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What Professors Actually Require: Academic Tasks for the ESL Classroom
Surveys of academic writing have an important role to play in providing a more complete picture of writing than the “process” approach has given us. However, previous academic writing surveys haveExpand
PHA applications: addressing the price performance issue: I. Tissue engineering.
This paper describes the development of medical applications for polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs), a class of natural polymers with a wide range of thermoplastic properties. Methods are described forExpand
The biological and physical chemistry of polyhydroxyalkanoates as seen by NMR spectroscopy
The use of 13C NMR spectroscopy to study the biosynthesis, degradation and physical properties of polyhydroxyallkanoates (PHAs) is described. Solution-state NMR of whole cells allows directExpand
Synthesis and properties of oligonucleotides containing 2'-deoxynebularine and 2'-deoxyxanthosine.
The preparation of synthetic oligonucleotides containing 2'-deoxynebularine (dN) and 2'-deoxyxanthosine (dX) is described. The thermal stabilities of duplexes containing dX, dN, and 2'-deoxyinosineExpand
Reduction of Cell Lysate Viscosity during Processing of Poly(3-Hydroxyalkanoates) by Chromosomal Integration of the Staphylococcal Nuclease Gene in Pseudomonas putida
ABSTRACT Poly(3-hydroxyalkanoates) (PHAs) are biodegradable thermoplastics which are accumulated by many bacterial species in the form of intracellular granules and which are thought to serve asExpand
Amorphous polymer granules
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The undergraduate research paper: Where research and writing meet
We encourage students to see research writing as the ongoing search for better questions, better answers, and better ways to communicate those answers. Expand
Function and Form in Essay Examination Prompts
A genre analysis of 284 essay examination prompts reveals specific discoursal characteristics which function to communicate what type of response will be considered legitimate. The main pedagogicalExpand