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Behavioral Changes and Morphological Plasticity in the Prefrontal Cortex during Neuropathic Pain
Chronic pain is a serious public health problem that is often intractable to known therapies. While cellular adaptations that occur in the periphery and spinal cord are fairly well-understood, less is known about adaptations ...
Forensic DNA genotyping of pelagic marine fish larvae sampled across the Western North Atlantic Continental Shelf
This project generated an archive of purified genomic DNA from 300 pelagic marine fish larvae collected through the CofC Transects program from November 2003-November 2005 at 20 oceanic sampling stations spanning the ...
Microscopic Evaluations of Differences Between Synchronous and Asynchronous Insect Flight Muscles
Projectin and mp20, protein components of insect muscle are under investigation for their role in muscle contraction. Many studies in <i>Drosophila melanogaster</i> flight muscles indicate that projectin is ...
The Morality of Evolution: Kurt Vonnegut's Liberal Humanist Interpretation of Darwinian Theory
This essay examines the moral codes advocated by Kurt Vonnegut in his novels <i>Cat's Cradle,</i> <i>Player Piano,</i> <i>God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater,</i> and <i>Slapstick.</i> ...