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Applied logistic regression

From the reviews of the First Edition. "An interesting, useful, and well-written book on logistic regression models... Hosmer and Lemeshow have used very little mathematics, have presented difficult concepts heuristically and through illustrative examples,...

Development as Freedom

In Development as Freedom Amartya Sen explains how in a world of unprecedented increase in overall opulence millions of people living in the Third World are still unfree. Even if they are not technically slaves, they are denied elementary freedoms and...

The Protein Data Bank

The Protein Data Bank (PDB; http://www.rcsb.org/pdb/ ) is the single worldwide archive of structural data of biological macromolecules. This paper describes the goals of the PDB, the systems in place for data depo- sition and access, how to obtain further...

Gene ontology: tool for the unification of biology. The Gene Ontology Consortium.

Selina S. Dwight, David A. Davis, David P. Hill, John J. Matese, Martin Ringwald, R. M. Harris, Kara Dolinski, Stephen J. P. Blake, Nicquet M.J. Blake, Magnus J. E. Richardson, Nia C S Lewis, Hope C. Ball, P. H. Butler, J. Michael Cherry, Michael Ashburner, S. W. Lewis, David Botstein, R. Sherlock, Andrea J. Richardson, John J. Eppig, L. Michele Issel, G P Rubin, Andrew Kasarskis

Multiple view geometry in computer vision

From the Publisher:A basic problem in computer vision is to understand the structure of a real world scene given several images of it. Recent major developments in the theory and practice of scene reconstruction are described in detail in a unified framework....

Nonlinear Fiber Optics

Govind P. Agrawal

Self-Determination Theory and the Facilitation of Intrinsic Motivation, Social Development, and Well-Being

Human beings can be proactive and engaged or, alternatively, passive and alienated, largely as a function of the social conditions in which they develop and function. Accordingly, research guided by self-determination theo~ has focused on the social-contextual...

Energy-efficient communication protocol for wireless microsensor networks

Wireless distributed microsensor systems will enable the reliable monitoring of a variety of environments for both civil and military applications. In this paper, we look at communication protocols, which can have significant impact on the overall energy...

Biodiversity hotspots for conservation priorities

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One-step inactivation of chromosomal genes in Escherichia coli K-12 using PCR products

We have developed a simple and highly efficient method to disrupt chromosomal genes in Escherichia coli in which PCR primers provide the homology to the targeted gene(s). In this procedure, recombination requires the phage λ Red recombinase, which is...

Establishing a standard definition for child overweight and obesity worldwide: international survey

This study aimed to develop an internationally acceptable definition of child overweight and obesity specifying the measurement reference population and age and sex specific cut off points. Data on body mass index (weight/height) were obtained from 6...

New guidelines to evaluate the response to treatment in solid tumors. European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer, National Cancer Institute of the United States, National Cancer Institute of Canada.

Ronald J. A. Wanders, Kiliaan A. P. C. van Wees, S. Kaplan, Mary E. Eisenhauer, Steve G. Gwyther, Marc Van Ranst, Patrick Therasse, Kimberly M. Christian, Jaco J. Verweij, Brigitte A. Bogert, Jay R. Kaplan

The capacity of wireless networks

When n identical randomly located nodes, each capable of transmitting at W bits per second and using a fixed range, form a wireless network, the throughput λ(n) obtainable by each node for a randomly chosen destination is Θ(W/√(nlogn)) bits per second...

A = B?

In this prescription we'll describe one technique for working with extremely large integers having perhaps thousands of digits, using only standard hardware and software. This technique uses modular arithmetic in a way that lets us recover the actual...

The Pfam protein families database

Pfam is a widely used database of protein families, currently containing more than 13 000 manually curated protein families as of release 26.0. Pfam is available via servers in the UK (http://pfam. ...

Molecular portraits of human breast tumours

Charles M. Perou, Therese Sørlie, Michael B. Eisen, Matt van de Rijn, Stefanie S. Jeffrey, Christian A. Rees, Jonathan R. Pollack, Douglas T. Ross, Hilde Johnsen, Lars A. Akslen, Øystein Fluge, Alexander Pergamenschikov, Cheryl F. Williams, Shirley Zhu, Per Eystein Lønning, Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale, Patrick O. Brown, David Botstein

Normalized cuts and image segmentation

We propose a novel approach for solving the perceptual grouping problem in vision. Rather than focusing on local features and their consistencies in the image data, our approach aims at extracting the global impression of an image. We treat image segmentation...

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes (KEGG) is a knowledge base for systematic analysis of gene functions in terms of the networks of genes and molecules. The major component of KEGG is the PATHWAY database that consists of graphical diagrams of biochemical...

A Theoretical Extension of the Technology Acceptance Model: Four Longitudinal Field Studies

The present research develops and tests a theoretical extension of the Technology Acceptance Model TAM that explains perceived usefulness and usage intentions in terms of social influence and cognitive instrumental processes. The extended model, referred...

A flexible new technique for camera calibration

We propose a flexible technique to easily calibrate a camera. It only requires the camera to observe a planar pattern shown at a few (at least two) different orientations. Either the camera or the planar pattern can be freely moved. The motion need not...

The capacity of wireless networks

When n identical randomly located nodes, each capable of transmitting at W bits per second and using a fixed range, form a wireless network, the throughput /spl lambda/(n) obtainable by each node for a randomly chosen destination is /spl Theta/(W//spl...

Distinct types of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma identified by gene expression profiling

12 Pathology and Microbiology, and 13 Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL), the most common subtype of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, is clinically heterogeneous: 40% of patients respond well to current therapy and have prolonged survival, whereas the remainder...

Out of the Crisis

According to W. Edwards Deming, American companies require nothing less than a transformation of management style and of governmental relations with industry. In Out of the Crisis, originally published in 1982, Deming offers a theory of management based...

Crystal Structure of Rhodopsin: A G Protein-Coupled Receptor

Heterotrimeric guanine nucleotide–binding protein (G protein)–coupled receptors (GPCRs) respond to a variety of different external stimuli and activate G proteins. GPCRs share many structural features, including a bundle of seven transmembrane α...

The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation

We exploit differences in European mortality rates to estimate the effect of institutions on economic performance. Europeans adopted very different colonization policies in different colonies, with different associated institutions. In places where Europeans...

RADAR: an in-building RF-based user location and tracking system

The proliferation of mobile computing devices and local-area wireless networks has fostered a growing interest in location-aware systems and services. In this paper we present RADAR, a radio-frequency (RF)-based system for locating and tracking users...

Finite Mixture Models

Geoffrey J. McLachlan, David Peel

Performance analysis of the IEEE 802.11 distributed coordination function

The IEEE has standardized the 802.11 protocol for wireless local area networks. The primary medium access control (MAC) technique of 802.11 is called the distributed coordination function (DCF). The DCF is a carrier sense multiple access with collision...

GPSR: greedy perimeter stateless routing for wireless networks

We present Greedy Perimeter Stateless Routing (GPSR), a novel routing protocol for wireless datagram networks that uses the positions of routers and a packet's destination to make packet forwarding decisions. GPSR makes greedy forwarding decisions...

Myocardial infarction redefined—a consensus document of The Joint European Society of Cardiology/American College of Cardiology committee for the redefinition of myocardial infarction

Elliott M. Antman, Jean-Pierre Bassand, Klein W, Magnus Ohman, José Luis López Sendón, Lars Rydén, Maarten L. Simoons, Michal Tendera

Analysis of the genome sequence of the flowering plant Arabidopsis thaliana.

The flowering plant Arabidopsis thaliana is an important model system for identifying genes end determining their functions. Here we report the analysis of the genomic sequence of Arabidopsis. The sequenced regions cover 115.4 megabases of the 125-megabase...

Zener Model Description of Ferromagnetism in Zinc-Blende Magnetic Semiconductors

Ferromagnetism in manganese compound semiconductors not only opens prospects for tailoring magnetic and spin-related phenomena in semiconductors with a precision specific to III-V compounds but also addresses a question about the origin of the magnetic...

Causality: models, reasoning, and inference

Written by one of the preeminent researchers in the field, this book provides a comprehensive exposition of modern analysis of causation. It shows how causality has grown from a nebulous concept into a mathematical theory with significant applications...

Dynamic capabilities: what are they?

Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Jeffrey William Martin

EMBOSS: The European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite

Peter Rice, Ian Longden, Alan J. Bleasby

Directed diffusion: a scalable and robust communication paradigm for sensor networks

Advances in processor, memory and radio technology will enable small and cheap nodes capable of sensing, communication and computation. Networks of such nodes can coordinate to perform distributed sensing of environmental phenomena. In this paper, we...

The Psychology of Human-Computer Interaction

Stuart K. Card, Allen Newell, Thomas P. Moran

Network information flow

R. Ahlswede, Ning Cai, S.-Y.R. Li, R.W. Yeung

The biochemistry of apoptosis

Apoptosis - the regulated destruction of a cell - is a complicated process. The decision to die cannot be taken lightly, and the activity of many genes influence a cell's likelihood of activating its self-destruction programme. Once the decision is taken,...

Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities.

AINSWORTH, B. E,., W. L. HASKELL, M. C. WHITT, M. L. IRWIN, A. M. SWARTZ, S .J. STRATH, W. L. O’BRIEN, D. R. BASSETT, JR., K. H. SCHMITZ, P. O EMPLAINCOURT, D. R. JACOBS, JR., and A. S. LEON. Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity...

Composite Medium with Simultaneously Negative Permeability and Permittivity

We demonstrate a composite medium, based on a periodic array of interspaced conducting nonmagnetic split ring resonators and continuous wires, that exhibits a frequency region in the microwave regime with

Central nervous system control of food intake

Model for energy homeostasis Adiposity signals: leptin and insulin Leptin resistance and obesity Neuropeptide effectors of adiposity signals Neuropeptide Y stimulates food intake Melanocortins suppress food intake Neuropeptide signalling pathways in the...

Mining frequent patterns without candidate generation

Mining frequent patterns in transaction databases, time-series databases, and many other kinds of databases has been studied popularly in data mining research. Most of the previous studies adopt an Apriori-like candidate set generation-and-test approach....

Oxidants, oxidative stress and the biology of ageing

Living in an oxygenated environment has required the evolution of effective cellular strategies to detect and detoxify metabolites of molecular oxygen known as reactive oxygen species. Here we review evidence that the appropriate and inappropriate production...

Negative Refraction Makes a Perfect Lens

Optical lenses have for centuries been one of scientists’ prime tools. Their operation is well understood on the basis of classical optics: curved surfaces focus light by virtue of the refractive index contrast. Equally their limitations are dictated...

The Sloan Digital Sky Survey: Technical Summary

The Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) will provide the data to support detailed investigations of the distribution of luminous and nonluminous matter in the universe: a photometrically and astrometrically calibrated digital imaging survey of π sr above...

Methods for dilution antimicrobial susceptibility tests for bacteria that grow aerobically

Methods for dilution antimicrobial susceptibility tests for bacteria that grow aerobically

Positive psychology : An introduction

Martin E. P. Seligman, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

TCS: a computer program to estimate gene genealogies

Mark J. Clement, David Posada, Keith A. Crandall

The genetic legacy of the Quaternary ice ages

The genetic legacy of the Quaternary ice ages

Content-based image retrieval at the end of the early years

Presents a review of 200 references in content-based image retrieval. The paper starts with discussing the working conditions of content-based retrieval: patterns of use, types of pictures, the role of semantics, and the sensory gap. Subsequent sections...

Statistical pattern recognition: a review

The primary goal of pattern recognition is supervised or unsupervised classification. Among the various frameworks in which pattern recognition has been traditionally formulated, the statistical approach has been most intensively studied and used in practice....

A comparison of three methods for selecting values of input variables in the analysis of output from a computer code

Two types of sampling plans are examined as alternatives to simple random sampling in Monte Carlo studies. These plans are shown to be improvements over simple random sampling with respect to variance for a class of estimators which includes the sample...

Error and attack tolerance of complex networks

: Many complex systems, such as communication networks, display a surprising degree of robustness: while key components regularly malfunction, local failures rarely lead to the loss of the global information-carrying ability of the network. The stability...

The Unity and Diversity of Executive Functions and Their Contributions to Complex “Frontal Lobe” Tasks: A Latent Variable Analysis

This individual differences study examined the separability of three often postulated executive functions—mental set shifting (“Shifting”), information updating and monitoring (“Updating”), and inhibition of prepotent responses (“Inhibition”)—and...

Green chemistry: theory and practice

Paul T. Anastas, John C. Warner

Stabilization of metallic supercooled liquid and bulk amorphous alloys

Bulk metallic materials have ordinarily been produced by melting and solidification processes for the last several thousand years. However, metallic liquid is unstable at temperatures below the melting temperature and solidifies immediately into crystalline...

A Toll-like receptor recognizes bacterial DNA

Hiroaki Hemmi, Osamu Takeuchi, Taro Kawai, Tsuneyasu Kaisho, Hideki Sanjo, Makoto Matsumoto, Hermann Wagner, Kiyoshi Takeda, Shizuo Akira

Surfing the p53 network

Bert Vogelstein, David Lane, Arnold J. Levine

Monodisperse FePt Nanoparticles and Ferromagnetic FePt Nanocrystal Superlattices

Synthesis of monodisperse iron-platinum (FePt) nanoparticles by reduction of platinum acetylacetonate and decomposition of iron pentacarbonyl in the presence of oleic acid and oleyl amine stabilizers is reported. The FePt particle composition is readily...

Chlorophyll fluorescence—a practical guide

typically written from a biophysicist’s or a molecular plant physiologist’s point of view (Horton and Bowyer, Chlorophyll fluorescence analysis has become one of 1990; Krause and Weis, 1991; Govindjee, 1995). The aim the most powerful and widely used...

Nanotube Molecular Wires as Chemical Sensors

Chemical sensors based on individual single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) are demonstrated. Upon exposure to gaseous molecules such as NO2 or NH3, the electrical resistance of a semiconducting SWNT is found to dramatically increase or decrease. This...

The Genome Sequence of Drosophila melanogaster

The fly Drosophila melanogaster is one of the most intensively studied organisms in biology and serves as a model system for the investigation of many developmental and cellular processes common to higher eukaryotes, including humans. We have determined...

OFDM for Wireless Multimedia Communications

From the Book:The manifestations of the mode of goodness can be experienced when all the gates of the body are illuminated by knowledge The Bhagavad Gita (14.11)During the joint supervision of a Master's thesis "The Peak-to-Average Power Ratio of OFDM,"...

LC3, a mammalian homologue of yeast Apg8p, is localized in autophagosome membranes after processing.

Little is known about the protein constituents of autophagosome membranes in mammalian cells. Here we demonstrate that the rat microtubule‐associated protein 1 light chain 3 (LC3), a homologue of Apg8p essential for autophagy in yeast, is associated...

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-Generic: A Standard Measure of Social and Communication Deficits Associated with the Spectrum of Autism

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-Generic (ADOS-G) is a semistructured, stan- dardized assessment of social interaction, communication, play, and imaginative use of ma- terials for individuals suspected of having autism spectrum disorders. The...

Voxel-based morphometry - The methods

At its simplest, voxel-based morphometry (VBM) involves a voxel-wise comparison of the local concentration of gray matter between two groups of subjects. The procedure is relatively straightforward and involves spatially normalizing high-resolution images...

Independent component analysis: algorithms and applications

A fundamental problem in neural network research, as well as in many other disciplines, is finding a suitable representation of multivariate data, i.e. random vectors. For reasons of computational and conceptual simplicity, the representation is often...

A homochiral metal|[ndash]|organic porous material for enantioselectiveseparation and catalysis

Jung Soo Seo, Hyoyoung Lee, Sung Im Jun, Jinho Oh, Young Jin Jeon, Kimoon Kim

Polymer-layered silicate nanocomposites: preparation, properties and uses of a new class of materials

This review aims at reporting on very recent developments in syntheses, properties and (future) applications of polymer-layered silicate nanocomposites. This new type of materials, based on smectite clays usually rendered hydrophobic through ionic exchange...

The episodic buffer: a new component of working memory?

In 1974, Baddeley and Hitch proposed a three-component model of working memory. Over the years, this has been successful in giving an integrated account not only of data from normal adults, but also neuropsychological, developmental and neuroimaging data....

From molecules to solids with the DMol3 approach

Recent extensions of the DMol 3 local orbital density functional method for band structure calculations of insulating and metallic solids are described. Furthermore the method for calculating semilocal pseudopotential matrix elements and basis functions...

Ridge regression: biased estimation for nonorthogonal problems

In multiple regression it is shown that parameter estimates based on minimum residual sum of squares have a high probability of being unsatisfactory, if not incorrect, if the prediction vectors are not orthogonal. Proposed is an estimation procedure based...

Illiquidity and Stock Returns: Cross-Section and Time-Series Effects

This paper shows that over time, expected market illiquidity positively affects ex ante stock excess return, suggesting that expected stock excess return partly represents an illiquidity premium. This complements the cross-sectional positive return–illiquidity...

T-COFFEE: A NOVEL METHOD FOR FAST AND ACCURATE MULTIPLE SEQUENCE ALIGNMENT

We describe a new method (T-Coffee) for multiple sequence alignment that provides a dramatic improvement in accuracy with a modest sacrifice in speed as compared to the most commonly used alternatives. The method is broadly based on the popular progressive...

An introduction to Support Vector Machines

This book is the first comprehensive introduction to Support Vector Machines (SVMs), a new generation learning system based on recent advances in statistical learning theory. The book also introduces Bayesian analysis of learning and relates SVMs to Gaussian...

The separation of ownership and control in East Asian Corporations

We examine the separation of ownership and control for 2,980 corporations in nine East Asian countries. In all countries, voting rights frequently exceed cash-flow rights via pyramid structures and cross-holdings. The separation of ownership and control...

Constrained Model Predictive Control : Stability and Optimality

Model predictive control is a form of control in which the current control action is obtained by solving, at each sampling instant, a finite horizon open-loop optimal control problem, using the current state of the plant as the initial state; the optimization...

Design of Analog CMOS Integrated Circuits

The CMOS technology area has quickly grown, calling for a new text--and here it is, covering the analysis and design of CMOS integrated circuits that practicing engineers need to master to succeed. Filled with many examples and chapter-ending problems,...

A comprehensive analysis of protein|[ndash]|protein interactions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

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Assessing the effects of quality, value, and customer satisfaction on consumer behavioral intentions in service environments

The following study both synthesizes and builds on the efforts to conceptualize the effects of quality, satisfaction, and value on consumers’ behavioral intentions. Specifically, it reports an empirical assessment of a model of service encounters that...

The C++ Programming Language

From the Publisher:Written by Bjarne Stroustrup, the creator of C, this is the world's most trusted and widely read book on C.For this special hardcover edition, two new appendixes on locales and standard library exception safety have been added. The...

Business dynamics : systems thinking and modeling for a complex world

Todays problems often arise as unintended consequences of yesterdays solutions. Social systems often suffer from policy resistance, the tendency for well-intentioned interventions to be defeated by the response of the system to the intervention itself....

The dynamics of innovation: from National Systems and "Mode 2" to a Triple Helix of university-industry-government relations

The Triple Helix of university–industry–government relations is compared with alternative models for explaining the current research system in its social contexts. Communications and negotiations between institutional partners generate an overlay...

Obesity as a medical problem

Obesity is now so common within the world's population that it is beginning to replace undernutrition and infectious diseases as the most significant contributor to ill health. In particular, obesity is associated with diabetes mellitus, coronary heart...

Additive logistic regression : A statistical view of boosting

Jerome H. Friedman, Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani

System architecture directions for networked sensors

Jason L. Hill, Robert Szewczyk, Alec Woo, Seth Hollar, David Culler, Kristofer S. J. Pister

International Data on Educational Attainment: Updates and Implications

This paper presents a data set that improves the measurement of educational attainment for a broad group of countries. We extend our previous estimates to 1995 for educational attainment for the population over ages 15 and 25. We also provide projections...

Mammalian Neural Stem Cells

Neural stem cells exist not only in the developing mammalian nervous system but also in the adult nervous system of all mammalian organisms, including humans. Neural stem cells can also be derived from more primitive embryonic stem cells. The location...

Cognitive and emotional influences in anterior cingulate cortex

Anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) is a part of the brain’s limbic system. Classically, this region has been related to affect, on the basis of lesion studies in humans and in animals. In the late 1980s, neuroimaging research indicated that ACC was active...

Normalizing mitochondrial superoxide production blocks three pathwaysof hyperglycaemic damage

Takeshi Nishikawa, Diane Edelstein, Xue Liang Du, Sho-ichi Yamagishi, Takeshi Matsumura, Yasufumi Kaneda, Mark A. Yorek, David A. Beebe, Peter J. Oates, Hans-Peter Hammes, Ida Giardino, Michael Brownlee

BIOTIC INVASIONS: CAUSES, EPIDEMIOLOGY, GLOBAL CONSEQUENCES, AND CONTROL

Biotic invaders are species that establish a new range in which they proliferate, spread, and persist to the detriment of the environment. They are the most important ecological outcomes from the unprecedented alterations in the distribution of the earth's...

Quaternary bryozoan reef mounds in cool-water, upper slope environments: Great Australian Bight

Bryozoan reef mounds are common features in the geological record, occurring within mid-ramp, slope paleoenvironments, especially in Paleozoic carbonate successions, but until now have not been recorded from the modern ocean. Recent scientific drilling...

Titanium dioxide photocatalysis

Scientific studies on photocatalysis started about two and a half decades ago. Titanium dioxide (TiO 2), which is one of the most basic materials in our daily life, has emerged as an excellent photocatalyst material for environmental purification. In...

Scaffolds in tissue engineering bone and cartilage.

Musculoskeletal tissue, bone and cartilage are under extensive investigation in tissue engineering research. A number of biodegradable and bioresorbable materials, as well as scaffold designs, have been experimentally and/or clinically studied. Ideally,...

The random walk's guide to anomalous diffusion: a fractional dynamics approach

Fractional kinetic equations of the diffusion, diffusion–advection, and Fokker–Planck type are presented as a useful approach for the description of transport dynamics in complex systems which are governed by anomalous diffusion and non-exponential...

The large-scale organization of metabolic networks.

Hawoong Jeong, B. Tombor, Réka Albert, Zoltán N. Oltvai, A.-L. Barabási

The Construct of Resilience: A Critical Evaluation and Guidelines for Future Work.

This paper presents a critical appraisal of resilience, a construct connoting the maintenance of positive adaptation by individuals despite experiences of significant adversity. As empirical research on resilience has burgeoned in recent years, criticisms...

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