rivers

Summary

Summary: Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Global hydrological cycles and world water resources
    Taikan Oki
    Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, 4 6 1 Komaba, Meguro ku, Tokyo 153 8505, Japan
    Science 313:1068-72. 2006
  2. ncbi Global threats to human water security and river biodiversity
    C J Vörösmarty
    The Environmental CrossRoads Initiative, City University of New York, The City College of New York, New York, New York 10035, USA
    Nature 467:555-61. 2010
  3. ncbi The role of discharge variation in scaling of drainage area and food chain length in rivers
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Post Office Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Science 330:965-7. 2010
  4. pmc Unraveling assembly of stream biofilm communities
    Katharina Besemer
    Department of Limnology, Vienna University, Vienna, Austria
    ISME J 6:1459-68. 2012
  5. pmc Effects of Pleistocene glaciations and rivers on the population structure of Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus)
    Natasha Arora
    Anthropological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21376-81. 2010
  6. ncbi Effect of river landscape on the sediment concentrations of antibiotics and corresponding antibiotic resistance genes (ARG)
    Ruoting Pei
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1372 Campus Mail, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 80523, USA
    Water Res 40:2427-35. 2006
  7. ncbi Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world's large river systems
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Science 308:405-8. 2005
  8. pmc Antibiotic resistance characteristics of environmental bacteria from an oxytetracycline production wastewater treatment plant and the receiving river
    Dong Li
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3444-51. 2010
  9. ncbi Impact of humans on the flux of terrestrial sediment to the global coastal ocean
    James P M Syvitski
    Environmental Computation and Imaging Facility, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research INSTAAR, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0450, USA
    Science 308:376-80. 2005
  10. pmc Predicted exposures to steroid estrogens in U.K. rivers correlate with widespread sexual disruption in wild fish populations
    Susan Jobling
    Beyond The Basics Ltd, Burnham, Bucks, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 114:32-9. 2006

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Publications358 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Global hydrological cycles and world water resources
    Taikan Oki
    Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, 4 6 1 Komaba, Meguro ku, Tokyo 153 8505, Japan
    Science 313:1068-72. 2006
    ..Reducing current vulnerability will be the first step to prepare for such anticipated changes...
  2. ncbi Global threats to human water security and river biodiversity
    C J Vörösmarty
    The Environmental CrossRoads Initiative, City University of New York, The City College of New York, New York, New York 10035, USA
    Nature 467:555-61. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi The role of discharge variation in scaling of drainage area and food chain length in rivers
    John L Sabo
    Faculty of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Post Office Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Science 330:965-7. 2010
    ..increases with drainage area and decreases with hydrologic variability and intermittency across 36 North American rivers. Our analysis further suggests that hydrologic variability is the mechanism underlying the correlation between ..
  4. pmc Unraveling assembly of stream biofilm communities
    Katharina Besemer
    Department of Limnology, Vienna University, Vienna, Austria
    ISME J 6:1459-68. 2012
    ..Bulk and active populations generated comparable patterns of community composition in the biofilms and the suspended communities, which suggests similar assembly controls on these populations...
  5. pmc Effects of Pleistocene glaciations and rivers on the population structure of Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus)
    Natasha Arora
    Anthropological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21376-81. 2010
    ..distance tests, which show a significant correlation between mtDNA divergence and distance and a strong effect of rivers as barriers for female movement...
  6. ncbi Effect of river landscape on the sediment concentrations of antibiotics and corresponding antibiotic resistance genes (ARG)
    Ruoting Pei
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1372 Campus Mail, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 80523, USA
    Water Res 40:2427-35. 2006
    ..To the knowledge of the authors, this study is the first to demonstrate a relationship between urban and agricultural activity and microbial resistance in river sediments using quantitative molecular tools...
  7. ncbi Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world's large river systems
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Science 308:405-8. 2005
    ..In view of projected changes in climate and water resource use, these findings can be used to identify ecological risks associated with further impacts on large river systems...
  8. pmc Antibiotic resistance characteristics of environmental bacteria from an oxytetracycline production wastewater treatment plant and the receiving river
    Dong Li
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3444-51. 2010
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  9. ncbi Impact of humans on the flux of terrestrial sediment to the global coastal ocean
    James P M Syvitski
    Environmental Computation and Imaging Facility, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research INSTAAR, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0450, USA
    Science 308:376-80. 2005
    ..Humans have simultaneously increased the sediment transport by global rivers through soil erosion (by 2.3 +/- 0...
  10. pmc Predicted exposures to steroid estrogens in U.K. rivers correlate with widespread sexual disruption in wild fish populations
    Susan Jobling
    Beyond The Basics Ltd, Burnham, Bucks, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 114:32-9. 2006
    ..widespread endocrine disruption in wild populations of the roach (Rutilus rutilus), a common cyprinid fish, in rivers contaminated by treated sewage effluents...
  11. pmc Real-time PCR quantification of human adenoviruses in urban rivers indicates genome prevalence but low infectivity
    Samuel Choi
    Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7426-33. 2005
    Real-time PCR was applied to quantify the abundance of human adenoviruses in two southern California urban rivers, the San Gabriel and Los Angeles...
  12. ncbi Distribution and speciation of heavy metals in sediments from the mainstream, tributaries, and lakes of the Yangtze River catchment of Wuhan, China
    Zhifeng Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, PR China
    J Hazard Mater 166:1186-94. 2009
    ..0% from tributaries, and 88.9% from lakes exhibited low and moderate ecological risk of heavy metals, and the potential ecological risks in the mainstream and tributaries were higher than those in lakes...
  13. ncbi Impacts of salmon on riparian plant diversity
    Morgan D Hocking
    Earth2Ocean Research Group, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Science 331:1609-12. 2011
    ..Predicting how salmon affect terrestrial ecosystems is central to conservation plans that aim to better integrate ecosystem values into resource management...
  14. pmc Biophysical controls on community succession in stream biofilms
    Katharina Besemer
    Department of Freshwater Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstr 14, Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:4966-74. 2007
    ..Our results thus suggest a shift from a predominantly physical control to coupled biophysical controls on bacterial community succession in stream biofilms...
  15. pmc The role of Pleistocene refugia and rivers in shaping gorilla genetic diversity in central Africa
    Nicola M Anthony
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:20432-6. 2007
    The role of Pleistocene forest refugia and rivers in the evolutionary diversification of tropical biota has been the subject of considerable debate...
  16. ncbi Young organic matter as a source of carbon dioxide outgassing from Amazonian rivers
    Emilio Mayorga
    School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Nature 436:538-41. 2005
    b>Rivers are generally supersaturated with respect to carbon dioxide, resulting in large gas evasion fluxes that can be a significant component of regional net carbon budgets...
  17. pmc Statistical modeling suggests that antiandrogens in effluents from wastewater treatment works contribute to widespread sexual disruption in fish living in English rivers
    Susan Jobling
    Institute for the Environment, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 117:797-802. 2009
    ..In contrast, the accepted explanation for feminization of wild male fish is that it results mainly from exposure to steroidal estrogens originating primarily from human excretion...
  18. pmc Spatial distribution and factors shaping the niche segregation of ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms in the Qiantang River, China
    Shuai Liu
    Department of Environmental Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 79:4065-71. 2013
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  19. ncbi Assessing land-use effects on water quality, in-stream habitat, riparian ecosystems and biodiversity in Patagonian northwest streams
    María Laura Miserendino
    CONICET Laboratorio de Investigaciones en Ecología y Sistemática Animal Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia San Juan Bosco, Argentina
    Sci Total Environ 409:612-24. 2011
    ..riparian/littoral invertebrates, fish and birds from the riparian corridor and environmental variables of 15 rivers (Patagonia) subjected to a gradient of land-use practices (non-managed native forest, managed native forest, pine ..
  20. ncbi Source, occurrence and fate of antibiotics in the Italian aquatic environment
    Ettore Zuccato
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    J Hazard Mater 179:1042-8. 2010
    ..theoretical environmental loads, then were measured in wastewater of some sewage treatment plants (STPs) and in rivers in Italy...
  21. ncbi Determination and fate of oxytetracycline and related compounds in oxytetracycline production wastewater and the receiving river
    Dong Li
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:80-6. 2008
    ..The mean concentration of beta-apo-OTC in river sediments was 20.8 +/- 7.8 mg/kg, and its ratio to OTC was approximately 0.11, nearly twice the ratio of alpha-apo-OTC and EOTC to OTC (0.058 +/- 0.014 and 0.061 +/- 0.015, respectively)...
  22. ncbi Class 1 and 2 integrons, sul resistance genes and antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolated from Dongjiang River, South China
    Hao Chang Su
    State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, CAS Centre for Pearl River Delta Environmental Pollution and Control Research, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
    Environ Pollut 169:42-9. 2012
    ..The results showed that bacterial resistance in the catchment was seriously influenced by human activities, especially discharge of wastewater...
  23. pmc Integrated assessment of heavy metal contamination in sediments from a coastal industrial basin, NE China
    Xiaoyu Li
    State Key Laboratory of Desert and Oasis Ecology, Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xinjiang, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e39690. 2012
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  24. ncbi Assessment of heavy metal contamination in Hindon River sediments: a chemometric and geochemical approach
    Mayuri Chabukdhara
    Environmental Engineering Laboratory, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110 016, India
    Chemosphere 87:945-53. 2012
    ..Consequently, it may serve to undertake and design effective strategies and remedial measures to prevent further deterioration of the river ecosystem in future...
  25. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance of integron-harboring Escherichia coli isolates from clinical samples, wastewater treatment plant and river water
    Ryszard Koczura
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, A Mickiewicz University, 61 614 Poznan, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 414:680-5. 2012
    ..The results may suggest that WWTP effluent contributes to increased frequency of integron-positive E. coli isolates in the river downstream the WWTP and to their elevated resistance level...
  26. pmc Quantifying the ocean, freshwater and human effects on year-to-year variability of one-sea-winter Atlantic salmon angled in multiple Norwegian rivers
    Jaime Otero
    Department of Biology, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 6:e24005. 2011
    ..variability across 60 time series of recreational catch of one-sea-winter salmon (grilse) from Norwegian rivers over 29 years (1979-2007)...
  27. ncbi Occurrence of priority hazardous PAHs in water, suspended particulate matter, sediment and common eels (Anguilla anguilla) in the urban stretch of the River Tiber (Italy)
    Luisa Patrolecco
    Water Research Institute, National Research Council, Via Salaria km 29 300, 00015 Monterotondo Scalo, Rome, Italy
    Chemosphere 81:1386-92. 2010
    ..8 to 7.0 ngg(-1) wet wt. and the calculated toxicity equivalent concentration (TEQ, 1.8 ngg(-1) wet wt.) of total PAHs fell below the recommended screening value (SV) in US EPA guidelines, suggesting no concern for human consumption...
  28. ncbi Light-mediated thresholds in stream-water nutrient composition in a river network
    Jacques C Finlay
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 92:140-50. 2011
    The elemental composition of solutes transported by rivers reflects combined influences of surrounding watersheds and transformations within stream networks, yet comparatively little is known about downstream changes in effects of ..
  29. ncbi Role of the fish Astyanax aeneus (Characidae) as a keystone nutrient recycler in low-nutrient neotropical streams
    Gaston E Small
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    Ecology 92:386-97. 2011
    ..Because of the high variability in P excretion rates among fish species, ecosystem-level P recycling could be particularly sensitive to changes in fish community structure in P-limited systems...
  30. ncbi Parameter uncertainty analysis of non-point source pollution from different land use types
    Zhen yao Shen
    State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, P R China
    Sci Total Environ 408:1971-8. 2010
    ..Taken together, the study suggested that adjusting the structure of land use and controlling fertilizer use are helpful methods to control the NPS pollution in the Daning River Watershed...
  31. ncbi Determination of NSAIDs in river sediment samples
    Jan Antonić
    Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, University of Ljubljana, Askerceva cesta 5, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Anal Bioanal Chem 387:1337-42. 2007
    ..Sampling on the River Krka and other Slovene rivers will in the future be repeated at different sampling points in order to track down the main sources of pollution.
  32. pmc Enterococci in river Ganga surface waters: propensity of species distribution, dissemination of antimicrobial-resistance and virulence-markers among species along landscape
    Pushpa Lata
    Environmental Microbiology Division, Indian Institute Toxicology Research CSIR, Post Box 80, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Lucknow 226001, U P, India
    BMC Microbiol 9:140. 2009
    ..Therefore, this study aims to determine the distribution of species diversity, dissemination of antimicrobial-resistance and virulence-markers in enterococci with respect to rural-urban landscape along river Ganga in northern India...
  33. ncbi Activities and identification of aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonists in sediments from the Danube river
    Steffen Keiter
    Aquatic Ecology and Toxicology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 230, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Anal Bioanal Chem 390:2009-19. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, owing to the effects of PAHs towards fish and the connection between dioxin-like activity and carcinogenicity, the link between contamination and the fish population decline cannot be ruled out...
  34. ncbi Recovering cryptic diversity and ancient drainage patterns in eastern North America: historical biogeography of the Notropis rubellus species group (Teleostei: Cypriniformes)
    Peter B Berendzen
    University of Minnesota, Bell Museum of Natural History, Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, 1987 Upper Buford Circle, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 46:721-37. 2008
    ..The observation of increased diversity in N. rubellus suggests there may be greater diversity within other taxa with a similar distribution...
  35. ncbi Genetic structure and gene flow in a metapopulation of an endangered plant species, Silene tatarica
    N Tero
    Department of Biology, PO Box 3000, FIN 90014 University of Oulu, Finland
    Mol Ecol 12:2073-85. 2003
    ..The overall pattern of genetic variation within and between subpopulations also suggested a 'classical' metapopulation structure of the species suggested by the ecological surveys...
  36. ncbi Occurrence and fate of pharmaceutically active compounds in the environment, a case study: Höje River in Sweden
    David Bendz
    Swedish Geotechnical Institute, Department of Environmental Technology, Malmo
    J Hazard Mater 122:195-204. 2005
    ..g., transformation, volatility and physical sequestration by solids), under a variety of spatial and temporal scales...
  37. ncbi Modelling the effect of directional spatial ecological processes at different scales
    F Guillaume Blanchet
    Departement de sciences biologiques, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Oecologia 166:357-68. 2011
    ....
  38. ncbi EU-wide survey of polar organic persistent pollutants in European river waters
    Robert Loos
    European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Via Enrico Fermi, 21020 Ispra, Italy
    Environ Pollut 157:561-8. 2009
    ..More than 100 individual water samples from over 100 European rivers from 27 European Countries were analysed for 35 selected compounds, comprising pharmaceuticals, pesticides, PFOS, ..
  39. pmc Fish-borne zoonotic trematodes in cultured and wild-caught freshwater fish from the Red River Delta, Vietnam
    Van Thi Phan
    Centre for Environment and Disease Monitoring in Aquaculture, Research Institute for Aquaculture No 1, Tu Son, Vietnam
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:861-6. 2010
    ..These results underscore the need for greater awareness of the risk from raw fish dishes among public health agencies and consumers...
  40. pmc High diversity of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing bacteria in an urban river sediment habitat
    Su Ying Lu
    Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China 510515
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5972-6. 2010
    ..The discovery of highly diverse ESBL-producing bacteria and ESBL genes, particularly bla(CTX), in urban river sediment raises alarms for potential dissemination of ARB in communities through river environments...
  41. ncbi Predicted and measured concentrations for selected pharmaceuticals in UK rivers: implications for risk assessment
    Jonathan P Bound
    Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London, London SW7 2BP, UK
    Water Res 40:2885-92. 2006
    ..Results from one site demonstrated a considerable increase in concentrations of ibuprofen, salbutamol and paracetamol downstream from the treatment works; however, no link was established for a second works...
  42. ncbi Clinal variation in MHC diversity with temperature: evidence for the role of host-pathogen interaction on local adaptation in Atlantic salmon
    Mélanie Dionne
    Departement de Biologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, G1K 7P4, Canada
    Evolution 61:2154-64. 2007
    ..A total of 1549 Atlantic salmon from 34 rivers were sampled between 46 degrees N and 58 degrees N in Eastern Canada. The results supported our working hypothesis...
  43. ncbi Distributions of pharmaceuticals in an urban estuary during both dry- and wet-weather conditions
    Mark J Benotti
    Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 5000, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:5795-802. 2007
    ..This observation is consistent with a simple model illustrating the effect of precipitation has on pharmaceutical concentration in the wastewater stream, given the balance between dilution from rain and the bypass of treatment...
  44. ncbi Dendritic network structure constrains metacommunity properties in riverine ecosystems
    B L Brown
    Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    J Anim Ecol 79:571-80. 2010
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  45. ncbi Differential permeability of rivers to raccoon gene flow corresponds to rabies incidence in Ontario, Canada
    Catherine I Cullingham
    Watershed Ecosystem Graduate Program, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, Canada
    Mol Ecol 18:43-53. 2009
    ..Lawrence (N = 802). These areas are transected by major rivers and are at the northern front of a raccoon rabies epizootic...
  46. ncbi Rapid liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry method for the determination of a broad mixture of pharmaceuticals in surface water
    Justin M Conley
    Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403, USA
    J Chromatogr A 1185:206-15. 2008
    ..This study reports the first detection of lovastatin in surface water...
  47. ncbi Temporal and spatial trends in the occurrence of human and veterinary antibiotics in aqueous and river sediment matrices
    Sung Chul Kim
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523 1372, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:50-7. 2007
    ..Since microorganism antibiotic resistance can develop in sediments, the importance of analyzing this matrix is underscored...
  48. ncbi Genomic signatures predict migration and spawning failure in wild Canadian salmon
    Kristina M Miller
    Molecular Genetics Section, Pacific Biological Station, 3190 Hammond Bay Road, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Nanaimo, BC V9T 6N7, Canada
    Science 331:214-7. 2011
    ..At the spawning grounds, the same signature was associated with 3.7-fold greater odds of dying without spawning. Functional analysis raises the possibility that the mortality-related signature reflects a viral infection...
  49. ncbi Invading rainbow trout usurp a terrestrial prey subsidy from native charr and reduce their growth and abundance
    Colden V Baxter
    Graduate Degree Program in Ecology, and Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Oecologia 153:461-70. 2007
    ..Disruption of resource fluxes between habitats may be a common, but unidentified, consequence of invasions, and an additional mechanism contributing to the loss of native species...
  50. ncbi Impact of changing water levels and weather on Oncomelania hupensis hupensis populations, the snail host of Schistosoma japonicum, downstream of the Three Gorges Dam
    Edmund Y W Seto
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Ecohealth 5:149-58. 2008
    ..However, additional data are needed to determine whether snail populations that are typically destroyed by seasonal floods may live longer in more stable environments created by the dam...
  51. ncbi Effect of floods on the transmission of schistosomiasis in the Yangtze River valley, People's Republic of China
    Xiao Hua Wu
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
    Parasitol Int 57:271-6. 2008
    ..In view of our findings, emergency responses are warranted as soon as possible after the occurrence of a flood in order to avoid or mitigate the reemergence and spread of human schistosomiasis in the People's Republic of China...
  52. ncbi Dissolved organic carbon trends resulting from changes in atmospheric deposition chemistry
    Donald T Monteith
    Environmental Change Research Centre, UCL, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Nature 450:537-40. 2007
    ..The increase in DOC concentrations in these regions appears unrelated to other climatic factors...
  53. pmc Correlation between anammox activity and microscale distribution of nitrite in a subtropical mangrove sediment
    Rikke Louise Meyer
    Advanced Wastewater Management Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:6142-9. 2005
    ..This finding suggests that denitrification, though using NO2- as a substrate, also provides a substrate for the anammox process, which has been suggested in previous studies where microscale NO2- profiles were not measured...
  54. ncbi Elevated microbial tolerance to metals and antibiotics in metal-contaminated industrial environments
    Ramunas Stepanauskas
    Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Drawer E, Aiken, South Carolina 29802, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:3671-8. 2005
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  55. pmc Prevalence of clonorchiasis in southern endemic areas of Korea in 2006
    Shin Hyeong Cho
    Department of Malaria and Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Health, Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Seoul 122 701, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 46:133-7. 2008
    ..performed to investigate prevalence of clonorchiasis among the inhabitants living in villages along the 4 major rivers, Nakdong-gang (=river), Seomjin-gang, Youngsan-gang, and Guem-gang in southern Korea...
  56. ncbi Rivers influence the population genetic structure of bonobos (Pan paniscus)
    J Eriksson
    Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Mol Ecol 13:3425-35. 2004
    ..Accordingly, gene flow among populations is assumed to be extensive, but may be impeded by large, impassable rivers. We examined mitochondrial DNA control region sequence variation in individuals from five distinct localities ..
  57. pmc Arsenic pollution of groundwater in Vietnam exacerbated by deep aquifer exploitation for more than a century
    Lenny H E Winkel
    Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Ueberlandstrasse 133, 8600 Dubendorf, Switzerland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:1246-51. 2011
    ..The present situation in the Red River Delta is a warning for other As-affected regions where groundwater is extensively pumped from uncontaminated aquifers underlying high arsenic aquifers or zones...
  58. ncbi Antibiotic-resistance profile in environmental bacteria isolated from penicillin production wastewater treatment plant and the receiving river
    Dong Li
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    Environ Microbiol 11:1506-17. 2009
    ..The unexpectedly high levels of multiple antibiotic resistance in strains from wastewater and downstream river were speculated to be mainly due to multidrug efflux systems...
  59. ncbi Neutral metacommunity models predict fish diversity patterns in Mississippi-Missouri basin
    Rachata Muneepeerakul
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, E Quad, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    Nature 453:220-2. 2008
    ..This framework offers direct linkage from large-scale forcing, such as global climate change, to biodiversity patterns...
  60. pmc A cabled acoustic telemetry system for detecting and tracking juvenile salmon: part 1. Engineering design and instrumentation
    Mark A Weiland
    Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA 99332, USA
    Sensors (Basel) 11:5645-60. 2011
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  61. ncbi Three Gorges Dam and its impact on the potential transmission of schistosomiasis in regions along the Yangtze River
    Huai Min Zhu
    Department of Etiologic Biology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Ecohealth 5:137-48. 2008
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  62. ncbi Architectural differentiation reflects bacterial community structure in stream biofilms
    Katharina Besemer
    Department of Freshwater Ecology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    ISME J 3:1318-24. 2009
    ..We suggest this micro-scale differentiation as a response to the environmental dynamics in natural ecosystems...
  63. ncbi Does fish ecology predict dispersal across a river drainage divide?
    Christopher P Burridge
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Evolution 62:1484-99. 2008
    ..We employed two adjacent rivers in southern New Zealand to test for interdrainage dispersal while controlling for historical drainage geometry, ..
  64. ncbi The occurrence of antibiotics in an urban watershed: from wastewater to drinking water
    A J Watkinson
    National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plains, Brisbane QLD 4108, Australia
    Sci Total Environ 407:2711-23. 2009
    The presence of 28 antibiotics in three hospital effluents, five wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs), six rivers and a drinking water storage catchment were investigated within watersheds of South-East Queensland, Australia...
  65. ncbi Detection of human viruses in rivers of a densly-populated area in Germany using a virus adsorption elution method optimized for PCR analyses
    Ibrahim Ahmed Hamza
    Department of Hygiene, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ruhr University Bochum, Federal Republic of Germany
    Water Res 43:2657-68. 2009
    Transmission of viruses via surface water is a major public health concern. To determine the viral concentration in rivers of a densely-populated area in Germany, the virus adsorption elution (VIRADEL) method was optimized for downstream ..
  66. ncbi Analyzing effects of pesticides on invertebrate communities in streams
    Matthias Liess
    UFZ Centre for Environmental Research, Permoserstrasse 15, D 04318 Leipzig, Germany
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:954-65. 2005
    ..The results emphasize the importance of considering ecological traits and recolonization processes on the landscape level for ecotoxicological risk assessment...
  67. ncbi Occurrence of antibiotic resistance and class 1, 2 and 3 integrons in Escherichia coli isolated from a densely populated estuary (Seine, France)
    Emilie Laroche
    Faculte des Sciences, Université de Rouen CNRS 6143 M2C, Groupe de Microbiologie, Mont Saint Aignan, France
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 68:118-30. 2009
    ..However, for slightly over half of the E. coli isolates exhibiting the class 1 integron, the variable region could not be amplified, because part of the 3' conserved sequence was missing...
  68. ncbi Emergy evaluation of the natural value of water resources in Chinese rivers
    Dan Chen
    College of Agricultural Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing, China
    Environ Manage 44:288-97. 2009
    ..theory and method were used to evaluate the economy of China and the contributions of water resources in Chinese rivers to the real wealth of the Chinese economy...
  69. ncbi Determination and aquatic risk assessment of pesticide residues in riparian drainage canals in northeastern Greece
    Z Vryzas
    Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Agricultural Development, Laboratory of Agricultural Pharmacology and Ecotoxicology, 193 Pantazidou, Orestias, Greece
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:174-81. 2011
    ..ecotoxicological data has been undertaken to assess pesticide loading in the drainage canals of two transboundary rivers of northeastern Greece near the Greek/Bulgarian/Turkish borders as well as the subsequent risk to non-target ..
  70. ncbi Application of a microbiotests battery for complete toxicity assessment of rivers
    J Mankiewicz-Boczek
    International Centre for Ecology, European Regional Centre for Ecohydrology u a UNESCO, Polish Academy of Sciences, 3 Tylna, 90 364 Łódź, Poland
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 71:830-6. 2008
    Acute hazard classification based on selected microbiotests was proposed to assess and compare the toxicity of rivers including surface-water, sediment and soil from floodplains...
  71. ncbi Occurrence of endocrine disrupting compounds, pharmaceuticals, and personal care products in the Han River (Seoul, South Korea)
    Yeomin Yoon
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Sci Total Environ 408:636-43. 2010
    ..The area was selected since there is a lack of information in the Seoul area on the suspected contamination of rivers by micropollutants, although over 99% of drinking water is produced from surface waters in this area that has a ..
  72. pmc Bioaccumulation syndrome: identifying factors that make some stream food webs prone to elevated mercury bioaccumulation
    Darren M Ward
    Department of Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1195:62-83. 2010
    ..Finally, based on an understanding of the ecological drivers of MeHg accumulation, we identify situations when anthropogenic effects and management practices could significantly exacerbate or ameliorate MeHg accumulation in stream fish...
  73. ncbi An experimental disturbance alters fish size structure but not food chain length in streams
    Annika W Walters
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P O Box 208106, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8106, USA
    Ecology 89:3261-7. 2008
    ..The theoretical predictions of disturbance on food chain length are only likely to be seen in homogeneous systems that closely approximate the linear food chains the models are based upon...
  74. pmc Genetic isolation and morphological divergence mediated by high-energy rapids in two cichlid genera from the lower Congo rapids
    Jeffrey A Markert
    Department of Ichthyology, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024 5192, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 10:149. 2010
    ..However lake habitats are not the only centers of cichlid biodiversity - certain African rivers also contain large numbers of narrowly endemic species...
  75. ncbi Contamination of headwater streams in the United Kingdom by oestrogenic hormones from livestock farms
    P Matthiessen
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Lancaster, Lancaster Environment Centre, Library Avenue, Bailrigg, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 4AP, United Kingdom
    Sci Total Environ 367:616-30. 2006
    Most studies of hormonal activity in rivers have focused on inputs from sewage treatment works (STW), and their consequences for endocrine disruption in fish...
  76. ncbi Mercury biomagnification in the aquaculture pond ecosystem in the Pearl River Delta
    Zhang Cheng
    Croucher Institute for Environmental Sciences, and Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 61:491-9. 2011
    ..This was probably due to low Hg bioavailability at lower TLs as well as individual feeding behavior of fish...
  77. ncbi Changes in toxicity and Ah receptor agonist activity of suspended particulate matter during flood events at the rivers Neckar and Rhine - a mass balance approach using in vitro methods and chemical analysis
    Jan Wölz
    Department of Ecosystem Analysis, Institute for Environmental Research Biology V, RWTH Aachen University, Worringerweg 1, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:536-53. 2008
    ..In this study, the impacts of two flood events triggered by intense rain at the rivers Neckar and Rhine (Southern Germany) were studied...
  78. ncbi Diversity and abundance of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in the Dongjiang River, China
    Zhenghui Liu
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Higher Education Mega Center, 510006 Guangzhou, China
    Microbiol Res 166:337-45. 2011
    ..Our finding provides a vital supplement to the distribution of AOA in global pattern, and offers implications for further understanding of the potential role of ammonia oxidizers in river ecosystems...
  79. pmc Microbial diversity in anaerobic sediments at Rio Tinto, a naturally acidic environment with a high heavy metal content
    Irene Sánchez-Andrea
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, C Darwin 2, C 014 021, Campus de Cantoblanco, Crtra de Colmenar, Km 15, E 28049 Madrid, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:6085-93. 2011
    ....
  80. ncbi Reevaluation of waterborne releases of radioactive materials from the Mayak Production Association into the Techa River in 1949-1951
    M O Degteva
    Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine, Chelyabinsk, Russian Federation
    Health Phys 102:25-38. 2012
    ..The time-dependent composition of the radionuclides released has also been reevaluated. The improved understanding presented in this paper is possible because of access to many documents not previously available...
  81. ncbi Asian river fishes in the Anthropocene: threats and conservation challenges in an era of rapid environmental change
    D Dudgeon
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Fish Biol 79:1487-524. 2011
    ..the environmental changes that have influenced, or will influence, fishes and fisheries in the Yangtze and Mekong Rivers. These two rivers have been chosen because they differ markedly in the type and intensity of prevailing threats...
  82. ncbi Dilution and the elusive baseline
    Gene E Likens
    Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, New York 12545, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 46:4382-7. 2012
    ....
  83. ncbi Changes in concentrations of hydrophilic organic contaminants and of endocrine-disrupting potential downstream of small communities located adjacent to headwaters
    B Jarosova
    Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment RECETOX, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Kamenice 126 3, 62500, Brno, Czech Republic
    Environ Int 45:22-31. 2012
    ..Chemical analyses along with the results of bioassays documented impacts of small towns with WWTPs on headwaters...
  84. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance of heterotrophic bacteria in sewage-contaminated rivers
    Tamara Garcia-Armisen
    Ecologie des Systèmes Aquatiques, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Water Res 45:788-96. 2011
    Sewage-contaminated rivers are ecosystems deeply disturbed by human activity due to the release of heavy metals, organic pollutants and pharmaceuticals as well as faecal and pathogenic micro-organisms, which coexist with the autochthonous ..
  85. pmc Solid cancer mortality in the techa river cohort (1950-2007)
    S J Schonfeld
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 179:183-9. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, the risk estimates provide important information concerning health risks from whole-body radiation exposure that can occur from accidents that result in wide-scale environmental contamination...
  86. ncbi Relative importance of bacteria and fungi in a tropical headwater stream: leaf decomposition and invertebrate feeding preference
    M S Wright
    Institute of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Microb Ecol 49:536-46. 2005
    ..This lack of preference for which microbes were responsible for the conditioning demonstrates the importance of both bacterial and fungal resources in these tropical stream food web studies...
  87. pmc Invasive Ponto-Caspian amphipods and fish increase the distribution range of the acanthocephalan Pomphorhynchus tereticollis in the river Rhine
    Sebastian Emde
    Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, BiK F, Medical Biodiversity and Parasitology, Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, Goethe University, Institute for Ecology, Evolution and Diversity, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e53218. 2012
    ..We discuss prospective distribution and migration pathways of non-indigenous vertebrate (round goby) and invertebrates (amphipods) under special consideration of parasite dispersal...
  88. pmc Mercury and other heavy metals influence bacterial community structure in contaminated Tennessee streams
    Tatiana A Vishnivetskaya
    Biosciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37831 6036, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:302-11. 2011
    ..This study is the first to indicate an influence of MeHg on the in situ microbial community and suggests possible roles of these bacteria in the Hg/MeHg cycle...
  89. ncbi Are rapids a barrier for floodplain fishes of the Amazon basin? A demographic study of the keystone floodplain species Colossomamacropomum (Teleostei: Characiformes)
    Izeni Pires Farias
    Universidade Federal do Amazonas UFAM, Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Laboratório de Evolução e Genética Animal, Mini Campus ICB, Av Gen Rodrigo Octávio Jordão Ramos, 3000 Coroado, Cep 69 077 000, Manaus, AM, Brazil
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 56:1129-35. 2010
    ..macropomum has been experiencing demographic growth over the last 350 thousand years, resulting in approximately one order of magnitude increase in coalescent N(e)...
  90. pmc Population genetics of the aquatic fungus Tetracladium marchalianum over space and time
    Jennifer L Anderson
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e15908. 2011
    Aquatic hyphomycete fungi are fundamental mediators of energy flow and nutrient spiraling in rivers. These microscopic fungi are primarily dispersed in river currents, undergo substantial annual fluctuations in abundance, and reproduce ..
  91. pmc Application of cation-coated filter method to detection of noroviruses, enteroviruses, adenoviruses, and torque teno viruses in the Tamagawa River in Japan
    Eiji Haramoto
    Department of Urban Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8656, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:2403-11. 2005
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  92. ncbi Environmental risk assessment of pharmaceuticals in rivers: relationships between hazard indexes and aquatic macroinvertebrate diversity indexes in the Llobregat River (NE Spain)
    Antoni Ginebreda
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research IDAEA, Spanish Council for Scientific Research CSIC, c Jordi Girona, 18 26, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
    Environ Int 36:153-62. 2010
    Continuous input of pharmaceuticals into rivers, through wastewater treatment systems, may cause adverse effects on the aquatic ecosystems of the receiving waterbodies, due to the intrinsic biological activity of these compounds...
  93. ncbi Mosquitoes and West Nile virus along a river corridor from prairie to montane habitats in eastern Colorado
    Christopher M Barker
    Center for Vectorborne Diseases, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vector Ecol 34:276-93. 2009
    ..This suggests that major waterways in the Great Plains serve as important dispersal corridors for Cx. tarsalis but that the Continental Divide is a formidable barrier to this WNV vector...
  94. ncbi Hypotheses to explain the origin of species in Amazonia
    J Haffer
    Braz J Biol 68:917-47. 2008
    ..to tectonic movements or sea level fluctuations (Paleogeography hypothesis), (2) the barrier effect of Amazonian rivers (River hypothesis), (3) a combination of the barrier effect of broad rivers and vegetational changes in northern ..
  95. ncbi Phytoestrogens and mycotoxins in Iowa streams: an examination of underinvestigated compounds in agricultural basins
    Dana W Kolpin
    U S Geological Survey, 400 S Clinton St, Suite 269, Iowa City, IA 52244, USA
    J Environ Qual 39:2089-99. 2010
    ....
  96. pmc Assessment of vulnerability to extreme flash floods in design storms
    Eung Seok Kim
    Department of Civil Engineering, SunMoon University, 100, Kalsan ri, Tangjeong myeon, Asan Si, Chungnam Do, 336 708, Korea
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:2907-22. 2011
    ....
  97. ncbi Genetic and phenotypic population divergence on a microgeographic scale in brown trout
    Rike B Stelkens
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Mol Ecol 21:2896-915. 2012
    Salmonid populations of many rivers are rapidly declining. One possible explanation is that habitat fragmentation increases genetic drift and reduces the populations' potential to adapt to changing environmental conditions...
  98. ncbi Chemical and microbiological parameters as possible indicators for human enteric viruses in surface water
    Lars Jurzik
    Department of Hygiene, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 213:210-6. 2010
    ..adenovirus, human polyomavirus, enterovirus, group A rotavirus and norovirus was determined in Ruhr and Rhine rivers, Germany. Additionally, prevalence of different possible indicators such as somatic coliphages, E...
  99. ncbi Real-time PCR detection of adenoviruses, polyomaviruses, and torque teno viruses in river water in Japan
    Eiji Haramoto
    Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Medicine and Engineering, University of Yamanashi, 4 3 11 Takeda, Kofu, Yamanashi 400 8511, Japan
    Water Res 44:1747-52. 2010
    ..This study is significant since it is the first study to demonstrate the prevalence of polyomaviruses in water samples in Japan and to use immunomagnetic separation qPCR to detect adenovirus particles in aquatic environments...
  100. ncbi GIS-based spatial regression and prediction of water quality in river networks: a case study in Iowa
    Xiaoying Yang
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    J Environ Manage 91:1943-51. 2010
    ..It is a promising tool for better managing and controlling nonpoint source pollution...
  101. ncbi Mortality of centrarchid fishes in the Potomac drainage: survey results and overview of potential contributing factors
    V S Blazer
    U S Geological Survey, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, 11649 Leetown Road, Kearneysville, West Virginia 25430, USA
    J Aquat Anim Health 22:190-218. 2010
    ..Since that year morbidity and mortality have also been observed in the Shenandoah and Monocacy rivers. Despite much research, no single pathogen, parasite, or chemical cause for the lesions and mortality has been ..

Research Grants74

  1. Riparian nutrients and food webs on a regulated river
    TERESA TIBBETS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..ecosystems has become one of the most intense areas of research as human demands for freshwater from streams and rivers increase worldwide...
  2. ECG-derived cardiopulmonary coupling biomarkers of sleep, sleep-breathing, and ca
    Robert J Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to show its usefulness as a monitor of sleep in health, in those with simple and complicated forms of sleep apnea, and in patients with heart failure. ..
  3. DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM TO GUIDE PEDIATRIC PHARMACOTHERAPY
    JEFFREY SCOTT BARRETT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The solution (PPDSS dashboards and installation guidance) will be provided to all who request as part of our data-sharing plan. ..
  4. Protocolized Care for Early Septic Shock (ProCESS)
    Derek C Angus; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Our efforts capitalize on the findings of a recent 'proof-of-concept'trial by Rivers et al...
  5. Role of endocytosis by the neural crest in cardio-craniofacial development
    ANNA LUISE KEYTE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  6. DEFECTIVE FOREBRAIN DEVELOPMENT IN MUTANT MICE
    SAMUEL JEREMY PLEASURE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  7. STATIC AND DYNAMIC ORGANIZATION OF PRIMATE MOTOR CORTEX
    John P Donoghue; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Such signals could allow people with paralysis to regain complex functions like reach and grasp through robotic limbs that could operate usefully across a range of contexts. ..
  8. Integrated EEG/NIR Sensor System for Infants
    Catherine Poulsen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally, commercial user guides for hardware, acquisition software, and analysis software will be prepared to accompany the dEEG/NIRS acquisition and analysis product. ..
  9. Mechanisms of Hyperbaric Oxygen Induced Brain Protection
    John H Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The clinical implication of HBO-PC, as an effective, easy to use, and safe modality, could be expanded to multiple brain injuries complicating major surgical procedures. ..
  10. A Robust, Automated, Flexible System for Mouse Behavioral Informatics
    BARTON GARRETT SELBY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This proposal aims to develop a unique and powerful new technology for robust, automated, and comprehensive behavioral analysis of preclinical CNS disease models to facilitate discovery of new treatments for CNS diseases. ..
  11. FUNCTIONAL ORGANIZATION OF PRIMARY AUDITORY CORTEX
    Christoph E Schreiner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Once the normal functions are better understood, the detrimental consequences of hearing loss on these central mechanisms can be examined and may lead to the development of new therapeutic approaches to communicative disorders. ..
  12. Health Literacy and Cancer Screening Disparities in Asian American Populations
    Tetine Sentell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This study also provides key background for our future research to reduce cancer incidence, mortality, and health disparities among AA. 1 ..
  13. Testing a Comorbid PTSD &Substance/Alcohol Use Intervention in Delinquent Girls
    Amy E Lansing; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This research will serve as a model for implementing and evaluating evidence based treatments with high-risk youth who gain the attention of the Juvenile Court but are traditionally underserved in the general community. ..
  14. Modifying age-related changes in mouse neuroinflammation &functional behaviors
    Stephen J Bonasera; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ultimately, we anticipate that these data will provide important insight regarding the nature of aging processes in the brain, &may suggest important genetic targets for therapeutic manipulation. ..
  15. Realtime Monitoring of Trace Amounts of Pesticides from Water Using Carbo
    ANNE M contact SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..effort which could dramatically improve our nation's ability to detect threats to drinking water, lakes, rivers and ocean aquatic environments...
  16. FASEB SRC on The Biology of Calpains in Health and Disease
    James W Geddes; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is the sixth such meeting focusing on calpains and it will be held in Saxton Rivers, Vermont...
  17. Integration of ascending and descending input to auditory cortex
    Matthew I Banks; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. ANALYSIS AND ANNOTATION OF THE E. COLI GENOME SEQUENCE
    KENNETH EDWARD RUDD; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. AUDITORY MEMORIES AND VOCAL LEARNING
    Frederic E Theunissen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our work could also be instrumental in the development of novel signal processing methods for auditory neural prosthetics. ..
  20. Development of vector-specific, resistance-breaking insecticides to reduce malari
    Paul R Carlier; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose to develop a new class of insecticide that is safe for ITN deployment, effective against current insecticide-resistant mosquitoes, and less likely to promote emergence of new resistant strains. ..
  21. Nonpeptide Kisspeptin Antagonists for PCOS and HPG axis control
    Stephen F Betz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..If successful, this work will provide lead molecules that could be optimized for human clinical trials. ..
  22. Biological Models of Influenza A Virus
    Gilles Clermont; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  23. Emerging Trends in Antibiotic Use and Their Impact on Primary Care for Children
    Jonathan A Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Methods developed here will be useful in studying many conditions affecting pediatric practice and child health. ..
  24. Structural features of the nuclear receptor signaling code
    Kendall W Nettles; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  25. Roche 454 GL FLX DNA Sequencer
    WILLIAM GEORGE FARMERIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  26. Processing Streams in the Cerebral Cortex
    Josef P Rauschecker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally, understanding temporal and parietal networks with their massive connections to frontal cortex will yield important clues about higher neurological and mental dysfunctions, such as attention-deficit disorder and schizophrenia. ..
  27. Age-Related changes in GABAergic influence on auditory corticothalamic projection
    DANIEL A LLANO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed work will lead to a greater understanding of the mechanisms responsible for age-associated central auditory dysfunction, and may ultimately provide therapeutic targets for amelioration of this highly prevalent condition. ..
  28. From Evidence-Base to Practice: Implementing RDAD in AAA Community-Based Services
    Linda Teri; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..1 ..
  29. Endosomal-Lysosomal Function in Neuronal Storage Disease
    STEVEN UPSHAW WALKLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  30. Neural Correlates of Streaming of Complex Sounds
    Shihab A Shamma; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  31. In Vivo Analysis of the Mechanisms of Neural Crest Migration
    Paul Kulesa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  32. Phase 2 REAL-TIME MONITORING OF TRACE AMOUNTS OF PESTICIDES IN WATER AND FOOD USI
    ANNE M SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..which could dramatically improve our nation's ability to detect threats to food, drinking water, lakes, rivers and ocean aquatic environments...
  33. CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF AUDITORY INFORMATION PROCESSING
    Paul B Manis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These experiments will ultimately generate insights for alternative stimulation strategies for the hard-of-hearing, and for cochlear implant users. ..
  34. Low-Cost Electronic Nose for Groundwater Contaminants
    Sanjay Patel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed work will focus on detection of chlorinated hydrocarbons, which are described as among the most common pollutants in groundwater and soils at DOE sites. ..
  35. Improved Tracking for Emerging Diseases from Climate Change
    LOREN COBB; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This new capability will make it possible for public health authorities to concentrate their efforts where they matter most, and for the government to adopt effective policies anticipating the response of the population. ..
  36. Neural mechanisms of perceptual learning in the human brain
    Michael A Silver; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In addition, the subjects will be administered donepezil, an Alzheimer's medication known to enhance cognition, and the effects of this drug on the perceptual and brain correlates of learning will be determined. ..
  37. Alcohol and Condom Use Resistance in Sexually Coercive/Violent Men
    Kelly Cue Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  38. Transgenic strategy to map structure and function of neural circuits in retina
    Joshua R Sanes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In the long run, this will enhance our understanding of how the brain works, and how it fails in certain disorders. ..
  39. Information Processing in Auditory Cortex
    Xiaoqin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  40. Revitalizing Tennessee's Core Environmental Health Programs: Food Safety and Wate
    John R Dunn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application for funding through Centers for Disease Control (CDC) will demonstrate our objectives in working with EHS-Net, our ..
  41. TrpM5 characterizes a main olfactory projection to the medial amygdala
    Shane H Rolen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The proposed project will elucidate how the main olfactory system processes socially-related odor signals important for mate selection and identification of individuals. ..
  42. Development of a High Performance Bioprocess for Eliminating 1,4-Dioxane in Water
    Joseph Salanitro; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This proposal aims to meet this need by developing a novel high performance water technology to degrade 1,4-dioxane into harmless products, thus protecting public health. ..
  43. Microbial community profiles identify new indicators of waterborne pathogens
    Sandra L McLellan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Sewage overflows introduce complex microbial populations containing both commensal and pathogenic organisms into rivers and nearshore waters of the Great Lakes, which have more than 500 recreational beaches and serve as the drinking ..
  44. Target-Defined Parallel Pathways in the Olfactory System
    DALE M WACHOWIAK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  45. Translational Science in Integrative Oncology: From Bedside, to Bench, to Best P
    Suzanna M Zick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  46. Short-Term Health Research Training to Increase Diversity
    William Cameron Chumlea; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The ultimate goal is to promote diversity in the biomedical, behavioral and clinical workforce. (End of Abstract) ..
  47. Environmental sampling of Leptospira species to link to human leptospirosis cases
    TALIMA ROSS PEARSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As leptospirosis is water borne, samples will be collected from the two large rivers near Portoviejo...
  48. Chemical and Toxicological Analysis of Air Quality Using a Novel Device
    CHRISTOPHER H PRICE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These improvements will permit the expansion of the target market to include regulatory and defense government agencies, and industry users such as pharmaceutical manufacturers and product testers. ..
  49. Proposal for Developing and Improving Animal Research Infrastructure at Vanderbil
    Jeanne M Wallace; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In addition, the equipment requested is more energy- and space-efficient, which is consistent with the institution's initiative to conserve natural resources and reduce its carbon footprint. ..
  50. Low-Cost Electronic Nose for Groundwater Contaminants
    Sanjay V Patel; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed work will focus on detection of chlorinated hydrocarbons, which are described as among the most common pollutants in groundwater and soils at DOE sites. ..
  51. Dashboards for Clinician Monitoring of Patients Through a Mobile Sensing Platform
    SKYLER PLACE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These longitudinal symptom sets will form the basis for building the dashboard visualization tool. Focus groups with clinical researchers will align the data presentation and usability with the needs of practicing medical professionals. ..
  52. Intersensory Perceptual Narrowing in Human Infants
    David J Lewkowicz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  53. Cortical mechanisms of learned spatial-temporal sequence coding
    JEFFERY PETER GAVORNIK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  54. The Neural Correlates and Mechanisms of Spatial Stream Segregation in Rat Primary
    JUSTIN DANIEL YAO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  55. NEURONAL AND THEORETICAL ANALYSIS OF SPATIAL ORIENTATION
    Shawn R Lockery; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The research is therefore likely to help trace causal connections from genetic differences to mental disorders. ..
  56. Neuronal oscillations as a tool for attentional stream selection
    Elana Zion Golumbic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  57. PROCESSING STREAMS IN MOUSE VISUAL CORTEX
    ANDREAS HANS BURKHALTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  58. Neostriatum in Learning and Memory
    Emad N Eskandar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These results will be extremely important for optimizing and generating treatments for a broad range of neurological and psychiatric disorders. ..
  59. CENTRAL FACTORS IN AUDITORY MASKING
    Gerald Kidd; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The long-range goal is to develop an integrated theory of auditory masking that accounts for energetic and informational masking generally and successfully predicts the consequences of cochlear hearing loss. ..
  60. Statistical learning of multiple patterns in infants, adults, and monkeys
    Daniel J Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, understanding the mechanisms that lead to successful acquisition in normal infants and adults can help to identify loci of language disorders and design methods for remediating disorders. ..
  61. Parent-Child Biobehavioral Coregulation and Child Maltreatment Risk
    ERIKA LUNKENHEIMER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  62. The RezRIDERS Project and Program
    Nina B Wallerstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..white-water rafting, rock climbing), directly linked to the sacred cycle of water (mountain snows to rivers, rain, and clouds)...
  63. Structural_Imaging_of_Visual_Processing_in_AD_and_DLB
    KELLY MARIE LANDY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This work may clarify the anatomical basis for deficits in visual perception in AD and DLB. ..
  64. Biofilm Population Structure in the Gangetic Delta
    Gary Schoolnik; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In the rivers and estuaries that compose the Gangetic Delta, V...
  65. Molecular Insight into Toxicant Degradation by Microbial Communities
    Gerben Zylstra; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Public awareness among the people of the Kyrgyz Republic of the hazards of pollution will be raised through the interactive activities of this proposed research. ..
  66. THREE RIVERS TRIAD - PHASE III PROJECT
    JAN PITTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION (adapted from the Abstract): Three Rivers Area Health Education Center (AHEC) proposes a third phase of the TRIAD Project begun under an NLM Information Access grant...
  67. B.pseudomallei bioterrorism and quorum sensing
    DANIEL HASSETT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A major area of concern is the distribution and survival of pathogenic bacteria in lakes, rivers, streams, swimming pools, our water supply and soils...
  68. Non-Intrusive Automated Portable Data Collection System for Aging Surveys
    Cindy Crump; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  69. Novel Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography Device to Purify Recombinant Proteins
    ROBERT MIERENDORF; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  70. Reinforcing Effects of Alcohol During Group Formation
    Michael Sayette; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  71. Enterprise Research Data Storage for Data-Intensive Computation
    John J Hutton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Investment of NCRR funds to improve research data anagement will strengthen the Medical Center's ability to conduct the research so ecessary to fulfill its mission. ..
  72. High Throughput Rare Cell Isolation System
    CAROLYN CONANT; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal aims to develop a high throughput system to isolate rare cells from biological samples and provide a range of analysis options to accommodate the desired endpoints of both clinical and research applications. ..
  73. Unnatural amino acids by deracemization
    PAUL PHILLIP TAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These amino acids are in great demand for the synthesis of a wide range of important pharmaceutical compounds such HIV protease inhibitors, anti-cancer agents and anti-diabetic drugs. ..
  74. RETIREMENT AND MARITAL BARGAINING
    Shelly Lundberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
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