Sperm Chromatin

Autore: Armand Zini
Editore: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781441968579
Grandezza: 26,41 MB
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Sperm DNA damage is common and has been associated with reduced rates of conception, impaired embryonic development and increased risk of miscarriage. Although the exact causes of sperm DNA damage are unknown, it is clear that infertile men possess substantially higher levels of sperm DNA damage than do fertile men. Written by leading, internationally renowned clinicians and basic scientists with expertise in sperm DNA, Sperm Chromatin: Biological and Clinical Applications in Male Infertility and Assisted Reproduction provides readers with a thoughtful and comprehensive review of the biological and clinical significance of sperm DNA damage. The work covers the fundamental principles of sperm chromatin architecture and function, the proposed modes of DNA damage and repair, the tests of sperm DNA damage, the clinical aspects of DNA damage and the impact of DNA damage on reproductive outcome. Unlike any other title on the topic, Sperm Chromatin: Biological and Clinical Applications in Male Infertility and Assisted Reproduction is an invaluable addition to the literature and will serve as an indispensable resource for basic scientists with an interest in sperm biology and for urologists, gynecologists, reproductive endocrinologists, and embryologists working in the field of infertility.

Gobbolino The Witch S Cat

Autore: Ursula Moray Williams
Editore: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1509858172
Grandezza: 36,53 MB
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No one could mistake Gobbolino for a simple kitchen cat, with his sparky whiskers and magic tricks, but that's just what the witch's kitten wants to be. Instead of learning how to turn mice into toads for the witch's brew, Gobbolino sets out on an adventure to find a family and a home of his own. Reissued for its seventy-fifth anniversary with illustrations by the award-winning Catherine Rayner, this classic tale has been loved by generations of children.

The Tesla Legacy

Autore: Mike Befeler
Editore:
ISBN: 9780692844236
Grandezza: 28,30 MB
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One of Nikola Tesla's inventions gets into the hands of terrorists and leads to earthquakes at airports across the United States. It's up to a Denver police officer and two mathematicians to determine when the next strikes will be and what other Tesla invention the terrorists will use.

Pride S Crossing

Autore: Tina Howe
Editore: Theatre Communications Grou
ISBN: 9781559361538
Grandezza: 26,18 MB
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The latest work by the award-winning author of Coastal Disturbances and The Art of Dining.

They Knew What They Wanted

Autore: Sidney Coe Howard
Editore:
ISBN: 9781258818548
Grandezza: 54,78 MB
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You Only Rock Once

Autore: Jerry Blavat
Editore: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0762443626
Grandezza: 69,67 MB
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The long-awaited autobiography of entertainment icon Jerry Blavat, You Only Rock Once is the wildly entertaining and unfiltered story of the man whose career began at the age of 13 on the TV dance show Bandstand and became a music legend. Lifelong friendships with the likes of Sammy Davis Jr. and Frank Sinatra, a controversial relationship with Philadelphia Mafia boss Angelo Bruno that resulted in a decade-long FBI investigation, and much more colors this amazing journey from the early 60s through today. Now, some 50 years after his first radio gig, Blavat puts it all in perspective in this uniquely American tale of a “little cockroach kid” borne out of the immigrant experience who lived the American Dream.

Jessica Alba

Autore: Ursula Rivera
Editore: Childrens Press
ISBN: 9780516239095
Grandezza: 68,62 MB
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Presents a biography of Jessica Alba

Verb Meaning And The Lexicon

Autore: Gillian Catriona Ramchand
Editore: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139469541
Grandezza: 74,33 MB
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The relationship between the meaning of words and the structure of sentences is an important area of research in linguistics. Studying the connections between lexical conceptual meaning and event structural relations, this book arrives at a modular classification of verb types within English and across languages. Ramchand argues that lexical encyclopedic content and event structural aspects of meaning need to be systematically distinguished, and that thematic and aspectual relations belong to the latter domain of meaning. The book proposes a syntactic decompositional view of core verbal meaning, and sets out to account for the variability and systematicity of argument structure realisation across verb types. It also proposes an interesting view of lexical insertion.

Lollipop Lounge

Autore: Genya Ravan
Editore: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781492921820
Grandezza: 31,67 MB
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Few performers in the music industry today can claim the longevity and respect earned by Genya Ravan. Always a pioneer, Genya formed Goldie and the Gingerbreads in the early sixties, touring behind a string of European hits with the Stones, Kinks, Yardbirds and Hollies as the first all female rock and roll band. Later she resurfaced back in the US as the powerful voice of Ten Wheel Drive, one of the original horn jazz-fusion bands. In the seventies she expanded her repertoire becoming the world's first independent female producer, with critically acclaimed records by Ronnie Spector and the Dead Boys, "Young Loud and Snotty," labeled the ultimate punk album by many reviewers. During the same period Hilly Krystal summoned Genya to head up CBGB Records In 2003 she received critical acclaim for her memoir, Lollipop Lounge one of the great tales of Rock and Roll survival. She also hosts two monthly radio shows for Little Steven's Underground Garage on Sirius/XM; "Chicks and Broads" in which she covers the often forgotten music of female artists from the 40's to the present, as well as "Goldie's Garage" in which she continues her long career of showcasing new and unsigned bands.

The Story Of A Seagull And The Cat Who Taught Her To Fly

Autore: Luis Sepúlveda
Editore:
ISBN: 9781846884009
Grandezza: 26,48 MB
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A Cat, A Seagull, An Impossible Task...Caught up in an oil spill, a dying seagull scrambles ashore to lay her final egg and lands on a balcony, where she meets Zorba, a big black cat from the port of Hamburg. The cat promises the seagull to look after the egg, not to eat the chick once it's hatched and - most difficult of all - to teach the baby gull to fly. Will Zorba and his feline friends honour the promise and give Lucky, the adopted little seagull, the strength to discover her true nature?