The University of Hong Kong

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Organization: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

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  1. pmc Lying about the valence of affective pictures: an fMRI study
    Tatia M C Lee
    Laboratory of Neuropsychology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 5:e12291. 2010
  2. ncbi On the formula for admixture linkage disequilibrium
    Wei Guo
    Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Hered 60:177-80. 2005
  3. ncbi Surgical management of the partially edentulous atrophic mandibular ridge using a modified sandwich osteotomy: a case report
    Richie Yeung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 20:799-803. 2005
  4. ncbi Analysis of artemisinin in Artemisia annua L. by LC-MS with selected ion monitoring
    Mingfu Wang
    New Use Agriculture and Natural Plant Products Program, Department of Plant Biology and Pathology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 53:7010-3. 2005
  5. ncbi Development and validation of a core endurance intervention program: implications for performance in college-age rowers
    Michael A Tse
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Strength Cond Res 19:547-52. 2005
  6. ncbi The cerebellum's involvement in the judgment of spatial orientation: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Tatia M C Lee
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Neuropsychologia 43:1870-7. 2005
  7. ncbi Fatigue and fatigue-relieving strategies used by Hong Kong Chinese patients after hemopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Winnie K W So
    Department of Nursing Studies, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Nurs Res 54:48-55. 2005
  8. ncbi Effects of artificial saliva and APF gel on the surface roughness of newer glass ionomer cements
    H Kevin Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Oper Dent 29:661-8. 2004
  9. pmc Classification between normal and tumor tissues based on the pair-wise gene expression ratio
    YeeLeng Yap
    HKU Pasteur Research Centre, Dexter H, C, Man Building, 8 Sassoon Road Pokfulam, Hongkong, China
    BMC Cancer 4:72. 2004
  10. ncbi Prognostic factors in children requiring admission to an intensive care unit after hematopoietic stem cell transplant
    Daniel Ka Leung Cheuk
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Hematol Oncol 22:1-9. 2004

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  1. pmc Lying about the valence of affective pictures: an fMRI study
    Tatia M C Lee
    Laboratory of Neuropsychology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 5:e12291. 2010
    ..The findings of this study reveal the effect of valence on the neural activity associated with deception. Furthermore, the data also help to illustrate the complexity of the neural mechanisms underlying deception...
  2. ncbi On the formula for admixture linkage disequilibrium
    Wei Guo
    Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Hum Hered 60:177-80. 2005
    ..We note the effect of a random mating population (RMP) to the gametic frequencies from the parental population to the offspring population, and provide the correct formula for ALD...
  3. ncbi Surgical management of the partially edentulous atrophic mandibular ridge using a modified sandwich osteotomy: a case report
    Richie Yeung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 20:799-803. 2005
    ..Loss of posterior mandibular teeth resulting in insufficient posterior vertical bone height can pose a problem in implant therapy. In the case reported, a modified sandwich osteotomy was used to solve this problem...
  4. ncbi Analysis of artemisinin in Artemisia annua L. by LC-MS with selected ion monitoring
    Mingfu Wang
    New Use Agriculture and Natural Plant Products Program, Department of Plant Biology and Pathology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 53:7010-3. 2005
    ..5% artemisinin dry leaf weight basis, making these single plants accumulating artemisinin in concentrations >1.0% promising candidates for plant breeding and varietal development for high-yielding artemisinin...
  5. ncbi Development and validation of a core endurance intervention program: implications for performance in college-age rowers
    Michael A Tse
    Institute of Human Performance, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Strength Cond Res 19:547-52. 2005
    ..In summary, the 8-week core endurance training program improved selected core endurance parameters in healthy young men, but the effectiveness of the core intervention on various functional performance aspects was not supported...
  6. ncbi The cerebellum's involvement in the judgment of spatial orientation: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Tatia M C Lee
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Neuropsychologia 43:1870-7. 2005
    ..The imaging data confirmed that the activity of the cerebellum is associated with judging spatial orientation. The theoretical and clinical implications of the findings are discussed...
  7. ncbi Fatigue and fatigue-relieving strategies used by Hong Kong Chinese patients after hemopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Winnie K W So
    Department of Nursing Studies, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Nurs Res 54:48-55. 2005
    ..Fatigue, a common symptom for patients after hemopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), can be relieved by specific strategies initiated by patients, provided the strategies are perceived as effective...
  8. ncbi Effects of artificial saliva and APF gel on the surface roughness of newer glass ionomer cements
    H Kevin Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Oper Dent 29:661-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the surface roughness changes of newer esthetic dental restorative materials with aging and acid erosion in a simulated oral environment...
  9. pmc Classification between normal and tumor tissues based on the pair-wise gene expression ratio
    YeeLeng Yap
    HKU Pasteur Research Centre, Dexter H, C, Man Building, 8 Sassoon Road Pokfulam, Hongkong, China
    BMC Cancer 4:72. 2004
    ..Numerous efforts have been made to use gene expression profiles to improve precision of tumor classification. However, reliable cancer-related signals are generally lacking...
  10. ncbi Prognostic factors in children requiring admission to an intensive care unit after hematopoietic stem cell transplant
    Daniel Ka Leung Cheuk
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Hematol Oncol 22:1-9. 2004
    ..Both PRISM and O-PRISM scores were significant composite prognosticators. It was concluded that mortality of post-HSCT children requiring ICU admission is high, especially in those with poor prognosticators...
  11. ncbi Clinical evaluation of packable and conventional hybrid resin-based composites for posterior restorations in permanent teeth: results at 12 months
    Kevin H K Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1581-9. 2003
    ..The authors conducted a study to evaluate the initial clinical performances of a packable and a conventional hybrid resin-based composite used with a simplified bonding system...
  12. ncbi Maintaining dental education and specialist dental care during an outbreak of a new coronavirus infection. Part 1: a deadly viral epidemic begins
    F C Smales
    The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong
    Br Dent J 195:557-61. 2003
    ..the city's only dental hospital continued to function and to support the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Hong Kong in educating dental students and other members of the dental team...
  13. ncbi Case report: management of tooth tissue loss from intrinsic acid erosion
    Kevin H Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34, Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 11:101-6. 2003
    ..Initial restorative treatments should be conservative, using adhesive dentistry techniques. This treatment approach is illustrated by the oral rehabilitation of a severe erosion case using adhesive onlays, veneers and all ceramic crowns...
  14. pmc Relationship of SARS-CoV to other pathogenic RNA viruses explored by tetranucleotide usage profiling
    Yee Leng Yap
    HKU Pasteur Research Centre, Dexter H, C, Man Building, 8 Sassoon Road Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Bioinformatics 4:43. 2003
    ..In approach two, a multivariate factor analysis was performed to derive the embedded tetra-nucleotide usage patterns. These patterns were subsequently used to classify the selected viruses...
  15. ncbi Molecular systematics of Zopfiella and allied genera: evidence from multi-gene sequence analyses
    Lei Cai
    Centre for Research in Fungal Diversity, Department of Ecology and Biodiversity, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    Mycol Res 110:359-68. 2006
    ..In addition, there are several strongly supported clades, characterised by species possessing divergent morphological characters. It is difficult to predict which characters are phylogenetically informative for delimiting these clades...
  16. ncbi Protection of lethal toxicity of endotoxin by Salvia miltiorrhiza BUNGE is via reduction in tumor necrosis factor alpha release and liver injury
    Jennifer Man Fan Wan
    Food and Nutritional Science Division, Department of Zoology, The University of Hong Kong, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int Immunopharmacol 6:750-8. 2006
    ..The present study explains some known biological activities of SM, and supports the clinical application of SM in the prevention of inflammatory diseases induced by Gram-negative bacteria...
  17. ncbi Meta-analysis of association between a catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Daniel Ka Leung Cheuk
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 121 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Behav Genet 36:651-9. 2006
    ..Further studies should employ larger sample size in more homogeneous subjects. Further investigations in moderator variables and gene-gene and gene-environment interactions are also warranted...
  18. pmc Polysaccharopeptides derived from Coriolus versicolor potentiate the S-phase specific cytotoxicity of Camptothecin (CPT) on human leukemia HL-60 cells
    Jennifer Man Fan Wan
    Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Sciences Division, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Chin Med 5:16. 2010
    ..The present study aims to investigate whether PSP pre-treatment can increase the response of the human leukemia HL-60 cells to apoptosis induction by Camptothecin (CPT)...
  19. pmc A protein-based set of reference markers for liver tissues and hepatocellular carcinoma
    Stella Sun
    Department of Surgery, LKS Faculty of Medicine, Jockey Club Clinical Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    BMC Cancer 9:309. 2009
    ..This is the first study employed 2-DE analysis to screen for potential reference markers and aims to correlate the abundance of these proteins with their level of transcript expression...
  20. doi A multilevel analysis of the effects of neighbourhood income inequality on individual self-rated health in Hong Kong
    Irene O L Wong
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Soc Sci Med 68:124-32. 2009
    ..We tested for but did not find any statistical interaction between these three income-related exposures. These findings suggest that neighbourhood income inequality is not an important predictor of individual health status in Hong Kong...
  21. doi Condylar growth and mandibular positioning with stepwise vs maximum advancement
    Urban Hagg
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:525-36. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effects of several Class II malocclusion treatments on condylar growth and positioning of the mandible...
  22. ncbi Simulation study in Probabilistic Boolean Network models for genetic regulatory networks
    Shu Qin Zhang
    Department of Mathematics, Advanced Modeling and Applied Computing Laboratory, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Int J Data Min Bioinform 1:217-40. 2007
    ..Simulation results based on a real network are given to illustrate the method and to demonstrate the steady-state analysis...
  23. doi Staff recruitment, development and global mobility
    E Corbet
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:149-60. 2008
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  24. ncbi Quality of life as a predictor of cancer survival among Chinese liver and lung cancer patients
    Richard Fielding
    Department of Community Medicine, School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 5 F William M W Mong Block, Faculty of Medicine Building, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Eur J Cancer 43:1723-30. 2007
    ..941, p<0.001) and better appetite (HR=0.888, p<0.001). Global QoL (FACT-G(Ch)) scores do not predict survival in Chinese liver and lung cancer patients. QoL physical well-being subscale predicted lung cancer survival...
  25. ncbi Applying Independent Component Analysis on ECG Cancellation Technique for the Surface Recording of Trunk Electromyography
    Yong Hu
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Chinese Academy Of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The University of Hong Kong E mail
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 4:3647-9. 2005
    ..99&#177;0.06) than any other techniques. This suggests that the ICA ECG cancellation technique with a 30 Hz high-pass filter would be the most appropriate method to extract useful sEMG signals from trunk muscles...
  26. ncbi Sonographic features of hemivertebra at 13 weeks' gestation
    Min Chen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 33:74-7. 2007
    ..It shows that the condition may manifest in the first trimester of pregnancy...
  27. ncbi Optical properties of ZnO nanostructures
    Aleksandra B Djurisic
    Department of Physics, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Small 2:944-61. 2006
    ..Optical properties of doped ZnO nanostructures are also discussed, along with a concluding outlook for research into the optical properties of ZnO...
  28. ncbi Multivariate statistical evaluation of trace elements in groundwater in a coastal area in Shenzhen, China
    Kouping Chen
    Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Environ Pollut 147:771-80. 2007
    ..This study also demonstrates the usefulness of multivariate statistical analysis in hydrochemical studies...
  29. ncbi Image-guided minimally invasive surgical access to the temporomandibular joint: A preliminary report
    Richie W K Yeung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1546-52. 2006
    ..To establish a protocol for image-guided minimally invasive surgical access to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ)...
  30. ncbi Inhibition of human nasopharyngeal carcinoma growth and metastasis in mice by adenovirus-associated virus-mediated expression of human endostatin
    Xiang Ping Li
    Department of Chemistry, 8 F Kadoorie Biological Science Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Mol Cancer Ther 5:1290-8. 2006
    ..The potent inhibition of NPC metastasis suggests the feasibility of combining rAAV-hEndo gene therapy with other therapies for the prevention and treatment of NPC metastasis...
  31. ncbi Salivary gland function and xerostomia in southern Chinese following radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Edmond H N Pow
    Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong
    Clin Oral Investig 7:230-4. 2003
    ..In irradiated and non-irradiated southern Chinese, subjective dry mouth symptoms appeared to be correlated with actual salivary gland function...
  32. ncbi The correlation of replicating cells and osteogenesis in the condyle during stepwise advancement
    A Bakr M Rabie
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Angle Orthod 73:457-65. 2003
    ..The increase in the population size of the osteoprogenitor cells subsequently leads to more bone formation...
  33. ncbi Two-unit cantilevered resin-bonded fixed partial dentures--a retrospective, preliminary clinical investigation
    M G Botelho
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Prosthodont 13:25-8. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the clinical retention and abutment movement of 2-unit cantilevered resin-bonded fixed partial dentures (FPD) that were inserted at Prince Philip Dental Hospital in Hong Kong...
  34. ncbi Effects of training on attention to acoustic cues
    A L Francis
    Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 5 F, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong
    Percept Psychophys 62:1668-80. 2000
    ..Results demonstrate that training redirects listeners' attention to acoustic cues and that this shift of attention generalizes to novel (untrained) phonetic contexts...
  35. ncbi Fractional inhibitory concentration index of combinations of antibacterial agents against cariogenic organisms
    M G Botelho
    Discipline of Oral Rehabilitation, The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Dent 28:565-70. 2000
    ..To examine the inhibitory effects between paired combinations of four antibacterial agents that have been investigated in dentistry against six bacteria associated with dentinal caries...
  36. ncbi Increased lymphocyte DNA strand breaks in rubber workers
    C Q Zhu
    Department of Community Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Patrick Mansion Building South Wing, 7 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, China
    Mutat Res 470:201-9. 2000
    ..To study the effect of occupational exposure to rubber processing, smoking, and alcohol drinking on lymphocyte DNA damage...
  37. ncbi Oriental and occidental cultural differences--their possible influences on global dental education and learning
    E Corbet
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Eur J Dent Educ 3:39-43. 1999
    ..Approaches to learning and a re-characterisation of the Chinese learner is presented. The potential advantages which Chinese learners may have in learning from the global dental curriculum are proposed...
  38. ncbi Impacts of a mosquito selective pesticide, Bti, on the macroinvertebrates of a subtropical stream in Hong Kong
    M Dickman
    Ecology and Biodiversity Department, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Chemosphere 41:209-17. 2000
    ..Thus, it would appear, that during the 1998-99 study in which Bti was added to the study sites at weekly intervals, Bti resistant chironomid species replaced Bti sensitive species in the Bti inoculated pools...
  39. ncbi Resin-bonded prostheses: the current state of development
    M Botelho
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Quintessence Int 30:525-34. 1999
    ..The purpose of this article is to examine the biomechanical principles for current resin-bonded prosthesis design, including aspects of tooth preparation and framework design that will improve clinical retention...
  40. ncbi Lymphocyte DNA damage in cigarette factory workers measured by the Comet assay
    C Q Zhu
    Guangzhou Occupational Diseases Prevention and Treatment Center, Huang Po Dong, Bai Yun Mountain, Guangzhou, China
    Mutat Res 444:1-6. 1999
    ..019). Age and gender had no significant effect on TM. The present study suggests that smoking and tobacco dust exposure can induce lymphocyte DNA damage and there is a synergistic effect of tobacco dust exposure and smoking on DNA damage...
  41. ncbi Adjunctive orthodontic treatment of periodontally involved teeth: case reports
    A B Rabie
    Department of Children s Dentistry and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Quintessence Int 29:13-9. 1998
    ..Controlled intrusion in two patients led to a decrease in the clinical crown length, better access for oral hygiene procedures, better gingival form, and a more suitable distribution of occlusal forces...
  42. ncbi Vascular endothelial growth pattern during demineralized bone matrix induced osteogenesis
    A B Rabie
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong
    Connect Tissue Res 36:337-45. 1997
    ..Results of this study demonstrated a rapid vascularization during the DBM induced osteogenesis. This rapid vascularization is vital to the healing and bone induction ability of the DBM...
  43. ncbi The effect of antifungal drugs in combination on the growth of Candida glabrata in solid and liquid media
    H Siau
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 41:357-66. 1998
    ..This antagonism was strain-specific, occurring with C. glabrata strain 4, Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain 237 and Candida albicans strain 72R, but not with C. albicans strain 6406 or Candida parapsilosis strain 3104...
  44. ncbi Endothelial dysfunction exacerbates the impairment of relaxation by lysophosphatidylcholine in porcine coronary artery
    S W Leung
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 24:984-6. 1997
    ..Therefore, these data suggest that the partially damaged vascular endothelium could be more sensitive to threshold levels of this atherogenic phospholipid...
  45. ncbi Pathophysiological mechanism of seasonal affective disorder
    T M Lee
    Department of Psychology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 46:25-38. 1997
    ..These findings supported the photon-count hypothesis and refuted the proposed photoperiod, melatonin, and phase-shifting models of SAD...
  46. ncbi Osteogenesis in the glenoid fossa in response to mandibular advancement
    A B Rabie
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, SAR
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 119:390-400. 2001
    ..Mandibular protrusion resulted in the osteoprogenitor cells being oriented in the direction of the pull of the posterior fibers of the disc and also resulted in a considerable increase in bone formation in the glenoid fossa...
  47. ncbi Retrievable cement-retained implant-tooth-supported prosthesis: a new technique
    E H Pow
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Implant Dent 9:346-50. 2000
    ..The technique involves cementation of a two-part prosthesis over natural teeth and customized implant gold cylinders. This method achieved a passive-fit fixed bridge with retrievability maintained...
  48. ncbi Comparison of time-frequency distribution techniques for analysis of spinal somatosensory evoked potential
    Y Hu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The University of Hong Kong
    Med Biol Eng Comput 39:375-80. 2001
    ..3%+/-6.2%) than ADS (41.8%+/-19.6%). Application of the CSD algorithm showed both good resolution and accurate spectrograms, and is therefore recommended as the most appropriate TFA technique for the analysis of SSEP signals...
  49. ncbi PTHrP regulates chondrocyte maturation in condylar cartilage
    A B M Rabie
    Hard Tissue Biology and Repair Research Group and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Dent Res 82:627-31. 2003
    ..Thus, mandibular advancement promoted mesenchymal cell differentiation and triggered PTHrP expression, which retarded their further maturation to allow for more growth...
  50. ncbi Could mood state affect risk-taking decisions?
    Kenneth S L Yuen
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Affect Disord 75:11-8. 2003
    ..In order to provide empirical support for this practice, we examined the influence of different mood states on risk-taking tendencies that govern one's decision during critical life decisions...
  51. ncbi Granulocyte elastase activity in static and flow gingival crevicular fluid
    Lijian Jin
    Faculty of Dentistry, Periodontology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Periodontal Res 38:303-10. 2003
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the volume of gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) and granulocyte elastase activity in static GCF (sGCF) and flow GCF (fGCF) from subjects with various periodontal conditions...
  52. ncbi Correlation of replicating cells and osteogenesis in the glenoid fossa during stepwise advancement
    A B M Rabie
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:521-6. 2003
    ..However, a minimum threshold of strain must first be exceeded before these mesenchymal cells can differentiate to ultimately form new bone...
  53. ncbi A continuum from competency to proficiency through postgraduate general dentistry training
    H K Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Room 3B62, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    SADJ 55:695-700. 2000
    ..This paper reviews the development of general dentistry, with special emphasis on the global trend towards enhanced postgraduate training...
  54. ncbi Assessment of endodontically treated teeth adjacent to proposed implant sites
    Kevin H K Yip
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Implant Dent 11:349-55. 2002
    ..Cases are used to illustrate pitfalls in the treatment planning process...
  55. ncbi Molecular modeling of growth hormone receptor mutations
    David K Smith
    Biochemistry Department, University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong, PR China
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:1447-8. 2002
  56. ncbi Gender differences in neural correlates of recognition of happy and sad faces in humans assessed by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Tatia M C Lee
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Neurosci Lett 333:13-6. 2002
    ..This suggests that the generalizability of findings in regard to neural correlates of facial emotion recognition should consider the gender of the subjects...
  57. ncbi [Factors affecting the cognitive status of people with epilepsy]
    T M C Lee
    Dpt of Psychology University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Rev Neurol 34:861-5. 2002
    ..Epilepsy is a devastating neurological disorder affecting the neuropsychological functioning of the sufferers...
  58. ncbi Phylogenetic relationship among horseshoe crab species: effect of substitution models on phylogenetic analyses
    X Xia
    Molecular Laboratory, Department of Ecology and Biodiversity, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Syst Biol 49:87-100. 2000
    ..This topology is significantly better than all the alternatives when evaluated with the RELL (resampling estimated log-likelihood) method...
  59. ncbi Comparison of atraumatic restorative treatment and conventional cavity preparations for glass-ionomer restorations in primary molars: one-year results
    Hak Kong Yip
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Dentistry, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Quintessence Int 33:17-21. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the success rates of glass-ionomer cement restorations placed with the atraumatic restorative treatment approach and conventional cavity preparation methods...
  60. ncbi Self-contamination of deep dentin by dentin fluid
    A Itthagarun
    Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Am J Dent 13:195-200. 2000
    ....
  61. ncbi Neural correlates of response inhibition for behavioral regulation in humans assessed by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    T M Lee
    Neuropsychology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Neurosci Lett 309:109-12. 2001
    ..The roles of these activations in response inhibition were discussed...
  62. pmc Maximizing transcription efficiency causes codon usage bias
    X Xia
    Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
    Genetics 144:1309-20. 1996
    ..Third, protein genes from organisms with a high metabolic rate use more A-ending codons and have higher A content in their introns than those from organisms with a low metabolic rate...