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Domestication of many plants has correlated with dramatic increases in fruit size. In tomato, one quantitative trait locus (QTL), fw2.2, was responsible for a large step in this process. When transformed into large-fruited cultivars, a cosmid derived from the fw2.2 region of a small-fruited wild species reduced fruit size by the predicted amount and had the(More)
The Urban Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan policy research and educational organization that examines the social, economic, and governance problems facing the nation. The views expressed are those of the authors and should not be attributed to the Urban Institute, its trustees, or its funders. In the 1990s and early 2000s, the Department of Housing and(More)
Absorption of carbonyl sulphide in aqueous piperazine, 581 acetone 73 adsorption 657 aldol condensation 73 alkanolamine 498, 973 alternative schemes 610 ambient conditions 891 amines 132 Application of the penetration theory for gas – liquid mass transfer without liquid bulk – differences with systems with a bulk,
The " Sustainable neighborhoods " has become widely proposed objective of urban planners, scholars, and local government agencies. However, after decades of discussion, there is still no consensus on the definition of sustainable neighborhoods To gain new information on this issue, this paper develops a quantitative method for classifying neighborhood(More)
Interest continues to grow in spatial opportunity structures and their role in shaping housing policy, community development, and equity planning. To this end, many have tried to quantify the geography of opportunity and quite literally plot it on a map. In addition, the Department of Housing and Urban Development is requiring its grant recipients to(More)
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