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  Karolin Luger, Ph.D.
In 1997, Luger and her colleagues used x-ray crystallography to reveal the structure of a core chromatin particle with unprecedented detail.
Karolin Luger is investigating the structural biology of the nucleosome, the fundamental packaging unit of DNA in all eukaryotic cells that regulates gene transcription.
Luger hopes to refine the overall view of chromatin's architecture by understanding how the nucleosome interfaces with the cellular machinery based on sequence variations in its own proteins or interactions with outside molecules.
www.hhmi.org /research/investigators/luger_bio.html   (500 words)

 George Luger
Luger, George F., Lewis, Joseph A., and Stern, Carl "Problem Solving as Model Refinement: Towards a Constructivist Epistemology" In Brain, Behavior, and Evolution, Winter 2001.
Luger, G.F. (with Johnson, P., Stern, C., Newman, J. and Yeo, R.).
Luger, G.F. and Skinner, J.M. "A synergistic approach to reasoning for autonomous satellites." In Proceedings for NATO Conference of the Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development, Portugal, 1991.
www.cs.unm.edu /~luger   (1958 words)

  Luger's Story
Luger has always loved to show off in front of the cameras and has been on the news and in the papers numerous times in his seven years.
Luger's left cranial lung lobe was completely removed during surgery and test results showed that there was no functioning (live) tissue left in the lobe.
Luger's surgeon said that this was the worst case of pneumonia the pathologist had ever witnessed.
www.awsaclub.com /adventures/Luger.htm   (784 words)

 Luger pistol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Luger pistols are extremely accurate due to precise engineering, ergonomic grip angle and shape, decent trigger pull, and a design that allows the barrel to remain aligned with the axis of the frame during use.
Luger pistols function reliably when properly maintained, but their close mechanical tolerances are not suited to dirty battlefield conditions since much of their firing mechanism is exposed.
The Luger pistol was accepted by the German Navy in 1904, and in 1908 (Pistole 08) by the German Army after the caliber was changed to 9 mm Parabellum as the 7.65 mm Parabellum cartridge was considered too weak.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Luger_(pistol)   (1219 words)

Luger was a good marksman and he was sent to the Military Firearms School where he gained an interest in automatic loading systems.
Luger was nominated for a commission and promoted to the rank of pay sergeant with the 39th Line Regiment.
Georg Luger had met Ferdinand Mannlicher during the 1870s and was employed as a foreign representative by Loewe in Berlin to sell the Mannlicher M 118 rifle in Italy, as Luger could speak Italian from his schooldays in Padua.
www.lugerforum.com /luger.html   (802 words)

 Luger Pistol
The Luger was produced in several calibers, but the primary and most common is the 9 mm Parabellum (which in Latin is the term “Pro War”).
The P 08 was replaced by the Walther P 38 because the Luger was too expensive to produce and was a complicated weapon for the average solider to maintain in the field.
Luger pistols were among the most prized of all World War II trophies.
www.efour4ever.com /luger.htm   (202 words)

 Lex Luger's Bio
Luger began running as a face again, and would go on to feud with Barry Windham after he turned on Luger in a tag match to join the Horsemen.
Luger became a solid face again when the NWO arrived, and Luger was one of the group that took on the group.
Luger and Sting came to blows on Nitro, but during Fall Brawl, it was revealed it was all a scheme by Luger and Sting to lure Hogan, and Sting attacked Hogan with the flball bat, and won the WCW title.
www.twnpnews.com /information/bios/luger.htm   (871 words)

 Urban Dictionary: luger
It deviated from previous lugers by eliminating the grip safety and being chambered in 9mm Parabellum, which is the 7.65 Luger casing redesigned to fit a 9mm projectile as requested by the Wehrmacht(German Army.)
Lugers were known to be extremely accurate, even by todays standards, due to the fixed barrel design.
Lugers are the first practical semi-auto pistols to be made, and were extremely influential in the world of handguns.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=luger   (615 words)

 Luger History Society
A number of design changes to the Luger were made in the early 1900's, including replacing the leaf mainspring with a coil spring, and deleting the grip safety.
The Luger was the standard German side arm throughout World War I. Luger production continued sporadically during the post-war period, in part due to restrictions on German arms manufacture imposed by the Treaty of Versailles.
The Luger is a fairly complicated pistol, requiring quite a bit of precision hand-fitting to manufacture, and tight tolerances between parts.
huntingsociety.org /HistLuger.html   (2795 words)

 Luger Family Information
John N. Luger was one of twelve children born to Johann N. Luger and Katherina Rhomberg, who were married May 23, 1856 in Dubuque, Iowa.
Johann was born in Dornbirn, Austria, as was Katherine.
Luger's advertised sale of all of his factory buildings in Wabasha at first was misinterpreted by some St. Paulites as the sale of all of his buildings in North St. Paul.
www.cpinternet.com /~jime/lugers.htm   (1058 words)

 Luger Furniture Company
Luger is a name that for over half a century has been synonymous with a high quality of furniture products in the Northwest.
In 1887 the Luger enterprise became the foundation of the industrial activities of the residential suburb of North St. Paul, and ever since it has continued to be the chief source of industrial employment in that community.
Luger, president of the firm, was born March 10, 1862, at Wabasha, Minnesota.
www.isd.net /~jime/luger.htm   (1214 words)

 Lex Luger
Luger continued to feud with Buff Bagwell, as well as with Vince Russo, who basically 'kidnapped' Miss Elizabeth, saying that her contract made her the property of WCW.
Luger was later charged with expired tags, having no proof of insurance, having an open container of alcohol, and, most seriously, driving under the influence.
Luger kept wrestling for the rest of the year, but had another issue when he, Marcus "Buff" Bagwell, and Scott Steiner were removed from an airplane in Minneapolis after a disturbance.
www.accelerator3359.com /Wrestling/bios/luger.html   (5531 words)

 Colorado State University - Fort Collins
Luger, who joined Colorado State in 1999, is one of the world's foremost authorities in nucleosome structure, the basic unit for compacting DNA.
In their research, Luger and Chodaparambil and their collaborators found out that the Kaposi sarcoma virus sticks its DNA to the nucleosome through the latency-associated nuclear antigen or LANA protein.
Luger and one of her post-doctoral students, Young-Jun Park, recently published an article in the journal, "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences," about the behavior of ‘chaperone proteins’ around nucleosomes.
welcome.colostate.edu /index.asp?url=programs_luger   (800 words)

 Handguns: The P.08 German Luger
The Luger is a locked breech, magazine fed, semi-automatic pistol that use the same unique toggle action to lock the breech momentarily during firing.
The toggle action is a locking mechanism that moves to the rear for short distance with the barrel and then pivots upwards once chamber pressures have reached a safe level to unlock the action, cock the firing mechanism and eject the spent cartridge case.
Characteristics of the Luger are its clean flowing lines that include a tapered barrel of various lengths and a grip that houses the magazine that is angled acutely to barrel centerline.
www.handgunsmag.com /featured_handguns/po8_luger   (1996 words)

 Obsessed With Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lex Luger's was trained by the legendary Hiro Matsuda and was managed by Percy Pringle III for his first match ever..
Lex Luger was side-lined with a bicep injury..
May 1, 2003: Lex Luger's girlfriend, the famous Elizabeth was found dead of an apparant drug overdose at Lugar's condo in Georgia..
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /profiles/l/lex-luger.html   (3185 words)

 Flotation Installation in Luger Sailboats
In Luger's larger sailboats, the 21 to 30 foot models, flotation may be installed by owners who feel more secure with its presence.
The materials used in the construction of Luger Sailboats are largely fiberglass, wood and metal.
Luger recommended this material's use because it was inexpensive, readily available and easiest to work with.
www.geocities.com /cctexan99/flotation   (710 words)

 Modern Firearms - Handguns - Luger 'Parabellum'
Lugers were manufactured with different barrel lenghts - standart german army Pistole 08 (Luger M1908) had 102 mm barrels; Navy models featured 152 mm (6 in) barrels, and Artillery models featured 203 mm (8 in) barrels.
All lugers were very erconomical and accurate pistols, especially for the period those were developed in.
However, all Lugers were too sensitive to fouling and for loose manufacturing tolerances, as well as too pricey, when compared to more modern designs, such as Browning High Popwer or Walther P38.
world.guns.ru /handguns/hg67-e.htm   (463 words)

The P-08 Luger fires the 9mm Luger/Parabellum (9x19mm) round, one of the world's most popular cartridges for pistol and submachine gun use, including the U.S. military M9 Beretta 9mm Pistol.
Thousands of Lugers were brought to the US as souveneirs by American GIs after WW II, and many are still in circulation.
Luger and P-38 pistols are often confused with one another, as both were developed and manufactured to be used by the German army during WW I and WW II.
www.olive-drab.com /od_other_firearms_pistol_luger.php3   (531 words)

 Luger Yachts
Above Logo created by The Luger Owners' Association C 2004 based off the original Luger Logo
Luger Industries was the largest supplier of kit boats for 35 years before going out of business in 1987
We are looking for scanned documents, flyers and photos...anything you have concerning Luger Industries or South Coast Seacraft Inc. to complete our collection on this site.
groups.msn.com /LugerYachts   (241 words)

 Rugby Football Union - Luger to Leave Perpignan
Top French club USAP will announce this week that they will grant England international, Dan Luger's request to be released from his contract one year earlier than planned.
Dan Luger left NEC Harlequins for Perpignan at the end of the 2002-03 domestic season, but England's preparation for the RWC 2003 delayed his debut for the Catalan club until December 2003.
Luger has scored 24 tries in his 38 appearances for England.
www.rfu.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/RFUHome.News_Detail/StoryID/10548   (197 words)

 Surplusrifle.com's Collecting and Shooting the P.08 Luger Pistol - HISTORY
The Luger pistol is semi-automatic, magazine-fed pistol that operates on the short-recoil principle.
The Luger model 1904, in 9 mm Luger was adopted by the German Navy.
The Luger was the standard sidearm for the German army during WWI and WWII but was replaced by the Walther P.38.
www.surplusrifle.com /pistolp08luger/index.asp   (247 words)

 The Luger Sailboat Mooring: FAQs
I can't say that Luger used Dwyer as a source for all of their products or even for years other than mine, but it is a good place to start.
Luger Industries used three sail manufacturers to produce the sails used on Luger Boats: Neil Pryde Sails, Johnson Sails, and Anderson Sails.
Luger owners have recommended at least two aftermarket suppliers that are familiar with Luger's original mast/boom dimensions: National Sail Supply (featuring Rolly Tasker Sails) and Sailrite Enterprises (DIY replacement sail kits).
www.geocities.com /cctexan99/questions   (2023 words)

 Luger Furniture Company
In 1887 the Luger enterprise became the foundation of the industrial activities of the residential suburb of North St. Paul, and ever since it has continued to be the chief source of industrial employment in that community.
Luger, president of the firm, was born March 10, 1862, at Wabasha, Minnesota.
Luger, born September 30, 1874, has been connected with the firm since his eighteenth birthday and is still active.
www.cpinternet.com /~jime/luger.htm   (1214 words)

 Luger pistol
This superb reference book by arms expert John Walter examines the rise of the Luger in the 1890s to the present day and is now published for the first time in paperback.
The Luger is famous throughout the world, recognized as a supreme handgun and sought after by collectors.
The Luger Story is an authoritative reference for collectors and anyone with an interest in the history of firearms.
www.jodavidsmeyer.com /combat/bookstore/luger_.html   (181 words)

 CSU BMB -- Karolin Luger
Davey, C.A., Sargent, D.F., Luger, K., Maeder, A.W. and Richmond, T.J. (2002) Solvent mediated interactions in the structure of the nucleosome core particle at 1.9 a resolution.
Georges, S.A., Giebler, H.A., Cole, P.A., Luger, K., Laybourn, P.J. and Nyborg, J.K. (2003) Tax recruitment of CBP/p300, via the KIX domain, reveals a potent requirement for acetyltransferase activity that is chromatin dependent and histone tail independent.
Luger, K., Maeder, A. W., Sargent, D. F., and Richmond, T. The atomic structure of the nucleosome core particle.
www.bmb.colostate.edu /faculty_detailed.cfm?lastname=Luger&firstname=K   (1526 words)

 1923 Commercial Luger Pistol in Guns World
The 1923 Commercial Luger variation are those Lugers in the commercial serial number range of approximately 73,500 to 96,000 (about 18,000 pistols).
Shooters new to.30 Luger chambered pistols have been known to see bargain basement prices on military surplus 7.62x25 and, thinking.30 Mauser is just another name for.30 Luger, buy this ammunition by the case lot to fire in their Lugers.
Here is the US during the 1920's Pacific Arms was known for its importation of Lugers to be sold commercially, and is thought to have furnished and installed many of the longer length barrels found on its Lugers.
www.gunsworld.com /p08/p08_1923_us.html   (827 words)

 Luger P-08 American Handgunner - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Luger's history is an intricate one which ties Europe to the U.S. and involves several historic figures.
The importance of the Borchardt is derived from the fact that it used a reliable and relatively powerful cartridge that was held in a removable magazine placed within the grip of the receiver, a characteristic that would influence almost all subsequent commercial self-loaders right up to today.
Georg Luger was born in the Austrian Tyrol in 1849 during the period of revolutionary turmoil in central Europe.
findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0BTT/is_154_25/ai_77824416   (862 words)

 Peter Luger Steak House - Brooklyn, NY, 11211-6131 - Citysearch
The dining rooms, with their exposed beams and worn wooden furniture, are far brighter than they ought to be.
But don't complain too loudly: Luger's fiercely loyal regulars will defend the place as passionately as they would their own mothers.
My lunch at Peter Luger Steakhouse was one of the highlights of my recent trip to New York.
newyork.citysearch.com /profile/7348896/brooklyn_ny/peter_luger_steak_house.html   (450 words)

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