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Top Publications

  1. pmc Linked control of syllable sequence and phonology in birdsong
    Melville J Wohlgemuth
    Department of Physiology, W M Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, San Francisco, California 94143 0444, USA
    J Neurosci 30:12936-49. 2010
  2. doi Is patient satisfaction sensitive to changes in the quality of care? An exploitation of the Hawthorne effect
    Kenneth L Leonard
    University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Health Econ 27:444-59. 2008
  3. doi Comments on Neurophysiological effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields on humans: a comprehensive review
    Quirino Balzano
    ECE Department, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:410; discussion 411. 2008
  4. pmc Coping with change: household structure and composition in rural South Africa, 1992 - 2003
    Sangeetha Madhavan
    Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:85-93. 2007
  5. ncbi Some thoughts about research on youth violence prevention
    Denise C Gottfredson
    Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S104-6. 2007
  6. ncbi Suppressor of cytokine signaling, skeletal muscle, and chronic health conditions: the potential interactions
    Espen E Spangenburg
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:156-62. 2007
  7. ncbi Rapid evolution of sexual signals in sympatric Calopteryx damselflies: reinforcement or 'noisy-neighbour' ecological character displacement?
    S P Mullen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Evol Biol 20:1637-48. 2007
  8. ncbi Dial-a-mutant: web-based knockout collections for model organisms
    Eric S Haag
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Biol Cell 99:343-7. 2007
  9. ncbi Processing asymmetry of transitions between order and disorder in human auditory cortex
    Maria Chait
    Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Neurosci 27:5207-14. 2007
  10. ncbi Supramolecular architectures generated by self-assembly of guanosine derivatives
    Jeffery T Davis
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Chem Soc Rev 36:296-313. 2007

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Publications62

  1. pmc Linked control of syllable sequence and phonology in birdsong
    Melville J Wohlgemuth
    Department of Physiology, W M Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, San Francisco, California 94143 0444, USA
    J Neurosci 30:12936-49. 2010
    ..Together, these results suggest that, rather than being controlled independently, the sequence and phonology of birdsong are intimately related, as is the case for human speech...
  2. doi Is patient satisfaction sensitive to changes in the quality of care? An exploitation of the Hawthorne effect
    Kenneth L Leonard
    University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Health Econ 27:444-59. 2008
    ....
  3. doi Comments on Neurophysiological effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields on humans: a comprehensive review
    Quirino Balzano
    ECE Department, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:410; discussion 411. 2008
  4. pmc Coping with change: household structure and composition in rural South Africa, 1992 - 2003
    Sangeetha Madhavan
    Department of African American Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 69:85-93. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi Some thoughts about research on youth violence prevention
    Denise C Gottfredson
    Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S104-6. 2007
  6. ncbi Suppressor of cytokine signaling, skeletal muscle, and chronic health conditions: the potential interactions
    Espen E Spangenburg
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:156-62. 2007
    ..This review will discuss the potential role that the SOCS proteins may have in skeletal muscle and the virtually unexplored interaction with exercise training...
  7. ncbi Rapid evolution of sexual signals in sympatric Calopteryx damselflies: reinforcement or 'noisy-neighbour' ecological character displacement?
    S P Mullen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Evol Biol 20:1637-48. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Dial-a-mutant: web-based knockout collections for model organisms
    Eric S Haag
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Biol Cell 99:343-7. 2007
    ..These tools greatly enhance the ability of non-specialists to conduct studies of gene function in vivo in these model species...
  9. ncbi Processing asymmetry of transitions between order and disorder in human auditory cortex
    Maria Chait
    Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Neurosci 27:5207-14. 2007
    ..Together, the data reveal information about the mechanisms with which the brain samples, represents, and detects changes in the environment...
  10. ncbi Supramolecular architectures generated by self-assembly of guanosine derivatives
    Jeffery T Davis
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Chem Soc Rev 36:296-313. 2007
    ..The article also focuses on examples of how G analogs have been used as building blocks for functional applications in supramolecular chemistry, material science and nanotechnology...
  11. ncbi Insights from diploblasts; the evolution of mesoderm and muscle
    Patrick Michael Burton
    Biology Department, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 310:5-14. 2008
    ..In the following review, I examine the evidence for homology of both muscle and mesoderm. Current data support a diploblastic ancestor of cnidarians, ctenophores, and triploblasts lacking striated muscle...
  12. ncbi Demographics, not beverage consumption, is associated with diet quality
    Richard A Forshee
    Center for Food, Nutrition, and Agriculture Policy, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20742 6726, USA
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 57:494-511. 2006
    ..Demographic characteristics and beverage choices may affect diet quality...
  13. ncbi Fast head-related transfer function measurement via reciprocity
    Dmitry N Zotkin
    Perceptual Interfaces and Reality Laboratory, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 120:2202-15. 2006
    ..It was found that the predicted localization direction generally lies close to the measurement direction, indicating that the HRTFs obtained via the two methods are in good agreement...
  14. pmc Structural basis for inhibition of translation by the tumor suppressor Pdcd4
    Nicole LaRonde-LeBlanc
    Macromolecular Crystallography Laboratory, CCR, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD 21702, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 27:147-56. 2007
    ..Finally, our structural analysis reveals MA3 domains to be a novel subfamily of VHS domains...
  15. pmc Masked repetition priming using magnetoencephalography
    Philip J Monahan
    Department of Linguistics, Cognitive Neuroscience of Language Laboratory, University of Maryland, 1401 Marie Mount Hall, College Park, MD 20742 7505, USA
    Brain Lang 106:65-71. 2008
    ..These findings support the notion that properties of the MEG response index specific lexical processes and demonstrate that masked priming can be effectively combined with MEG to investigate the nature of lexical processing...
  16. doi Increased pathogenicity against coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) by Metarhizium anisopliae expressing the scorpion toxin (AaIT) gene
    Monica Pava-Ripoll
    Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Invertebr Pathol 99:220-6. 2008
    ..98+/-0.1 days with 10(7)spores/ml. This is the first occasion that an entomopathogenic fungus has been found to kill CBB in less than 3 days. However, AaIT-Ma549 produces significantly fewer spores on cadavers than the parental strain...
  17. doi Molecular cloning of the crustacean hyperglycemic hormone (CHH) precursor from the X-organ and the identification of the neuropeptide from sinus gland of the Alaskan Tanner crab, Chionoecetes bairdi
    J Sook Chung
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Columbus Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 162:129-33. 2009
    ..bairdi CHH most closely related to the majid crab, Libinia emarginata (P55688). Future studies will enable us to compare metabolic physiology and requirements of cold water C. bairdi with the warm water crab C. sapidus...
  18. pmc Gender scripts and age at marriage in India
    Sonalde Desai
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, 2112 Art Sociology Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Demography 47:667-87. 2010
    ..Results from hierarchical linear models confirm the importance of markers of gender performance but fail to demonstrate a large role for economic factors and familial empowerment...
  19. doi Separating the visual sentence N400 effect from the P400 sequential expectancy effect: cognitive and neuroanatomical implications
    Joseph Dien
    Department of Psychology, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Brain Res 1355:126-40. 2010
    ..It is further suggested that whereas the N400pz process appears to be semantic in nature, some prior reports suggest that the P400cz reflects a general sequential expectancy system...
  20. pmc Does heavy adolescent marijuana use lead to criminal involvement in adulthood? Evidence from a multiwave longitudinal study of urban African Americans
    Kerry M Green
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:117-25. 2010
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  21. pmc Detection and correction of false segmental duplications caused by genome mis-assembly
    David R Kelley
    Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Genome Biol 11:R28. 2010
    ..For each genome, we corrected mis-assemblies, improved estimates of the amount of duplicated sequence, and recovered polymorphisms between the sequenced chromosomes...
  22. doi Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of velopharyngeal structures in Chinese children after primary palatal repair
    Wei Tian
    Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, University of Maryland at College Park, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:568-77. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the characteristics of the velopharyngeal structures, including the levator veli palatini muscles, in children with repaired cleft palate and different speech outcomes...
  23. pmc Real-time decision fusion for multimodal neural prosthetic devices
    James Robert White
    Applied Mathematics and Scientific Computation Program, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9493. 2010
    ..The challenge remains how to appropriately combine this information in real-time for a neural prosthetic device...
  24. doi Dipteran insect flight dynamics. Part 1 Longitudinal motion about hover
    Imraan Faruque
    Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Theor Biol 264:538-52. 2010
    ..The analysis indicates that passive aerodynamic mechanisms contribute to stability, which may help explain how insects are able to achieve stable locomotion on a very small computational budget...
  25. ncbi A polymer scaffold binder structure for high capacity silicon anode of lithium-ion battery
    Juchen Guo
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Chem Commun (Camb) 46:1428-30. 2010
    ..A sodium carboxymethyl cellulose porous scaffold has been obtained using the slurry spray technique as a binder for silicon anodes that demonstrate remarkably improved cycling stability and rate performance...
  26. pmc Interaction between 5-HTTLPR and BDNF Val66Met polymorphisms on HPA axis reactivity in preschoolers
    Lea R Dougherty
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY, United States
    Biol Psychol 83:93-100. 2010
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  27. pmc HPA axis response to psychological stress and treatment retention in residential substance abuse treatment: a prospective study
    Stacey B Daughters
    Department of Public and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 105:202-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine whether HPA axis response to stress is predictive of treatment retention among a sample of drug users in residential substance abuse treatment...
  28. ncbi Social marketing principles enhance enrollment in the cash and counseling demonstration and evaluation
    Lori Simon-Rusinowitz
    University of Maryland, Department of Health Services Administration, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Care Manag J 10:50-7. 2009
    ..Using focus group data, this article discusses the use of social marketing principles to enhance enrollment in the Cash and Counseling Demonstration and Evaluation (CCDE)...
  29. pmc Molt-inhibiting hormone stimulates vitellogenesis at advanced ovarian developmental stages in the female blue crab, Callinectes sapidus 2: novel specific binding sites in hepatopancreas and cAMP as a second messenger
    Nilli Zmora
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 701 E Pratt St Columbus Center, Suite 236, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Saline Systems 5:6. 2009
    ..MIH ability to regulate vitellogenesis is associated with the appearance of MIH specific membrane binding sites in the hepatopancreas upon pubertal/final molt...
  30. doi Changes in muscle mass with mechanical load: possible cellular mechanisms
    Espen E Spangenburg
    University of Maryland, School of Public Health, Department of Kinesiology, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:328-35. 2009
    ..Thus, the purpose of this review is to discuss potential mechanisms that may contribute to the activation of the Akt/mTOR signaling mechanism in mechanically loaded skeletal muscle...
  31. pmc Structural basis for recognition of MHC and MHC-like ligands by natural killer cell receptors
    Lu Deng
    Center for Advanced Research in Biotechnology, W M Keck Laboratory for Structural Biology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Semin Immunol 18:159-66. 2006
    ..Here we describe the crystal structures of NK receptors that have been determined to date, both in free form and bound to MHC class I or MHC class I-like molecules...
  32. ncbi Robust ego-motion estimation and 3-D model refinement using surface parallax
    Amit Agrawal
    Center for Automation Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    IEEE Trans Image Process 15:1215-25. 2006
    ..Experimental results using both synthetic and real data (both indoor and outdoor sequences) illustrate the effectiveness of the proposed algorithm...
  33. ncbi Neonatal cardiac vagal tone and school-age developmental outcome in very low birth weight infants
    J A Doussard-Roosevelt
    Institute for Child Study, University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742 1131, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 38:56-66. 2001
    ..Results support the hypothesis that early central nervous system self-regulatory abilities, as assessed by RSA measures, are predictive of later complex behaviors...
  34. ncbi Development of the auditory brainstem of birds: comparison between barn owls and chickens
    M F Kubke
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Hear Res 147:1-20. 2000
    ..Such an approach should facilitate the interpretation of similarities and differences observed in the developmental processes of the auditory system of chickens and barn owls...
  35. ncbi Client-centered therapy: where has it been and where is it going? A comment on Hathaway (1948)
    C E Hill
    University of Maryland, USA
    J Clin Psychol 56:861-75. 2000
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  36. pmc Maximizing RNA folding rates: a balancing act
    D Thirumalai
    Department of Chemistry and Institute for Physical Sciences and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742 2021, USA
    RNA 6:790-4. 2000
    ..This result suggests strategies for optimizing ribozyme sequences for therapeutics and structural studies...
  37. ncbi Context-dependent recognition memory: the ICE theory
    K Murnane
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 128:403-15. 1999
    ..Integrating item and context information in an ensemble and matching ensemble information in memory and a retrieval cue produces context-dependent discrimination. Empirical support for these predictions is presented...
  38. ncbi Living alone and neighborhood characteristics as predictors of social support in late life
    E E Thompson
    Department of Health Education, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:S354-64. 1998
    ..e., anticipated support)...
  39. ncbi A novel sensitive assay to define immune status using short-term peripheral blood derived cell culture and dual-color flow cytometry
    D Zella
    Institute of Human Virology, Medical Biotechnology Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Immunol Lett 62:45-9. 1998
    ..This in vitro assay proved to be very sensitive in detecting changes in the status of T-cell activation and proliferation capacity, and avoid the use of radioactive reagents...
  40. pmc Substance use among nurses: differences between specialties
    A M Trinkoff
    Department of Psychiatric, Community and Adult Primary Care Nursing, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:581-5. 1998
    ..This study explored the association between nursing specialty and past-year substance use...
  41. ncbi Time coding in the midbrain of mormyrid electric fish. II. Stimulus selectivity in the nucleus exterolateralis pars posterior
    S Amagai
    Section of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 2702, USA
    J Comp Physiol A 182:131-43. 1998
    ..Despite the loss of rapid conduction between ELa and ELp, analysis of temporal features of waveforms evidently continues in ELp, perhaps through a system of labeled lines...
  42. ncbi High fidelity of internal strand transfer catalyzed by human immunodeficiency virus reverse transcriptase
    J DeStefano
    Department of Microbiology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Biol Chem 273:1483-9. 1998
    ..Overall, strand transfer events on this template were highly accurate. Since experiments with other templates have suggested that transfer is error prone, the fidelity of strand transfer may be highly sequence dependent...
  43. ncbi Multicenter study of Abbott AxSYM Digoxin II assay and comparison with 6 methods for susceptibility to digoxin-like immunoreactive factors
    H M Azzazy
    Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Clin Chem 43:1635-40. 1997
    ..DLIF susceptibility for four of the methods was significantly greater (P < 0.05) than in the AxSYM Digoxin II assay; susceptibilities of the Stratus II and Emit 2000 methods were similar to the AxSYM Digoxin II assay...
  44. ncbi Assertive community treatment and medication compliance in the homeless mentally ill
    L Dixon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland at Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 154:1302-4. 1997
    ..This study describes medication compliance rates among a group of homeless mentally ill subjects who received assertive community treatment...
  45. ncbi Phylogenetic utility of elongation factor-1 alpha in noctuoidea (Insecta: Lepidoptera): the limits of synonymous substitution
    A Mitchell
    Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 14:381-90. 1997
    ..EF-1 alpha synonymous changes show promise for phylogeny reconstruction within Noctuidae and other groups of Tertiary age...
  46. ncbi The effectiveness of community-based programs for chemically dependent offenders: a review and assessment of the research
    C Chanhatasilpa
    2220 LeFrak Hall, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:383-93. 2000
    ..treatment programs for chemically dependent adult offenders was undertaken using the format of the University of Maryland's 1997 report to the US Congress...
  47. ncbi Specific genetic markers of endurance performance and VO2max
    J M Hagberg
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 29:15-9. 2001
    ..A recent genome-wide scan study also has provided candidate loci requiring further study...
  48. ncbi What can we learn about protein folding from Ising-like models?
    V Munoz
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Curr Opin Struct Biol 11:212-6. 2001
    ....
  49. ncbi Polynomial model approach for resynchronization analysis of cell-cycle gene expression data
    Peng Qiu
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
    Bioinformatics 22:959-66. 2006
    ..Decomposing the expression measurements and extracting synchronized expression will allow to better represent the single-cell behavior and improve the accuracy in identifying periodically expressed genes...
  50. ncbi Deep Impact: excavating comet Tempel 1
    M F A'hearn
    University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Science 310:258-64. 2005
    ..On approach, the spacecraft observed frequent natural outbursts, a mean radius of 3.0 +/- 0.1 kilometers, smooth and rough terrain, scarps, and impact craters. A thermal map indicates a surface in equilibrium with sunlight...
  51. ncbi Combining lifelong learning with civic engagement: a university-based model
    Laura B Wilson
    Center on Aging and Legacy Leadership Maryland, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 24:47-61. 2003
    ..of growth to create a format that will assist in the recruitment and retention of older volunteers? The University of Maryland has been testing variations of a model that combines lifelong learning, leadership development, and civic ..
  52. ncbi Development of visuomotor representations for hand movement in young children
    Jose L Contreras-Vidal
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Exp Brain Res 162:155-64. 2005
    ..e. more broad) internal visuomotor representations for hand movements, and that their internal representations are sharpened (i.e. tuned) with visuomotor experience...
  53. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of Myriapoda using three nuclear protein-coding genes
    Jerome C Regier
    Center for Biosystems Research, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 5140 Plant Sciences Building, College Park, MD 20742 4450, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 34:147-58. 2005
    ..We review recent paleontological evidence to further develop our proposal that heterogeneity in phylogenetic signal provided by our slowly evolving sequences is due to heterogeneity in the temporal structure of myriapod diversification...
  54. ncbi TRAIL promotes the survival, migration and proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells
    P Secchiero
    Department of Morphology and Embryology, University of Ferrara, Via Fossato di Mortara 66, 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    Cell Mol Life Sci 61:1965-74. 2004
    ..Taken together, these data strengthen the notion that the TRAIL/TRAIL-R system likely plays a role in the biology of the vascular system by affecting the survival, migration and proliferation of VSMCs...
  55. ncbi HIV-1: a look back from 20 years
    Robert C Gallo
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute and Department of Microbiology, University of Maryland Baltimore, 725 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    DNA Cell Biol 23:191-2. 2004
  56. ncbi A revised methodology for research on metamemory: Pre-judgment Recall and Monitoring (PRAM)
    Thomas O Nelson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Psychol Methods 9:53-69. 2004
    ..An example using the revised methodology offers a new explanation for the delayed-JOL effect, in which delayed JOLs are more accurate than immediate JOLs for predicting recall...
  57. ncbi Autocatalytic conversion of recombinant prion proteins displays a species barrier
    Ilia V Baskakov
    Medical Biotechnology Center, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:7671-7. 2004
    ..I speculate that this model can be used as a rapid assay for assessing the intrinsic propensities of prion transmission between different species...
  58. ncbi Stachybotrys chartarum: a fungus for our time
    Bruce B Jarvis
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Phytochemistry 64:53-60. 2003
    ..A related fungus, Memnoniella echinata also produces trichothecenes and the triprenylated phenolics. Herein the production of these compounds from cultures of the above are reviewed...
  59. ncbi Physical activity, hormone replacement therapy and plasma lipoprotein-lipid levels in postmenopausal women
    J M Hagberg
    Division of Cardiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Sports Med 24:22-9. 2003
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  60. pmc Provider willingness to screen all sexually active adolescents for chlamydia
    B O Boekeloo
    Department of Public and Community Health, College of Health and Human Performance, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 78:369-73. 2002
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  61. pmc Meiotic drive alters sperm competitive ability in stalk-eyed flies
    G S Wilkinson
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:2559-64. 2001
    ..Sex-ratio males have less than one-half the fertility of non-sex-ratio males, as is required in order for frequency-dependent selection on males to produce a stable sex-ratio polymorphism...
  62. ncbi Adenophostin A can stimulate Ca2+ influx without depleting the inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate-sensitive Ca2+ stores in the Xenopus oocyte
    S DeLisle
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52240, USA
    J Biol Chem 272:9956-61. 1997
    ..These data indicate that adenophostin A can stimulate the influx of Ca2+ across the plasma membrane without inevitably emptying the Ins(1,4,5)P3-sensitive intracellular Ca2+ stores...

Research Grants62

  1. Novel Intervention for Drug Use and HIV Risk among Anxiety Sensitive Heroin Users
    Carl W Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Behavioral Technologies for Predicting HIV Risk
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  3. Drug Choice, Impulsivity, and Risky Sexual Behavior
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Distress Tolerance and Early Smoking Lapse
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results of this study also should have direct implications for the development of novel pharmacological and behavioral treatments for nicotine dependence for this particularly vulnerable group of smokers. ..
  5. Behavioral Depression Treatment for Smoking Cessation
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Based on the outcome of this preliminary trial, the BAT-S protocol will be further refined and readied for larger-scale clinical trials. ..
  6. Behavioral Technologies for Predicting HIV Risk
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  7. Drug Choice, Impulsivity, and Risky Sexual Behavior
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  8. Novel Intervention for Drug Use and HIV Risk among Anxiety Sensitive Heroin Users
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Distress Tolerance and Early Smoking Lapse
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results of this study also should have direct implications for the development of novel pharmacological and behavioral treatments for nicotine dependence for this particularly vulnerable group of smokers. ..
  10. Behavioral Technologies for Predicting HIV Risk
    Carl W Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These findings may be useful for targeting individualized risk prevention programs. ..
  11. Testing a Behavioral Predictor of HIV Risk
    Carl Lejuez; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe this research can set the stage for future studies aiming to predict the occurrence of HIV-risk behaviors, prior to their occurrence, which may lead to more effective, individualized HIV-prevention programs. ..
  12. Adolescent Physical Activity Decline In Girls
    Deborah Young; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposed study will examine multi-level predictors of physical activity decline in adolescent girls, which will provide information for future intervention design to halt the decline. ..
  13. Adolescent Physical Activity Decline In Girls
    Deborah R Young; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposed study will examine multi-level predictors of physical activity decline in adolescent girls, which will provide information for future intervention design to halt the decline. ..
  14. INTERVENTIONS TO INCREASE ADOLESCENT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
    Deborah Young; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This project will determine the ability of comprehensive interventions delivered in a school setting to reduce the rate of decline in physical activity typically observed in adolescent girls. ..
  15. TRIAL OF ACTIVITY FOR ADOLESCENT GIRLS (TAAG)
    Deborah Young; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results will determine the ability of a comprehensive school and community-linked intervention to reduce the decline of physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness typically observed among adolescent girls. ..
  16. Integrated Tx for Depressed Mothers of ADHD Children
    Andrea Chronis Tuscano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Based on the outcome of this preliminary trial the IPI-A protocol will be further refined and prepared for larger-scale clinical trials. ..
  17. Parental ADHD & Parenting: Child Treatment Implications
    Andrea Chronis; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results will inform future efforts to directly address problems related to parental ADHD symptoms in family-based treatment for their children with the disorder. ..
  18. Metallic Surfaces and Particles in DNA Analysis
    Joseph R Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Each type of structure provides unique opportunities for new assay formats and can be readily available to other laboratories at low cost. ..
  19. Regulation of Eye Growth and Development by the Lens
    William R Jeffery; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Using the blind cavefish as a model, this study is designed to provide new information about the role of the ocular lens in coordinating eye development. The results will provide insights into abnormal eye development. ..
  20. Plasmon-Controlled Fluorescence and Cardiac Markers
    Joseph Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Cardiac troponin I and BMP are present at lower concentrations and their detection will drive development of nanostructures for high sensitivity detection. ..
  21. 1/4 Collaboration to Advance Negative Symptom Assessment in Schizophrenia
    Jack J Blanchard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This state-of-the art instrument will play a central role in the NIMH initiative to stimulate the development of new treatments aimed at reducing the disability associated with negative symptoms. ..
  22. Social Anhedonia and Schizophrenia Proneness
    JACK BLANCHARD; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  23. Annual Meeting of the NCRR/NIBIB Principal Investigators
    Joseph Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..5. Poster sessions and small focus groups arranged by the Principal Investigators, and 6. A closing session without NIH personnel to elect organizing committee and other discussions. ..
  24. Biohazard Detection Using Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence
    Joseph Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..pestis. The sensitivity of the assays will be determined by assays based on serial dilutions. The specificity will be determined against DNA from other species and strains of Yersinia. ..
  25. Schizophrenia Research Training Program
    JACK BLANCHARD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..D. clinical psychology program at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP)...
  26. Plasmon-Controlled Fluorescence and Cardiac Markers
    Joseph Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Cardiac troponin I and BMP are present at lower concentrations and their detection will drive development of nanostructures for high sensitivity detection. ..
  27. Metallic Surfaces and Particles in DNA Analysis
    Joseph Lakowicz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Both one-photon and multi-photon excitation will be used. We expect this project to determine how metallic particle effects on fluorescence can be used for new approaches to DNA analysis. ..
  28. MATERNAL MRNA LOCALIZATIONS IN A DETERMINATE EGG
    WILLIAM JEFFERY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This investigation will provide new information on the regulation of cell division and cell fate determination during embryogenesis. ..