Genomes and Genes
Summary: Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).
Publications358 found, 100 shown here
- Global hydrological cycles and world water resourcesTaikan 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...
- Global threats to human water security and river biodiversityC 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....
- The role of discharge variation in scaling of drainage area and food chain length in riversJohn 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 ..
- Unraveling assembly of stream biofilm communitiesKatharina 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world's large river systemsChrister 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...
- Antibiotic resistance characteristics of environmental bacteria from an oxytetracycline production wastewater treatment plant and the receiving riverDong 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....
- Impact of humans on the flux of terrestrial sediment to the global coastal oceanJames 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...
- Predicted exposures to steroid estrogens in U.K. rivers correlate with widespread sexual disruption in wild fish populationsSusan 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...
- Real-time PCR quantification of human adenoviruses in urban rivers indicates genome prevalence but low infectivitySamuel Choi
Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7426-33. 2005Real-time PCR was applied to quantify the abundance of human adenoviruses in two southern California urban rivers, the San Gabriel and Los Angeles...
- Distribution and speciation of heavy metals in sediments from the mainstream, tributaries, and lakes of the Yangtze River catchment of Wuhan, ChinaZhifeng 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...
- Impacts of salmon on riparian plant diversityMorgan 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...
- Biophysical controls on community succession in stream biofilmsKatharina 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...
- The role of Pleistocene refugia and rivers in shaping gorilla genetic diversity in central AfricaNicola 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. 2007The role of Pleistocene forest refugia and rivers in the evolutionary diversification of tropical biota has been the subject of considerable debate...
- Young organic matter as a source of carbon dioxide outgassing from Amazonian riversEmilio Mayorga
School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Nature 436:538-41. 2005b>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...
- Statistical modeling suggests that antiandrogens in effluents from wastewater treatment works contribute to widespread sexual disruption in fish living in English riversSusan 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...
- Spatial distribution and factors shaping the niche segregation of ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms in the Qiantang River, ChinaShuai Liu
Department of Environmental Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Appl Environ Microbiol 79:4065-71. 2013....
- Assessing land-use effects on water quality, in-stream habitat, riparian ecosystems and biodiversity in Patagonian northwest streamsMaría 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 ..
- Source, occurrence and fate of antibiotics in the Italian aquatic environmentEttore 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...
- Determination and fate of oxytetracycline and related compounds in oxytetracycline production wastewater and the receiving riverDong 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)...
- Class 1 and 2 integrons, sul resistance genes and antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolated from Dongjiang River, South ChinaHao 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...
- Integrated assessment of heavy metal contamination in sediments from a coastal industrial basin, NE ChinaXiaoyu 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....
- Assessment of heavy metal contamination in Hindon River sediments: a chemometric and geochemical approachMayuri 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...
- Antimicrobial resistance of integron-harboring Escherichia coli isolates from clinical samples, wastewater treatment plant and river waterRyszard 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...
- Quantifying the ocean, freshwater and human effects on year-to-year variability of one-sea-winter Atlantic salmon angled in multiple Norwegian riversJaime 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)...
- 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...
- Light-mediated thresholds in stream-water nutrient composition in a river networkJacques C Finlay
Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
Ecology 92:140-50. 2011The 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 ..
- Role of the fish Astyanax aeneus (Characidae) as a keystone nutrient recycler in low-nutrient neotropical streamsGaston 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...
- Parameter uncertainty analysis of non-point source pollution from different land use typesZhen 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...
- Determination of NSAIDs in river sediment samplesJan 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.
- Enterococci in river Ganga surface waters: propensity of species distribution, dissemination of antimicrobial-resistance and virulence-markers among species along landscapePushpa 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...
- Activities and identification of aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonists in sediments from the Danube riverSteffen 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...
- 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...
- Genetic structure and gene flow in a metapopulation of an endangered plant species, Silene tataricaN 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...
- Occurrence and fate of pharmaceutically active compounds in the environment, a case study: Höje River in SwedenDavid 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...
- Modelling the effect of directional spatial ecological processes at different scalesF Guillaume Blanchet
Departement de sciences biologiques, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada
Oecologia 166:357-68. 2011....
- EU-wide survey of polar organic persistent pollutants in European river watersRobert 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, ..
- Fish-borne zoonotic trematodes in cultured and wild-caught freshwater fish from the Red River Delta, VietnamVan 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...
- High diversity of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing bacteria in an urban river sediment habitatSu 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...
- Predicted and measured concentrations for selected pharmaceuticals in UK rivers: implications for risk assessmentJonathan 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...
- Clinal variation in MHC diversity with temperature: evidence for the role of host-pathogen interaction on local adaptation in Atlantic salmonMélanie 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...
- Distributions of pharmaceuticals in an urban estuary during both dry- and wet-weather conditionsMark 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...
- Dendritic network structure constrains metacommunity properties in riverine ecosystemsB L Brown
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
J Anim Ecol 79:571-80. 2010....
- Differential permeability of rivers to raccoon gene flow corresponds to rabies incidence in Ontario, CanadaCatherine 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...
- Rapid liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry method for the determination of a broad mixture of pharmaceuticals in surface waterJustin 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...
- Temporal and spatial trends in the occurrence of human and veterinary antibiotics in aqueous and river sediment matricesSung 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...
- Genomic signatures predict migration and spawning failure in wild Canadian salmonKristina 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...
- Invading rainbow trout usurp a terrestrial prey subsidy from native charr and reduce their growth and abundanceColden 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...
- Impact of changing water levels and weather on Oncomelania hupensis hupensis populations, the snail host of Schistosoma japonicum, downstream of the Three Gorges DamEdmund 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...
- Effect of floods on the transmission of schistosomiasis in the Yangtze River valley, People's Republic of ChinaXiao 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...
- Dissolved organic carbon trends resulting from changes in atmospheric deposition chemistryDonald 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...
- Correlation between anammox activity and microscale distribution of nitrite in a subtropical mangrove sedimentRikke 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...
- Elevated microbial tolerance to metals and antibiotics in metal-contaminated industrial environmentsRamunas Stepanauskas
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Drawer E, Aiken, South Carolina 29802, USA
Environ Sci Technol 39:3671-8. 2005....
- Prevalence of clonorchiasis in southern endemic areas of Korea in 2006Shin 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...
- 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 ..
- Arsenic pollution of groundwater in Vietnam exacerbated by deep aquifer exploitation for more than a centuryLenny 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...
- Antibiotic-resistance profile in environmental bacteria isolated from penicillin production wastewater treatment plant and the receiving riverDong 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...
- Neutral metacommunity models predict fish diversity patterns in Mississippi-Missouri basinRachata 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...
- A cabled acoustic telemetry system for detecting and tracking juvenile salmon: part 1. Engineering design and instrumentationMark A Weiland
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA 99332, USA
Sensors (Basel) 11:5645-60. 2011....
- Three Gorges Dam and its impact on the potential transmission of schistosomiasis in regions along the Yangtze RiverHuai Min Zhu
Department of Etiologic Biology, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
Ecohealth 5:137-48. 2008....
- Architectural differentiation reflects bacterial community structure in stream biofilmsKatharina 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...
- 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, ..
- The occurrence of antibiotics in an urban watershed: from wastewater to drinking waterA J Watkinson
National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plains, Brisbane QLD 4108, Australia
Sci Total Environ 407:2711-23. 2009The 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...
- Detection of human viruses in rivers of a densly-populated area in Germany using a virus adsorption elution method optimized for PCR analysesIbrahim Ahmed Hamza
Department of Hygiene, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ruhr University Bochum, Federal Republic of Germany
Water Res 43:2657-68. 2009Transmission 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 ..
- Analyzing effects of pesticides on invertebrate communities in streamsMatthias 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...
- 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...
- Emergy evaluation of the natural value of water resources in Chinese riversDan 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...
- Determination and aquatic risk assessment of pesticide residues in riparian drainage canals in northeastern GreeceZ 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 ..
- Application of a microbiotests battery for complete toxicity assessment of riversJ 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. 2008Acute hazard classification based on selected microbiotests was proposed to assess and compare the toxicity of rivers including surface-water, sediment and soil from floodplains...
- 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 ..
- Bioaccumulation syndrome: identifying factors that make some stream food webs prone to elevated mercury bioaccumulationDarren 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...
- An experimental disturbance alters fish size structure but not food chain length in streamsAnnika 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...
- Genetic isolation and morphological divergence mediated by high-energy rapids in two cichlid genera from the lower Congo rapidsJeffrey 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...
- Contamination of headwater streams in the United Kingdom by oestrogenic hormones from livestock farmsP 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. 2006Most studies of hormonal activity in rivers have focused on inputs from sewage treatment works (STW), and their consequences for endocrine disruption in fish...
- Mercury biomagnification in the aquaculture pond ecosystem in the Pearl River DeltaZhang 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...
- 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 analysisJan 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...
- Diversity and abundance of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in the Dongjiang River, ChinaZhenghui 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...
- Microbial diversity in anaerobic sediments at Rio Tinto, a naturally acidic environment with a high heavy metal contentIrene 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....
- Reevaluation of waterborne releases of radioactive materials from the Mayak Production Association into the Techa River in 1949-1951M 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...
- Asian river fishes in the Anthropocene: threats and conservation challenges in an era of rapid environmental changeD 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...
- Dilution and the elusive baselineGene E Likens
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, New York 12545, United States
Environ Sci Technol 46:4382-7. 2012....
- Changes in concentrations of hydrophilic organic contaminants and of endocrine-disrupting potential downstream of small communities located adjacent to headwatersB 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...
- Antimicrobial resistance of heterotrophic bacteria in sewage-contaminated riversTamara Garcia-Armisen
Ecologie des Systèmes Aquatiques, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Water Res 45:788-96. 2011Sewage-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 ..
- 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...
- Relative importance of bacteria and fungi in a tropical headwater stream: leaf decomposition and invertebrate feeding preferenceM 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...
- Invasive Ponto-Caspian amphipods and fish increase the distribution range of the acanthocephalan Pomphorhynchus tereticollis in the river RhineSebastian 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...
- Mercury and other heavy metals influence bacterial community structure in contaminated Tennessee streamsTatiana 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...
- 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)...
- Population genetics of the aquatic fungus Tetracladium marchalianum over space and timeJennifer L Anderson
Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e15908. 2011Aquatic 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 ..
- Application of cation-coated filter method to detection of noroviruses, enteroviruses, adenoviruses, and torque teno viruses in the Tamagawa River in JapanEiji Haramoto
Department of Urban Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8656, Japan
Appl Environ Microbiol 71:2403-11. 2005....
- 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. 2010Continuous 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...
- Mosquitoes and West Nile virus along a river corridor from prairie to montane habitats in eastern ColoradoChristopher 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...
- Hypotheses to explain the origin of species in AmazoniaJ 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 ..
- Phytoestrogens and mycotoxins in Iowa streams: an examination of underinvestigated compounds in agricultural basinsDana W Kolpin
U S Geological Survey, 400 S Clinton St, Suite 269, Iowa City, IA 52244, USA
J Environ Qual 39:2089-99. 2010....
- Assessment of vulnerability to extreme flash floods in design stormsEung 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....
- Genetic and phenotypic population divergence on a microgeographic scale in brown troutRike B Stelkens
Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Mol Ecol 21:2896-915. 2012Salmonid 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...
- Chemical and microbiological parameters as possible indicators for human enteric viruses in surface waterLars 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...
- Real-time PCR detection of adenoviruses, polyomaviruses, and torque teno viruses in river water in JapanEiji 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...
- GIS-based spatial regression and prediction of water quality in river networks: a case study in IowaXiaoying 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...
- Mortality of centrarchid fishes in the Potomac drainage: survey results and overview of potential contributing factorsV 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 ..
- Riparian nutrients and food webs on a regulated riverTERESA 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...
- ECG-derived cardiopulmonary coupling biomarkers of sleep, sleep-breathing, and caRobert 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. ..
- DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM TO GUIDE PEDIATRIC PHARMACOTHERAPYJEFFREY 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. ..
- 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...
- Role of endocytosis by the neural crest in cardio-craniofacial developmentANNA LUISE KEYTE; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- DEFECTIVE FOREBRAIN DEVELOPMENT IN MUTANT MICESAMUEL JEREMY PLEASURE; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- STATIC AND DYNAMIC ORGANIZATION OF PRIMATE MOTOR CORTEXJohn 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. ..
- Integrated EEG/NIR Sensor System for InfantsCatherine 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. ..
- Mechanisms of Hyperbaric Oxygen Induced Brain ProtectionJohn 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. ..
- A Robust, Automated, Flexible System for Mouse Behavioral InformaticsBARTON 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. ..
- FUNCTIONAL ORGANIZATION OF PRIMARY AUDITORY CORTEXChristoph 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. ..
- Health Literacy and Cancer Screening Disparities in Asian American PopulationsTetine 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 ..
- Testing a Comorbid PTSD &Substance/Alcohol Use Intervention in Delinquent GirlsAmy 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. ..
- Modifying age-related changes in mouse neuroinflammation &functional behaviorsStephen 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. ..
- Realtime Monitoring of Trace Amounts of Pesticides from Water Using CarboANNE 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...
- FASEB SRC on The Biology of Calpains in Health and DiseaseJames W Geddes; Fiscal Year: 2013..This is the sixth such meeting focusing on calpains and it will be held in Saxton Rivers, Vermont...
- Integration of ascending and descending input to auditory cortexMatthew I Banks; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- ANALYSIS AND ANNOTATION OF THE E. COLI GENOME SEQUENCEKENNETH EDWARD RUDD; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- AUDITORY MEMORIES AND VOCAL LEARNINGFrederic E Theunissen; Fiscal Year: 2013..Our work could also be instrumental in the development of novel signal processing methods for auditory neural prosthetics. ..
- Development of vector-specific, resistance-breaking insecticides to reduce malariPaul 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. ..
- Nonpeptide Kisspeptin Antagonists for PCOS and HPG axis controlStephen F Betz; Fiscal Year: 2012..If successful, this work will provide lead molecules that could be optimized for human clinical trials. ..
- Biological Models of Influenza A VirusGilles Clermont; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Emerging Trends in Antibiotic Use and Their Impact on Primary Care for ChildrenJonathan A Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2013..Methods developed here will be useful in studying many conditions affecting pediatric practice and child health. ..
- Structural features of the nuclear receptor signaling codeKendall W Nettles; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Roche 454 GL FLX DNA SequencerWILLIAM GEORGE FARMERIE; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Processing Streams in the Cerebral CortexJosef 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. ..
- Age-Related changes in GABAergic influence on auditory corticothalamic projectionDANIEL 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. ..
- From Evidence-Base to Practice: Implementing RDAD in AAA Community-Based ServicesLinda Teri; Fiscal Year: 2013..1 ..
- Endosomal-Lysosomal Function in Neuronal Storage DiseaseSTEVEN UPSHAW WALKLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Neural Correlates of Streaming of Complex SoundsShihab A Shamma; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- In Vivo Analysis of the Mechanisms of Neural Crest MigrationPaul Kulesa; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Phase 2 REAL-TIME MONITORING OF TRACE AMOUNTS OF PESTICIDES IN WATER AND FOOD USIANNE 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...
- CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF AUDITORY INFORMATION PROCESSINGPaul 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. ..
- Low-Cost Electronic Nose for Groundwater ContaminantsSanjay 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. ..
- Improved Tracking for Emerging Diseases from Climate ChangeLOREN 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. ..
- Neural mechanisms of perceptual learning in the human brainMichael 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. ..
- Alcohol and Condom Use Resistance in Sexually Coercive/Violent MenKelly Cue Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Transgenic strategy to map structure and function of neural circuits in retinaJoshua 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. ..
- Information Processing in Auditory CortexXiaoqin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Revitalizing Tennessee's Core Environmental Health Programs: Food Safety and WateJohn 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 ..
- TrpM5 characterizes a main olfactory projection to the medial amygdalaShane 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. ..
- Development of a High Performance Bioprocess for Eliminating 1,4-Dioxane in WaterJoseph 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. ..
- Microbial community profiles identify new indicators of waterborne pathogensSandra 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 ..
- Target-Defined Parallel Pathways in the Olfactory SystemDALE M WACHOWIAK; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Translational Science in Integrative Oncology: From Bedside, to Bench, to Best PSuzanna M Zick; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Short-Term Health Research Training to Increase DiversityWilliam Cameron Chumlea; Fiscal Year: 2013..The ultimate goal is to promote diversity in the biomedical, behavioral and clinical workforce. (End of Abstract) ..
- Environmental sampling of Leptospira species to link to human leptospirosis casesTALIMA ROSS PEARSON; Fiscal Year: 2013..As leptospirosis is water borne, samples will be collected from the two large rivers near Portoviejo...
- Chemical and Toxicological Analysis of Air Quality Using a Novel DeviceCHRISTOPHER 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. ..
- Proposal for Developing and Improving Animal Research Infrastructure at VanderbilJeanne 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. ..
- Low-Cost Electronic Nose for Groundwater ContaminantsSanjay 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. ..
- Dashboards for Clinician Monitoring of Patients Through a Mobile Sensing PlatformSKYLER 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. ..
- Intersensory Perceptual Narrowing in Human InfantsDavid J Lewkowicz; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Cortical mechanisms of learned spatial-temporal sequence codingJEFFERY PETER GAVORNIK; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- The Neural Correlates and Mechanisms of Spatial Stream Segregation in Rat PrimaryJUSTIN DANIEL YAO; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- NEURONAL AND THEORETICAL ANALYSIS OF SPATIAL ORIENTATIONShawn R Lockery; Fiscal Year: 2013..The research is therefore likely to help trace causal connections from genetic differences to mental disorders. ..
- Neuronal oscillations as a tool for attentional stream selectionElana Zion Golumbic; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- PROCESSING STREAMS IN MOUSE VISUAL CORTEXANDREAS HANS BURKHALTER; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Neostriatum in Learning and MemoryEmad 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. ..
- CENTRAL FACTORS IN AUDITORY MASKINGGerald 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. ..
- Statistical learning of multiple patterns in infants, adults, and monkeysDaniel 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. ..
- Parent-Child Biobehavioral Coregulation and Child Maltreatment RiskERIKA LUNKENHEIMER; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- The RezRIDERS Project and ProgramNina 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)...
- Structural_Imaging_of_Visual_Processing_in_AD_and_DLBKELLY MARIE LANDY; Fiscal Year: 2013..This work may clarify the anatomical basis for deficits in visual perception in AD and DLB. ..
- Biofilm Population Structure in the Gangetic DeltaGary Schoolnik; Fiscal Year: 2006..In the rivers and estuaries that compose the Gangetic Delta, V...
- Molecular Insight into Toxicant Degradation by Microbial CommunitiesGerben 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. ..
- THREE RIVERS TRIAD - PHASE III PROJECTJAN PITTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001DESCRIPTION (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...
- B.pseudomallei bioterrorism and quorum sensingDANIEL 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...
- Non-Intrusive Automated Portable Data Collection System for Aging SurveysCindy Crump; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Novel Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography Device to Purify Recombinant Proteins ROBERT MIERENDORF; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Reinforcing Effects of Alcohol During Group FormationMichael Sayette; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Enterprise Research Data Storage for Data-Intensive ComputationJohn 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. ..
- High Throughput Rare Cell Isolation SystemCAROLYN 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. ..
- Unnatural amino acids by deracemizationPAUL 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. ..
- RETIREMENT AND MARITAL BARGAININGShelly Lundberg; Fiscal Year: 1999....