Example sentences for: stiles

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  • Cochran and Stiles were among the first to use differential cloning methods to identify PDGF-regulated genes in fibroblasts [ 26 ] . These investigators focused on the expression of immediate/early PDGF-stimulated genes, by activating the cells in the presence of inhibitors of protein synthesis such as cycloheximide, thereby preventing the expression of secondary genes.

  • Although all birds detect red objects and some birds do have their greatest spectral sensitivity and finest hue discrimination towards the long-wavelength (red) end of the spectrum (Stiles 1981), they can also respond to ultraviolet light, and there is no evidence that, for example, hummingbirds have greater spectral sensitivity or greater spectral discrimination ability in the red part of the spectrum (Goldsmith and Goldsmith 1979).

  • For example, flowers that are pollinated by birds—bird flowers—produce nectar at much higher rates than those pollinated by bees (Stiles 1981).

  • The leads, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Julia Stiles, are "scrubbed, wholesome and bland," while the writer-director Kris Isacsson "flees from anything that might involve real human emotion, or for that matter any credible human activity other than looking good" (A.O.

  • Both names (along with the no-longer-common "John-a-'nokes" and "John-a-'stiles") derive from legal custom dating back almost to medieval times, in cases where suit needed, for arcane reasons, to be filed against a legally fictitious person.


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