human development

Summary

Summary: Continuous sequential changes which occur in the physiological and psychological functions during the life-time of an individual.

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  1. ncbi The essence of spirituality of terminally ill patients
    Co Shi Chantal Chao
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
    J Nurs Res 10:237-45. 2002
  2. ncbi Review of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha (PPAR alpha), beta (PPAR beta), and gamma (PPAR gamma) in rodent and human development
    Barbara D Abbott
    Reproductive Toxicology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 27:246-57. 2009
  3. ncbi Human becoming-guided patient-centered care: A new model transforms nursing practice
    Gail J Mitchell
    York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:218-24. 2006
  4. ncbi The lived experience of sacrificing something important
    Kristine L Florczak
    St Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:133-41. 2006
  5. ncbi Human becoming practice around the globe: exploring the art of living true presence
    Debra A Bournes
    University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:109-15. 2006
  6. pmc Mechanisms of trinucleotide repeat instability during human development
    Cynthia T McMurray
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Life Sciences Division, 1 Cyclotron Rd, 83R0101, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 11:786-99. 2010
  7. ncbi Worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and its association with human development index in 76 countries
    Samuel C Dumith
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Prev Med 53:24-8. 2011
  8. ncbi Prefrontal GABA(A) receptor alpha-subunit expression in normal postnatal human development and schizophrenia
    Carlotta E Duncan
    Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney 2021, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:673-81. 2010
  9. pmc The influence of a sense of time on human development
    Laura L Carstensen
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2130, USA
    Science 312:1913-5. 2006
  10. pmc Changes in EMG coherence between long and short thumb abductor muscles during human development
    Simon F Farmer
    Institute of Neurology and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Physiol 579:389-402. 2007

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  1. ncbi The essence of spirituality of terminally ill patients
    Co Shi Chantal Chao
    Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
    J Nurs Res 10:237-45. 2002
    ..The scientific rigor of this qualitative research as well as the strength and limitations of the study are reported. Implications for hospice palliative care and future research are recommended...
  2. ncbi Review of the expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors alpha (PPAR alpha), beta (PPAR beta), and gamma (PPAR gamma) in rodent and human development
    Barbara D Abbott
    Reproductive Toxicology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, US Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC 27711, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 27:246-57. 2009
    ..review provides an overview of PPARalpha, beta, and gamma protein and mRNA expression during mouse, rat, and human development. The review presents the results from many published studies and the information is organized by organ ..
  3. ncbi Human becoming-guided patient-centered care: A new model transforms nursing practice
    Gail J Mitchell
    York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:218-24. 2006
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  4. ncbi The lived experience of sacrificing something important
    Kristine L Florczak
    St Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:133-41. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Human becoming practice around the globe: exploring the art of living true presence
    Debra A Bournes
    University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:109-15. 2006
    ..Previously published human becoming practice stories are presented as an answer to many of the questions that persons have asked about human becoming-guided practice...
  6. pmc Mechanisms of trinucleotide repeat instability during human development
    Cynthia T McMurray
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Life Sciences Division, 1 Cyclotron Rd, 83R0101, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 11:786-99. 2010
    Trinucleotide expansion underlies several human diseases. Expansion occurs during multiple stages of human development in different cell types, and is sensitive to the gender of the parent who transmits the repeats...
  7. ncbi Worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and its association with human development index in 76 countries
    Samuel C Dumith
    Post Graduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Prev Med 53:24-8. 2011
    ..To describe the worldwide prevalence of physical inactivity and to analyze its association with development level of each country...
  8. ncbi Prefrontal GABA(A) receptor alpha-subunit expression in normal postnatal human development and schizophrenia
    Carlotta E Duncan
    Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney 2021, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:673-81. 2010
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  9. pmc The influence of a sense of time on human development
    Laura L Carstensen
    Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2130, USA
    Science 312:1913-5. 2006
    ..This motivational shift occurs with age but also appears in other contexts (for example, geographical relocations, illnesses, and war) that limit subjective future time...
  10. pmc Changes in EMG coherence between long and short thumb abductor muscles during human development
    Simon F Farmer
    Institute of Neurology and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    J Physiol 579:389-402. 2007
    ..We believe that these are the first reported results demonstrating significant late maturational changes in the approximately 20 Hz common oscillatory drive to human motoneurone pools...
  11. ncbi Food security, poverty, and human development in the United States
    John T Cook
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, at Boston University Medical Center, Maternity Bldg, Rm 4208, 91 E Concord St, Boston, MA 02118 2393, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1136:193-209. 2008
    ..The food and distribution resources exist; the only constraint is political will...
  12. ncbi Health and human development: understandings from life-course research
    Clyde Hertzman
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:719-44. 2003
    ..Evidence demonstrating these relationships suggests that, without a consideration of early life as well as adult life experience, policies designed to improve health status tend to overlook root causes...
  13. pmc Similar patterns of cortical expansion during human development and evolution
    Jason Hill
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13135-40. 2010
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  14. ncbi Development of visual-evoked potentials to radially modulated concentric patterns
    Marie Ève Doucet
    University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroreport 16:1753-6. 2005
    ..Radially modulated concentric stimuli thus induce brain activation that is not mature until 13 years of age...
  15. pmc Cues for the control of ocular accommodation and vergence during postnatal human development
    Shrikant R Bharadwaj
    Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Vis 8:14.1-16. 2008
    ..In summary, binocular viewing appears necessary under naturalistic viewing conditions to generate full accommodation and vergence responses in typically developing humans...
  16. ncbi [Secular trends in stature growth in Blumenau-Brazil in relation to human development index (HDI)]
    Deisi Maria Vargas
    Universidade Regional de Blumenau, Blumenau, SC, Brazil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 56:304-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the secular trend of growth in height of military recruits enlisted in Blumenau and correlate it with the HDI index...
  17. ncbi The central role of RNA in human development and cognition
    John S Mattick
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    FEBS Lett 585:1600-16. 2011
    ..Thus, it appears that what was dismissed as 'junk' because it was not understood holds the key to understanding human evolution, development, and cognition...
  18. pmc DFLAT: functional annotation for human development
    Heather C Wick
    Department of Computer Science, Tufts University, 155 College Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 15:45. 2014
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  19. ncbi Marabou 2005: nutrition and human development
    Philip James
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Nutr Rev 64:S1-11; discussion S72-91. 2006
    ..The nutrition field is therefore challenged not only in terms of science, but also in new dimensions of public health of immense economic significance...
  20. ncbi Justice and the human development approach to international research
    Alex John London
    Carnegie Mellon University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 35:24-37. 2005
  21. ncbi Fetal blood-brain barrier P-glycoprotein contributes to brain protection during human development
    Daniela Virgintino
    Department of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari Medical School, Bari, Italy
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:50-61. 2008
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  22. pmc Health indicators and human development in the Arab region
    Abdesslam Boutayeb
    Department of Mathematics, University Mohammed Ier, BP 717, Oujda, Morocco
    Int J Health Geogr 5:61. 2006
    The present paper deals with the relationship between health indicators and human development in the Arab region...
  23. ncbi The relationship between elderly suicide rates and the human development index: a cross-national study of secondary data from the World Health Organization and the United Nations
    Ajit Shah
    Ageing, Ethnicity and Mental Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:69-77. 2009
    ..Although suicide rates in younger people are associated with both higher and lower levels of educational attainment, little is known about this association in the elderly...
  24. ncbi Genetic manipulation of human embryonic stem cells: a system to study early human development and potential therapeutic applications
    Pablo Menendez
    Robarts Research Institute, Krembil Centre for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, London, ON, Canada
    Curr Gene Ther 5:375-85. 2005
    ..1998] provided a new area of investigation in both regenerative medicine and early human development. Fundamental study of the molecular and cellular mechanisms responsible for normal lineage development will ..
  25. pmc The impact of HIV/AIDS on human development in African countries
    Abdesslam Boutayeb
    Faculty of Sciences, University Mohamed Ier, Boulevard Mohamed VI BP 717, Oujda Morocco
    BMC Public Health 9:S3. 2009
    In the present paper, we consider the impact of HIV/AIDS on human development in African countries, showing that, beyond health issues, this disease should and must be seen as a global development concern, affecting all components of ..
  26. ncbi Structural and functional early human development assessed by three-dimensional and four-dimensional sonography
    Asim Kurjak
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical School, University of Zagreb, Sveti Duh Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Fertil Steril 84:1285-99. 2005
    To summarize the role of three-dimensional and four-dimensional ultrasound in the assessment of early human development.
  27. ncbi Poverty and human development: a global and local issue
    John J Frey
    WMJ 106:363. 2007
  28. ncbi Growth, development and health from early fetal life until young adulthood: the Generation R Study
    Albert Hofman
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:61-72. 2004
    ..The study entered its pilot phase to test the logistics in December 2001. Full participant recruitment and complete data collection started in 2002...
  29. pmc Poverty, human development, and the role of eHealth
    Gunther Eysenbach
    J Med Internet Res 9:e34. 2007
  30. ncbi Urinary aquaporin-2 excretion during early human development
    Marina Zelenina
    Nordic Centre of Excellence for Research in Water Imbalance Related Disorders WIRED, Department of Woman and Child Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:947-52. 2006
    ..In babies at this early age, urinary AQP2 cannot serve as a direct marker of the renal action of AVP but reflects AQP2 expression level associated with different physiopathological conditions...
  31. ncbi Genetic Models in Applied Physiology. Functional genomics in the mouse: powerful techniques for unraveling the basis of human development and disease
    Clifford W Bogue
    Yale Child Health Research Center, Section of Critical Care and Applied Physiology, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 94:2502-9. 2003
    ..has a long and rich history in biological research, and many consider it a model organism for the study of human development and disease...
  32. ncbi Linking social change and developmental change: shifting pathways of human development
    Patricia M Greenfield
    Department of Psychology, Univeristy of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:401-18. 2009
    P. M. Greenfield's new theory of social change and human development aims to show how changing sociodemographic ecologies alter cultural values and learning environments and thereby shift developmental pathways...
  33. ncbi Bacteria and early human development
    Mark Wilks
    Department of Microbiology, 3rd Floor, Path and Pharm Block, 80 Newark St, E1 2ES, London, United Kingdom
    Early Hum Dev 83:165-70. 2007
    ..Similarly Bacteroides fragilis directs the development of the immune system both in and outside the gastrointestinal tract. The relevance of these findings and others to our understanding of human development and disease is discussed.
  34. ncbi Building spiritual fitness in the Army: an innovative approach to a vital aspect of human development
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, OH 43403 0228, USA
    Am Psychol 66:58-64. 2011
    ..the CSF program: Human spirituality is a significant motivating force, spirituality is a vital resource for human development, and spirituality is a source of struggle that can lead to growth or decline...
  35. ncbi The emergence of consciousness and its role in human development
    Michael Lewis
    Institute for the Study of Child Development, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:104-33. 2003
    ..Finally, I will turn to the emergence of explicit and implicit consciousness...
  36. ncbi The role of "envisioning the future" in the development of resilience among at-risk youth
    Teri Aronowitz
    Northeastern University School of Nursing, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Public Health Nurs 22:200-8. 2005
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  37. ncbi Similarities and differences in experiences of hope
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:339-44. 2004
    ..While the structure of the experience of hope was similar, some differences are discussed that enhance nursing practice and guide further study...
  38. ncbi The influence of growth on spiritual self-care agency in an older adult population
    Donna M Callaghan
    Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:43-51. 2006
    ..The loading variables included spiritual growth, self-concept, initiative, and responsibility. The conclusion was made that spiritual growth influences older adults' self-care agency to a greater extent than self-care self-efficacy...
  39. ncbi Is sense of coherence a pathway for improving the quality of life of patients who grow up with chronic diseases? A hypothesis
    Philip Moons
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 4, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:16-20. 2006
    ..This hypothesis needs to be tested in long-term longitudinal studies. If such studies can confirm the hypothesis, SOC can be an important target for interventions in childhood to improve patients' quality of life during adulthood...
  40. ncbi The phenomenon of taking life day-by-day: using Parse's research method
    Anthony J Welch
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland
    Nurs Sci Q 20:265-72. 2007
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  41. ncbi Emotional intelligence: a review of the literature with specific focus on empirical and epistemological perspectives
    Kristin Akerjordet
    Department of Health Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 16:1405-16. 2007
    ..The aim of this literature review was to evaluate and discuss previous research on emotional intelligence with specific focus on empirical and epistemological perspectives...
  42. ncbi Becoming a mother versus maternal role attainment
    Ramona T Mercer
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:226-32. 2004
    ..To present evidence for replacing the term maternal role attainment (MRA), with becoming a mother (BAM)...
  43. ncbi Grieving a loss: the lived experience for elders residing in an institution
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 18:233-42. 2005
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to the guiding theoretical perspective and related literature. Recommendations for additional research and insights for practice are presented...
  44. ncbi Developmental life stage and couples' experiences with prostate cancer: a review of the literature
    Janet Harden
    Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:85-98. 2005
    ..Knowledge gaps and implications for research using a developmental approach are identified...
  45. ncbi Nursing practice with Aboriginal communities: expanding worldviews
    Othmar F Arnold
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 18:259-63. 2005
    ..Approaches for bridging cultural differences are explored with a view toward inclusive healthcare and nursing practice...
  46. ncbi The healing circle: resiliency in nurses
    Eileen M McGee
    Simmons College, Roslindale, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:43-57. 2006
    ..There is a pressing need to cultivate and foster personal growth in nurses because we cannot give our patients what we do not possess ourselves...
  47. ncbi Professional resilience, practice longevity, and Parse's theory for baccalaureate education
    Helen F Hodges
    Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University, Atlanta 30341, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:548-54. 2005
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  48. ncbi Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousness
    Barbara L Zust
    Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
  49. ncbi Patient experiences of pain and pain management at the end of life: a pilot study
    Annika Larsson
    Sahlgrenska Academy, Institute of Health Care Sciences, Gothenburg University Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden, Goteborg, Sweden
    Pain Manag Nurs 8:12-6. 2007
    ..Forthcoming research will focus on the relation between the pain and the way patients experience cancer and on the experience and specific needs of their family...
  50. ncbi Transition: a conceptual analysis in the context of siblings of children with cancer
    Krista Lynn Wilkins
    Helen Glass Center for Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 21:256-65. 2006
    ..pp. 37-54). Norwalk, CT: Appleton and Lane.] is employed. The result is a definition of transition that is relevant and useful for research and clinical practice in pediatric oncology...
  51. ncbi The intergenerational spectrum: an innovative approach to end-of-life care
    Ellen Fink-Samnick
    George Mason University s, Department of Social Work
    Case Manager 17:68-71. 2006
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  52. ncbi Perceptions of the concept of health among nurses working in mental health services: a phenomenographic study
    Henrika Jormfeldt
    Department of Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:50-6. 2007
    ..The result emphasizes the need to clarify the concept of health if it is to be used as a goal in mental health nursing and to integrate a clarified definition of health at all hierarchical levels in mental health care services...
  53. ncbi The experience of feeling unsure for women at end-of-life
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Department Head, South Dakota State University College of Nursing, Brookings, South Dakota, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 20:56-63. 2007
    ..Feeling unsure will be discussed in relation to the principles and concepts of human becoming and in relation to how it can inform nursing practice and future research...
  54. ncbi A review of nursing interventions to foster becoming a mother
    Ramona T Mercer
    Department of Family Health Nursing in the University of California, San Francisco, Burlingame, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:568-82. 2006
    ..To determine the current state of knowledge of nursing interventions that foster the process of becoming a mother...
  55. ncbi Nursing support of the process of becoming a mother
    Ramona T Mercer
    Department of Family Health Nursing in the University of California, San Francisco, Burlingame, USA corrected
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:649-51. 2006
    ..Empathic listening and interactive dialogue with the mother are important approaches to identify and address her concerns during this important transition...
  56. ncbi Review of research related to Parse's Theory of Human Becoming
    Thomas J Doucet
    York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 20:16-32. 2007
    ..The authors provide an overview of the studies and the human becoming research methods and further illuminate the findings of studies reviewed under four major themes that describe the phenomena studied...
  57. ncbi Research-based theatre: The making of I'm Still Here!
    Gail J Mitchell
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:198-206. 2006
    ..The evaluation of the play, at six of the performances, is presented in this column...
  58. ncbi The Glass Menagerie as heuristic for explicating nursing theory
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 19:190-6. 2006
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  59. ncbi Experiences of infertility: liminality and the role of the fertility clinic
    Helen Allan
    University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Nurs Inq 14:132-9. 2007
    ..Inadvertently, the clinic offered a way of being in limbo while at the same time reinforcing the liminal experiences of women...
  60. ncbi The power of hope: patients' experiences of hope a year after acute spinal cord injury
    Vibeke Lohne
    Institute of Nursing and Health Science, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 15:315-23. 2006
    ..The aim of this present study was to explore patients' experiences of the meaning they attribute to hope and hoping a year after acute spinal cord injury...
  61. ncbi Going on a journey: understanding palliative care nursing
    Alan Barnard
    School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Queensland
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:6-12. 2006
    ..To describe the qualitatively different ways a group of Australian nurses understood their experience of being a palliative care nurse...
  62. ncbi Process of self-identity transformation in women with autistic adolescent
    Bih Ching Shu
    Institute of Allied Health Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
    J Nurs Res 14:55-64. 2006
    ..Results are hoped to provide valuable information for health professionals to understand how mothers of autistic adolescents connect with others and with their self-identity during middle age...
  63. ncbi Integrative review of parenting in nursing research
    Jeffrey D Gage
    Faculty of Health and Sciences, School of Nursing, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:56-62. 2006
    ..To synthesize and critically analyze parenting research in nursing...
  64. ncbi Fables: ways of knowing and understanding meaning in nursing
    Constance L Milton
    California Baptist University, Riverside, California 92504, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 19:100-3. 2006
    ..In this article, the author shall present a fable and offer an interpretation from a human becoming perspective for what one ought to do in the discipline of nursing...
  65. ncbi The quest for meaning in aging
    Sharon L Moore
    Athabasca University, Centre for Nursing and Health Studies Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
    Geriatr Nurs 27:293-9. 2006
    ..Through the sharing of their narrative life stories, these individuals described how meaning in their lives contributed to a sense of self that allowed them to embrace life with a sense of purpose and enthusiasm...
  66. ncbi Transgender identity development as represented by a group of female-to-male transgendered adults
    Sarah W Morgan
    College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:585-99. 2008
    ..Our intention is to expose uninformed people to first-hand accounts by FTM transgendered persons about their life trajectories, particularly during childhood, adolescence, and the early adult years...
  67. ncbi An emerging framework for human becoming criticism
    Gail J Mitchell
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:103-9. 2004
    ..The emerging framework will enable researchers to participate in interpretive discourse and to advance the understanding of a scholarly community...
  68. ncbi The lived experience of feeling cared for: a human becoming perspective
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:63-71. 2004
    ..Feeling cared for is discussed in relation to the principles and concepts of human becoming and in relation to how it can inform nursing practice and future research...
  69. ncbi A dialogue on existential-phenomenological thought in psychology and in nursing. Interview by William K. Cody
    Beth Arrigo
    Nurs Sci Q 17:6-11. 2004
  70. ncbi Grief as a transformative experience: weaving through different lifeworlds after a loved one has completed suicide
    Jann M Fielden
    Graduate School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:74-85. 2003
    ..The findings have implications for nurses and counsellors working in the area of suicide bereavement...
  71. ncbi Measuring post-traumatic growth in people diagnosed with hepatobiliary cancer: directions for future research
    Jennifer L Steel
    Department of Surgery, Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:643-50. 2008
    ..To highlight and provide preliminary data regarding issues in the measurement of post-traumatic growth in people diagnosed with primary or metastatic hepatobiliary cancer...
  72. ncbi Comparison of three Parse method studies on feeling very tired
    Sandra Schmidt Bunkers
    Marqette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:340-4. 2003
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  73. ncbi Community dwellers' perspectives on the experience of feeling very tired
    Mary H Huch
    University of Southern Mississippi, College of Nursing, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:334-9. 2003
    ..The structure was conceptually integrated with the human becoming theory as: feeling very tired is powering the languaging of valuing connecting-separating. The findings are discussed in relation to human becoming and future research...
  74. ncbi The lived experience of feeling very tired: a study of adolescent girls
    Steven L Baumann
    Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:326-33. 2003
    ..The conclusion of the study is that feeling very tired is a complex paradoxical rhythm...
  75. ncbi The lived experience of feeling very tired: a study using the Parse research method
    Rosemarie Rizzo Parse
    Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 16:319-25. 2003
    ..The study finding contributes knowledge about feeling very tired and its connection to health and quality of life. The structure is discussed in light of the principles of human becoming, and suggestions are made for future research...
  76. ncbi Transition to motherhood
    Antonia M Nelson
    Nursing Department, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT 06117 2791, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:465-77. 2003
    ..To synthesize the results of nine qualitative studies related to the transition to motherhood, using Noblit and Hare's method of meta-synthesis development...
  77. ncbi Lived experience of survivors of leukemia or malignant lymphoma
    Lena Persson
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, SE 291 88 Kristianstad, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 27:303-13. 2004
    ..To help people retell their experiences may be one way of processing this life-threatening disease and treatment and may be one way to developing a sense of meaning and to regain balance in life...
  78. ncbi To make a difference: nursing presence
    Karen L Melnechenko
    Timmins and District Hospital, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Forum 38:18-24. 2003
    ..Nursing presence in clinical practice...
  79. ncbi The experience of being listened to: a human becoming study with music
    Christine M Jonas-Simpson
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 16:232-8. 2003
    ..Findings extend the theory of human becoming, enhance understanding of the experience of being listened to, and affirm its value...
  80. ncbi Enhancing nursing research with children and families using a developmental science perspective
    Margaret Shandor Miles
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 21:1-20. 2003
    ..science, which evolved over the past two decades into a new interdisciplinary framework for the study of human development, involves an integrated holistic, developmental, and systems-oriented perspective...
  81. ncbi Transcendence and transformation in the life patterns of women living with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jane Neill
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 24:27-47. 2002
    ..quot; Through understanding life patterns within caring nursing partnerships, transitions in an entire life story can be appreciated as complex processes involving transcendence and transformation...
  82. ncbi A hereditary disorder in the family and the family life cycle: Huntington disease as a paradigm
    A Christine Brouwer-Dudokdewit
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Fam Process 41:677-92. 2002
    ..Because any family member may eventually need help, it is important to then help the family discover what hinders them from making the transition to the next life stage, and to resolve these issues so that they can move on...
  83. ncbi Quality of life for women living with a gynecologic cancer
    F Beryl Pilkington
    School of Nursing, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Nurs Sci Q 17:147-55. 2004
    ..The findings suggest implications for quality care that honors persons' experiences...
  84. ncbi The researcher's reflections on the research process
    Anthony J Welch
    The Division of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Health Sciences, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurs Sci Q 17:201-7. 2004
    ....
  85. ncbi A dialogue about two nursing science traditions: the Roy adaptation model and the human becoming theory
    Marjorie C Dobratz
    University of Washington, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:301-7. 2004
    ..In the discussion of ontology as the lens through which humans view their world, they articulate the primacy of ontology over methodology in shaping knowledge development...
  86. ncbi The experience of becoming a mother for single, unpartnered, Medicaid-eligible, first-time mothers
    Rebecca Keating-Lefler
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:23-9. 2004
    ....
  87. ncbi Lifelines: a life history methodology
    Lou F Gramling
    School of Nursing, University of South Carolina Aiken, 29801, USA
    Nurs Res 53:207-10. 2004
    ..Life histories are data collection strategies that detail an individual's life Lifelines are a visual depiction of a life history, displaying events in chronological order and noting the importance, or meaning, of events...
  88. ncbi The progression of suffering implies alleviated suffering
    Arne Rehnsfeldt
    Department of Care and Welfare, Faculty of Health Sciences at Linköping University, Campus Norrköping, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:264-72. 2004
    ..This may thereby be a way of alleviating the patient's suffering by making it bearable during the progression of suffering...
  89. ncbi Meaning of the quality of life for persons living with serious mental illness: human becoming practice with groups
    Noh Choon Hee
    Hallym University, South Korea
    Nurs Sci Q 17:220-5. 2004
    ..Themes of quality of life for this group of persons are detailed in this column...
  90. ncbi Quality of life of older adults in Canada and Norway: examining the Iowa model
    Gail Low
    University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    West J Nurs Res 30:458-76. 2008
    ..These findings represent a novel attempt at testing complex linkages between aspects of elder, environment, and nursing concepts within the Iowa model warranting further research...
  91. ncbi Cognitive coping, goal self-efficacy and personal growth in HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Vivian Kraaij
    Medical Psychology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 72:301-4. 2008
    ..The relationships between cognitive coping strategies, goal self-efficacy and personal growth were studied in HIV-positive men who have sex with men...
  92. ncbi Stories of the young and the old: personal continuity and narrative identity
    Kate C McLean
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:254-64. 2008
    ..Gender differences also emerged, suggesting that females may have an advantage in the development of narrative identity. Results are discussed in terms of the different ways to represent narrative identity at 2 ends of the life span...
  93. ncbi Beneficial effects of breast milk in the neonatal intensive care unit on the developmental outcome of extremely low birth weight infants at 18 months of age
    Betty R Vohr
    Department of Pediatrics, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e115-23. 2006
    ..The benefits of breast milk that is ingested in the NICU by extremely low birth weight infants on development and behavior have not been evaluated previously...
  94. ncbi Pediatric stress: hormonal mediators and human development
    Evangelia Charmandari
    Pediatric and Reproductive Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Horm Res 59:161-79. 2003
    ....
  95. pmc Very low birth weight preterm infants with surgical short bowel syndrome: incidence, morbidity and mortality, and growth outcomes at 18 to 22 months
    Conrad R Cole
    Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, 2015 Uppergate Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e573-82. 2008
    ....
  96. ncbi [Factor analysis of attributive determinants for life expectancy and infant mortality rate with recipient country data in consideration of socioeconomic environment]
    Masakazu Furukawa
    Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University
    Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi 60:335-44. 2005
    ..In this paper, we performed analysis of factors that determine life expectancy and infant mortality rates in recipient countries, in consideration of the socioeconomic environment...
  97. ncbi A global nutritional index
    Joshua I Rosenbloom
    Department of Human Nutrition and Metabolism, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Braun School of Public Health, WHO Collaborating Center in Capacity Building in Public Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Food Nutr Bull 29:266-77. 2008
    ..A standardized global nutritional index (GNI) would provide a single statistic for each country according to its overall level of nutrition, which could then guide national policies...
  98. ncbi Intrapartum fetal heart rate monitoring in cases of cytomegalovirus infection
    Masatoki Kaneko
    Perinatal Center and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Miyazaki Medical College, 5200 Kihara, Kiyotake, Miyazaki 889 1692, Japan
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1257-62. 2004
    ..We evaluated intrapartum fetal heart rate pattern of cytomegalovirus-infected fetuses and correlated the patterns with neurologic outcomes...
  99. ncbi Longitudinal growth of hospitalized very low birth weight infants
    R A Ehrenkranz
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 104:280-9. 1999
    ..The interpretation of growth rates for very low birth weight infants is obscured by limited data, recent changes in perinatal care, and the uncertain effects of multiple therapies...
  100. ncbi Selected Proceedings of the NICHD/FDA newborn drug development initiative: Part II
    George P Giacoia
    Obstetric and Pediatric Pharmacology Branch, Center for Research for Mothers and Children, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland 20847, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1337-41. 2006
    In February 2003, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) created the Newborn Drug Development Initiative (NDDI), an ongoing program to determine gaps in ..
  101. ncbi Sex-specific chromosome instability in early human development
    Natalia V Kovaleva
    St Petersburg Centre for Medical Genetics, St Petersburg, Russian Federation
    Am J Med Genet A 136:401-13. 2005
    ..The data obtained suggest that females may have gonadal mosaicism for aneuploidies and structural rearrangements more often than males. This may lead to the maternal origin bias in offspring with trisomies or structural rearrangements...

Research Grants77

  1. Structural Basis for Chemokine Function
    Brian F Volkman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..SDF1/ CXCL12) and its cognate receptors CXCR4 and CXCR7 are essential for life and play unique roles in human development, HIV infection, stem cell homing and cancer progression...
  2. Lactoferrin Enhances Growth and Reduces Nosocomial Infection in Preterm Infants
    Karel Petrak; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Recent data from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development-sponsored "Neonatal Network" indicated that 29% of infants born at 25 to 28 weeks'gestation and 46% of ..
  3. Epigenetic Alterations in IPF Fibroblastic Foci
    YAN SANDERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There is a biological mechanism for controlling expression of genes during human development known as epigenetic regulation, which is increasingly found to be abnormal in cancer and other diseases...
  4. Epigenetic mechanisms of TDP43-mediated neurodegeneration
    Amit Berson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..chromatin modifications such as histone methylation and acetylation are emerging as prominent regulators of human development, disease and aging...
  5. Calcium Signaling in the Pubertal Activation of the GnRH Pulse Generator
    Daniel J Spergel; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..relevant to the mission of the Reproductive Sciences Branch of the National Institute for Child Health and Human Development. The project's rationale is that since neuroendocrine secretion depends on increased cytoplasmic free ..
  6. Mechanisms of cancer initiation by TRIM32
    Molly F Kulesz-Martin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Trim32 is an E3-ubiquitin ligase and a member of a family of scaffold proteins involved in both cancer and human development. We made the novel association of Trim32 activation with cancer through carcinogenesis studies in mouse ..
  7. Risk factors for orofacial clefts
    Suzan L Carmichael; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..goal is to understand the potential independent and combined contributions of several critical pathways for human development to risks of orofacial clefts...
  8. Regulation of Drug Metabolizing Enzyme Ontogeny
    D Gail McCarver; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..provided by applicant): Dramatic changes occur in both physiological and molecular parameters during human development that influence differential responses to environmental toxicants and therapeutics...
  9. Molecular Basis of Nuchal Edema
    Young Kwon Hong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..endothelial cell fate specification, but also provide important insights into other vascular defects during human development. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Nuchal edema (NE) is a tissue swelling in the back of the neck of fetus due to an ..
  10. NICHD INTERNATIONAL & DOMESTIC PEDIATRIC &MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CTR
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for Mothers and Children (CRMC) of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) has a need for a Data Coordinating Center to continue the current activities of development, ..
  11. Thyroid hormone-dependent DNA methylation in the developing brain
    Yasuhiro Kyono; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Thyroid hormone deficiency during critical periods of human development leads to a condition of severe mental and growth retardation known as cretinism...
  12. Randomized Trial of Antenatal Late Preterm Steroids (ALPS) - Clinical Coordinatin
    Ronald Wapner; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In 2005, at a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) workshop to address this emerging issue, one of the recommendations made to improve outcomes was to ..
  13. Role of nuclear receptors in origin and differentiation of spermatozoa
    ADAM MICHAEL REITZEL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of the Reproductive Sciences Branch of The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development by identifying genetic mechanisms that underlie reproductive health in humans...
  14. Project LOVE: Preventing Adolescent Dating Violence among Rural African Americans
    Dionne Smith Coker-Appiah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Some of the relevant courses are: adolescent mental health, counseling early adolescents, human development, cross cultural counseling, music therapy, CBPR, and health education...
  15. Patient-centered approaches to diagnosing coronary heart disease
    JOSEPH ABIODUN LADAPO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..be completed at NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science;Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development;Stern School of Business;and the School of Medicine...
  16. Negative regulation by thyroid hormone
    Anthony N Hollenberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It also plays a fundamental role in human development. Thus, an elegant feedback system has developed to tightly control circulating TH levels within a tight ..
  17. Lipid Translocating Glycosyltransferases in Congenital Neurological Disease
    PETER AB ORLEAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Provided by Applicant): Modifications of protein with carbohydrate or glycolipid are critical for human development. Congenital defects in asparagine-linked glycosylation, protein O-mannosylation, and ..
  18. Role of LHX3 Protein Isoforms in Pituitary Development
    SIMON JAMES RHODES; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The anterior pituitary gland secretes polypeptide hormones that are critical for many aspects of human development and physiology, including growth, reproduction, the stress response, metabolic homeostasis, and lactation...
  19. Human Exposure to Bisphenol A, Phthalates and Fertility, Pregnancy Outcomes
    Russ B Hauser; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..reproductive technologies (ART), which can be used as a model for the assessment of the early stages of human development. The methods of gamete manipulation used in ART are now widely practiced and provide clinicians and ..
  20. BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY IN AGING
    Harvey Jay Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We request support for 6 postdoctoral fellows. The Duke Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development is the primary research training facility for fellows supported by this grant...
  21. Systems Biology of Glycosylation
    Sriram Neelamegham; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This process controls cell recognition and signaling processes that regulate human development, immunity and disease...
  22. "Gdf6 gene expression and evolution in vertebrates"
    Douglas Mortlock; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..that control their expression will further our understanding of the function of genomic regulatory DNA in human development and of genetic factors underlying congenital defects in humans...
  23. Polarization and directed cell movements in engineered cellular environments
    Deborah E Leckband; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..factors such as integrins, growth factors, substrate stiffness, or any number of parameters relevant to human development and disease...
  24. Stress as a determinant of smoking among sub-populations of Blacks in the U.S.
    Adebola O Odunlami; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of cancer-related deaths among Blacks PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Through my doctoral studies in the Society, Human Development and Health Department at the Harvard School of Public Health, I have been exposed to numerous research ..
  25. Role of TGF-? Signaling in Embryonic Stem Cell Maintenance and Endodermal Differe
    Alan C Mullen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..differentiation, proliferation, and cell cycle arrest and through these responses plays a central role human development and disease...
  26. DGAP: Developmental Genome Anatomy Project
    CYNTHIA CASSON MORTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a unique resource for functional annotation of the human genome and for revealing mechanisms operative in human development that would be difficult or impossible to identify with less complex systems...
  27. Retinal Cell-Fate Determination and Pattern Formation
    Graeme Mardon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Both genes are highly conserved from fruit flies to humans and are known to play essential roles in human development, including the eye...
  28. Self-Regulation and Sleep in Children At Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders
    AMY J SCHWICHTENBERG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Schwichtenberg's career goals are to obtain a tenure-track position in a department of Psychology or Human Development at a university with an established developmental disabilities center and to launch a research lab that ..
  29. Targeted genome modification of guinea pig and sheep using engineered zinc finger
    Hilda Holcombe; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..A major drawback to using mice as animal models is that they often fail to reliably mimic human development or disease...
  30. Morphogenesis of the organ of Corti
    Ping Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..have been studied extensively in biomedical field due to their important contributions to other aspects of human development and diseases...
  31. Self-Regulation and Sleep in Children At Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders
    AMY J SCHWICHTENBERG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Schwichtenberg's career goals are to obtain a tenure-track position in a department of Psychology or Human Development at a university with an established developmental disabilities center and to launch a research lab that ..
  32. Bax function in apoptosis
    DONALD DAVID NEWMEYER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Apoptotic cell death is important in both normal human development, in sculpting tissues and preventing the accumulation of excess cells...
  33. NEWBORN SCREENING TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH NETWORK (NBSTRN)
    Michael Watson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Branch (IDDB)...
  34. CELL SURFACE RECOGNITION AND CELL INTERACTIONS
    William J Snell; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..cell cycle entry, our studies will provide novel insights into fundamental cellular mechanisms essential for human development and homeostasis...
  35. Kinase signaling analysis of iPS cell reprogramming and differentiation
    ELI ZUNDER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..iPS cells hold great promise for regenerative medicine, and for the study of disease mechanisms and human development, but the cellular signaling that controls their reprogramming and differentiation remains poorly understood...
  36. Uncovering the transcription factor networks in early human cell specification
    ALEXANDER MINCHEV TSANKOV; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..enhance our understanding of regulatory circuits and their roles during cell differentiation in early human development, which will, in turn, improv our ability to derive therapeutic approaches, such as in vitro generation of ..
  37. 2012 Proteoglycans Gordon Research Conference
    Robert J Linhardt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..will be an enhanced understanding of numerous human diseases, including those that involve pathologies in human development, the musculoskeletal system, nervous system, vascular system, immunity, and cancer, and that this ..
  38. Epigenetic Markings in Developing and Diseased Prefrontal Neurons
    Schahram Akbarian; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of the PFC, extending into or even beyond the second decade of life, plays a crucial role for normal human development and the neurobiology of schizophrenia...
  39. CNV Atlas of Human Development
    Ronald Wapner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  40. Regulation of maternal mRNA translation during early development
    EMRE UTKU SELI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..studies focus on early development, and consequently the results obtained will have ramifications for human development and fertility...
  41. Spatial Regulation of BMP Signaling in Dorsoventral Patterning
    David A Weisblat; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is that it will broaden our understanding of how TGF- beta signaling processes might be regulated during human development or disease where experimentation is not possible, and in complex vertebrate model systems that are not ..
  42. Genetic Analysis of Snail Superfamily Genes in Mice
    THOMAS HOOKER GRIDLEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The studies described in this proposal will further our understanding of the roles played by Snail superfamily genes during mammalian development, and will be relevant to the study of both normal and abnormal human development.
  43. Runt-dependent regulation of enhancer-promoter interactions
    JOHN PETER GERGEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..factors that are likely to have widespread implications for understanding the roles of related proteins in human development and disease...
  44. High-Throughput Low Cost Production of Chromatin-Immunoprecipitation-Grade Antib
    KEITH ELLIOTT KROPP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the regulatory regions of the genome is critical for understanding the regulatory networks underlying human development and disease...
  45. A Follow-up of Children Enrolled in the Management of Myelomeningocele Study
    ELIZABETH ANN THOM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for repair of myelomeningocele funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Eligible and consenting women carrying a singleton fetus with a myelomeningocele lesion starting at T1-S1 ..
  46. N-Linked Protein Glycosylation: Pathways and Processes
    Barbara Imperiali; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The modification is essential in all aspects of human development and homeostasis and now recognized to be involved in bacterial pathogenicity and viral infection and ..
  47. Mechanistic Analysis Of Microtubule Based Motors
    Susan P Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..defects and cancer, and therefore, a full molecular understanding of mitotic mechanisms is critical for human development and health...
  48. Identification of new mechanistic biomarkers of adverse responses to acetaminophe
    Laura P James; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in the Network of Pediatric Pharmacology Research Units (PPRU;National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development) will assist with clinical sample collection and analytical and pharmacokinetic data analysis...
  49. Transgenerational exposures as modifiers of host defense against infection
    B Paige Lawrence; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and transgenerational effects in other tissues, findings from our studies will have a broad impact on efforts to better predict the potential for AhR and its myriad ligands to impinge on many facets of human development and health.
  50. The Epigenetic Regulation of Puberty
    Yujiang Shi; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The mechanism of pubertal onset has perplexed the understanding of human development and is considered to be among the great remaining scientific questions...
  51. ENAMEL MINERAL FORMATION DURING MURINE ODONTOGENESIS
    CAROLYN GIBSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These animal models provide information concerning basic processes in human development because of similarities between rodent and human enamel proteins, mineral and dental development in general...
  52. Family and Health Consequences of Imbalanced Sex Ratios in India
    Scott J South; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..uses data from three different sources-the 2005-06 National Family Health Survey (NFHS-3), the 2004-05 India Human Development Survey (IHDS), and the 1981, 1991, and 2001 Censuses of India-to examine the impact of India's ..
  53. Cell-Cell Signaling in Embryonic and Retinal Development
    Ilaria Rebay; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..functions in mammals, the new signaling strategies revealed by our work will advance understanding of human development and disease...
  54. Conserved Fetal Epigenomic Signatures in a Primate Model of Maternal Obesity
    KJERSTI MARIE AAGAARD-TILLERY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research is rapidly demonstrating the importance of the epigenetic code to normal human development as well as the burden of disease that occurs when the epigenetic code or machinery malfunctions...
  55. Hybridization Chain Reaction: In Situ Amplification for Biological Imaging
    Niles A Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is a significant impediment to the study of interacting regulatory elements in systems most relevant to human development and disease...
  56. Organochlorine and Gene Expression of Sex Steroids in a Multigenerational Cohort
    Janet Rose Osuch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    Abstract The hypothesis that human development and susceptibility to disease depend upon a complex interaction between inherited genes and environmental exposures has gained wide acceptance...
  57. Cellular and Genetic Origins of Astrocytes
    David H Rowitch; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..rise to astrocytes and provide useful genetic tools for understanding the diverse roles of astrocytes in human development, with practical implications for diagnosis and treatment of human disorders such as epilepsy, brain cancer ..
  58. Neural Development of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells from Schizophrenia Pat
    Hongjun Song; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..human skin fibroblasts into pluripotency (induced-pluripotent stem cells or iPSCs) paves the way to study human development and to discover the molecular basis of human diseases in more relevant experimental systems using human ..
  59. Function and regulation of the ETS transcriptional repressor Tel-1/Yan
    Ilaria Rebay; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the discoveries resulting from these investigations will improve our understanding of mechanisms underlying human development and disease...
  60. Neural Development of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells from Schizophrenia Pat
    Hongjun Song; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..human skin fibroblasts into pluripotency (induced-pluripotent stem cells or iPSCs) paves the way to study human development and to discover the molecular basis of human diseases in more relevant experimental systems using human ..
  61. Use of a mouse model of anxious depression to assess the safety of pediatric anti
    Bernhard Luscher; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..administration of fluoxetine during postnatal developmental stages corresponding to the last trimester of human development leads to behavior indicative of heightened anxiety and emotionality in adulthood...
  62. Full karyotype single cell interphase analysis
    Santiago Munne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Early human development depends on the correct temporal and spatial expression of thousands of genes...
  63. The human placenta as a novel source of hematopoietic stem cells
    Alicia Barcena; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..part of the orchestrated and site-specific hematopoiesis occurring during the embryonic and fetal phases of human development. The recent discovery that the mouse placenta contains a sizable pool of hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) at ..
  64. Comparative effectiveness in older cancer patients: age versus health status
    LINDA KROGH HAROOTYAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Bellizzi, PhD, University of Connecticut, Human Development and Family Studies...
  65. Child Care Resources in Low-income Families
    REBEKAH COLEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Based on bioecological theories that posit the importance of bidirectional processes influencing human development, the proposed research seeks to increase knowledge in these arenas through three research aims...
  66. HAL: A TOOL FOR ASSESSING HUMAN ACTION IN THE WORKPLACE
    JOHN ALOIMONOS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Behavioral scientists have had major accomplishments, such as documenting movement milestones in human development and establishing a relationship between brain and behavior in typical and atypical populations...
  67. Antibodies Targeting Novel Surface Antigens on Pluripotent Stem Cell Derivatives
    David Larocca; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will also provide better understand of human development. We propose here to address this need by identifying new surface markers on iPS, and for comparison hES, ..
  68. STRUCTURE OF MICROSOMAL ENZYMES--ESTROGEN BIOSYN
    Debashis Ghosh; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Estrogens play essential roles in physiology and pathology of human development and reproduction. High-levels of the most active estrogen, 17beta-estradiol, have been linked to hormone-dependent breast cancer...
  69. PEDIATRIC AND MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CENTER
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Domestic and International Pediatric and Maternal HIV Studies Coordinating Center (Coordinating Center) contract provides logistical, technical, and administrative ..
  70. PEDIATRIC AND MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CENTER
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Domestic and International Pediatric and Maternal HIV Studies Coordinating Center ([unreadable]Coordinating Center[unreadable]) contract provides logistical, technical, ..
  71. PEDIATRIC AND MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CENTER
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Domestic and International Pediatric and Maternal HIV Studies Coordinating Center (Coordinating Center) contract provides logistical, technical, and administrative ..
  72. PEDIATRIC AND MATERNAL HIV STUDIES COORDINATING CENTER
    CAROL NESEL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Domestic and International Pediatric and Maternal HIV Studies Coordinating Center (Coordinating Center) contract provides logistical, technical, and administrative ..
  73. Efficacy of Amantadine Hydochloride after Pediatric TBI
    SUE BEERS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke have called for pilot clinical trials to investigate pharmacological interventions to improve outcomes in ..
  74. Media Literacy to Prevent Adolescent Smoking Initiation
    Brian A Primack; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of Yale University (BA magna cum laude in English and Mathematics, 1991), Harvard University (EdM in Human Development and Psychology, 1993) and Emory University (MD summa cum laude, 1999), the candidate completed Family ..
  75. Anticipatory Survey Design: Identification and Reduction of Nonresponse Bias Dur
    ANDREY ALEXANDROV PEYTCHEV; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health) funded by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), yet a nonrandom part of the survey sample fail to respond...
  76. THYROID HORMONE RECEPTOR DNA RECOGNITION
    Thomas Lavin; Fiscal Year: 1991
    Many of the actions of thyroid hormone to promote human development and maintain homeostasis are thought to be exerted by a nuclear protein, the thyroid hormone receptor...