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Frásagnir og iðkun í eyðibýli: Upplifun ferðamanna á óhefðbundnum áfangastað
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Hafþór Óskarsson 1985


This study focuses on how tourists experience walking around in an abandoned farmhouse. Abandoned buildings belong to the marginal and their main identity and appeal are towards the ambiguous nature assigned to them, where past, present, culture, nature, absence and presence can be sensed. Those ... (1,342 characters more)


Mat á styrkgildum umbrotsefna í efnaskiptalíkönum með Monte Carlo hermun
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Freyr Sverrisson 1992


Skortur á gögnum hefur lengi hamlað þróun á kvikum líkönum í kerfislíffræði. Erfitt er að mæla gildi hraðafasta og styrkgildi allra um- brotsefna í lífverum. Tilraun var gerð til að meta styrkgildi umbrots- efna í grunnefnaskiptalíkani E.coli með slembisýnatöku á varmafræði- lega mögulegum ástönd... (366 characters more)


Ferðaþjónusta í Kötlu jarðvangi. Er sjálfbærni höfð að leiðarljósi?
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Hjörtur Ásbjarnarson 1989


Takmarkalaus áhugi erlendra ferðamanna á íslenskri náttúru og menningu hefur orsakað mikla fjölgun í komum erlendra ferðamanna til landsins á þessum allra síðustu árum. Mikill meirihluti þeirra ferðamanna sem til landsins koma ferðast um Suðurland Íslands og margir hverjir um mjög svo viðkvæma ná... (1,038 characters more)


A search for a cancer susceptibility gene in a high risk breast cancer family without a mutation in BRCA1 and BRCA2
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Edda Sigríður Freysteinsdóttir 1990


Approximately 5-10% of breast cancer (BC) patients belong to high-risk BC families. Although mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 account for close to half of such families, the majority is still unexplained. The aim of this study was to identify a new BC gene by analyzing whole genome sequencing (WGS) d... (2,449 characters more)


Immunotherapy for insect bite hypersensitivity in horses. Developement of methods for expressing and purifying recombinant allergens in insect cells and their application for evaluating immunotherapy
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Sara Björk Stefánsdóttir 1990


Insect bite hypersensitivity (IBH) is recurrent seasonal dermatitis of horses characterized by intense pruritus and eczema leading to excoriations which contribute to secondary infections. The lesions are mainly localized on the head, along the dorsal midline and at the base of the main and tail.... (3,096 characters more)