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Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a potent endothelial cell mitogen which mediates its effects by binding to tyrosine kinase receptors. We have characterized the VEGF-activated intracellular signal transduction pathway in bovine aortic endothelial cells and correlated this to its mitogenic effects. VEGF induced concentration- and time-dependent(More)
A commentary on Whatever next? Predictive brains, situated agents, and the future of cognitive science. by Clark, A. (in press). Behav. Brain Sci. Clark (in press) discusses virtues of the neurocomputational perspective of predic-tive coding 1 , as well as evidential, conceptual , and methodological limits. I expand on some such methodological limits by(More)
This paper is a methodological and theoretical meditation on how some research has approached the question of the evolution of human cognitive traits. I discuss views that explicitly or implicitly endorse a view of human cognition as originating from a cause that can be singled out. Following Ross and Ladyman (2010), I suggest that this “singling-out”(More)
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