Boston College

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Organization: Boston College
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Differentiation in preschooler's categories of emotion
    Sherri C Widen
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 CommonwealthAvenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 10:651-61. 2010
  2. ncbi A note on the use of the concept of the soul in psychoanalytic discourse
    W W Meissner
    Psychoanalytic Institute of New England, East, USA
    Psychoanal Q 77:327-40. 2008
  3. doi Epigenetics: behavioral influences on gene function, Part II: Molecular mechanisms
    Marilee P Ogren
    Biology Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:374-8. 2008
  4. doi Effects of aging and encoding instructions on emotion-induced memory trade-offs
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:781-95. 2007
  5. ncbi Parental refusal of medical treatment for a newborn
    John J Paris
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 28:427-41. 2007
  6. ncbi How negative emotion enhances the visual specificity of a memory
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Boston College, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1872-87. 2007
  7. ncbi Intentional communication acts expressed by children with severe disabilities in high-rate contexts
    Susan M Bruce
    Department of Teacher Education, Special Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Boston College, 120 Campion Hall, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 3813, USA
    Augment Altern Commun 23:300-11. 2007
  8. ncbi Business or pleasure? Utilitarian versus hedonic considerations in emotion regulation
    Maya Tamir
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chesnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 7:546-54. 2007
  9. ncbi Dissolution-recrystallization mechanism for the conversion of silver nanospheres to triangular nanoplates
    Jun Yang
    Department of Chemistry, Eugene F Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 308:157-61. 2007
  10. ncbi How many red flags does it take?
    Ann Wolbert Burgess
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Boston, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:28-31. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Neural Mechanisms of Social Decision Making in Aging
    Lisa Feldman Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Neural Mechanisms of Social Decision Making in Aging
    Lisa Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Emotional Granularity: A View From Multiple Levels
    Lisa Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. A Molecular Motor
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. THE SYNTHESIS OF LACTONAMYCIN AND ANALOGS
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. MOLECULAR MOTOR
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2000
  7. Father Involvement and Child Well-Being in Poor Families
    REBEKAH COLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
  8. GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS IN MURINE NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2004
  9. Glycosphingolipid Effects on Brain Tumor Angiogenesis
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS IN MURINE NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Differentiation in preschooler's categories of emotion
    Sherri C Widen
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 CommonwealthAvenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 10:651-61. 2010
    ..Both conditions yielded the predicted pattern of differentiation. These studies of younger children found the face more powerful in eliciting correct emotion labels than had prior research, which typically relied on older preschoolers...
  2. ncbi A note on the use of the concept of the soul in psychoanalytic discourse
    W W Meissner
    Psychoanalytic Institute of New England, East, USA
    Psychoanal Q 77:327-40. 2008
  3. doi Epigenetics: behavioral influences on gene function, Part II: Molecular mechanisms
    Marilee P Ogren
    Biology Department, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:374-8. 2008
  4. doi Effects of aging and encoding instructions on emotion-induced memory trade-offs
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:781-95. 2007
    ..These results suggest that aging impairs the ability to flexibly disengage attention from the negative arousing elements of scenes, preventing the successful encoding of nonemotional aspects of the environment...
  5. ncbi Parental refusal of medical treatment for a newborn
    John J Paris
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 28:427-41. 2007
    ..We conclude with support for the policy articulated in the 2007 guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics on non-intervention or withdrawal of intensive care for high-risk newborns...
  6. ncbi How negative emotion enhances the visual specificity of a memory
    Elizabeth A Kensinger
    Boston College, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1872-87. 2007
    ..These data provide strong evidence that engagement of some amygdalar regions can correspond with enhanced memory for certain types of details, but does not ensure successful encoding of all contextual details...
  7. ncbi Intentional communication acts expressed by children with severe disabilities in high-rate contexts
    Susan M Bruce
    Department of Teacher Education, Special Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Boston College, 120 Campion Hall, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 3813, USA
    Augment Altern Commun 23:300-11. 2007
    ..7 - 8.0 ICAs per minute in the highest rate contexts. Nine of the 34 high-rate contexts were speech clinical sessions, six were activities that included eating, 30 were familiar activities, and four were novel activities...
  8. ncbi Business or pleasure? Utilitarian versus hedonic considerations in emotion regulation
    Maya Tamir
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chesnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 7:546-54. 2007
    ..excitement) before the task. These findings demonstrate that utilitarian considerations play an important, if underappreciated, role in emotion regulation...
  9. ncbi Dissolution-recrystallization mechanism for the conversion of silver nanospheres to triangular nanoplates
    Jun Yang
    Department of Chemistry, Eugene F Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 308:157-61. 2007
    ..A model for the shape conversion is also proposed which provides the clue for the synthesis of anisotropic Ag nanoparticles with other shapes (rods, wires, cubes, etc.)...
  10. ncbi How many red flags does it take?
    Ann Wolbert Burgess
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Boston, USA
    Am J Nurs 107:28-31. 2007
  11. ncbi Predictors of paternal involvement for resident and nonresident low-income fathers
    Rebekah Levine Coley
    Department of Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:1041-56. 2006
    ..Results suggest that policy efforts aimed at enhancing fathers' responsible parenting should focus both on increasing fathers' human and social capital and on supporting positive family processes...
  12. ncbi Parks and people: assessing the human welfare effects of establishing protected areas for biodiversity conservation
    David S Wilkie
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 501 McGuinn Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:247-9. 2006
  13. ncbi The nature of memory related activity in early visual areas
    Scott D Slotnick
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:2874-86. 2006
    ..The results of these experiments provide convergent evidence that memory related early visual area activity (BA17, BA18) can reflect nonconscious processing...
  14. ncbi Symmetric time warping, Boltzmann pair probabilities and functional genomics
    Peter Clote
    Department of Biology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Math Biol 53:135-61. 2006
    ..Algorithms, source code and web interface, developed by the first author, are made publicly available via the Boltzmann Time Warping web server at bioinformatics.bc.edu/clotelab/...
  15. doi Toto's guide to reading and using research manuscripts for forensic nursing practice
    Angela Frederick Amar
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 4:49-51. 2008
  16. pmc The amygdala and the experience of affect
    Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Massachusetts General Hospital, MA 02167, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 2:73-83. 2007
    ..The results are consistent with the interpretation that the amygdala contributes to negative affective experience by increasing perceptual sensitivity for negative stimuli...
  17. doi The role of work in psychological health and well-being: a conceptual, historical, and public policy perspective
    David L Blustein
    Department of Counseling, Developmental, and Educational Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Am Psychol 63:228-40. 2008
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  18. ncbi Wetland response to sedimentation and nitrogen loading: diversification and inhibition of nitrogen-fixing microbes
    S M Moseman-Valtierra
    Boston College, Biology Department, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Ecol Appl 20:1556-68. 2010
    ..Thus, long-term declines in nitrogen fixation rates in response to increasingly frequent nutrient loading and sedimentation may potentially alter nitrogen sources for vascular plants as well as trophic pathways in wetland ecosystems...
  19. doi The "disgust face" conveys anger to children
    Sherri C Widen
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Emotion 10:455-66. 2010
    ..A majority of adults (N = 22) labeled the same disgust faces shown to the children as disgust and generated causes and consequences that implied disgust...
  20. doi Keeping your eyes on the prize: anger and visual attention to threats and rewards
    Brett Q Ford
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Ave, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1098-105. 2010
    ..These findings demonstrate that anger increases attention to potential rewards and suggest that the effects of emotions on visual attention are motivationally driven...
  21. doi Early childhood predictors of mothers' and fathers' relationships with adolescents with developmental disabilities
    D B Mitchell
    Boston College, Boston, MA, USA
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:487-500. 2010
    ..fathers with their adolescent with DD? Are there early childhood predictors of the parent-teen relationship and are those based on variables that are amenable to intervention? Finally, do these predictors differ for mothers and fathers?..
  22. pmc Central, but not basolateral, amygdala is critical for control of feeding by aversive learned cues
    Gorica D Petrovich
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467 3807, USA
    J Neurosci 29:15205-12. 2009
    ..Those findings together with the current results show a double dissociation between amygdalar subsystems that control food consumption by appetitive and aversive learned cues...
  23. doi Volition and will in psychoanalysis
    W W Meissner
    Psychoanalytic Institute of New England, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 57:1123-56. 2009
    ..Expressions of will action in psychopathology and in the analytic process are briefly discussed...
  24. doi College men's knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about the human papillomavirus infection and vaccine
    Jennifer D Allen
    William Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 45:535-7. 2009
    ..Results suggest that regardless of whether vaccines become available to men, educational efforts should include them, as men tend to have many misconceptions and do not perceive themselves to be vulnerable...
  25. doi Myelin structure and composition of myelinated tissue in the African lungfish
    Daniel A Kirschner
    Department of Neuropathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuron Glia Biol 4:59-70. 2008
    ..The CNS myelin, by contrast, did not compact in acidic saline but did swell in the alkaline solution. This lability was more similar to that for the higher vertebrates than for teleost...
  26. doi Psychosocial concerns of sexual minority youth: complexity and caution in group differences
    V Paul Poteat
    Department of Counseling, Developmental, and Educational Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:196-201. 2009
    ..Results indicate the need to consider the diversity of subgroups within the sexual minority youth community and that intervention efforts might be more effective if tailored to the unique needs of specific subgroups...
  27. doi Brain lipid analysis in mice with Rett syndrome
    Thomas N Seyfried
    Department of Biology, Boston College, Boston, MA 02467, USA
    Neurochem Res 34:1057-65. 2009
    ..1Bird) or the Mecp2 (308/y) RS mice...
  28. doi Nonfamily infant abductions, 1983-2006
    Ann Wolbert Burgess
    Department of Psychiatric Nursing, William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:32-8. 2008
  29. doi Using sibling differences to estimate effects of parenting on adolescent sexual risk behaviors
    Rebekah Levine Coley
    Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 43:133-40. 2008
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  30. pmc Brain mitochondrial lipid abnormalities in mice susceptible to spontaneous gliomas
    Michael A Kiebish
    Biology Department, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Lipids 43:951-9. 2008
    ..The high glioma incidence and alterations in electron transport chain activities in VM mice compared to B6 mice could be related to the unusual composition of mitochondrial lipids in the VM mouse brain...
  31. ncbi Children's use of geometric information in mapping tasks
    Marina Vasilyeva
    Lynch School of Education, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 95:255-77. 2006
    ..Overall, the findings reveal both a remarkable early ability to use geometric information in mapping and limits in this ability...
  32. ncbi The mind-brain relation and neuroscientific foundations: II. Neurobehavioral integrations
    W W Meissner
    Psychoanalytic Institute of New England East, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 70:102-24. 2006
    ..Areas considered include information processing, development, brain plasticity, language, memory, and affects...
  33. ncbi The role of self-to-object updating in orientation-free performance on spatial-memory tasks
    M Jeanne Sholl
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467 3807, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 28:422-36. 2002
    ..Experiment 3 tests orientation to the test space as a function of trajectory complexity. Results support a virtual-views explanation for the orientation-free performance of males and an updating explanation for females...
  34. ncbi Congruence between a theoretical continuum of masculinity and the Rasch model: examining the Conformity to Masculine Norms Inventory
    L H Ludlow
    Lynch School of Education, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Appl Meas 2:205-26. 2001
    ..The results across all 12 scales reveal an excellent congruence between the theoretically derived construct of conformity to masculine norms and the theoretically defined objectives of the Rasch rating scale model...
  35. ncbi Who knows more about condoms? A comparison between nursing students, education students, and at-risk adolescents
    Anne E Norris
    Boston College, School of Nursing, MA 02467, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 27:103-8. 2002
    ..To examine knowledge regarding appropriate use of condoms and lubricants among three groups: female at-risk adolescents, nursing students, and education students...
  36. ncbi Higher-order optical correlation spectroscopy in liquids
    John T Fourkas
    Eugene F Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Annu Rev Phys Chem 53:17-40. 2002
    ..Here we review advances that have been made in recent years in employing higher-order electronic and vibrational spectroscopies to study liquid-state dynamics and structure...
  37. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of herpes simplex infection during pregnancy
    Deborah Blair Donahue
    Boston College School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 31:99-106. 2002
    ..Nurses also need to understand the effect this disease has both physiologically and psychosocially on women with primary infections, recurrent infections, and women at risk of acquiring the infection during pregnancy...
  38. ncbi The Drinking Context Scale. A confirmatory factor analysis
    T O'Hare
    Boston College Graduate School of Social Work, 202 McGuinn Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167 3807, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 20:129-36. 2001
    ..Implications for the DCS as an assessment tool for prevention and early intervention with young people are discussed...
  39. ncbi Functional defects of pathogenic human mitochondrial tRNAs related to structural fragility
    S O Kelley
    The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, Beckman Center, 10550 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
    Nat Struct Biol 7:862-5. 2000
    ..Thus, functional defects caused by a subset of pathogenic mutations may result from the inherent structural fragility of human mitochondrial tRNAs...
  40. ncbi Reliability of reports of violent victimization and posttraumatic stress disorder among men and women with serious mental illness
    L A Goodman
    Counseling Psychology Program, School of Education, Boston College, MA 02467, USA
    J Trauma Stress 12:587-99. 1999
    ..The study also demonstrates the importance of using a variety of statistical methods to assess the reliability of self-reports of trauma history...
  41. ncbi Nuclear import and export pathways
    J Moroianu
    Department of Biology, Laboratory of Cell Biology, Boston College, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Cell Biochem . 1999
    ..One of the challenges for the future will be to establish the mechanisms of translocation through the NPC of different transport receptors together with their cargoes. J. Cell. Biochem. Suppls. 32/33:76-83, 1999...
  42. ncbi Unidirectional rotary motion in a molecular system
    T R Kelly
    Department of Chemistry, E F Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Nature 401:150-2. 1999
    ..Although our system does not achieve continuous and fast rotation, the design principles that we have used may prove relevant for a better understanding of biological and synthetic molecular motors producing unidirectional rotary motion...
  43. ncbi Self efficacy as a mediator of the relationship between pain intensity, disability and depression in chronic pain patients
    P Arnstein
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167, USA
    Pain 80:483-91. 1999
    ..Therefore, therapy should target multiple goals, including: pain reduction, functional improvement and the enhancement of self efficacy beliefs...
  44. ncbi Multiple attachment relationships within families: mothers and fathers with two young children
    K S Rosen
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02167, USA
    Dev Psychol 35:436-44. 1999
    ....
  45. ncbi Determinants of reported health promotion behaviors in employed Mexican American women
    M E Duffy
    School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02167, USA
    Health Care Women Int 18:149-63. 1997
    ..Study results make an important addition to the understanding of how lifestyle factors contribute to Mexican American women's health and well-being...
  46. ncbi Instrumental and social/relational correlates of perceived maternal and paternal attachment in adolescence
    Maureen E Kenny
    J Adolesc 25:203-19. 2002
    ..Parental attachments were associated with adolescent competencies in ways that are consistent with and that challenge traditional gender-role socialization...
  47. ncbi The effect of an educational intervention on promoting breast self-examination in older African American and Caucasian women
    Robin Y Wood
    Learning Resource Centers, School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:1081-90. 2002
    ..To test the efficacy of innovative, age- and race-sensitive, self-monitored, video breast health kits in increasing knowledge about breast cancer risk and screening and breast self-examination (BSE) proficiency...
  48. ncbi The problem of self-disclosure in psychoanalysis
    W W Meissner
    Boston Psychoanalytic Institute, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 50:827-67. 2002
    ....
  49. ncbi The clinical use of placebos. Is it ethical? Not when it involves deceiving patients
    Pamela J Grace
    Boston College William F Connell School of Nursing in Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:58-61. 2006
  50. ncbi The effects of D1 or D2 dopamine receptor antagonism in the medial preoptic area, ventral pallidum, or nucleus accumbens on the maternal retrieval response and other aspects of maternal behavior in rats
    Michael Numan
    Department of Psychology, Boston College, Boston, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Behav Neurosci 119:1588-604. 2005
    ..Motor impairment was not the cause of the deficit. Injection of eticlopride (D2 DA receptor antagonist) into NA or VP was without effect. Results emphasize the importance of DA action on D1 receptors in NA for retrieval behavior...
  51. ncbi Design and psychometric evaluation of the Psychological Adaptation to Genetic Information Scale
    Catherine Y Read
    Boston College, Connell School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:203-8. 2005
    ..To develop and psychometrically evaluate the Psychological Adaptation to Genetic Information Scale (PAGIS)...
  52. ncbi The use of a writing group to enhance voice and connection among staff nurses
    Rosanna F DeMarco
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467 3812, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 21:85-90; quiz 91-2. 2005
    ..The participants suggested that a writing group would be a forum that could be used by staff development educators to encourage nurses to support each other and develop their voices...
  53. pmc Structural RNA has lower folding energy than random RNA of the same dinucleotide frequency
    Peter Clote
    Department of Biology, Higgins 416, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    RNA 11:578-91. 2005
    ..Asymptotic Z-score computations offer another filter, to be used along with nucleotide pattern matching and minimum free energy computations, to detect potential functional RNAs in ESTs and genomic regions...
  54. ncbi Reproductive health in women with eating disorders
    Barbara E Wolfe
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 3812, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:255-63. 2005
    ..This article provides an overview of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, identifies the reproductive health issues that may occur in women with these disorders, and discusses the associated clinical implications for nursing practice...
  55. ncbi Screening for abuse during pregnancy: implementing a multisite program
    Loretta P Higgins
    Boston College, William F Connell School of Nursing, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 30:109-14. 2005
    ..This article also describes the lessons we learned in attempting to implement such a large scale change in clinical practice...
  56. ncbi Systematic reviews: their role and contribution to evidence-based practice
    Mary E Duffy
    Center for Nursing Research, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 19:15-7. 2005
  57. ncbi Asymmetric synthesis of the AB ring system of lactonamycin
    T Ross Kelly
    E F Merkert Chemistry Center, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Org Lett 6:4953-6. 2004
    ..reaction: see text] An enantiospecific synthesis of the AB fragment of lactonamycin (5) is achieved in eight steps from dimethyl D-tartrate. Ester enolate chemistry features prominently in the sequence...
  58. ncbi A longitudinal study of maternal postpartum depression symptoms
    June Andrews Horowitz
    Boston College, William F Connell School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 18:149-63. 2004
    ..Clinical assessment of maternal depression beyond the early postpartum weeks is warranted for at-risk women...
  59. ncbi Family member response to violent infant kidnapping
    Ann W Burgess
    Boston College, Connell School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 42:18-26. 2004
    ..Nurses should refer parents and families to materials available from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) (http://www.missingkids.com/)...
  60. ncbi Conducting school-based focus groups: lessons learned from the CATS project
    June Andrews Horowitz
    University of New Mexico, College of Nursing, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:321-31. 2003
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  61. ncbi The demands of biochemical genetic disorders: a survey of mothers of children with mitochondrial disease or phenylketonuria
    Catherine Yetter Read
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 3812, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 18:181-6. 2003
    ..Interventions must be developed that address the demands of biochemical genetic disorders, particularly those with the uncertain trajectory of mitochondrial disease...
  62. ncbi Membrane adhesion in peripheral myelin: good and bad wraps with protein P0
    D A Kirschner
    Department of Biology, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167, USA
    Structure 4:1239-44. 1996
    ..These studies have proved useful in understanding the molecular basis of clinical phenotypes in certain demyelinating neuropathies...

Research Grants62

  1. Neural Mechanisms of Social Decision Making in Aging
    Lisa Feldman Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of these studies will elucidate the neural bases of healthy Socioemotional decision-making and well-being in aging. ..
  2. Neural Mechanisms of Social Decision Making in Aging
    Lisa Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of these studies will elucidate the neural bases of healthy Socioemotional decision-making and well-being in aging. ..
  3. Emotional Granularity: A View From Multiple Levels
    Lisa Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Emotional experiences will come to be viewed as fluid, emergent phenomena that are constructed and elaborated via mental representations. In the broadest context, it has the potential to impact research where emotion plays some role. ..
  4. A Molecular Motor
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The project should expand the understanding of chemically directed and controlled movement, which is a topic central to the understanding of biological systems. ..
  5. THE SYNTHESIS OF LACTONAMYCIN AND ANALOGS
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..To test, in collaboration with Pfizer Inc., analogs and synthetic intermediates for antibiotic, anticancer and other biological activities. ..
  6. MOLECULAR MOTOR
    T Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The project should expand the understanding of chemically directed and controlled movement, which is a topic central to the understanding of biological systems. ..
  7. Father Involvement and Child Well-Being in Poor Families
    REBEKAH COLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Multiple regression and structural equation path modeling techniques will be employed. ..
  8. GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS IN MURINE NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Since there are no effective treatments for human ganglioside storages disease, the proposed research could offer a novel therapy for the early intervention of these neurodegenerative disorders. ..
  9. Glycosphingolipid Effects on Brain Tumor Angiogenesis
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed research will better define the relationship between gangliosides and tumor angiogenesis and can lead to new experimental strategies for managing brain tumors. ..
  10. GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS IN MURINE NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed studies will provide essential information on combinatorial therapies for the ganglioside storage diseases and will have translational benefit to the clinic. ..
  11. GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS IN MURINE NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES
    THOMAS SEYFRIED; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed studies will provide essential information on combinatorial therapies for the ganglioside storage diseases and will have translational benefit to the clinic. ..
  12. Addressing Cultural Factors and Mental Health Disparities in Research and Practic
    JANET HELMS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..as the longstanding objectives of the Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture (ISPRC) at Boston College. In an effort to reduce mental health disparities among People of Color relative to non-minorities, each ..
  13. Development of New Catalytic and Enantioselective Reactions
    AMIR H contact HOVEYDA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  14. CATALYTIC AND STEREOSELECTIVE C-C BOND FORMING REACTIONS
    AMIR HOVEYDA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Development of New Catalytic and Enantioselective Reactions
    Marc L Snapper; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. An in vivo screen for biological and chemical regulators of mammalial PDEs
    CHARLES HOFFMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  17. CATALYTIC AND STEREOSELECTIVE C-C BOND FORMING REACTIONS
    AMIR HOVEYDA; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This research will lead to a concise and asymmetric total synthesis of (+)- Pumiliotoxin C and the potent antihypertensive agent (S.R.R.R.)-Nebivolol. ..
  18. Catalytic and Stereoselective C-C Bond Forming Reaction
    AMIR HOVEYDA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The utility of the new methods will be demonstrated by synthesis of anticancer LY300502, antispastic baclofen, anti-fungal aflatoxin B2, antidepressant gemfexine and anti-leukemic helianane. ..
  19. NEW CATALYTIC AND ENANTIOSELECTIVE REACTIONS
    AMIR HOVEYDA; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Accordingly, a unique and useful feature of the peptide-based chiral ligands is the facility with which they can be prepared and examined so that optimal levels of reactivity and selectivity can be achieved. ..