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Deeply-Supervised Nets

We propose deeply-supervised nets (DSN), a method that simultaneously minimizes classication error and improves the directness and transparency of the hidden layer learning process. We focus our attention on three aspects of traditional convolutional-neuralnetwork-type...

Can Callous-Unemotional Traits Enhance the Understanding, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Serious Conduct Problems in Children and Adolescents? A Comprehensive Review

This article provides a comprehensive review of the research on the use of callous and unemotional (CU) traits for designating an important subgroup of children and adolescents with severe conduct problems. It focuses on the etiological significance of...

Network densification: the dominant theme for wireless evolution into 5G

This article explores network densification as the key mechanism for wireless evolution over the next decade. Network densification includes densification over space (e.g, dense deployment of small cells) and frequency (utilizing larger portions of radio...

The murine perilipin gene: the lipid droplet-associated perilipins derive from tissue-specific, mRNA splice variants and define a gene family of ancient origin

Xinyue Lu, Jasmine Gruia-Gray, Neal G. Copeland, Debra J. Gilbert, Nancy A. Jenkins, Constantine Londos, Alan R. Kimmel

Solar-energy conversion and light emission in an atomic monolayer p-n diode

: Two-dimensional (2D) atomic crystals, such as graphene and atomically thin transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs), are currently receiving a lot of attention. They are crystalline, and thus of high material quality, even so, they can be produced in...

Marine Ice Sheet Collapse Potentially Under Way for the Thwaites Glacier Basin, West Antarctica

The West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) is particularly vulnerable to ocean warming-induced collapse. The Thwaites Glacier of West Antarctica is one of the largest WAIS regional contributors to sea level rise, and has been considered to be potentially unstable...

X-ray dual-photon absorptiometry: a new method for the measurement of bone density

A recently introduced method (dual-photon X-ray absorptiometry, DEXA) capable of measuring skeletal density in man (at present in the spine and hips, but ultimately for the whole body) has been evaluated in terms of its ability to perform longterm assessment...

Secukinumab in Plaque Psoriasis — Results of Two Phase 3 Trials

Interleukin-17A is considered to be central to the pathogenesis of psoriasis. We evaluated secukinumab, a fully human anti-interleukin-17A monoclonal antibody, in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.

Fragmentation of Habitat by Roads and Utility Corridors: A Review

This review examines the ecological effects of roads and utility corridors such as powerlines, pipelines, canals and railway lines on undisturbed habitat and native wildlife. Public concern about roads in natural areas is increasing, as shown by the public...

Magnesium sulphate for preventing preterm birth in threatened preterm labour

Caroline A Crowther, Julie Brown, Christopher Jd McKinlay, Philippa Middleton

Molecular machinery of the circadian clock in mammals

Hitoshi Okamura, Shun Yamaguchi, Kazuhiro Yagita

Mandibular bone mineral density as a predictor of skeletal osteoporosis.

A considerable amount of work has been performed on methods of detecting individuals with low bone mass at an early stage. Some researchers have considered if dental radiographs could have a role in the detection of individuals with osteoporosis. A basic...

High‐gain observers in nonlinear feedback control

The theory of high-gain observers has been de- veloped for about twenty years. This talk is a brief intro- duction to high-gain observers in nonlinear feedback control, with emphasis on the peaking phenomenon and the role of control saturation in dealing...

The brave new world

Let's start this new year, this last year of the millennium with positive regard for the future. It is all too easy to be cynical and negative when, in fact, primary care and nursing are high on the health agenda. The care of patients is at the centre...

Determinants of Academic Performance: A Multinomial Logit Approach

Using a qualitative response analysis, the authors estimated and compared key determinants of course grades with those derived with OLS.

Interventions for preoperative smoking cessation

Smoking is a well-known risk factor for complications after surgery. Stopping smoking before surgery is likely to reduce the risk of complications. We reviewed the evidence about the effects of providing smoking cessation interventions to people awaiting...

Clinical Illness and Outcomes in Patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone

Background Limited clinical and laboratory data are available on patients with Ebola virus disease (EVD). The Kenema Government Hospital in Sierra Leone, which had an existing infrastructure for research regarding viral hemorrhagic fever, has received...

An Evolutionary Many-Objective Optimization Algorithm Using Reference-Point-Based Nondominated Sorting Approach, Part I: Solving Problems With Box Constraints

Having developed multi-objective optimization al- gorithms using evolutionary optimization methods and demon- strated their niche on various practical problems involving mostly two and three objectives, there is now a growing need for developing evolutionary...

Factor Four: Doubling Wealth—Halving Resource Use: A New Report to the Club of Rome

Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker, Amory B. Lovins, L. Hunter Lovins

The ensemble nature of allostery.

Hesam N. Motlagh, James O. Wrabl, Jing Li, Vincent J. Hilser

Current Thyroid Cancer Trends in the United States

Importance We have previously reported on a doubling of thyroid cancer incidence—largely due to the detection of small papillary cancers. Because they are commonly found in people who have died of other causes, and because thyroid cancer mortality had...

Global numbers of infection and disease burden of soil transmitted helminth infections in 2010

Quantifying the burden of parasitic diseases in relation to other diseases and injuries requires reliable estimates of prevalence for each disease and an analytic framework within which to estimate attributable morbidity and mortality. Here we use data...

Towards the introduction of the 'Immunoscore' in the classification of malignant tumours.

The American Joint Committee on Cancer/Union Internationale Contre le Cancer (AJCC/UICC) TNM staging system provides the most reliable guidelines for the routine prognostication and treatment of colorectal carcinoma. This traditional tumour staging summarizes...

Communicating prognosis to patients with metastatic disease: what do they really want to know?

Phyllis N. Butow, Sharon M. Dowsett, Rebecca Hagerty, Martin H. N. Tattersall

Independent optical excitation of distinct neural populations

Optogenetic tools enable the causal examination of how specific cell types contribute to brain circuit functions. A long-standing question is whether it is possible to independently activate two distinct neural populations in mammalian brain tissue. Such...

Comparison of cone beam computed tomography imaging with physical measures

Objectives: The goal of this study was to determine the accuracy of measuring linear distances between landmarks commonly used in orthodontic analysis on a human skull using two cone beam CT (CBCT) systems. Methods: Measurements of length were taken using...

Data-driven design of robust fault detection system for wind turbines

In this paper, a robust data-driven fault detection approach is proposed with application to a wind turbine benchmark. The main challenges of the wind turbine fault detection lie in its nonlinearity, unknown disturbances as well as significant measurement...

Charge Order Driven by Fermi-Arc Instability in Bi2Sr2−xLaxCuO6+δ

Copper-oxide superconductors have a complex electronic structure. A charge density order has been observed in two cuprate families; however, it has been unclear whether such an order exists in Bi-based compounds (see the Perspective by [Morr][1] ). Comin...

Artefacts in CBCT: a review

Artefacts are common in today’s cone beam CT (CBCT). They are induced by discrepancies between the mathematical modelling and the actual physical imaging process. Since artefacts may interfere with the diagnostic process performed on CBCT data sets,...

Limitations of Agile Software Processes

: Software developers and project managers are struggling to assess the appropriateness of agile processes to their development environments. This paper identifies limitations that apply to many of the published agile processes in terms of the types of...

Active current sheets and candidate hot flow anomalies upstream of Mercury's bow shock

Vadim M. Uritsky, James A. Slavin, Torbjörn Sundberg, D. Sibeck, G. V. Khazanov, B. J. Anderson

MF59 is a safe and potent vaccine adjuvant that enhances protection against influenza virus infection

In preclinical studies, MF59 adjuvant offered improved protection against influenza virus challenge and significantly reduced the viral load in the lungs of challenged mice. In humans, MF59 is a safe and potent vaccine adjuvant that has been licensed...

The Penguin dictionary of literary terms and literary theory

J. A. (John Anthony) Cuddon, Rafey Habib, Matthew Birchwood

Saturn's dynamic magnetotail: A comprehensive magnetic field and plasma survey of plasmoids and traveling compression regions and their role in global magnetospheric dynamics

We present a comprehensive study of the magnetic field and plasma signatures of reconnection events observed with the Cassini spacecraft during the tail orbits of 2006. We examine their “local” properties in terms of magnetic field reconfiguration...

Principles of Financial Economics

This second edition provides a rigorous yet accessible graduate-level introduction to financial economics. Since students often find the link between financial economics and equilibrium theory hard to grasp, less attention is given to purely financial...

Dosimetry and image quality of four dental cone beam computed tomography scanners compared with multislice computed tomography scanners

Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the radiation dose and image quality of four dental cone beam CT (CBCT) scanners, and to compare them with those of two multislice CT (MSCT) scanners. Methods: Tissue doses were measured using a tissue-equivalent...

Dimensions of Personality Pathology: An Alternative to the Five-Factor Model

Objective: Researchers have advocated replacing the DSM-IV classification of personality disorders with an alternative diagnostic system based on the five-factor model. This study evaluates the clinical comprehensiveness of the five-factor model and addresses...

Increasing preservice teachers' self-efficacy beliefs for technology integration

This study was designed to explore how vicarious learning experiences and goal setting influence preservice teachers’ self-efficacy for integrating technology into the classroom. Two hundred and eighty students, enrolled in an introductory educational...

Evidence for quantum annealing with more than one hundred qubits

Sergio Boixo, Troels F. Rønnow, Sergei V. Isakov, Zhihui Wang, David Wecker, Daniel A. Lidar, John M. Martinis, Matthias Troyer

Effect of Structured Physical Activity on Prevention of Major Mobility Disability in Older Adults: The LIFE Study Randomized Clinical Trial

Importance In older adults reduced mobility is common and is an independent risk factor for morbidity, hospitalization, disability, and mortality. Limited evidence suggests that physical activity may help prevent mobility disability; however, there are...

Exciton Binding Energy and Nonhydrogenic Rydberg Series in Monolayer WS2

: We have experimentally determined the energies of the ground and first four excited excitonic states of the fundamental optical transition in monolayer WS2, a model system for the growing class of atomically thin two-dimensional semiconductor crystals....

Nitrogen-doped carbon quantum dots: Facile synthesis and application as a "turn-off" fluorescent probe for detection of Hg2+ ions

N-doped carbon quantum dots (N-CQDs) are synthesized by using folic acid as carbon and nitrogen sources.

Expert consensus document: The International Scientific Association for Probiotics and Prebiotics consensus statement on the scope and appropriate use of the term probiotic

The authors would like to thank members of the ISAPP board of directors who did not directly participate in this consensus panel, but who reviewed, criticized and approved the manuscript: K. Scott, T. R. Klaenhammer, M. Cabana, G. Fahey, E. M. Quigley...

Observation of High-Energy Astrophysical Neutrinos in Three Years of IceCube Data

A search for high-energy neutrinos interacting within the IceCube detector between 2010 and 2012 provided the first evidence for a high-energy neutrino flux of extraterrestrial origin. Results from an analysis using the same methods with a third year...

Mouse Phenome Database

The Mouse Phenome Database (MPD; phenome.jax.org) was launched in 2001 as the data coordination center for the international Mouse Phenome Project. MPD integrates quantitative phenotype, gene expression and genotype data into a common annotated framework...

Evidence-based physiotherapeutic concepts for improving arm and hand function in stroke patients

Evidence-based physiotherapeutic concepts for improving arm and hand function in stroke patients

Asynchronous l 2 - l ∞ filtering for discrete-time stochastic Markov jump systems with randomly occurred sensor nonlinearities

This paper is concerned with the problem of asynchronous l 2 - l ∞ filtering for discrete-time stochastic Markov jump systems with sensor nonlinearity. The sensor nonlinearity is assumed to occur randomly according to a stochastic variable satisfying...

Interventions to improve the appropriate use of polypharmacy for older people

Plain language summaryA review of the ways that healthcare professionals can improve the use of suitable medicines for older peopleTaking medicines for chronic illnesses both to treat symptoms and to prevent diseases getting worse is common in older people....

Polymerization-Induced Self-Assembly of Block Copolymer Nano-objects via RAFT Aqueous Dispersion Polymerization

In this Perspective, we discuss the recent development of polymerization-induced self-assembly mediated by reversible addition–fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT) aqueous dispersion polymerization. This approach has quickly become a powerful and versatile...

Intramolecular donor–acceptor cyclopropane ring-opening cyclizations

Cyclization reactions of donor–acceptor (D–A) cyclopropanes are recognized as versatile methods for construction of carbocyclic and heterocyclic scaffolds. In the literature, many examples of these polarized cyclopropanes' reactivity with nucleophiles,...

Consensus guidelines for the management of postoperative nausea and vomiting.

The present guidelines are the most recent data on postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) and an update on the 2 previous sets of guidelines published in 2003 and 2007. These guidelines were compiled by a multidisciplinary international panel of individuals...

Neurofunctional correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder: A PET symptom provocation study.

SUMMARY: Patients with combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) show altered cognitive and affective processing and symptomatic responding following exposure to trauma reminders. Previou ...

Bullying in the digital age: A critical review and meta-analysis of cyberbullying research among youth

Robin M. Kowalski, Gary W. Giumetti, Amber N. Schroeder, Micah R. Lattanner

Simeprevir Increases Rate of Sustained Virologic Response Among Treatment-Experienced Patients With HCV Genotype-1 Infection: A Phase IIb Trial

Stefan Zeuzem, Thomas Berg, Edward Gane, Peter Ferenci, Graham R. Foster, Michael W. Fried, Christophe Hézode, Gideon M. Hirschfield, Ira M. Jacobson, Igor Nikitin, Paul J. Pockros, Fred Poordad, Jane Scott, Oliver Lenz, Monika Peeters, Vanitha Sekar, Goedele De Smedt, Rekha Sinha, M. Beumont-Mauviel

Human Capital and the Wealth of Nations

We reevaluate the role of human capital in determining the wealth of nations. We use standard human capital theory to estimate stocks of human capital and allow the quality of human capital to vary across countries. Our model can explain differences in...

Evaluating Results Using Corrected and Uncorrected Effect Size Estimates

Magnitude-of-effect (ME) statistics, when adequately understood and correctly used, are important aids for researchers who do not want to place a sole reliance on tests of statistical significance in substantive result interpretation. We describe why...

Depression as a Risk Factor for Poor Prognosis Among Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome: Systematic Review and Recommendations A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association

Judith H. Lichtman, Erika Sivarajan Froelicher, James A. Blumenthal, Robert M. Carney, Lynn V. Doering, Nancy Frasure-Smith, Kenneth E. Freedland, Allan S. Jaffe, Erica C. Leifheit-Limson, David S. Sheps, Viola Vaccarino, Lawson R. Wulsin

Phylogenomics resolves the timing and pattern of insect evolution

Insects are the most diverse group of animals, with the largest number of species. However, many of the evolutionary relationships between insect species have been controversial and difficult to resolve. Misof et al. performed a phylogenomic analysis...

Long-term Drug Treatment for Obesity: A Systematic and Clinical Review

Importance Thirty-six percent of US adults are obese, and many cannot lose sufficient weight to improve health with lifestyle interventions alone.Objective To conduct a systematic review of medications currently approved in the United States for obesity...

Graphitic carbon nitride based nanocomposites: a review.

Graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4), as an intriguing earth-abundant visible light photocatalyst, possesses a unique two-dimensional structure, excellent chemical stability and tunable electronic structure. Pure g-C3N4 suffers from rapid recombination of...

Unified Polymerization Mechanism for the Assembly of ASC-Dependent Inflammasomes

SummaryInflammasomes elicit host defense inside cells by activating caspase-1 for cytokine maturation and cell death. AIM2 and NLRP3 are representative sensor proteins in two major families of inflammasomes. The adaptor protein ASC bridges the sensor...

Aspirin in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery

The primary outcome occurred in 351 of 4998 patients (7.0%) in the aspirin group and in 355 of 5012 patients (7.1%) in the placebo group (hazard ratio in the aspirin group, 0.99; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.86...

Bleeding, incontinence, pain and constipation after STARR transanal double stapling rectotomy for obstructed defecation.

Background: The STARR double stapling procedure (DSP), i.e. transanal anteroposterior rectotomy, has been recently reported as a low-morbidity and effective operation for the treatment of rectocele and internal rectal mucosal prolapse (R-IMP) causing...

NONCODEv4: exploring the world of long non-coding RNA genes

NONCODE (http://www.bioinfo.org/noncode/) is an integrated knowledge database dedicated to noncoding RNAs (excluding tRNAs and rRNAs). Noncoding RNAs (ncRNAs) have been implied in diseases and identified to play important roles in various biological processes....

P-Type Conduction in Mg-Doped GaN Treated with Low-Energy Electron Beam Irradiation (LEEBI)

Distinct p-type conduction is realized with Mg-doped GaN by the low-energy electron-beam irradiation (LEEBI) treatment, and the properties of the GaN p-n junction LED are reported for the first time. It was found that the LEEBI treatment drastically lowers...

Search and replication in unstructured peer-to-peer networks

Decentralized and unstructured peer-to-peer networks such as Gnutella are attractive for certain applications because they require no centralized directories and no precise control over network topology or data placement. However, the flooding-based query...

Simultaneous editing of three homoeoalleles in hexaploid bread wheat confers heritable resistance to powdery mildew

Yanpeng Wang, Xi Cheng, Qiwei Shan, Yi Zhang, Jinxing Liu, Caixia Gao, Jin-Long Qiu

Ramucirumab plus docetaxel versus placebo plus docetaxel for second-line treatment of stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer after disease progression on platinum-based therapy (REVEL): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised phase 3 trial.

Ramucirumab is a human IgG1 monoclonal antibody that targets the extracellular domain of VEGFR-2. We aimed to assess efficacy and safety of treatment with docetaxel plus ramucirumab or placebo as second-line treatment for patients with stage IV non-small-cell-lung...

Chemotherapy resistance in osteosarcoma: current challenges and future directions

For patients with osteosarcoma, the use of chemotherapy has improved survival from 11% with surgical resection alone in the 1960s, to 70% by the mid-1980s. However, survival has since plateaued, despite advances in anticancer therapy. Elucidation of the...

Microenvironmental and cellular consequences of altered blood flow in tumours

Tumour angiogenesis is triggered by various signals characteristic of the tumour microenvironment, including low oxygen tension, low extracellular pH and low glucose concentration. Tumour microvasculature is chaotic, producing perfusion heterogeneities...

Gliotransmitters travel in time and space.

Giorgio Carmignoto, Stéphane H. R. Oliet, Richard Robitaille, Andrea Volterra

Uniting the classification of cultured and uncultured bacteria and archaea using 16S rRNA gene sequences

This work has been co-funded by the Max Planck Society and the European Union (EU) project SYMBIOMICS (grant number 264774). R.R.M. acknowledges the scientific support given by the Spanish Ministry of Economy with the projects CE-CSD2007-0005 and CGL2012-39627-C03-03,...

The physical basis of IMRT and inverse planning

The physical basis of IMRT and inverse planning. Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) can sculpt the high-dose volume around the site of disease with hitherto unachievable precision. Conformal avoidance of normal tissues goes hand in hand with...

Receptor-mediated radiotherapy with 90Y-DOTA-D-Phe1-Tyr3-octreotide

Giovanni Paganelli, Stefania Zoboli, Marta Cremonesi, Mahila Ferrari, Chiara Grana, Mirco Bartolomei, Franco Orsi, Concetta De Cicco, Helmut R. Mäcke, Marco Chinol, Filippo de Braud

OPTIMAL TAXES ON FOSSIL FUEL IN GENERAL EQUILIBRIUM

We analyze a dynamic stochastic general‐equilibrium (DSGE) model with an externality—through climate change—from using fossil energy. Our central result is a simple formula for the marginal externality damage of emissions (or, equivalently, for...

Dual catalysis. Merging photoredox with nickel catalysis: coupling of α-carboxyl sp³-carbons with aryl halides.

Zhiwei Zuo, Derek T. Ahneman, Lingling Chu, Jack A. Terrett, Abigail G. Doyle, David W. C. MacMillan

Microsporidia in Insects

This chapter highlights the biological and life cycle features of entomogenous microsporidia and provides some basic information on their taxonomic distribution. The development of all insect-parasitic microsporidia is restricted to the cytoplasm of the...

The ALK Inhibitor Ceritinib Overcomes Crizotinib Resistance in Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Non-small cell lung cancers (NSCLC) harboring anaplastic lymphoma kinase ( ALK ) gene rearrangements invariably develop resistance to the ALK tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) crizotinib. Herein, we report the fi rst preclinical evaluation of the next-generation...

Customer Engagement: Exploring Customer Relationships Beyond Purchase

Using qualitative studies involving executives and customers, this study explores the nature and scope of customer engagement (CE), which is a vital component of relationship marketing. We define CE as the intensity of an individual's participation in...

18F-fluoride positron emission tomography for identification of ruptured and high-risk coronary atherosclerotic plaques: a prospective clinical trial.

The use of non-invasive imaging to identify ruptured or high-risk coronary atherosclerotic plaques would represent a major clinical advance for prevention and treatment of coronary artery disease. We used combined PET and CT to identify ruptured and high-risk...

A Long Noncoding RNA Activated by TGF-β Promotes the Invasion-Metastasis Cascade in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Ji‐hang Yuan, Fu Yang, Fang Wang, Jin‐zhao Ma, Yingjun Guo, Tao Qw, Feng Liu, Wei Pan, Tiantian Wang, Chuan-chuan Zhou, Shaobing Wang, Yu-Zhao Wang, Yang Yang, Ning Yang, Weiping Zhou, Guang-Shun Yang, Shuhan Sun

Tariquidar (XR9576): a P-glycoprotein drug efflux pump inhibitor

P-glycoprotein actively transports structurally unrelated compounds out of cells, conferring the multidrug resistance phenotype in cancer. Tariquidar is a potent, specific, noncompetitive inhibitor of P-glycoprotein. Tariquidar inhibits the ATPase activity...

Liquid Crystal Dimers and Oligomers

A liquid crystal dimer is composed of molecules containing two mesogenic groups linked via a flexible spacer. Initial interest in these materials stemmed from their ability to act as model compounds for semi-flexible main chain liquid crystal polymers...

Characterization of polyploid wheat genomic diversity using a high-density 90,000 single nucleotide polymorphism array.

High-density single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) genotyping arrays are a powerful tool for studying genomic patterns of diversity, inferring ancestral relationships between individuals in populations and studying marker–trait associations in mapping...

Ovarian failure following abdominal irradiation in childhood: the radiosensitivity of the human oocyte

Ovarian function has been studied sequentially since 1975 in 19 patients treated in childhood for an intra-abdominal tumour with surgery and whole abdominal radiotherapy (total dose 30 Gy). Eleven patients received chemotherapeutic agents that are not...

Environment drives selection and function of enhancers controlling tissue-specific macrophage identities.

David Gosselin, Verena M. Link, Casey E. Romanoski, Gregory J. Fonseca, Eichenfield Dz, Nathanael J. Spann, Joshua D. Stender, Hyun Bae Chun, Hannah Garner, Frederic Geissmann, Christopher K. Glass

Virus-like particles: flexible platforms for vaccine development.

Virus-like particles (VLPs) consist of viral structural proteins that, when overexpressed, spontaneously self-assemble into particles that are antigenically indistinguishable from infectious virus or subviral particles. VLPs can be considered as dense,...

Early allopolyploid evolution in the post-neolithic Brassica napus oilseed genome

Many domesticated plants arose through the meeting of multiple genomes through hybridization and genome doubling, known as polyploidy. Chalhoub et al. sequenced the polyploid genome of Brassica napus , which originated from a recent combination of two...

2014 ESC Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of acute pulmonary embolism: The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Pulmonary Embolism of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)Endorsed by the European Respiratory Society (ERS)

Stavros Konstantinides, Adam Torbicki, Giancarlo Agnelli, Nicolas Danchin, David Fitzmaurice, Nazzareno Galiè, J. Simon R. Gibbs, Menno V. Huisman, Marc Humbert, Nils Kucher, Irene Lang, Mareike Lankeit, John Lekakis, Christoph Maack, Eckhard Mayer, Nicolas Meneveau, Arnaud Perrier, Piotr Pruszczyk, Lars Hvilsted Rasmussen, Thomas H. Schindler, Pavel Svitil, Anton Vonk Noordegraaf, Jose Luis Zamorano, Maurizio Zompatori, Philippe Kolh, Patrizio Lancellotti

A Note on Depth Doses in Fields of Irregular Shape

A method is described which enables calculation to be made of percentage dosage-rates at any point within the volume which receives radiation from a beam of X or gamma rays, whatever be the shape of the field of radiation. Results of the calculation of...

Monetary Policy, Risk-Taking and Pricing: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment

We study the risk-taking channel of monetary policy in Bolivia, a dollarized country where monetary changes are transmitted exogenously from the USA. We find that a lower policy rate spurs the granting of riskier loans, to borrowers with worse credit...

Orthodontic treatment and its impact on oral health-related quality of life in Brazilian adolescents

Objective: To assess whether Brazilian adolescents who had completed orthodontic treatment had lower levels of impacts on their oral health-related quality of life. Design: A cross-sectional study. Setting: The study was conducted in public and private...

Lanthanide Probes for Bioresponsive Imaging

Marie C. Heffern, Lauren M. Matosziuk, Thomas J. Meade

Neuroinflammation and M2 microglia: the good, the bad, and the inflamed

The concept of multiple macrophage activation states is not new. However, extending this idea to resident tissue macrophages, like microglia, has gained increased interest in recent years. Unfortunately, the research on peripheral macrophage polarization...

A Dosage System for Use in the Treatment of Cancer of the Uterine Cervix

A dosage system expressed in terms of rontgens is proposed for the treatment of cancer of the uterine cervix. The anatomy of the part is considered in relation to spread of disease and to normal tissue tolerance. The vaginal and uterine applicators are...

C9orf72 nucleotide repeat structures initiate molecular cascades of disease

Aaron R. Haeusler, Christopher J. Donnelly, Goran Periz, Eric Aj Simko, Patrick G. Shaw, Min-Sik Kim, Nicholas J. Maragakis, Juan C. Troncoso, Akhilesh Pandey, Rita Sattler, Jeffrey D. Rothstein, Jiou Wang

Accuracy of Bedside Clinical Methods Compared with Fiberoptic Endoscopic Examination of Swallowing (FEES) in Determining the Risk of Aspiration in Acute Stroke Patients

Selina H.B. Lim, P.K. Lieu, Su Yin Phua, R. Seshadri, Narayanaswamy Venketasubramanian, S.H. Lee, Philip Wee Jin Choo

Overdiagnosis in Low-Dose Computed Tomography Screening for Lung Cancer

Importance Screening for lung cancer has the potential to reduce mortality, but in addition to detecting aggressive tumors, screening will also detect indolent tumors that otherwise may not cause clinical symptoms. These overdiagnosis cases represent...

Note on “Some models for deriving the priority weights from interval fuzzy preference relations”

The definitions and models in Xu and Chen (2008) may take a consistent IFPR as an inconsistent.

Interpreting the language of histone and DNA modifications

article i nfo A major mechanism regulating the accessibility and function of eukaryotic genomes are the covalent modifications to DNA and histone proteins that dependably package our genetic information inside the nucleus of every cell. Formally postulated...

CRISPR-Cas9 Knockin Mice for Genome Editing and Cancer Modeling

Platt R, Sidi Chen, Yang Zhou, Michael J. Yim, Lukasz Swiech, Hannah R. Kempton, James E. Dahlman, Oren Parnas, Thomas Eisenhaure, Marko Jovanovic, Daniel B. Graham, Siddharth Jhunjhunwala, Matthias Heidenreich, Ramnik J. Xavier, Robert Langer, Daniel G. Anderson, Nir Hacohen, Aviv Regev, Guoping Feng, Phillip A. Sharp, Feng Zhang

The Genetic Landscape of Clinical Resistance to RAF Inhibition in Metastatic Melanoma

Eliezer M. Van Allen, Nikhil Wagle, Antje Sucker, Daniel J. Treacy, Cory M. Johannessen, Eva M. Goetz, Chelsea S. Place, Amaro Taylor-Weiner, Steven Whittaker, Gregory V. Kryukov, Eran Hodis, Mara Rosenberg, Aaron McKenna, Kristian Cibulskis, Deborah N. Farlow, Lisa Zimmer, Uwe Hillen, Ralf Gutzmer, Simone M. Goldinger, Selma Ugurel, Helen Gogas, Friederike Egberts, Carola Berking, Uwe Trefzer, Carmen Loquai, Benjamin Weide, Jessica C. Hassel, Stacey Gabriel, Scott L. Carter, Gad Getz, Levi A. Garraway, Dirk Schadendorf

Laparoscopic hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma

Makoto Hashizume, Shin-Ichiro Maehara, Eiji Tsujita, Tatsuya Rikimaru, Yoichi Yamashita, Shinji Tanaka

Increasing frequency of extreme El Nino events due to greenhouse warming

El Nino events are a prominent feature of climate variability with global climatic impacts. The 1997/98 episode, often referred to as ‘the climate event of the twentieth century’1, 2, and the 1982/83 extreme El Nino3, featured a pronounced eastward...

How to produce white light in a single-phase host?

White light-emitting diodes (WLEDs) as new solid-state light sources have a greatly promising application in the field of lighting and display. So far much effort has been devoted to exploring novel luminescent materials for WLEDs. Currently the major...

Development of Catalysts and Ligands for Enantioselective Gold Catalysis

forenantioselectivegoldcatalysisbyourresearchgroupaswellasrelated work by others. We also discuss some of our strategies to address the challenges of enantioselective gold(I) catalysis. Early on, our work with enantioselective gold-catalyzed transformations...

Proteogenomic characterization of human colon and rectal cancer

Bing Zhang, Jing Wang, Xiaojing Wang, Jing Zhu, Liu Q, Zhiao Shi, Matthew C. Chambers, Lisa J. Zimmerman, Kent Shaddox, Sangtae Kim, Sherri R. Davies, Sean Wang, Pei Wang, Christopher R. Kinsinger, Robert Rivers, Henry Rodriguez, R. Reid Townsend, Matthew J. Ellis, Steven A. Carr, David L. Tabb, Robert J. Coffey, Robbert J. C. Slebos, Daniel C. Liebler

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