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  The Gram Parsons Homepage
Gram's influence was key in the development of such early 1970's bands as The Byrds, The Eagles and The Rolling Stones, as well as such new 1990's Gram inspired bands as Son Volt, The Jayhawks, The Lemonheads, Wilco and Dash Rip Rock.
Gram was the inspiration of the Country-Rock movement which involved such bands as The Eagles, Pure Prairie League, The New Riders Of The Purple Sage and The Desert Rose Band to name a few.
Gram died September 19, 1973 in Joshua Tree, California, a part of the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts, at the age of 26.
www.gramparsons.com /faq   (1043 words)

  Gram - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The gram or gramme (Greek/Latin root grámma) symbol g, is a unit of mass.
It was the base unit of mass in the original French metric system and the later centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units.
The gram is today the most widely used unit of measurement for non-liquid ingredients in cooking and grocery shopping worldwide.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gram   (239 words)

 Loyola Univ. Health Univ. Health Sys- Microbiology & Immunology:  GRAM STAIN
The Gram stain represents one of such tests.
The Gram stain is particularly useful in the presumptive diagnosis of bacterial meningitis, bacterial pneumonia, bacteriuria, gonorrhea, and pyogenic infections of the brain, lung, abdomen, pelvis and wounds.
In this program, you may explore the following aspects of the Gram stain and view examples of gram stained bacteria that are medically important.
www.meddean.luc.edu /lumen/DeptWebs/microbio/med/gram/gram-stn.htm   (128 words)

 Stinky Artists | Gram Rabbit
When Gram Rabbit boldly chose to title their debut album Music To Start A Cult To, one sensed they’d have to have a serious message, their own unique style and, perhaps, most importantly, a keen sense of irreverence in all that they do.
With Cultivation, Gram Rabbit’s follow-up album, the band again uses the album title to set the agenda for this next phase of their creative evolution.
Gram Rabbit have gained strong notice, and built a passionate following, for their high-energy live performances -- as illustrated by the sea of bunny ears that fans can be seen sporting at the band’s live shows.
www.stinkyrecords.com /stinky_artists/gram_rabbit.html   (659 words)

 Definition of Gram from dictionary.net
It was intended to be exactly, and is very nearly, equivalent to the weight in a vacuum of one cubic centimeter of pure water at its maximum density.
Gram degree, or Gramme degree (Physics), a unit of heat, being the amount of heat necessary to raise the temperature of one gram of pure water one degree centigrade.
Gram equivalent (Electrolysis), that quantity of the metal which will replace one gram of hydrogen.
www.dictionary.net /gram   (154 words)

 Gram Parsons
Gram Parsons was born Cecil Ingram Connors on November 5, 1946 in Winterhaven, Florida.
Gram's first band, when he was 12 years old, was The Pacers.
Gram left the Byrds prior to their South African tour and formed the Flying Burrito Brothers in 1969 with Chris Hillman, Chris Ethridge, Sneaky Pet Kleinow and later Michael Clarke.
emmylou.net /gram.html   (679 words)

 Hans Christian Joachim Gram (www.whonamedit.com)
Hans Christian Joachim Gram was the son of Frederik Terkel Julius Gram, a professor of jurisprudence, and Louise Christiane Roulund.
Gram’s early works concerned the study of red corpuscles in man with a particular reference to their size and health.
Gram was a very modest man and in his initial publication he stated, «I have therefore published the method, although I am aware that as yet it is very defective and imperfect; but it is hoped that also in the hands of other investigations it will turn out to be useful.
www.whonamedit.com /doctor.cfm/696.html   (941 words)

 LAB MANUAL, EXERCISE #5: More Streaking & Gram Stain
The gram characteristic is almost as fundamental to a bacterial description as its morphology.
The media the cells are grown in and the environmental conditions may also effect the outcome of a gram stain because these ultimately reflect on the chemical nature of the cell.
Your gram negative sample should be red and the gram positive blue.
www.slic2.wsu.edu:82 /hurlbert/micro101/pages/101lab5.html   (1196 words)

 Gram-negative - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gram-negative bacteria are those that do not retain crystal violet dye in the Gram staining protocol.
In a Gram stain test, a counterstain is added after the crystal violet, which colors all Gram-negative bacteria a red or pink color.
The test itself is useful in classifying two distinctly different types of bacteria based on structural differences in their cell walls.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gram-negative   (475 words)

 The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum
Gram's Trunk can be used as a starting point to motivate students to investigate the past, especially as it relates to themselves.
Tea Parties come after hard work, afternoon naps, (Gram grew up in the south, where people work hard early in the day and rest when it's hot, in the afternoon), when she knows we are sad, or for no good reason.
Gram and I have had them in the middle of the night when I had a nightmare or just woke up.
hoover.archives.gov /education/gramstrunk.html   (2253 words)

 Groovy - Gram
Gram is the little tidy bit of code in between.
You can use the Gram class as a main() and run it from your IDE if you wish.
So I tend to run the Gram command line tool from inside an Ant build.
groovy.codehaus.org /Gram   (239 words)

 The Strange Death of Gram Parsons: 1973
Although his music is by far the most vital part of the Gram Parsons story, his death is the first introduction to that story for many people.
Gram Parsons had been hanging out at the Joshua Tree National Monument for several years -- he went there regularly, with Chris Hillman when they were bandmates, and later with Keith Richards, to get high, commune with the cactus, and watch the sky for UFOs.
Sierra is currently preparing for the release of a Gram Parsons CD called The Early Years, which will feature the tracks from the earlier Shilos release, plus nine solo tracks recorded in New York with Dick Weissman, and concluding with the four early single sides by International Submarine Band.
ebni.com /byrds/memgrp6.html   (2734 words)

 Gram Parsons, The Early Years: 1960-1965
Gram Parsons had many gifts: his ground-breaking artistic vision, his infectious enthusiasm, and his undeniable musical talent.
Gram Parsons began to sample from her medicine cabinet as well.
Despite considerable strain in their relations, Bob Parsons helped his step-son wangle a draft deferment (on the grounds that he was supposedly 4-F), and encouraged him to apply to Harvard.
ebni.com /byrds/memgrp1.html   (1796 words)

 Gram Stain
In 1884, Hans Christian Gram, a Danish doctor working in Berlin, accidentally stumbled on a method which still forms the basis for the identification of bacteria.
Gram didn't know - he simply worked empirically.
We now know that the Gram reaction is based on the structure of the bacterial cell wall.
www.microbiologybytes.com /video/Gram.html   (341 words)

 Units: G
The gram was originally defined to be the mass of one cubic centimeter of pure water, but to provide precise standards it was necessary to construct physical objects of specified mass.
One gram is now defined to be 1/1000 of the mass of the standard kilogram, a platinum-iridium bar carefully guarded by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures in Paris for more than a century.
(The kilogram, rather than the gram, is considered the base unit of mass in the SI.) The gram is a small mass, equal to about 15.432 grains or 0.035 273 966 ounce.
www.unc.edu /~rowlett/units/dictG.html   (4824 words)

 Genetic RegulAtory Modules
At this stage (v 0.6) GRAM is consists of a GUI wrapper that feeds variables to the underlying algorithm.
Some fields are disabled in the basic mode of GRAM to prevent the user from accidentally changing important fields.
If the user understands the algorithm and is willing to risk crashing the algorithm with malicious or accidental inputs, then the user can select the "advanced" check box under the help menu and modify all variables.
psrg.lcs.mit.edu /GRAM/Index.html   (676 words)

 Gram Stain
In 1884, Hans Christian Gram, a Danish doctor working in Berlin, accidentally stumbled on a method which still forms the basis for the identification of bacteria.
We now know that the Gram reaction is based on the structure of the bacterial cell wall.
In Gram-positive bacteria, the purple crystal violet stain is trapped by the layer of peptidoglycan which forms the outer layer of the cell.
www-micro.msb.le.ac.uk /video/Gram.html   (402 words)

 GT Execution Management: GRAM
WS GRAM is not a job scheduler, but rather a set of services and clients for communicating with a range of different batch/cluster job schedulers using a common protocol.
WS GRAM is meant to address a range of jobs where reliable operation, stateful monitoring, credential management, and file staging are important.
With Globus Toolkit 3.x, WS GRAM is introduced as an OGSI implementation of resource management and is available in Globus Toolkit 3.0 and 3.2.
www.globus.org /toolkit/gram   (328 words)

 The MSDS HyperGlossary: Mass Unit Conversions
A gram is equal to the mass of water contained in a cube one cm on each side (one cubic centimeter = 1 cc = 1 cm
An ounce is equal to 437.5 grains, 1/16 of a pound, or 28.350 grams.
An ounce is a unit of weight that is not equal to a fluid ounce which is a measure of volume.
www.ilpi.com /msds/ref/massunits.html   (835 words)

 Rolling Stone : Gram Parsons
Georgia-bred singer/songwriter Gram Parsons brought traditional country music to the rock and roll audience.
With his wracked, emotive vocals and his compelling CandW songcraft, Gram Parsons was a major influence on a variety of artists ranging from Emmylou Harris to Keith Richards to Elvis Costello.
Though Parons hated the term "country rock" and the kind of music the term came to define, Parsons und...
www.rollingstone.com /artists/gramparsons   (107 words)

 Generally Recognized as Mature (GRAM) OSS/FS programs
This paper proposes a short GRAM list, that is, a list of OSS/FS programs that are clearly mature and appropriate for a wide variety of circumstances.
To be listed on the GRAM list, prospective programs and their projects must meet certain criteria.
Future descendents of this GRAM list may work to provide more information on these and other important attributes, possibly using a small team of experts to evaluate GRAM candidates.
www.dwheeler.com /gram.html   (1407 words)

 Gram-staining Procedure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
To be safe, add the ethanol dropwise until the blue-violet color is no longer emitted from your specimen.
Gram positive cells will incorporate little or no counterstain and will remain blue-violet in appearance.
Gram negative bacteria, however, take on a pink color and are easily distinguishable from the Gram positives.
medic.med.uth.tmc.edu /path/grampro.htm   (376 words)

 BBC - BBC Four Music - Gram Parsons
On 19 September 1973, the musician and heir to a million-dollar fortune died under the influence of drugs and alcohol near his favourite place - the Joshua Tree National Monument in the Californian desert.
Friends, contemporaries and devotees of Gram Parsons talk about the importance of his work and the bizarre circumstances of his early death.
Interviewees include Gram's wife Gretchen, his sister and daughter, Keith Richards, Emmylou Harris, Chris Hillman and "Road Mangler" Phil Kaufman.
www.bbc.co.uk /bbcfour/music/features/gram-parsons.shtml   (215 words)

 gram (2) definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
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The Gram stain is used to differentiate members of the domain Bacteria based on the comparative biochemistry of their cell envelopes.
The Gram stain reaction exploits the differential permeability of microbes with a comparatively thick, murein sacculus retaining the crystal violet–Gram’s iodine complex after extraction with the Gram’s decolorizer compared with microbes possessing a thinner, murein sacculus that will not retain the crystal violet–Gram’s iodine complex after extraction with decolorizer.
It is presumed that the inner membrane is extracted by the Gram decolorizer, but remains associated with the murein sacculus (1).
www.microbelibrary.org /ASMOnly/details.asp?id=2020&Lang=   (577 words)

 What is a gram?
The gram, along with millimeters (mL), are the metric units used to measure the serving size of food and are listed on the Nutrition Facts label found on food products.
Looking at the nutrition label you can see that many of the nutrients (e.g., fats, carbohydrates, and protein) are expressed in grams.
Being able to visualize what one gram weights can be little difficult.
education.wichita.edu /caduceus/examples/servings/what_is_a_gram.htm   (239 words)

 gram - a definition from Whatis.com
The gram (abbreviation, g or gm) is the cgs (centimeter/gram/second) unit of mass.
A force of one dyne (1 dyn), applied to a mass of one gram (1 g), will cause that mass to accelerate at one centimeter per second squared (1 cm/s
Mass is often specified in larger or smaller units than the gram, by changing the power-of-10 prefix multiplier.
whatis.techtarget.com /definition/0,,sid9_gci550759,00.html   (198 words)

 gram — Infoplease.com
The gram is the unit of mass in the
Gram's stain - Gram's stain Gram's stain, laboratory staining technique that distinguishes between two...
Gram Rescued in Takeover by VT Holding; Day-to-Day Management Still Unchanged.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/sci/A0821488.html   (170 words)

 eMedicine - Gram-Negative Folliculitis : Article by Mordechai M Tarlow, MD
However, confirmation with Gram stain and culture is recommended.
In confirming the diagnosis with Gram stain and culture, use special care in culturing.
In contrast to the predominant gram-negative rod recovered on culture, Gram stain of the tissue section may show a mixed flora (ie, gram-positive rods and cocci, gram-negative rods, budding yeasts).
www.emedicine.com /derm/topic834.htm   (2428 words)

 Mike's Calorie And Fat Gram Chart For 1000 Foods
Hi, I'm posting my modified version of the standard foods Calorie and Fat Gram Chart to help you in your weight loss / health journey.
Click here to go to Mike's Calorie and Fat Gram Chart, sorted by FAT GRAM content.
Click here to go to Mike's Calorie and Fat Gram Chart, sorted by PROTEIN content.
www.caloriecountercharts.com   (827 words)

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