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Organization: University of Texas
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Top Publications

  1. doi Speed and eccentricity tuning reveal a central role for the velocity-based cue to 3D visual motion
    Thaddeus B Czuba
    The University of Texas at Austin, Section of Neurobiology, Center for Perceptual Systems, Department of Psychology, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Neurophysiol 104:2886-99. 2010
  2. doi Interaction of duration of homelessness and gender on adolescent sexual health indicators
    Lynn Rew
    School of Nursing, Department of Educational Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:109-15. 2008
  3. ncbi Daughter of time: the postmodern midwife (part 2)
    Robbie Davis-Floyd
    Department of Anthropology, University of Texas, Austin, USA
    Rev Esc Enferm USP 42:168-72. 2008
  4. pmc Motor cortical stimulation promotes synaptic plasticity and behavioral improvements following sensorimotor cortex lesions
    DeAnna L Adkins
    Institute for Neuroscience, University of Texas at Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Exp Neurol 212:14-28. 2008
  5. pmc Menopausal symptom experience: an online forum study
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Texas, USA
    J Adv Nurs 62:541-50. 2008
  6. pmc Epigenetics and its implications for behavioral neuroendocrinology
    David Crews
    Section of Integrative Biology and Center of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Front Neuroendocrinol 29:344-57. 2008
  7. pmc Analysis of 81 genes from 64 plastid genomes resolves relationships in angiosperms and identifies genome-scale evolutionary patterns
    Robert K Jansen
    Section of Integrative Biology and Institute of Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19369-74. 2007
  8. ncbi Individual differences in offensive aggression in golden hamsters: a model of reactive and impulsive aggression?
    M C Cervantes
    Institute for Neuroscience, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0805, USA
    Neuroscience 150:511-21. 2007
  9. pmc Susceptible-infected-recovered epidemics in dynamic contact networks
    Erik Volz
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, C0930, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2925-33. 2007
  10. ncbi Effect of systemic nitric oxide synthase inhibition on arterial stiffness in humans
    Jun Sugawara
    Institute for Human Science and Biomedical Engineering, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:411-5. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi Speed and eccentricity tuning reveal a central role for the velocity-based cue to 3D visual motion
    Thaddeus B Czuba
    The University of Texas at Austin, Section of Neurobiology, Center for Perceptual Systems, Department of Psychology, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Neurophysiol 104:2886-99. 2010
    ..These results suggest that for direction discrimination outside the fovea, 3D motion perception primarily relies on the velocity-based cue with little, if any, contribution from the disparity-based cue...
  2. doi Interaction of duration of homelessness and gender on adolescent sexual health indicators
    Lynn Rew
    School of Nursing, Department of Educational Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:109-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to determine the effects of duration of homelessness and gender on personal and social resources, cognitive-perceptual factors, and sexual health behaviors among homeless youth...
  3. ncbi Daughter of time: the postmodern midwife (part 2)
    Robbie Davis-Floyd
    Department of Anthropology, University of Texas, Austin, USA
    Rev Esc Enferm USP 42:168-72. 2008
    ..Those who do are incorporated into the health care system. Those who do not remain outside of it, and suffer multiple forms of discrimination as a result...
  4. pmc Motor cortical stimulation promotes synaptic plasticity and behavioral improvements following sensorimotor cortex lesions
    DeAnna L Adkins
    Institute for Neuroscience, University of Texas at Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Exp Neurol 212:14-28. 2008
    ..In addition to providing further support that CS can promote functional recovery, these findings suggest that CS-induced functional improvements may be mediated by synaptic structural plasticity in stimulated cortex...
  5. pmc Menopausal symptom experience: an online forum study
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Texas, USA
    J Adv Nurs 62:541-50. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the menopausal symptom experience of White midlife women...
  6. pmc Epigenetics and its implications for behavioral neuroendocrinology
    David Crews
    Section of Integrative Biology and Center of Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Front Neuroendocrinol 29:344-57. 2008
    ..This work raises the question of how events in generations past can have consequences at both the mechanistic, behavioral, and ultimately evolutionary levels...
  7. pmc Analysis of 81 genes from 64 plastid genomes resolves relationships in angiosperms and identifies genome-scale evolutionary patterns
    Robert K Jansen
    Section of Integrative Biology and Institute of Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19369-74. 2007
    ..Moreover, a lineage-specific correlation was detected between rates of nucleotide substitutions, indels, and genomic rearrangements...
  8. ncbi Individual differences in offensive aggression in golden hamsters: a model of reactive and impulsive aggression?
    M C Cervantes
    Institute for Neuroscience, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0805, USA
    Neuroscience 150:511-21. 2007
    ..Furthermore, this behavioral convergence is supported by a concurrent reduction in 5-HT innervation of brain areas controlling aggression and impulsivity, providing a common neural mechanism for this phenotype...
  9. pmc Susceptible-infected-recovered epidemics in dynamic contact networks
    Erik Volz
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, C0930, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 274:2925-33. 2007
    ..Using epidemiological and sexual contact data from an Atlanta high school, we demonstrate the application of this method for forecasting and controlling sexually transmitted disease outbreaks...
  10. ncbi Effect of systemic nitric oxide synthase inhibition on arterial stiffness in humans
    Jun Sugawara
    Institute for Human Science and Biomedical Engineering, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan
    Hypertens Res 30:411-5. 2007
    ..8+/-1.2 vs. 9.1+/-1.1 U) but increased (p<0.05) after NO synthase inhibition (12.6+/-2.0 U). These results suggest that NO appears to modulate central arterial stiffness in humans...
  11. ncbi Phylogeographic concordance in the southeastern United States: the flatwoods salamander, Ambystoma cingulatum, as a test case
    Gregory B Pauly
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, and Center for Population Biology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:415-29. 2007
    ..More generally, these results emphasize that in the absence of taxon-specific data, established comparative patterns can provide strong expectations for designing management units for unstudied species of conservation concern...
  12. ncbi A feminist approach to research on menopausal symptom experience
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Fam Community Health 30:S15-23. 2007
    ..Then, the literature related to the menopausal symptom experience is critiqued from a feminist perspective. On the basis of the discussion, 5 principles are proposed for a feminist approach to research on menopausal symptom experience...
  13. ncbi Duplication, divergence and formation of novel protein topologies
    Christine Vogel
    Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    Bioessays 28:973-8. 2006
    ..In spite of this, circular permutations are relatively rare and we discuss possible reasons for their existence...
  14. pmc From gene networks underlying sex determination and gonadal differentiation to the development of neural networks regulating sociosexual behavior
    David Crews
    Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Brain Res 1126:109-21. 2006
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  15. pmc Syllable acoustics, temporal patterns, and call composition vary with behavioral context in Mexican free-tailed bats
    Kirsten M Bohn
    Section of Neurobiology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 124:1838-48. 2008
    ..These results indicate that syllable acoustics alone do not likely provide enough information for call recognition; rather, the acoustic context and temporal emission patterns of vocalizations may affect meaning...
  16. doi Toward single enzyme molecule electrochemistry
    Allen J Bard
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and Center for Electrochemistry, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    ACS Nano 2:2437-40. 2008
    ..This Perspective reviews briefly past work on nanoelectrodes and electrochemical and spectroelectroelectrochemical single-molecule studies, as well as examples of the type of information obtained in past studies of enzymes...
  17. doi Passionate love and relationship thinkers: experimental evidence for acute cortisol elevations in women
    Timothy J Loving
    Department of Human Development and Family Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, Box A2700, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:939-46. 2009
    ..We believe our work highlights the advances that can be made when established work in the close relationships and neuroendocrine fields are integrated...
  18. pmc Sequence signatures and mRNA concentration can explain two-thirds of protein abundance variation in a human cell line
    Christine Vogel
    Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mol Syst Biol 6:400. 2010
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  19. pmc Acyl-chain mismatch driven superlattice arrangements in DPPC/DLPC/cholesterol bilayers
    Brian Cannon
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 79712, USA
    J Phys Chem B 114:10105-13. 2010
    ..The parallel presence of two kinds of superlattices, that is, CHOL/PC-SL and DPPC/DLPC-SL as demonstrated here, has intriguing implications regarding lipid homeostasis of eukaryote membranes...
  20. doi Design and performance evaluation of a broadband three dimensional acoustic intensity measuring system
    Khalid H Miah
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:2338-46. 2010
    ..This seven-microphone probe provided better results in the intensity measurements for the wide frequency band than that of a similar four-microphone array probe...
  21. doi Current trends in feminist nursing research
    Eun Ok Im
    The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, 1700 Red River St, Austin TX 78701, USA
    Nurs Outlook 58:87-96. 2010
    ..Based on these findings, recommendations for future feminist research in nursing are outlined...
  22. pmc Subethnic differences in the menopausal symptom experience of Asian American midlife women
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, University of Texas Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 21:123-33. 2010
    ..To compare the menopausal symptom experiences of subethnic groups of Asian American midlife women...
  23. doi Ecological opportunity in adaptive radiation of Galápagos endemic land snails
    Christine E Parent
    Behavioural Ecology Research Group, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A1S6, Canada
    Am Nat 174:898-905. 2009
    ..In this clade, ecological opportunity thus explicitly links the role of competition from congeners and the heterogeneity of resources to the extent of intraspecific phenotypic divergence as adaptive radiation proceeds...
  24. pmc Serotonin transporter gene promoter region polymorphism and selective processing of emotional images
    Christopher G Beevers
    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, United States
    Biol Psychol 83:260-5. 2010
    ..Although this sensitivity may have benefits under benign conditions, it may also increase vulnerability to affective disorders when cognitive resources needed to turn attention away from negative stimuli are compromised...
  25. ncbi Three-dimensional computation of focused beam propagation through multiple biological cells
    Matthew S Starosta
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Opt Express 17:12455-69. 2009
    ..No significant degradation of two-photon lateral imaging resolution was predicted to occur within the first 40 microm of imaging depth...
  26. doi Unmet needs and depressive symptoms among low--income older adults
    Namkee G Choi
    School of Social Work, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78172 0358, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 52:567-83. 2009
    ..Future research and practice implications are discussed...
  27. ncbi When faith divides family: religious discord and adolescent reports of parent-child relations
    Charles E Stokes
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    Soc Sci Res 38:155-67. 2009
    ..We also find that religious discord is more aggravating in families where parent and child share religious affiliation and in families where the parent is an evangelical Protestant...
  28. pmc Viral resistance evolution fully escapes a rationally designed lethal inhibitor
    Thomas E Keller
    Section of Integrative Biology, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 26:2041-6. 2009
    ..Consideration of other mechanisms of T7 inhibition leaves hope that permanent inhibition of viral growth with drugs can in principle be achieved...
  29. ncbi The formation of the first stars and galaxies
    Volker Bromm
    Astronomy Department, University of Texas, 2511 Speedway, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Nature 459:49-54. 2009
    ..The interplay of theory and upcoming observations promises to answer the key open questions in this emerging field...
  30. ncbi Neighborhood disorder, subjective alienation, and distress
    Catherine E Ross
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:49-64. 2009
    ..Normlessness reflects neighborhood disorder but it appears to have little influence on distress. Social isolation has trade-offs in its connections to neighborhood disorder and to distress...
  31. ncbi Theories on immigrant women's health
    Eun Ok Im
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Health Care Women Int 27:666-81. 2006
    ..Finally, implications for future theory development on immigrant women's health experience are proposed based on the discussion...
  32. ncbi Proposed biogenetic origin of secu'amamine A from allosecurinine: a model study to support the intermediacy of the putative aziridinium ion
    Philip Magnus
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A5300, Austin, Texas 78712 1167, USA
    Org Lett 8:3569-71. 2006
    ..reaction: see text] A model study to support the intermediacy of the aziridinium ion in the proposed biogenetic origin of secu'amamine A from allosecurinine is described...
  33. ncbi The relationship between basic need satisfaction and emotional eating
    G M Timmerman
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:691-701. 2001
    ..7% of the variance was explained by the self-esteem subscale of BNSI. This study supports looking at underlying issues contributing to weight gain in order to develop effective interventions for weight management...
  34. ncbi Self-help group meeting attendance among clients with dual diagnoses
    D M DiNitto
    University of Texas at Austin, School of Social Work, Austin 78712 1203, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 33:263-72. 2001
    ..Implications are discussed for future research and for improving self-help group meeting attendance and its influence on treatment outcomes for individuals with dual diagnoses...
  35. ncbi Pavlovian feed-forward mechanisms in the control of social behavior
    M Domjan
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 23:235-49; discussion 249-82. 2000
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  36. ncbi Substance use during pregnancy in the state of California, USA
    B K Finch
    Population Research Center, Department of Sociology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712 1127, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:571-83. 2001
    ..Finally, individual level variables, with the exception of age, were not moderated by levels of neighborhood public assistance...
  37. ncbi Dynamic simulation of human movement using large-scale models of the body
    M G Pandy
    Department of Kinesiology and Biomedical Engineering Program, University of Texas at Austin, 78712 D3700, USA
    Phonetica 57:219-28. 2000
    ..Analyses of the model solutions will allow detailed explanations to be given about the actions of specific muscles during each of these tasks...
  38. ncbi Early exclusive use of the affected forelimb after moderate transient focal ischemia in rats : functional and anatomic outcome
    S T Bland
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Stroke 31:1144-52. 2000
    ..In the present study, we examined the effects of exclusive use of the affected forelimb after middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO)...
  39. ncbi Movement-related glutamate levels in rat hippocampus, striatum, and sensorimotor cortex
    S T Bland
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin 78712, USA
    Neurosci Lett 277:119-22. 1999
    ..These results suggest that there is extracellular overflow of glutamate and other neuroactive amino acids during spontaneous movement, and chronic disuse can suppress extracellular glutamate levels...
  40. ncbi Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors: a family of lipid-activated transcription factors
    S D Clarke
    Division of Nutritional Sciences and the Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 70:566-71. 1999
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  41. ncbi Quinol-glutathione conjugate-induced mutation spectra in the supF gene replicated in human AD293 cells and bacterial MBL50 cells
    J K Jeong
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Toxicology, Cambridge 02139, USA
    Cancer Res 59:3641-5. 1999
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  42. ncbi The paleoenvironment of Sivapithecus parvada
    R S Scott
    Department of Anthropology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 78712 1086, USA
    J Hum Evol 36:245-74. 1999
    ..One of these is adapted to light cover while the other appears better adapted to heavy cover. Sivapithecus and Kenyapithecus lived in different ecological settings probably characterized by varying degrees of vegetative cover...
  43. ncbi Erotized, AIDS-HIV information on public-access television: a study of obscenity, state censorship and cultural resistance
    W B Lukenbill
    AIDS Educ Prev 10:229-44. 1998
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  44. ncbi Overestimation of base-rate differences in complex perceptual categories
    W T Maddox
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin 78712, USA
    Percept Psychophys 60:575-92. 1998
    ..These models found some support, but in all cases were outperformed by a version of decision-bound theory that assumed accurate knowledge of the category structure and an overestimate of the base-rate difference...
  45. ncbi Silent mandibular oscillations in vocal babbling
    R P Meier
    Department of Linguistics, University of Texas at Austin 78712, USA
    Phonetica 54:153-71. 1997
    ..The second study, a survey of 90 parents of 4- to 10-month-old hearing infants, suggests that silent babbles may be a widespread phenomenon of early speech development...
  46. ncbi PRELP, collagen, and a theory of Hutchinson-Gilford progeria
    Marc Lewis
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78703, USA
    Ageing Res Rev 2:95-105. 2003
    ..Hutchinson-Gilford progeria has been diagnosed in twins with a chromosomal inversion at, or very near, the site of the PRELP gene...
  47. ncbi Single neuron activity in the Drosophila larval CNS detected with calcium indicators
    G T Macleod
    Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building Rm 3308, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8
    J Neurosci Methods 127:167-78. 2003
    ..Our findings provide an experimental procedure for testing synaptic function and connectivity within the intact larval CNS...
  48. ncbi Cross-border procurement of contraception. estimates from a postpartum survey in El Paso, Texas
    Joseph E Potter
    University of Texas at Austin, Population Research Center, 1800 Main Building, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Contraception 68:281-7. 2003
    ..These findings support the proposition that reducing the medical requirements to acquire pills and injectables and making them available at low cost would augment their use in low-income populations...
  49. ncbi A fast coarse filtering method for peptide identification by mass spectrometry
    Smriti R Ramakrishnan
    Department of Computer Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Bioinformatics 22:1524-31. 2006
    ..Our search method leverages a metric space indexing algorithm to produce an initial candidate set, which can be followed by any fine ranking scheme...
  50. ncbi A brief behavioral sleep intervention for family caregivers of persons with cancer
    Patricia A Carter
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    Cancer Nurs 29:95-103. 2006
    ..Improvements in quality of life scores were similar across groups. Sample size and homogeneity limit generalizability...
  51. pmc Population genetics of translational robustness
    Claus O Wilke
    Section of Integrative Biology and Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Texas, Austin 78712, USA
    Genetics 173:473-81. 2006
    ..Here, we study a simple theoretical model of translational robustness that allows us to gain analytic insight into how this paradoxical behavior arises...
  52. pmc Understanding efficiency of human muscular movement exemplifies integrative and translational physiology
    Edward F Coyle
    Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    J Physiol 571:501. 2006
  53. ncbi Effects of acute exercise on mood and well-being in patients with major depressive disorder
    John B Bartholomew
    The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, Exercise Psychology Laboratory, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:2032-7. 2005
    ..This study was designed to determine if a single bout of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise would improve mood and well-being in 40 (15 male, 25 female) individuals who were receiving treatment for major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  54. ncbi Optimal classifier feedback improves cost-benefit but not base-rate decision criterion learning in perceptual categorization
    W Todd Maddox
    Department of Psychology, 1 University Station A8000, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Mem Cognit 33:303-19. 2005
    ..In addition, delayed feedback affected learning of the reward-maximizing decision criterion...
  55. ncbi Isolation, cloning, and expression of three prepro-GnRH mRNAs in Atlantic croaker brain and pituitary
    J Shaik Mohamed
    Marine Science Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, Port Aransas, Texas 78373, USA
    J Comp Neurol 488:384-95. 2005
    ..Moreover, localization of sbGnRH mRNA in a teleost pituitary points to sbGnRH synthesis, and its potential role as a local regulator, within the pituitary, similar to the role of GnRH-I in mammals...
  56. ncbi Impact of missing data in evaluating artificial neural networks trained on complete data
    Mia K Markey
    Biomedical Engineering Department, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, C0800, ENS617B, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Comput Biol Med 36:516-25. 2006
    ..This empirical study highlights the need for additional research on developing robust clinical decision support systems for realistic environments in which key information may be unknown or inaccessible...
  57. pmc Ecological controls on water-cycle response to climate variability in deserts
    B R Scanlon
    Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78713, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:6033-8. 2005
    ..Understanding the two-way coupling between vegetation dynamics and the water cycle is critical for predicting how climate variability influences hydrology and water resources in water-limited landscapes...
  58. ncbi Constraining theories of embodied cognition
    Arthur B Markman
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:6-10. 2005
    ..These data suggest that accounting for embodied phenomena requires understanding the complex interplay between perceptual and motor representations and people's representations of their selves in space...
  59. ncbi The cnidarian and the canon: the role of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in the evolution of metazoan embryos
    Alex Primus
    Section of Integrative Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Bioessays 26:474-8. 2004
    ..imply that this developmental mechanism is an evolutionary inheritance from a radially symmetrical ancestor. Some of the gaps in the current evidence, which must be filled to evaluate their interpretation, are discussed...
  60. ncbi Novel relationships among hyloid frogs inferred from 12S and 16S mitochondrial DNA sequences
    Catherine R Darst
    Section of Integrative Biology and Texas Memorial Museum, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 31:462-75. 2004
    ..We reject three hypotheses using parametric bootstrap simulation: (1) Dendrobatidae lies within the Ranoidea; (2) The group containing Hylidae, Pseudidae, and Centrolenidae is monophyletic; and (3) Brachycephalus is part of Bufonidae...
  61. ncbi Stress and the development of agonistic behavior in golden hamsters
    Yvon Delville
    Psychology Department and Institute for Neuroscience, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Horm Behav 44:263-70. 2003
    ..Second, it is also hypothesized that a common neural circuitry mediates the activation of offensive responses during play fighting and adult aggressive interactions...
  62. ncbi Stoichiometry of subunits and heme content of hemoglobin from the earthworm Lumbricus terrestris
    H Zhu
    Department of Zoology, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712 1064, USA
    J Biol Chem 271:29999-30006. 1996
    ..Measurement of the rate of hemin loss from oxidized L. terrestris Hb shows that high rates of loss can account for values of heme content significantly below 2.9% (or 0.26% iron)...

Research Grants62

  1. Perceptual and Decisional Processes in Categorization
    W Maddox; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Project 4 extends the studies in Project I - 3 to an explicit decision criterion task where observers adjust an observable decision criterion on each trial. These data are useful for testing learning models. ..
  2. PERCEPTION & COGNITION IN CATEGORIZATION/IDENTIFICATION
    W Maddox; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..g., many exemplar-based models; Nosofsky, 1986). These studies are important because they will provide useful information about attention processes that are fundamental to nearly all types of human behavior. ..
  3. Tests of neurobiologically-inspired Model of the Motivation-Learning Interface
    W Maddox; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal reunites research on motivation and cognition to better understanding their effects on functioning in clinical populations. ..
  4. Tests of neurobiologically-inspired Model of the Motivation-Learning Interface
    W TODD TODD MADDOX; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal reunites research on motivation and cognition to better understanding their effects on functioning in clinical populations. ..
  5. Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer Program
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  7. A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal Symptoms
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  8. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  9. Ethnic Specific Midlife Women's Attitudes Toward Physical Activity
    Eun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S., by directing the development of physical activity promotion programs that can serve ethnic minority midlife women through the Internet. ..
  10. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  11. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  12. A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in Youth
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  14. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
  15. SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTS
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The expected outcomes of the study are the refinement of a theoretical model of sexual health practices that will provide a framework for interventions to reduce the prevalence and incidence of STDs in vulnerable homeless adolescents. ..
  16. Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate Relationships
    Cindy M Meston; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings from this investigation will have implications for understanding both the psychological and physiological mechanisms that link CA with detrimental intimacy/relational factors in adulthood. ..
  17. Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate Relationships
    Cindy Meston; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings from this investigation will have implications for understanding both the psychological and physiological mechanisms that link CA with detrimental intimacy/relational factors in adulthood. ..
  18. Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction
    Cindy Meston; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If effective, GBE could play a significant adjunctive role in the treatment of clinical depression and other psychological disorders commonly treated with antidepressant medications. ..
  19. AUDITORY ADAPTATION FOR SUPRATHRESHOLD STIMULI
    Dennis McFadden; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Listening sessions will run about 2 hours/day, 5 days/week, for the full semester. For the aspirin experiments, there will be full medical screening and oversight...
  20. BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF EXPANDED PORPHYRINS
    Jonathan Sessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....