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Burning for the Buddha: Self-Immolation in Chinese Buddhism
"Burning for the Buddha" is the first book-length study of the theory and practice of "abandoning the body" (self-immolation) in Chinese Buddhism. It examines the hagiographical accounts of all thoseExpand
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Comparative modeling and analysis of microfluidic and conventional DNA microarrays.
A theoretical analysis was developed to predict molecular hybridization rates for microarrays where samples flow through microfluidic channels and for conventional microarrays where samples remainExpand
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Tea in China: A Religious and Cultural History
This is not a general history of tea in China, nor does it pretend to be. The operative part of the title is actually the subtitle: A Religious and Cultural History. As will be obvious to anyone whoExpand
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Multiple Meanings of Buddhist Self-Immolation in China — A Historical Perspective
offer this contribution to the study of the recent wave of selfimmolations in Tibet not because I believe that the historical perspective on Buddhist self-immolation is the only useful one, but inExpand
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Predictive correlation of oxygen and carbon dioxide transfer in a blood oxygenator with induced secondary flows.
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Temporary targeted renal blood flow interruption using a reverse thermosensitive polymer to facilitate bloodless partial nephrectomy: a swine survival study
What's known on the subject? and What does the study add?
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Temporary targeted hemostasis to facilitate bloodless partial nephrectomy.
OBJECTIVE To extend previous robotic-assisted techniques developed in the swine model to studies of laparoscopic and open partial nephrectomy conducted in pigs and calves, designed to encompassExpand
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Upper and lower bounds on oxygen transfer rates: A theoretical consideration
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Targeted Endovascular Temporary Vessel Occlusion with a Reverse Thermosensitive Polymer for Near-Bloodless Partial Nephrectomy: Comparison to Standard Surgical Clamping Techniques
PurposeTo determine whether reversible blood flow interruption to a randomly chosen target region of the kidney may be achieved with the injection of a reverse thermoplastic polymer through anExpand
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