hamish B (2015-07) - Journal article
    Preservation of gonadal function,is an important priority for the long-term health of cancer survivors of both sexes and all ages at treatment.. The loss of an opportunity for fertility is a prime concern in both male and ...
  • Candidate gravitational microlensing events for future direct lens imaging 

    Henderson, C. B.; Park, H.; Sumi, T.; Udalski, A.; Gould, A.; Tsapras, Y.; Han, C.; Gaudi, B. S.; Bozza, V.; Abe, F.; Bennett, D. P.; Bond, I. A.; Botzler, C. S.; Freeman, M.; Fukui, A.; Fukunaga, D.; Itow, Y.; Koshimoto, N.; Ling, C. H.; Masuda, K.; Matsubara, Y.; Muraki, Y.; Namba, S.; Ohnishi, K.; Rattenbury, N. J.; Saito, To; Sullivan, D. J.; Suzuki, D.; Sweatman, W. L.; Tristram, P. J.; Tsurumi, N.; Wada, K.; Yamai, N.; Yock, P. C. M.; Yonehara, A.; Szymanski, M. K.; Kubiak, M.; Pietrzynski, G.; Soszynski, I.; Skowron, J.; Kozlowski, S.; Poleski, R.; Ulaczyk, K.; Wyrzykowski, L.; Pietrukowicz, P.; Almeida, L. A.; Bos, M.; Choi, J. -Y.; Christie, G. W.; Depoy, D. L.; Dong, S.; Friedmann, M.; Hwang, K. -H.; Jablonski, F.; Jung, Y. K.; Kaspi, S.; Lee, C. -U.; Maoz, D.; McCormick, J.; Moorhouse, D.; Natusch, T.; Ngan, H.; Pogge, R. W.; Shin, I. -G.; Shvartzvald, Y.; Tan, T. -G.; Thornley, G.; Yee, J. C.; Allan, A.; Bramich, Daniel Martyn; Browne, Paul; Dominik, Martin; Horne, Keith Douglas; Hundertmark, Markus Peter Gerhard; Figuera Jaimes, Roberto Jose; Kains, Noé; Snodgrass, C.; Steele, I. A.; Street, Rachel Amanda; MOA Collaboration; OGLE Collaboration; FUN Collaboration; RoboNet Collaboration (2014-10-10) - Journal article
    The mass of the lenses giving rise to Galactic microlensing events can be constrained by measuring the relative lens-source proper motion and lens flux. The flux of the lens can be separated from that of the source, ...
  • A "candidate-interactome" aggregate analysis of genome-wide association data in multiple sclerosis 

    Mechelli, Rosella; Umeton, Renato; Policano, Claudia; Annibali, Viviana; Coarelli, Giulia; Ricigliano, Vito A. G.; Vittori, Danila; Fornasiero, Arianna; Buscarinu, Maria Chiara; Zajicek, John Peter; Romano, Silvia; Salvetti, Marco; Ristori, Giovanni (2013-05-16) - Journal article
    Though difficult, the study of gene-environment interactions in multifactorial diseases is crucial for interpreting the relevance of non-heritable factors and prevents from overlooking genetic associations with small but ...
  • The Cannabinoid Use in Progressive Inflammatory brain Disease (CUPID) trial : a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled parallel-group multicentre trial and economic evaluation of cannabinoids to slow progression in multiple sclerosis 

    Ball, Susan; Vickery, Jane; Hobart, Jeremy; Wright, Dave; Green, Colin; Shearer, James; Nunn, Andrew; Cano, Mayam Gomez; MacManus, David; Miller, David; Mallik, Shahrukh; Zajicek, John (2015-02) - Journal article
    BACKGROUND: The Cannabinoid Use in Progressive Inflammatory brain Disease (CUPID) trial aimed to determine whether or not oral Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) slowed the course of progressive multiple sclerosis (MS); ...
  • Canon before Canon, Literature before Literature: Thomas Pope Blount and the Scope of Early Modern Learning 

    Williams, Kelsey Jackson (2014) - Journal article
    Sir Thomas Pope Blount (1649–1697), an English essayist and country gentleman, published two major literary biobibliographies, Censura celebriorum authorum (1690) and De re poetica (1694). In this essay, Kelsey Jackson ...
  • Canonical quantization of macroscopic electromagnetism 

    Philbin, Thomas Gerard (2010-12) - Journal article
    Application of the standard canonical quantization rules of quantum field theory to macroscopic electromagnetism has encountered obstacles due to material dispersion and absorption. This has led to a phenomenological ...
  • Capability for sustainability : does today’s Civil Service have the skills to translate challenge to opportunity? 

    Sustainable Development Commission; Great Britain. National School of Government; Great Britain. Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Sustainable Development Commission, 2008-04-10) - Report
    Does today’s Civil Service have the skills to translate challenge to opportunity? A report from Sustainable Development Commission working with the National School for Government, Department for Environment, Food and Rural ...
  • The capacities of anyone : accommodating the universal human subject as value and in space 

    Rapport, Nigel Julian (Berghahn Books, 2014-03) - Book item
  • Capital and income breeding : the role of food supply 

    Stephens, Philip A.; Houston, Alasdair I.; Harding, Karin C.; Boyd, Ian L.; McNamara, John M. (2014-04) - Journal article
    An aspect of life history that has seen increasing attention in recent years is that of strategies for financing the costs of offspring production. These strategies are often described by a continuum ranging from capital ...
  • Capital structure dynamics of US-based multinationals (MNCs) and domestic (DCs) firms 

    Camara, Omar (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    This thesis is an empirical investigation of three related capital structure dynamics of US-based multinationals and their domestic counterparts. Specifically, the thesis examined whether there are differences in capital ...
  • Capitalising on the Irish land question : land reform and state banking in Ireland, 1891–1938 

    Foley-Fisher, Nathan; McLaughlin, Eoin (2016-03-18) - Journal article
    Land reform and its financial arrangements are central elements of modern Irish history. Yet to date, the financial mechanisms underpinning Irish land reform have been overlooked. The article outlines the mechanisms of ...
  • Capture-recapture abundance estimation using a semi-complete data likelihood approach 

    King, Ruth; T. McClintock, Brett; Kidney, Darren; Borchers, David (2016-03) - Journal article
    Capture-recapture data are often collected when abundance estimation is of interest. In the presence of unobserved individual heterogeneity, specified on a continuous scale for the capture probabilities, the likelihood is ...
  • Capturing the cloud of diversity reveals complexity and heterogeneity of MRSA carriage, infection and transmission 

    Paterson, Gavin K; Harrison, Ewan M; Murray, Gemma G R; Welch, John J; Warland, James H; Holden, Matthew T G; Morgan, Fiona J E; Ba, Xiaoliang; Koop, Gerrit; Harris, Simon R; Maskell, Duncan J; Peacock, Sharon J; Herrtage, Michael E; Parkhill, Julian; Holmes, Mark A (2015-03-27) - Journal article
    Genome sequencing is revolutionizing clinical microbiology and our understanding of infectious diseases. Previous studies have largely relied on the sequencing of a single isolate from each individual. However, it is not ...
  • Carbon accounting : too little too late? 

    Jackson, Rachel (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2009-03-19) - Working or discussion paper
    Discusses the radical changes needed to sustain corporate activity while reducing our impact on the changing climate, addressing the needs of a demanding society and reflecting global movements towards greater accountability ...
  • Carbon and the commons in the Zambezi teak (Baikiaea plurijuga, Harms) forests of western Zambia : sustainable forest management for commodity and community 

    Musgrave, Michael K. (University of St Andrews, 2014-12-01) - Thesis
    This study attempted a holistic synthesis of the problems of Sustainable Development (SD) and Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) in the dry deciduous forests of south western Zambia. There are scale-based implications ...
  • Carbon emissions from schools : where they arise and how to reduce them 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2008-07-15) - Report
    The Sustainable Development Commission has worked with the Department for Education to understand the carbon emissions associated with the English schools estate. This analysis looks at schools’ current contribution to ...
  • The carbon jigsaw 

    Association of Chartered Certified Accountants; Forum for the Future; Baker and McKenzie; KPMG; Deloitte (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2011-03-14) - Working or discussion paper
    A volume of seven papers designed to help readers understand how the carbon crisis will affect businesses. Each paper addresses a key issue in the field of climate change and the low-carbon economy.