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The Multifaceted Role of Curcumin in Cancer Prevention and Treatment

Description: This review focuses on the diverse molecular targets modulated by curcumin that contribute to its efficacy against various human cancers.
Date: February 5, 2015
Creator: Shanmugam, Muthu K.; Rane, Grishma; Mathi Kanchi, Madhu; Arfuso, Frank; Chinnathambi, Arunachalam; Zayed, M.E. et al.
Item Type: Review
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

The assumption of a reliable instrument and other pitfalls to avoid when considering the reliability of data

Description: This article helps researchers avoid common pitfalls associated with reliability including incorrectly assuming that measurement error always attenuates observed score correlations, different sources of measurement error originate from the same source, and reliability is a function of instrumentation.
Date: April 12, 2012
Creator: Nimon, Kim F.; Zientek, Linda Reichwein & Henson, Robin K.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Synthesis and Characterization of Dimethylbis(2-pyridyl)borate Nickel(II) Complexes: Unimolecular Square-Planar to Square-Planar Rotation around Nickel(II)

Description: This article reports the synthesis, characterization, and solution dynamics of the novel nickel(II) complexes (dimethylbis(2-pyridyl)borate)(triphenylphosphine)nickel(II) chloride (4) and (dimethylbis(2-pyridyl)borate)nickel(II) acetylacetonate (6).
Date: April 7, 2014
Creator: Celaje, Jeff A.; Pennington-Boggio, Megan K.; Flaig, Robinson W.; Richmond, Michael G. & Williams, Travis J.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Artificially Structured Boundary as a Charged Particle Beam Deflector Shield

Description: This paper from the 23rd Conference on Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry conference proceedings studies the possibility of using a planar artificially structured boundary as a charged particle beam deflector shield via classical trajectory Monte Carlo simulation.
Date: June 18, 2015
Creator: Hedlof, R. M. & Ordonez, Carlos A.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Multiple Aperture-Based Antihydrogen Parallel Plate Gravity Experiment

Description: This paper from the 23rd Conference on Application of Accelerators in Research and Industry conference proceedings describes an experiment that could be carried out at the CERN Antiproton Decelerator facility to determine the direction of acceleration of antihydrogen in the earth's gravitational field.
Date: June 8, 2015
Creator: Treacher, A. H.; Hedlof, R. M. & Ordonez, Carlos A.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Epigenetics as a source of variation in comparative animal physiology - or - Lamarck is lookin' pretty good these days

Description: This article discusses the ecological and and evolutionary significance of such epigenetic inheritance in a comparative physiological context, and provides a number of caveats and warnings regarding the interpretation of transgenerational phenotype modification as a true epigenetic phenomenon.
Date: February 26, 2014
Creator: Burggren, Warren W.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Buruli Ulcer Disease and Its Association with Land Cover in Southwestern Ghana

Description: This article presents the first analysis of Buruli ulcer at the village level in southwestern Ghana, where prevalence rates are among the highest globally, and explores fine and medium-scale associations with land cover by comparing patterns both within Buruli ulcer clusters and surrounding landscapes.
Date: June 19, 2015
Creator: Wu, Jianyong; Tschakert, Petra; Klutse, Erasmus; Ferring, David; Ricciardi, Vincent; Hausermann, Heidi et al.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Interspecific Differences in Metabolic Rate and Metabolic Temperature Sensitivity Create Distinct Thermal Ecological Niches in Lizards (Plestiodon)

Description: This article examines three congeneric lizards from the southeastern United States (Plestiodon fasciatus, P. inexpectatus, and P. laticeps) and hypothesizes that interspecific differences in metabolic temperature sensitivity locally segregates them across their total range.
Date: October 19, 2016
Creator: Watson, Charles M. & Burggren, Warren W.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Interplay between Bladder Microbiota and Urinary Antimicrobial Peptides: Mechanisms for Human Urinary Tract Infection Risk and Symptom Severity

Description: This article explores the interrelationship between the urinary microbiota and host antimicrobial peptides as mechanisms for urinary tract infection risk.
Date: December 8, 2014
Creator: Nienhouse, Vanessa; Gao, Xiang; Dong, Qunfeng; Nelson, David E.; Toh, Evelyn; McKinley, Kathleen et al.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Towards a Neuronal Gauge Theory

Description: This article proposes that the brain (and other self-organised biological systems) can be characterised via the mathematical apparatus of a gauge theory.
Date: March 8, 2016
Creator: Sengupta, Biswa; Tozzi, Arturo; Cooray, Gerald K.; Douglas, Pamela K. & Friston, Karl J.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Using Paired Depth Interviews to Collect Qualitative Data

Description: This article defines and describes paired depth interviews, discusses conceptualizations of paired depth interviews using Roulston's framework, delineates the strengths and limitations of paired depth interviews, and provides examples of paired depth interviews utilized in helping professions.
Date: September 5, 2016
Creator: Wilson, Angela K.; Onwuegbuzie, Anthony J. & Manning, LaShondra P.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Epigenetics and transgenerational transfer: a physiological perspective

Description: This review discusses how the concepts of epigenetics and maternal effects both overlap with, and are distinct from each other, analyzes examples of existing animal physiological studies based on these concepts, and offers a construct by which to integrate these concepts into the design of future investigations in animal physiology.
Date: December 12, 2009
Creator: Ho, Dao H. & Burggren, Warren W.
Item Type: Review
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Inverted Social Reward: Associations between Psychopathic Traits and Self-Report and Experimental Measures of Social Reward

Description: This article describes two studies of individuals with high levels of psychopathic traits. Study 1 explores what aspects of social reward are associated with psychopathic traits, and Study 2 administers these measures to a new group of participants along with two experimental tasks investigating monetary and social reward value.
Date: August 27, 2014
Creator: Foulkes, Lucy; McCrory, Eamon J.; Neumann, Craig S. & Viding, Essi
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Egg yolk environment differentially influences physiological and morphological development of broiler and layer chicken embryos

Description: This article investigates the effect of breed-specific yolk composition on embryonic broiler and layer chicken phenotypes, using an ex ovo, xenobiotic technique that allows the transfer of broiler and layer chicken embryos from their natural yolks to novel yolk environments.
Date: January 26, 2011
Creator: Ho, Dao H.; Reed, Wendy L. & Burggren, Warren W.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

William James, Gustav Fechner, and Early Psychophysics

Description: This article examines aspects of William James's thought such as his "transmission theory" of consciousness, his ideas on the "knowing of things together," and "the compounding of consciousness," which suggest his working toward a naturalistic understanding of consciousness.
Date: October 4, 2011
Creator: Hawkins, Stephanie
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Leukocyte Subset Changes in Response to a 164-km Road Cycle Ride in a Hot Environment

Description: This article determines the circulating leukocyte subset response to completing the 2013 Hotter'N Hell Hundred recreational 164-km road cycle event in a hot and humid environmental condition.
Date: January 15, 2016
Creator: Luk, Hui-Ying; McKenzie, Amy L.; Duplanty, Anthony A.; Budnar, Ronald; Levitt, Danielle; Fernandez, Alex et al.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Biomass burning drives atmospheric nutrient redistribution within forested peatlands in Borneo

Description: This article quantifies the influence of fire on biogeochemical fluxes of nitrogen, phosphorus, and sulfur in a 12 ha forested peatland in West Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Date: August 4, 2016
Creator: Ponette-González, Alexandra G.; Curran, Lisa M.; Pittman, Alice M.; Carlson, Kimberly M.; Steele, Bethel G.; Ratnasari, Dessy et al.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

trans-Dichloridotetrapyrazine-ruthenium(II) dichloromethane disolvate

Description: In the title compound, [RuCl₂(C₄H₄N₂)₄]·2CH₂Cl₂, the Ruᴵᴵ atom occupies a position of 222 symmetry and the C atom of the solvent molecule occupies a site with twofold symmetry.
Date: August 14, 2012
Creator: Nesterov, Vladimir N.; Khan, Wajiha; Rangel, Alexandra E. & Smucker, Bradley W.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences