Patrick H F Nicholson

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  • Margaret Mcmillan, Karen Horn, Dani Rodrik, Jehan Arulpragasam, Sidney Bliss, Ewen Cobban +21 others
  • 2003
for taking the time to communicate with us and for providing us with data and documentation. We thank William Masters for extensive comments on an earlier draft and Lynne Pepall for several helpful conversations. Finally, we thank Ibrahim Elbadawi and Stephen O'Conell for helpful comments. The authors are grateful to the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations for(More)
Neurotransmitter release from presynaptic terminals is under the tight control of various metabotropic receptors. We report here that in addition to the regulation of Ca(2+) channel activity, metabotropic GABA(B) receptors (GABA(B)Rs) at murine hippocampal glutamatergic synapses utilize an inhibitory pathway that directly targets the synaptic vesicle(More)
BACKGROUND Little is known about the relative effectiveness of calcium supplementation from food or pills with or without vitamin D supplementation for bone mass accrual during the rapid growth period. OBJECTIVE The purpose was to examine the effects of both food-based and pill supplements of calcium and vitamin D on bone mass and body composition in(More)
CONTEXT Serotonin plays a potential role in bone metabolism, but the nature and extent of this relationship is unclear and human studies directly addressing the skeletal effect of circulating serotonin are rare. OBJECTIVE The study aimed to investigate the associations between serum serotonin and bone traits at multiple skeletal sites in women and men. (More)
  • Margaret Mcmillan, Dani Rodrik, Karen Horn, Welch, Jehan Arulpragasam, Sidney Bliss +21 others
  • 2002
for taking the time to communicate with us and for providing us with data and documentation. We thank William Masters for extensive comments on an earlier draft and Lynne Pepall for several helpful conversations. Needless to say, we alone are responsible for remaining errors of fact, interpretation, and judgment. The authors are grateful to the Ford and(More)
  • Margaret Mcmillan, Dani Rodrik, Karen Horn, Welch, Jehan Arulpragasam, Sidney Bliss +21 others
  • 2002
Mozambique liberalized its cashew sector in the early 1990s in response to pressure from the World Bank. Opponents of the reform have argued that the policy did little to benefit poor cashew farmers while bankrupting factories in urban areas. Using a welfare-theoretic framework, we analyze the available evidence and provide an accounting of the(More)
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