Iowa State University

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  1. ncbi Spontaneous odontoameloblastoma in a female Sprague Dawley rat
    Eric R Burrough
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, 2740 Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:998-1001. 2010
  2. ncbi Fatness, fitness, and insulin sensitivity among 7- to 9-year-old children
    Joey C Eisenmann
    Department of Health and Human Perofrmance, Iowa State University, 255 Forker, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2135-44. 2007
  3. pmc Toward dissemination of evidence-based family interventions: maintenance of community-based partnership recruitment results and associated factors
    Richard Spoth
    Partnerships in Prevention Science Institute, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:137-46. 2007
  4. ncbi Seeking help from a mental health professional: the influence of one's social network
    David L Vogel
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 3180, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:233-45. 2007
  5. pmc Longer telomeres associated with higher survival in birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, 339 Science II, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Biol Lett 1:212-4. 2005
  6. ncbi Simulation of biological ion channels with technology computer-aided design
    Santosh Pandey
    Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 85:1-7. 2007
  7. ncbi Integration of structural and functional genomics
    C K Tuggle
    Department of Animal Science and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, Iowa State University, 2255 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Anim Genet 37:1-6. 2006
  8. ncbi A simple statistical method for estimating type-II (cluster-specific) functional divergence of protein sequences
    Xun Gu
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics, Iowa State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:1937-45. 2006
  9. ncbi The story of cell secretion: events leading to the discovery of the 'porosome' - the universal secretory machinery in cells
    S Jeftinija
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Cell Mol Med 10:273-9. 2006
  10. ncbi Meat consumption in a varied diet marginally influences nonheme iron absorption in normal individuals
    Manju B Reddy
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011, USA
    J Nutr 136:576-81. 2006

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Publications62

  1. ncbi Spontaneous odontoameloblastoma in a female Sprague Dawley rat
    Eric R Burrough
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, 2740 Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 22:998-1001. 2010
    ..Odontoameloblastomas are reported uncommonly in domestic animals, and the histologic and histochemical features of this neoplasm are reported herein along with a review of the veterinary literature...
  2. ncbi Fatness, fitness, and insulin sensitivity among 7- to 9-year-old children
    Joey C Eisenmann
    Department of Health and Human Perofrmance, Iowa State University, 255 Forker, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2135-44. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships among fatness and aerobic fitness on indices of insulin resistance and sensitivity in children...
  3. pmc Toward dissemination of evidence-based family interventions: maintenance of community-based partnership recruitment results and associated factors
    Richard Spoth
    Partnerships in Prevention Science Institute, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:137-46. 2007
    ..Results support the community-university partnership model for recruitment that was implemented in the study...
  4. ncbi Seeking help from a mental health professional: the influence of one's social network
    David L Vogel
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 3180, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:233-45. 2007
    ..Also, knowing someone who had sought help was related to the intention to seek help. Of those who sought psychological help, approximately 75% had someone recommend that they seek help and about 94% knew someone who had sought help...
  5. pmc Longer telomeres associated with higher survival in birds
    Mark F Haussmann
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, 339 Science II, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Biol Lett 1:212-4. 2005
    ..The survival advantage in the long telomere group continues for at least three breeding seasons. It will be important to identify mechanisms that link telomere length with survival early in life...
  6. ncbi Simulation of biological ion channels with technology computer-aided design
    Santosh Pandey
    Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 85:1-7. 2007
    ..Our simulated results closely agree with the experimental data, validating our model...
  7. ncbi Integration of structural and functional genomics
    C K Tuggle
    Department of Animal Science and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, Iowa State University, 2255 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Anim Genet 37:1-6. 2006
    This paper introduces a special issue of Animal Genetics, which is devoted to the recent symposium held at Iowa State University entitled 'Integration of Structural and Functional Genomics'...
  8. ncbi A simple statistical method for estimating type-II (cluster-specific) functional divergence of protein sequences
    Xun Gu
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics, Iowa State University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:1937-45. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi The story of cell secretion: events leading to the discovery of the 'porosome' - the universal secretory machinery in cells
    S Jeftinija
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    J Cell Mol Med 10:273-9. 2006
    ..This review outlines the fascinating and exciting journey leading to the discovery of the porosome, ultimately solving one of the most difficult, significant, and fundamental cellular process -cell secretion...
  10. ncbi Meat consumption in a varied diet marginally influences nonheme iron absorption in normal individuals
    Manju B Reddy
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011, USA
    J Nutr 136:576-81. 2006
    ..013). We conclude that the higher iron status associated with the consumption of an omnivorous diet is due more to the intake of heme iron than to the enhancing effect on nonheme iron absorption...
  11. ncbi The importance of Mycobacterium bovis as a zoonosis
    Charles Thoen
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventative Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
    Vet Microbiol 112:339-45. 2006
    ..Although multidrug-resistant (MDR) strains of M. bovis have been identified, case reports reveal that anti-tuberculosis drugs routinely used to treat Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected patients are effective when properly administered...
  12. ncbi Variation and homogeneity in affective responses to physical activity of varying intensities: an alternative perspective on dose-response based on evolutionary considerations
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Sports Sci 23:477-500. 2005
    ..Preliminary evidence in support of this model is presented, based on a reanalysis of data from a series of studies...
  13. ncbi Lawrence Bogorad (1921-2003), a pioneer in photosynthesis research: a tribute
    Steve Rodermel
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Photosynth Res 83:17-24. 2005
  14. ncbi Prediction of protein subcellular locations using a new measure of information discrepancy
    Lixia Jin
    Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Bioinform Comput Biol 3:915-27. 2005
    ..9% is obtained. In accordance with the architecture of cells, a hierarchical prediction approach is designed. Based on amino acid composition extracellular proteins and intracellular proteins can be identified with accuracy of 97%...
  15. doi HIV/AIDS: nutritional implications and impact on human development
    Esi Colecraft
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 1061, USA
    Proc Nutr Soc 67:109-13. 2008
    ..Aggressive interventions to curb the spread of HIV continue to be needed. Concurrent efforts to improve nutrition for populations living with HIV/AIDS should also be given priority...
  16. doi Characterization of a yjjQ mutant of avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC)
    Ganwu Li
    Institute of Microbiology and Epizootics, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Microbiology 154:1082-93. 2008
    ..Taking the results together, this functional analysis strongly suggests that YjjQ is a regulator involved in virulence of APEC by affecting iron uptake...
  17. ncbi An efficient way to reduce losses of left-handed metamaterials
    Jiangfeng Zhou
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Opt Express 16:11147-52. 2008
    ..Increasing the effective inductance to capacitance ratio, L/C, reduces the losses and the figure of merit can increase substantially, especially at THz frequencies and in the optical regime...
  18. doi Methods for transcriptomic analyses of the porcine host immune response: application to Salmonella infection using microarrays
    C K Tuggle
    Department of Animal Science, and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, 2255 Kildee Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, United States
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 138:280-91. 2010
    ..Through this review, we expect readers will gain an appreciation for the necessary steps to plan, conduct, analyze and interpret the data from transcriptomic analyses directly applicable to their research interests...
  19. doi Attachment of Escherichia coli and enterococci to particles in runoff
    Michelle L Soupir
    Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Environ Qual 39:1019-27. 2010
    ..The results indicate that the majority of fecal bacteria attach to and are transported with manure colloids in sediment-laden flow regardless of the soil texture...
  20. pmc Struct-NB: predicting protein-RNA binding sites using structural features
    Fadi Towfic
    Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Graduate Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1040, USA
    Int J Data Min Bioinform 4:21-43. 2010
    ..Our experiments show that Struct-NB, a Naive Bayes classifier that exploits structural features, outperforms its counterparts that use only sequence features to predict protein-RNA binding residues...
  21. doi Nonstationary shape activities: dynamic models for landmark shape change and applications
    Samarjit Das
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell 32:579-92. 2010
    ..e., for using the filtering to predict the locations of the landmarks (body parts) and using this prediction for faster and more accurate landmarks extraction from the current image...
  22. doi Ultrasonic pretreatment of corn slurry for saccharification: a comparison of batch and continuous systems
    Melissa Montalbo-Lomboy
    Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3080, USA
    Ultrason Sonochem 17:939-46. 2010
    ..However, due to the large volume involve in full scale processes, an ultrasonic continuous system is recommended...
  23. doi Improved heating efficiency with High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound using a new ultrasound source excitation
    Timothy A Bigelow
    Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:3393-6. 2009
    ..Computer simulations demonstrated up to a 300% increase in temperature increase compared to transmitting at only the fundamental for the same acoustic power transmitted by the source...
  24. doi An animal breeding approach to the estimation of genetic and environmental trends from field populations
    D J Garrick
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 5001, USA
    J Anim Sci 88:E3-E10. 2010
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  25. pmc Universal intervention as a protective shield against exposure to substance use: long-term outcomes and public health significance
    Richard Spoth
    Partnerships in Prevention Science Institute, ISU Research Park, Building 2, Suite 2500, 2625 North Loop Drive, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2026-33. 2009
    ..We examined universal preventive intervention effects on adolescents' exposure to opportunities for substance use and on illicit substance use in the long term...
  26. pmc Quinones as key intermediates in natural products Synthesis. Syntheses of bioactive xanthones from Hypericum perforatum
    George A Kraus
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Molecules 14:2857-61. 2009
    ..Two bioactive xanthones from Hypericum perforatum have been synthesized by direct routes. Benzo[c]xanthone 5 can be prepared from intermediate 4...
  27. doi Biodiversity, productivity and the temporal stability of productivity: patterns and processes
    Forest I Isbell
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ecol Lett 12:443-51. 2009
    ..Species interactions that resulted in niche partitioning or facilitation increased both productivity and temporal stability. Thus, species interactions can promote biodiversity and ecosystem services...
  28. doi Animal welfare--scientific approaches to the issues
    Suzanne T Millman
    Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine, and Biomedical Sciences Departments, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Appl Anim Welf Sci 12:88-96. 2009
    ..Compromised animals who are affected by injury or illness represent a vulnerable population with unique animal welfare challenges for which laboratory and field-based studies are needed...
  29. doi Recalling a witnessed event increases eyewitness suggestibility: the reversed testing effect
    Jason C K Chan
    Department of Psychology, W112 Lagomarcino Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3180, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:66-73. 2009
    ..These results show that real-life eyewitness memory may be even more susceptible to misinformation than is currently envisioned...
  30. ncbi Perfectly matched layer absorption boundary condition in planewave based transfer-scattering matrix method for photonic crystal device simulation
    Ming Li
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Opt Express 16:11548-54. 2008
    ..The mode profile of one dimensional dielectric waveguide and the optical properties of sub-wavelength aluminum grating with semi-infinite substrate are studied to illustrate the accuracy and power of this approach...
  31. pmc Opsonization effects on Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis--macrophage interactions
    J Hostetter
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:793-6. 2005
    ..This study suggests that activation status may be an important factor in determining macrophage ability to limit proliferation of opsonized M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis...
  32. ncbi Attraction of two lacewing species to volatiles produced by host plants and aphid prey
    J Zhu
    Department of Entomology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 50010, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 92:277-81. 2005
    ..oculata adults. Single sensillum recordings showed that the olfactory neurons of C. carnea responded to both 2-phenylethanol and aphid sex pheromone components, but those of C. oculata only responded to the latter...
  33. ncbi The priming of face recognition after metric transformations
    Brian E Brooks
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011 3180, USA
    Perception 31:297-313. 2002
    ..The results suggest that the same metric invariances are shown by both face recognition and basic-level object recognition...
  34. ncbi Development of a web-based SEM specifically for K-12 education
    L S Chumbley
    Iowa State University, 214 Wilhelm Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Microsc Res Tech 56:454-61. 2002
    ..This joint effort between educators and a microscope manufacturer is the first attempt at the development of a truly education-oriented SEM suitable for use in the classroom...
  35. ncbi Mathematical modeling for functional divergence after gene duplication
    X Gu
    Department of Zoology Genetics, Center for Bioinformatics and Biological Statistics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Comput Biol 8:221-34. 2001
    ..Our study may have great potential for functional genomics because it is cost-effective, and these predictions can be further tested by biological experimentation...
  36. pmc The relationship between the occurrence of undifferentiated bovine respiratory disease and titer changes to bovine coronavirus and bovine viral diarrhea virus in 3 Ontario feedlots
    A O'Connor
    Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Ontario
    Can J Vet Res 65:137-42. 2001
    ..Based on our findings we infer that BCV was not causally related to UBRD occurrence, however consistent with other literature, BVDV may be causally related to UBRD occurrence...
  37. ncbi Development and evaluation of an IgM-capture ELISA for detection of recent infection with bluetongue viruses in cattle
    E M Zhou
    National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Virol Methods 91:175-82. 2001
    ..The IgM-capture ELISA is sensitive and can be applied for the detection of recent infection of BTV in cattle...
  38. ncbi Flow cytometric analysis of colonic and small intestinal mucosal lymphocytes obtained by endoscopic biopsy in the healthy dog
    I M Sonea
    Department Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2008 Veterinary Medicine Building, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 77:103-19. 2000
    ..This study provides a baseline for comparison with intraepithelial lymphocytes obtained from canine patients with intestinal disease...
  39. ncbi Posterior predictive model checks for disease mapping models
    H S Stern
    Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1210, USA
    Stat Med 19:2377-97. 2000
    ..Because it may not be feasible to actually reanalyze the data for each suspect small area in large data sets, two methods for approximating the cross-validation posterior predictive distribution are described...
  40. ncbi Positional cues specify and maintain aleurone cell fate in maize endosperm development
    P W Becraft
    Zoology and Genetics Department, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Development 127:4039-48. 2000
    ..These mutants disrupt aleurone differentiation in reproducible patterns suggesting a relationship to endosperm pattern formation...
  41. ncbi Effects of gender on the autonomic modulation of the cardiovascular responses to lower body negative pressure
    W D Franke
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:626-31. 2000
    ..The cardiovascular responses to submaximal lower body negative pressure (LBNP) appear to differ between genders, but the underlying mechanisms are uncertain...
  42. ncbi Lifestyle and biologic contributors to proximal femur bone mineral density and hip axis length in two distinct ethnic groups of premenopausal women
    D L Alekel
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Osteoporos Int 9:327-38. 1999
    ..These results suggest that a clinical trial to increase BMD and reduce osteoporotic risk is warranted in this ethnic group of premenopausal women...
  43. ncbi Energy absorption of impacts during running at various stride lengths
    T R Derrick
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 30:128-35. 1998
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the locus of energy absorption during the impact phase of the running cycle...
  44. pmc A modified autonomous En transposon in maize (Zea mays L.) elicits a differential response of reporter alleles
    P A Peterson
    Department of Agronomy, Iowa State University, Ames 50011 1010, USA
    Genetics 147:1329-38. 1997
    ..Evidence is provided suggesting that F-En does not recognize other En/Spm-related defective elements, some of whose sequences are known. This modified En arose from a cl-m autonomously mutating En allele...
  45. ncbi Relaxin-induced expression of Fos in the forebrain of the late pregnant rat
    P A Heine
    Department of Veterinary Anatomy, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 66:38-46. 1997
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  46. ncbi Grandparent visitation rights: an inappropriate intrusion or appropriate protection?
    Pat M Keith
    Department of Sociology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:191-204. 2002
    ..Family dynamics interact with a myriad of state statutes to suggest implications for research and policy...
  47. ncbi Potentiometric-spectroscopic evaluation of metal-ion complexes by humic fractions extracted from corn tissue
    V P Evangelou
    Department of Agronomy, Iowa State University, Ames 50011 1010, USA
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 58:2159-75. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi Hormone levels in yolk decline throughout development in the red-eared slider turtle (Trachemys scripta elegans)
    Rachel M Bowden
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405 3700, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 129:171-7. 2002
    ..These results demonstrate that maternally derived yolk hormones decline at different rates. Alternative explanations for the disappearance of these yolk hormones are presented...
  49. ncbi Survival of enterococci and Tn916-like conjugative transposons in soil
    Robert E Andrews
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Can J Microbiol 50:957-66. 2004
    ..faecalis DNA in the soil system. Results from denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis suggest that multiple forms of Tn916 occur in swine waste, but only forms most like Tn916 exhibit stability in the soil...
  50. ncbi Enantioseparation of tiropramide by HPLC
    Jae Jeong Ryoo
    Department of Chemistry, Graduate School, Kyungpook National University, 702 701 Daegu, Korea
    Chirality 16:S51-4. 2004
    ..A good resolution on a leucine-derived chiral stationary phase was found. An improved chromatographic condition to resolve racemic tiropramide on the CSP was examined by changing the flow rate, composition, and kind of mobile phases...
  51. ncbi The use of isotopic and lipid analysis techniques linking toluene degradation to specific microorganisms: applications and limitations
    Jiasong Fang
    Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 3212, USA
    Water Res 38:2529-36. 2004
    ..Therefore, caution should be exercised in linking lipid data with microbial population shifts in biodegradation experiments with (13)C-labeled tracers...
  52. ncbi Rainbow: a toolbox for phylogenetic supertree construction and analysis
    D Chen
    Department of Computer Science, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Bioinformatics 20:2872-3. 2004
    ..Rainbow is a program that provides a graphic user interface to construct supertrees using different methods. It also provides tools to analyze the quality of the supertrees produced. Rainbow is available for Mac OS X, Windows and Linux...
  53. ncbi Effect of beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate, arginine, and lysine supplementation on strength, functionality, body composition, and protein metabolism in elderly women
    Paul Flakoll
    Department of Health and Human Performance, Vanderbuilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Nutrition 20:445-51. 2004
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  54. ncbi Magnetosome formation in prokaryotes
    Dennis A Bazylinski
    Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 2:217-30. 2004
  55. ncbi A survey of vaccines produced for OIE list A diseases in OIE member countries
    J A Roth
    Institute for International Cooperation in Animal Biologics, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Dev Biol (Basel) 114:5-25. 2003
    ..No African swine fever or swine vesicular disease vaccines were found. Experimental vaccines are not included in this survey...
  56. ncbi Diet and food insufficiency among Hispanic youths: acculturation and socioeconomic factors in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Robert E Mazur
    Department of Sociology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1070, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:1120-7. 2003
    ..Hispanic households have disproportionately low incomes. Acculturation-related changes may augment the effects of poverty on children's diet and health...
  57. ncbi Role of the cerebellum in eyeblink conditioning
    Vlastislav Bracha
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Prog Brain Res 143:331-9. 2004
    ..There is also need for the development of new experimental approaches to associative learning in both the nonhuman primate and the human...
  58. ncbi Secular trends in variables associated with the metabolic syndrome of North American children and adolescents: a review and synthesis
    Joey C Eisenmann
    School of Kinesiology and Health Science, Laboratory for the Study of Growth, Maturation, and Physical Activity, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hum Biol 15:786-94. 2003
    ..The results also highlight the importance of population surveillance of obesity, physical activity, and dietary intake and cardiovascular health of children into the 21st century...
  59. pmc Bibliometric study of grey literature in core veterinary medical journals
    Nancy L Pelzer
    Cataloging Department, William Robert Parks and Ellen Sorge Parks Library, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 91:434-41. 2003
    ..Since little is known about the use and nature of grey literature in veterinary medicine, a systematic study was done to analyze and characterize the bibliographic citations appearing in twelve core veterinary journals...
  60. ncbi Media ratings for violence and sex. Implications for policymakers and parents
    Brad J Bushman
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, W112 Lagomarcino Hall, Ames, IA 50011 3180, USA
    Am Psychol 58:130-41. 2003
    ..This effect occurs for both age-based and content-based ratings. Implications for policymakers and parents are discussed...
  61. pmc Enhanced murine antigen-specific gamma interferon and immunoglobulin G2a responses by using mycobacterial ESAT-6 sequences in DNA vaccines
    F Chris Minion
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Infect Immun 71:2239-43. 2003
    ..In conclusion, ESAT-6 was shown to enhance antigen-specific type 1 immune responses in BALB/c mice when used in DNA vaccines...
  62. ncbi Immunomodulatory activity of blood serum from chromium-supplemented periparturient dairy cows
    J L Burton
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, Ames, IA 50010 0070, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 49:29-38. 1995
    ..These observations suggest that factors in peripheral blood serum from Cr-supplemented cows, other than absolute concentrations of the glucose-regulating hormones studied, modulate Con A-induced blastogenesis of mononuclear leukocytes...

Research Grants62

  1. RURAL YOUTH AND FAMILY COMPETENCIES BUILDING PROJECTS
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Further potential public health and economic benefits will be evaluated by studying long-term effects of interventions-originally implemented in understudied rural middle schools-among participants when they are in their late 20s. ..
  2. Partnership Model for Diffusion of Proven Prevention
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study will draw upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University and Pennsylvania State University that have demonstrated (a) the feasibility of a diffusion partnership ..
  3. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..MSEM and LGCM, along with Latent Transition Analyses, also will be used to examine developmental etiology and adolescent substance use effects on outcomes at the young adult developmental phases. ..
  4. Partnership Model for Diffusion of Proven Prevention
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed project builds upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University and Pennsylvania State University...
  5. Partnership Model for Diffusion of Proven Prevention
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed project builds upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University and Pennsylvania State University...
  6. Partnership Model for Diffusion of Proven Prevention
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed project builds upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University and Pennsylvania State University...
  7. RURAL YOUTH AND FAMILY COMPETENCIES BUILDING PROJECTS
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Further potential public health and economic benefits will be evaluated by studying long-term effects of interventions-originally implemented in understudied rural middle schools-among participants when they are in their late 20s. ..
  8. Partnership Model for Diffusion of Proven Prevention
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed project builds upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University and Pennsylvania State University...
  9. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  10. RURAL YOUTH AND FAMILY COMPETENCIES BUILDING PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The proposed study will draw upon results from several federally-funded projects at Iowa State University (ISU), Cornell University Medical College (CUMC), and the Oregon Social Learning Center (OSLC)...
  11. RURAL FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT
    Richard Spoth; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Planned modeling of intervention-related change mechanisms will include multisample structural equation and latent growth curve models of interrelationships among targeted parenting and child outcomes. ..
  12. METHODS FOR FUNCTIONAL/COMPARATIVE GENOMICS
    Xun Gu; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Exercise-induced immunomodulation in the aged
    Marian Kohut; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  14. Exercise & influenza immunity:Psychoneuroendocrine Model
    Marian Kohut; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The findings from this study may have relevance from both a clinical and basic research perspective, if moderate exercise is associated with enhanced anti-influenza immunity and improved protection from infection. ..
  15. Exercise-induced immunomodulation in the aged: Mechanisms
    Marian L Kohut; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. Ecology, genetics and physiology of insect vectors
    Elliot Krafsur; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Center for the Study of Violence
    Craig Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract not provided ..
  18. A Measurement Error Approach to Estimating Usual Daily Physical Activity Distribu
    Greg J Welk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project is guided by a strong research team with expertise in all necessary facets of the study (physical activity assessment, survey design and administration, and measurement error modeling). ..
  19. A Measurement Error Approach to Estimating Usual Daily Physical Activity Distribu
    Greg J Welk; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Data analyses will involve the development and evaluation of statistical procedures that calibrate the self-report measure against objective physical data to obtain accurate estimates of "usual" physical activity in the population. ..
  20. A Measurement Error Approach to Estimating Usual Daily Physical Activity Distribu
    Greg Welk; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Data analyses will involve the development and evaluation of statistical procedures that calibrate the self-report measure against objective physical data to obtain accurate estimates of "usual" physical activity in the population. ..
  21. Exercise for Mental Health: Does Exercise Make People Feel Better?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The immediate anticipated benefit of this research is the development of physical activity public health recommendations that incorporate affect as a fundamental consideration. ..
  22. Solid-state NMR studies of antimicrobial peptides
    Mei Hong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, the proposed research will fill our knowledge gap of how beta-sheet peptides interact with lipid bilayers in general. ..