axolotl


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larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives without metamorphosing

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Contract award notice: Aquatic Equipment to Rear, Maintain and Breed Axolotls PROC DMC ITT/802.
Con el salvaje (un personaje mitad bestia y mitad hombre), nuevamente asistimos al encuentro entre naturaleza y cultura: como el mexicano, el salvaje es tambien una criatura melancolica, pero si la melancolia del axolotl proviene de la contraposicion entre el nino y el hombre y de la incapacidad de crecer, la del salvaje condensa el choque entre barbarie y civilizacion, por ello es la otredad y el sentido de la diferencia lo que le provoca su sufrimiento melancolico.
Long after this unforgettable show has closed, long after humanity perishes altogether, the endangered axolotl will thrive; healthy maggots will nourish surviving primates; and mosquitoes will be preserved mid-copulation in glowing amber.
For many years Tanaka and her research group have been studying the regenerative potential of axolotls at the molecular level.
Unfortunately, wild axolotls are now nearly extinct due to the pollution of Lake Xochimilco.
La filiacion de los cuentos Lejana y Axolotl se da en continuidad con una consagrada tradicion de la literatura hispanoamericana contemporanea: la narrativa fantastica argentina, la que adquirio fama internacional a partir de las fabulaciones cosmologicas de Borges en su texto Ficciones, publicado el ano 1934.
UnitedHealth/lngenix recently purchased Axolotl and renamed the company Optumlnsight Regardless, the newly branded vendor has 14 live public HIEs, more than any of its competitors, and is making a deep penetration into the private HIE market as well, with eight validated private HIEs, Allphin says.
Using the Mexican axolotl as a model to represent the evolutionary lineage leading to land animals, and paddlefish as a model for the branch leading to ray-finned fishes, the researchers found that electrosensors develop in precisely the same pattern from the same embryonic tissue in the developing skin, confirming that this is an ancient sensory system.
In August, UnitedHealth said it had agreed to acquire Axolotl Corp.
Primate keeper Kirsty Thornton shares her flat with five rabbits, two chipmunks, two chinchillas, four rats, a hamster and an axolotl.
US healthcare IT company Ingenix yesterday said it has agreed to acquire Axolotl, a health information exchange (HIE) firm, to boost its healthcare community connectivity operations.
17 August 2010 - US healthcare IT company Ingenix yesterday said it has agreed to acquire Axolotl, a health information exchange (HIE) firm, to boost its healthcare community connectivity operations.
Pero no se trata simplemente de la metamorfosis de un ser humano en otro ser, en este caso extrano e inexplicable, sino de una escision fantastica de la identidad, por la cual el hombre vuelto axolotl no solo no deja de ser hombre --como en las historias tradicionales de transformaciones, cuyo ejemplo mas famoso es El asno de oro de Apuleyo--sino que se escinde en dos seres a la vez, en un axolotl y un ser humano.
AaAaAaContenders for the 45,000-euro Leipzig Book Fair prize, to be awarded Thursday, include 18-year-old German author Helene Hegemann, who was accused of plagiarism after lifting large chunks of text from a blogger in her debut novel, Axolotl Roadkill.