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Testing an Adaptive Response Hypothesis of Alzheimer’s Disease

Loma Linda University Monday Seminar presentation, February 11, 2013. Also available on Prezi or for download.Continue readingTesting an Adaptive Response Hypothesis of Alzheimer’s Disease

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Cholesterol Dysregulation and Neurodegenerative Disease

Thesis proposal by Michael A. Castello, presented on October 26, 2012.Continue readingCholesterol Dysregulation and Neurodegenerative Disease

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Developing a Unifying Theory of Alzheimer’s Disease

Monday Seminar presentation, April 16, 2012.Continue readingDeveloping a Unifying Theory of Alzheimer’s Disease

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We Do, But We Aren’t: A critical examination of sex independent of marriage

The Christian community is rife with warnings about people having sexual relationships outside of the marriage commitment, a practice typically referred to as premarital sex. Abstinence is considered to be worth whatever hardship it incurs…Continue readingWe Do, But We Aren’t: A critical examination of sex independent of marriage

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Creators Don’t Get to Choose Which Business Model Works

As it becomes harder and harder to attack the logic of the CwF+RtB business model, I’ve seen a lot more people reaching for a kind of compromise or balance option. It goes something like, “Okay,…Continue readingCreators Don’t Get to Choose Which Business Model Works

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I Don’t Believe in Imaginary Property

Despite the attempts to elevate it to something tantamount to actual items, so-called “intellectual property” occupies the Land of Make-Believe along with unicorns and elves. Yet the very suggestion that the monopoly privileges associated with…Continue readingI Don’t Believe in Imaginary Property

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Bennet Lincoff’s Proposal Has a Familiar Stink

The Bennet Lincoff proposal has been getting a decent bit of play from the “copyright compromise” crowd, and advocates replacing copyright with a renamed “digital transmission right” that covers how digital files are used online.…Continue readingBennet Lincoff’s Proposal Has a Familiar Stink

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Paying Attention to Filesharing

Filesharers are all too often characterized as lawless neanderthals who “just want things for free.” Of course, the evidence shows that in fact, digital sales are increasing and many studies have suggested that sharers actually…Continue readingPaying Attention to Filesharing