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Activation of apoptosis in NAF-1-deficient human epithelial breast cancer cells
This article shows that small hairpin RNA-mediated suppresion of NAF-1 results in the activation of apoptosis in epithelial breast cancer cells and xenograft tumors.
Avoiding the Resource Curse: Challenges of the Policy Process in a Nascent-Oil-Producing Country in West Africa
Presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This presentation discusses avoiding the resource curse and challenges of the policy process in a nascent-oil-producing country in West Africa.
Bacterial Communities of the Coronal Sulcus and Distal Urethra of Adolescent Males
Article on bacterial communities of the coronal sulcus and distal urethra of adolescent males.
Beyond platinum: synthesis, characterization, and in vitro toxicity of Cu(II)-releasing polymer nanoparticles for potential use as a drug delivery vector
Article on synthesis, characterization, and in vitro toxicity of Cu(II)-releasing polymer nanoparticles for potential use as a drug delivery vector.
Biocultural conservation in Cape Horn: the Magellanic woodpecker as a charismatic species
This book chapter discusses a research project to promote biocultural conservation in Cape Horn, Chile. In an effort to achieve the goal of transdisciplinary integration, the authors used the strategy of identifying a charismatic species, since doing so serves to motivate people towards biodiversity conservation, to communicate ecological concepts, and to integrate both the ecological and social dimensions of sustainability.
Brain-Targeted Proanthocyanidin Metabolites for Alzheimer's Disease Treatment
Article on brain-targeted proanthocyanidin metabolites for Alzheimer's disease treatment.
Characteristics of Actors Involved in Social Protest: An Extension of the Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD)
Paper accompanying a presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This paper discusses characteristics of actors involved in social protest and an extension of the social conflict analysis database.
Characteristics of Actors Involved in Social Protest: An Extension of the Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD) [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This presentation discusses characteristics of actors involved in social protest and an extension of the social conflict analysis database (SCAD).
Commentary on "Measurement and Correlation of the Solubility of Telmisartan (Form A) in Nine Different Solvents from 277.85 to 338.35 K"
This article presents the correct computation methodology for determining solute descriptors from experimental solubility data.
Composition of Epoxy Resin, Aliphatic Amine Curing Agent and Halogenated Amine
Patent relating to the composition of epoxy resin, aliphatic amine curing agent and halogenated amine.
Does open access really threaten peer review?
In this paper, the author discusses whether open access threatens peer review, as implied by the Association of American Publishers in their endorsement of the Research Works Act. The author suggests that we need to experiment with new models of peer evaluation.
Eight Genome Sequences of Cluster BE1 Phages That Infect Streptomyces Species
This article reports eight newly isolated Streptomyces bacteriophages recovered using either direct plating or enrichment on three Streptomyces hosts.
Electrochemical Synthesis of Rare Earth Ceramic Oxide Coatings
This book chapter discusses the electrochemical synthesis of lanthanum, cerium, and praseodymium oxides.
Experimental and ab Initio Investigations of the Kinetics of the Reaction of H Atoms with H2S
Article on experimental and ab initio investigations of the kinetics of the reaction of H atoms with H2S.
Experimental and Computational Investigations of the Reaction of OH with CF3I and the Enthalpy of Formation of HOI
Article on experimental and computational investigations of the reaction of OH with CF3I and the enthalpy of formation of HOI.
Experimental Measurements and Kinetic Modeling of CO/H₂/O₂/NOₓ Conversion at High Pressure
Article on experimental measurements and kinetic modeling of CO/H₂/O₂/NOₓ conversion at high pressure.
Forest above Ground Biomass Inversion by Fusing GLAS with Optical Remote Sensing Data
This article demonstrates a relationship between the Dunford-Pettis property and the DP1 property with a similar relationship for vector-valued continuous function spaces.
Frequency up-conversion in Lasing Without Inversion
This article suggests the possibility of frequency up-conversion in lasing without inversion.
Gas Phase Kinetics and Equilibrium of Allyl Radical Reactions with NO and NO₂
Article on gas phase kinetics and equilibrium of allyl radical reactions with NO and NO₂.
Generalization of Entropy Based Divergence Measures for Symbolic Sequence Analysis
Article on the generalization of entropy based divergence measures for symbolic sequence analysis.
High Sensitivity Measurement of Implanted as in the Presence of Ge in Ge(x)Si(1-x)/Si Layered Alloys Using Trace Element Accelerator Mass Spectrometry
This article discusses high sensitivity measurement of implanted As in the presence of Ge in Ge(x)Si(1-x)/Si layered alloys using trace element accelerator mass spectrometry.
Magnetic ordering in a vanadium-organic coordination polymer using a pyrrolo[2,3-d:5,4-d0] bis(thiazole)-based ligand
This article presents the synthesis and characterization of a hybrid vanadium-organic coordination polymer with robust magnetic order, a Curie temperature TC of ~110 K, a coercive field of ~5 Oe at 5 K, and a maximum mass magnetization of about half that of the benchmark ferrimagnetic vanadium(tetracyanoethylene)~₂ (V·(TCNE)~₂).
Mechanism of Hydrogenolysis of an Iridium Methyl Bond: Evidence for a Methane Complex Intermediate
Article on the mechanism of hydrogenolysis of an iridium methyl bond and evidence for a methane complex intermediate.
The Mechanisms and Biomedical Applications of an NIR BODIPY-Based Switchable Fluorescent Probe
This article investigates the switching mechanism of a recently reported near-infrared environment-sensitive fluorophore, ADP(CA)₂.
Memory Beyond Memory in Heart Beating, a Sign of a Healthy Physiological Condition
In this article, the authors describe two types of memory and illustrate each using artificial and actual heartbeat data sets.
Modified embedded atom method study of the mechanical properties of carbon nanotube reinforced nickel composites
Article on a modified embedded atom method study of the mechanical properties of carbon nanotube reinforced nickel composites.
Multinetwork Nerve Cell Assay Platform with Parallel Recording Capability
Patent relating to a multinetwork nerve cell assay platform with parallel recording capability.
Net Hydrogenation of Pt-NHPh Bond Is Catalyzed by Elemental Pt
This article discusses the net hydrogenation of Pt-NHPh bond catalyzed by elemental Pt.
A New Philosophy for the 21st Century
Article discussing a new philosophy in the 21st century and challenges and potential for reform.
Partition Coefficients of Organic Compounds in New Imidazolium and Tetralkylammonium Based Ionic Liquids Using Inverse Gas Chromatography
This article discusses partition coefficients of organic compounds in new imidazolium and tetralkylammonium based ionic liquids using inverse gas chromatography.
Sodium chloride accumulation in glycophyte plants with cyanobacterial symbionts
This article reports an apparently novel and taxonomically diverse grouping of plants that continuously maintain high tissue sodium contents and share the rare feature of possessing symbiotic cyanobacteria.
Solubility of Anthracene in Binary Alcohol + 2-Methoxyethanol Solvent Mixtures
Article on the solubility of anthracene in binary alcohol + 2-methoxyethanol solvent mixtures.
Solubility of Anthracene in Ternary Cyclohexane + Propanol + 1-Pentanol and Cyclohexane + Butanol + 1-Pentanol Mixtures
Article on the solubility of anthracene in ternary cyclohexane + propanol + 1-pentanol and cyclohexane + butanol + 1-pentanol mixtures.
Solubility of Pyrene in Ternary Alcohol + Cyclohexane + Heptane Solvent Mixtures at 299.15 K
Article on the solubility of pyrene in ternary alcohol + cyclohexane + heptane solvent mixtures at 299.15 K.
Some Novel Liquid Partitioning Systems: Water-Ionic Liquids and Aqueous Biphasic Systems
Article on water-ionic liquids and aqueous biphasic systems and some novel liquid partitioning systems.
Statistical analysis of air and sea temperature anomalies
Paper discussing the statistical analysis of air and sea temperature anomalies.
Study of Ether-, Alcohol-, or Cyano-Functionalized Ionic Liquids Using Inverse Gas Chromatography
This article discusses the study of ether-, alcohol, or cyano-functionalized ionic liquids using inverse gas chromatography.
Theoretical derivation of EMOTION-I model for emotional feel of sensation
Article accompanying a poster presentation for the 2008 Computational Neuroscience Meeting. This article discusses the theoretical derivation of EMOTION-I model for emotional feel of sensation.
Theoretical derivation of EMOTION-II model for happy and unhappy emotions
Article accompanying a poster presentation for the 2008 Computational Neuroscience Meeting. This article discusses the theoretical derivation of EMOTION-II model for happy and unhappy emotions.
Use of Microwaves to Crosslink Carbon Nanotubes
Patent relating to the use of microwaves to crosslink carbon nanotubes.
Virtual Reality for Enhanced Ecological Validity and Experimental Control in the Clinical, Affective and Social Neurosciences
This article highlights the potential of virtual reality environments for enhanced ecological validity in the clinical, affective, and social neurosciences.
We need better understanding about functional diversity and vulnerability of tropical freshwater fishes
This commentary extends a discussion initiated by Toussaint et al. (Sci Rep 6:22125, 2016) concerning the relationship between global patterns of freshwater fish functional diversity (FD) and its vulnerability to human impacts.