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A genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci for ovarian cancer at 2q31 and 8q24
Nine additional candidate loci are reported on and analysis of HOXD1, MYC, TIPARP and SKAP1 at these loci and of BNC2 at 9p22 supports a functional role for these genes in ovarian cancer development.
Having a Say': Children and Young People Talk About Consultation
There has been a recent surge of interest in consulting children and young people about issues affecting them. Research in this area can in the main be said to have been motivated by adult agenda,
Highway Robbery? A Financial Analysis of Design, Build, Finance and Operate (DBFO) in UK Roads
Abstract The ex‐post facto cost of using private finance in roads is examined using a case study approach. The paper focuses on the first eight design, build, finance and operate (DBFO) roads
Playing through Pain: Children and Young People's Experiences of Physical Aggression and Violence in Sport
While there has been some focus on physical abuse in the general child abuse literature, there have been few studies examining the physical abuse of children in sport. This article focuses mainly on
The Cost of Using Private Finance to Build, Finance and Operate Hospitals
The cost of using private finance to build hospitals under the UK government's Private Finance Initiative (PFI) is analyzed to show how PFI charges create budget inflexibilities and are increasing the pressure on the NHS to cut their largest cost: the jobs, working conditions and pay of their staff.
The cost of using private finance for roads in Spain and the UK
Within the context of the growing worldwide tendency to fund road construction, operation and maintenance through a variety of private financing arrangements, this article explores the implications