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Key statistics on operating characteristics of the import/export, wholesale and retail trades, and accommodation and food services sectors in 2013

Hong Kong (HKSAR) – According to the results of the 2013 Annual Survey of Economic Activities – Import/Export, Wholesale and Retail Trades, and Accommodation and Food Services Sectors released today (November 28) by the Census and Statistics Department (CSD), the import/export,… … 20 more words

Key statistics on operating characteristics of the information and communications, financing and insurance, professional and business services sectors in 2013

Hong Kong (HKSAR) – The Census and Statistics Department (CSD) released today (November 28) the results of the 2013 Annual Survey of Economic Activities – Information and Communications, Financing and Insurance, Professional and Business Services Sectors. 22 more words

CD30 expression is a novel prognostic indicator in extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type

Extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type (ENKTL), is an aggressive type of lymphoma whose standard treatment and validated prognostic model have not yet been defined. 31 more words

Shifting between self-governing and being governed: a qualitative study of older persons' self-determination

Older persons’right to exercise self-determination in daily life is supported by several laws. Research shows that older persons’self-determination is not fully respected within the healthcare sector. 23 more words

A survey of food bank operations in five Canadian cities

Food banks have emerged in response to growing food insecurity among low-income groups in many affluent nations, but their ability to manage this problem is questionable. 29 more words

Systematic identification and quantification of phase variation in commensal and pathogenic Escherichia coli

Bacteria have been shown to generate constant genetic variation in a process termed phase variation. We present a tool, based on whole genome sequencing that allows detection and quantification of coexisting genotypes mediated by genomic inversions in bacterial cultures. 17 more words

Fatty acid-amino acid conjugates are essential for systemic activation of salicylic acid-induced protein kinase and accumulation of jasmonic acid in Nicotiana attenuata

Herbivory induces the activation of mitogen-activated protein kinases (MAPKs), the accumulation of jasmonates and defensive metabolites in damaged leaves and in distal undamaged leaves. Previous studies mainly focused on individual responses and a limited number of systemic leaves, and more… … 22 more words