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A method for the isolation of neurons and astrocytes from chick brain of different ages is described. In brief, the procedure involves incubation of the gray matter with trypsin, passage of the tissue successively through nylon/stainless steel screens of decreasing pore size, and further separation and purification of cell-enriched fractions by(More)
(RCP), a program at the University of Minnesota that convenes the wide-­‐ranging expertise of U of M faculty and students to address strategic local projects that advance community resilience and sustainability. RCP is a program of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) and the Institute on the Environment. This work is licensed under the Creative(More)
Silk protein sericins, in the recent years, find application in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals and as biomaterials. We investigate the potential of sericin, extracted from both mulberry Bombyx mori and different non-mulberry sources, namely, tropical tasar, Antheraea mylitta; muga, Antheraea assama; and eri, Samia ricini, as growth supplement in serum-free(More)
Anthropometric measurements of 1012 rural school-going children, selected randomly, were performed. There were 776 males and 236 females in the age group of 5-15 years. The values of weight and height were recorded for every child in the study sample. Age and sex break-up was studied and compared with the ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) standard.(More)
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