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INSULA, Latin. An island. In the Roman law the word is applied to a house not connected with other houses, but separated by a surrounding space of ground. Calvini Lex; Vicat, Vocab. ad voc.

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El episodio de la insula Barataria es sumamente representativo de la influencia de la concepcion carnavalesca del mundo, pues se presenta como un universo trastrocado, invertido, donde las jerarquias se retuercen, donde la risa abunda (y "la risa abunda en la boca de los tontos"), las cosas no son lo que parecen y lo que el lector creia tener como certeza, es subvertido para convertirlo en cosas que estaba muy lejos de esperar.
Jose Luis fundo la famosa revista Insula, voz liberal en la Espana franquista, fundo la coleccion "Adonais" de poesia, asi como el premio de poesia del mismo nombre, y entre poemarios originales, critica de poesia y antologias poeticas, desde Voz de la muerte (1945) hasta Los cuadernos de Adrian Vale (memorias y relecturas) (1991), publico una veintena de libros que han sido indispensables para el avance de la literatura espanola en el ultimo medio siglo.
Produced and conducted by Insula Research, the annual study seeks to identify quick-service restaurants that perform best in several areas of drive-thru service.
Food company Apetit Oyj (HEL:APETIT) announced on Monday the approval by the Norwegian Competition Authority of the transaction in which Apetit will sell its seafood business in Finland, Norway and Sweden to the Norwegian based seafood group Insula AS.
Walnut consumption decreased feelings of hunger and appetite, assessed using visual analog scales, and increased activation of the right insula to highly desirable food cues," the study reported.
The findings revealed that when the participants were shown pictures of highly desirable foods, fMRI imaging revealed increased activity in a part of the brain called the right insula after participants had consumed the five-day walnut-rich diet compared to when they had not.
La nomencladura anatomica oficial del cerebro describe la integracion de cada hemisferio cerebral por seis lobulos (frontal, parietal, occipital, temporal, insula y limbico), sin embargo, desde el punto de vista funcional pueden considerarce siete lobulos (frontal, central, parietal, occipital temporal, insula y limbico) (2,3).
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On comparing the MRI images of boys and girls who displayed unemotional behavior, the team found that only boys showed significant differences in the area of the brain called the bilateral anterior insula compared to normal brains.
They also used imaging techniques to look at two regions of the participants' brains -- the insula and orbitofrontal cortex -- known to be involved in salty taste.
On 29 June 2017, Apetit had signed an agreement for selling its seafood business to the Norwegian company Insula AS.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-November 2, 2017-Apetit completes sale of seafood business to Insula AS