University of Wisconsin

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Organization: University of Wisconsin
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Top Publications

  1. doi Modeling animal landscapes
    W P Porter
    Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 83:705-12. 2010
  2. pmc Adult gliosarcoma: epidemiology, natural history, and factors associated with outcome
    Kevin R Kozak
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neuro Oncol 11:183-91. 2009
  3. doi How I do it: endovascular stent deployment using a novel technique that obviates the need for introducer-sheath upsizing
    Alexander S Yevzlin
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 22:584-7. 2009
  4. pmc Biomarkers of aging and falling: the Beaver Dam eye study
    Michael D Knudtson
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 610 North Walnut Street, 4th Floor WARF, Madison, WI 53726 2336, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 49:22-6. 2009
  5. doi Lung transplant patients' T cell responses to influenza vaccine viruses between seasons
    Mary S Hayney
    School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, 777 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Vaccine 26:2596-600. 2008
  6. doi Consequences of dramatic reductions in state tobacco control funds: Florida, 1998-2000
    J Niederdeppe
    Department of Population Health Sciences and Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin, 610 Walnut Street, Room 707 WARF Building, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Tob Control 17:205-10. 2008
  7. doi Mutations in the STAT5A gene are associated with embryonic survival and milk composition in cattle
    H Khatib
    Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Dairy Sci 91:784-93. 2008
  8. ncbi Radiotherapy and radiosensitizers in the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme
    Julie E Chang
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology and Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 5:894-902, 907-15. 2007
  9. pmc Panel classification of self-reported exposure histories: a useful exposure index after a mass-casualty event
    David Van Sickle
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:776-83. 2007
  10. ncbi Factors in fish modifying methylmercury toxicity and metabolism
    H E Ganther
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1415 Linden Dr, Madison, WI, 53706, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 119:221-33. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi Modeling animal landscapes
    W P Porter
    Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Physiol Biochem Zool 83:705-12. 2010
    ..The presentations included applications to amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. The rare Arabian oryx on the Arabian Peninsula is used as an example for energetic calculations and their implications for behavior on the landscape...
  2. pmc Adult gliosarcoma: epidemiology, natural history, and factors associated with outcome
    Kevin R Kozak
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neuro Oncol 11:183-91. 2009
    ..However, these retrospective findings suggest tumor excision, as opposed to biopsy only, and adjuvant RT may improve outcome. Despite therapy, prognosis remains dismal and outcomes may be inferior to those seen in GBM patients...
  3. doi How I do it: endovascular stent deployment using a novel technique that obviates the need for introducer-sheath upsizing
    Alexander S Yevzlin
    Section of Nephrology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53713, USA
    Semin Dial 22:584-7. 2009
    ..A case is presented and a novel technique is described by which an endovascular stent is deployed in the venous outflow system of an arteriovenous fistula without the traditional exchange to a larger diameter introducer sheath...
  4. pmc Biomarkers of aging and falling: the Beaver Dam eye study
    Michael D Knudtson
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 610 North Walnut Street, 4th Floor WARF, Madison, WI 53726 2336, USA
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 49:22-6. 2009
    ..33; 95% confidence interval=CI=1.13-1.57). We conclude that biomarkers of aging, including any of three measures of visual function, are associated with falls. Improvement in these functional measures may lead to decreased risk of falls...
  5. doi Lung transplant patients' T cell responses to influenza vaccine viruses between seasons
    Mary S Hayney
    School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, 777 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Vaccine 26:2596-600. 2008
    ..The magnitude of the T cell responses in lung transplant patients is similar to those of healthy control individuals. These responses may be important in T cell memory...
  6. doi Consequences of dramatic reductions in state tobacco control funds: Florida, 1998-2000
    J Niederdeppe
    Department of Population Health Sciences and Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin, 610 Walnut Street, Room 707 WARF Building, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Tob Control 17:205-10. 2008
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  7. doi Mutations in the STAT5A gene are associated with embryonic survival and milk composition in cattle
    H Khatib
    Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Dairy Sci 91:784-93. 2008
    ..The G allele of SNP12195 was also associated with low embryonic survival, making this SNP an attractive candidate for progeny testing programs in dairy cattle...
  8. ncbi Radiotherapy and radiosensitizers in the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme
    Julie E Chang
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology and Oncology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 5:894-902, 907-15. 2007
    ....
  9. pmc Panel classification of self-reported exposure histories: a useful exposure index after a mass-casualty event
    David Van Sickle
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:776-83. 2007
    ..We investigated whether self-reported exposure histories, when reviewed and classified by a panel of raters, provided a useful exposure metric...
  10. ncbi Factors in fish modifying methylmercury toxicity and metabolism
    H E Ganther
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1415 Linden Dr, Madison, WI, 53706, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 119:221-33. 2007
    ..Some mechanisms are described by which selenium, vitamin E, and other factors might facilitate MeHg breakdown to inorganic Hg during long term low level exposure to MeHg...
  11. ncbi How can we inspire residents to become surgical oncologists?
    Sharon M Weber
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:S28-30. 2007
  12. ncbi Point-of-care testing, medical error, and patient safety: a 2007 assessment
    Sharon S Ehrmeyer
    Department of Pathology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:766-73. 2007
    ..The second is a need to substantially modify the clinician/caregiver test utilization paradigm to take full advantage of POCT results, available on site in real time. Both have already begun to take place...
  13. ncbi CT colonography (virtual colonoscopy): a practical approach for population screening
    Perry J Pickhardt
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:361-75. 2007
    ..It discusses the entire spectrum from program set-up through patient disposition following CTC examination. The authors hope this article will provide a roadmap for radiologists who wish to institute a CTC screening program...
  14. ncbi Investigation of the spread of Brucella canis via the U.S. interstate dog trade
    Alexandra Brower
    Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, 445 Easterday Lane, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 11:454-8. 2007
    ..canis isolates...
  15. doi Comfort zone-design free stalls: do they influence the stall use behavior of lame cows?
    N B Cook
    School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison 53706 1102, USA
    J Dairy Sci 91:4673-8. 2008
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  16. doi Comparison of short-term SF-36 results between total joint arthroplasty and cervical spine decompression and fusion or arthroplasty
    Paul A Anderson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI 53792, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:176-83. 2009
    ..Cohort comparison of results of meta-analysis...
  17. ncbi Sexual functioning in older adults
    John DeLamater
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:6-11. 2009
    ..Relevant results from the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors; Male Attitudes Regarding Sexual Health Survey; and the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project are also reviewed...
  18. doi CAPTURE 2 risk-adjusted stroke outcome benchmarks for carotid artery stenting with distal embolic protection
    Jon S Matsumura
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisc 53792, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:576-83, 583.e1-583.e2. 2010
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to derive contemporary risk-adjusted stroke rates from a large, contemporary, independently assessed outcome database within 30 days after carotid artery stenting (CAS) in the United States...
  19. doi Species as ranked taxa
    David A Baum
    Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin Madison, 430 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Syst Biol 58:74-86. 2009
    ..I conclude that, although challenges remain, adopting the view that species are ranked taxa will facilitate a much-needed revolution in taxonomy that will allow it to better serve the biodiversity informatic needs of the 21st century...
  20. doi Seasonal and developmental timing of flowering
    Richard Amasino
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Plant J 61:1001-13. 2010
    ..Arabidopsis research has contributed greatly to understanding these systems at a molecular level...
  21. pmc Auditory function in rhesus monkeys: effects of aging and caloric restriction in the Wisconsin monkeys five years later
    Cynthia G Fowler
    Department of Communicative Disorders, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1975 Willow Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Hear Res 261:75-81. 2010
    ..Because the rhesus monkeys have a maximum longevity of 40 years, the full benefits of CR may not yet be realized...
  22. doi Adaptation to osmotic stress provides protection against ammonium nitrate in Pelophylax perezi embryos
    Manuel E Ortiz-Santaliestra
    Department of Animal Biology, University of Salamanca, Campus Miguel de Unamuno, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
    Environ Pollut 158:934-40. 2010
    ..Our results underscore the importance of testing multiple stressors when analyzing amphibian sensitivity to environmental pollution...
  23. pmc A layered neural architecture for the consolidation, maintenance, and updating of representations in visual working memory
    Jeffrey S Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53719, USA
    Brain Res 1299:17-32. 2009
    ..Importantly, the proposed model demonstrates how these elementary perceptual and cognitive functions emerge from the coordinated activity of an integrated, dynamic neural system...
  24. pmc Increased risk for falling associated with subtle cognitive impairment: secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial
    Carey E Gleason
    Section of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:557-63. 2009
    ..This study sought to clarify the relationship between subtle cognitive impairment, measured with a widely-used, clinic-based assessment, the Mini Mental State Exam (MMSE), and risk for falls...
  25. doi Hypothermic organ preservation by static storage methods: Current status and a view to the future
    Jonathan F McAnulty
    Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 2015 Linden Dr W Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Cryobiology 60:S13-9. 2010
    ..This article reviews the current status of static hypothermic storage methods and discusses potential avenues for future exploitation of this technology as the available organ pool is expanded into the more marginal donor categories...
  26. doi Progesterone responses to intravenous and intrauterine infusions of prostaglandin F2alpha in mares
    O J Ginther
    Eutheria Foundation, Cross Plains, WI 53528, USA
    Reprod Fertil Dev 21:688-95. 2009
    ..05 and 0.1 mg i.v. groups and 2 days after treatment in the 0.5 and 1.0 mg i.v. groups. The results support the hypotheses of a systemic uteroluteal route for PGF transfer and that one pulse produces only partial luteolysis in mares...
  27. pmc Fetal, infant, adolescent and adult phenotypes of polycystic ovary syndrome in prenatally androgenized female rhesus monkeys
    David H Abbott
    Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
    Am J Primatol 71:776-84. 2009
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  28. pmc Collisions or electrons? Protein sequence analysis in the 21st century
    Joshua J Coon
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 1101 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Anal Chem 81:3208-15. 2009
    ..To listen to a podcast about this feature, please go to the Analytical Chemistry website at pubs.acs.org/journal/ancham...
  29. doi Tolerance of Japanese quail embryos and young chicks to hypothermia
    B Wentworth
    Department of Animal Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    Poult Sci 88:1040-3. 2009
    ..After 40 min, all quail could walk around and some ate and drank...
  30. pmc Surfactants, aromatic and isoprenoid compounds, and fatty acid biosynthesis inhibitors suppress Staphylococcus aureus production of toxic shock syndrome toxin 1
    Peter J McNamara
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 1550 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1898-906. 2009
    ..g., cerulenin, triclosan, and hexachlorophene). These compounds also reduced S. aureus TSST-1 production. This study suggests that more additives than previously recognized inhibit the production of TSST-1...
  31. pmc Upregulation of AMPK during cold exposure occurs via distinct mechanisms in brown and white adipose tissue of the mouse
    Jacob D Mulligan
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Physiol 580:677-84. 2007
    ..Our data are consistent with AMPK acting primarily as a regulator of chronic thermogenic potential in brown adipose tissue, and not in the acute activation of non-shivering thermogenesis...
  32. ncbi The effects of lingual exercise in stroke patients with dysphagia
    Joanne Robbins
    William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:150-8. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of lingual exercise on swallowing recovery poststroke...
  33. ncbi Effect of age on outflow resistance washout during anterior chamber perfusion in rhesus and cynomolgus monkeys
    J A Kiland
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 600 Highland Avenue, Rm F4 321, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Exp Eye Res 81:724-30. 2005
    ..0004+/-0.0092 mmHg min(-1) microl(-1) yr(-1); p = 0.016). Several explanations for these findings are plausible...
  34. ncbi Decreased expression of vesicular GABA transporter, but not vesicular glutamate, acetylcholine and monoamine transporters in rat brain following focal ischemia
    Raghu Vemuganti
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Wisconsin, K4 8 Mail Stop Code CSC 8660, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Neurochem Int 47:136-42. 2005
    ..Focal ischemia had no effect on the mRNA levels of the vesicular transporters specific for glutamate/aspartate, acetylcholine and monoamines at either 6 h or 24 h of reperfusion...
  35. ncbi A comparison of statistical criteria for setting optimally discriminating MCAT and GPA thresholds in medical school admissions
    Mark A Albanese
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53726 2397, USA
    Teach Learn Med 17:149-58. 2005
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  36. ncbi Fusiform activation to animals is driven by the process, not the stimulus
    Timothy T Rogers
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences, Cambridge, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 17:434-45. 2005
    ..Apparent category effects arise because, at an intermediate level of specificity, animals have more visual and semantic competitors than do artifacts...
  37. ncbi Precautions in the use of intensity-modulated radiation therapy
    James S Welsh
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 4:203-10. 2005
    ..Here we discuss some of the precautions worthy of consideration when using IMRT and how these might be addressed in routine practice...
  38. ncbi Expression of AT1-R in marmoset whole adrenal glands and adrenocortical cells in culture
    Ian M Bird
    Perinatal Research Labs, Department OB GYN, University of Wisconsin, 7E Meriter Hospital Park, 202 South Park St, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Endocr Res 30:753-7. 2004
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  39. ncbi Use of the lowest vertebral body T-score to diagnose lumbar osteoporosis in men: is "cherry picking" appropriate?
    Karen E Hansen
    Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI and Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI 53750, USA
    J Clin Densitom 7:376-81. 2004
    ..Prospective studies are needed to determine which of these three methods of lumbar spine analysis best predicts future fragility fracture in men and women...
  40. ncbi Shared or conflicting working models? Relationships in postdivorce families seen through the eyes of mothers and their preschool children
    Inge Bretherton
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:551-75. 2004
    ..We conclude by considering how our findings could be used to assist post-divorce families in constructing shared rather than conflicting working models of family relations...
  41. ncbi Dry matter intake and energy balance in the transition period
    Ric R Grummer
    Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1675 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 20:447-70. 2004
    ..Aspects of farm management that may influence animal stress need to be investigated, particularly during the prefresh transition period when cows are inherently prone to reductions in feed intake...
  42. ncbi Intravitreal triamcinolone for the treatment of macular edema associated with central retinal vein occlusion
    Michael S Ip
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53711 1068, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:1131-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the safety and efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide as treatment for macular edema associated with central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO)...
  43. ncbi Evaluation of Staphylococcus aureus growth potential in ham during a slow-cooking process: use of predictions derived from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Pathogen Modeling Program 6.1 predictive model and an inoculation study
    Steven C Ingham
    Department of Food Science, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Food Prot 67:1512-6. 2004
    ..4 degrees C could be considered adequate to ensure safety...
  44. ncbi Regulation of sleep and arousal: introduction to part VII
    Ruth M Benca
    Department of Psychiatry, 6001 Research Park Boulevard, Madison WI 53705, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:260-1. 2004
    ..This paper introduces the theme of the relationship between sleep deprivation and behavior...
  45. ncbi Molecular structure of the rat vitamin D receptor ligand binding domain complexed with 2-carbon-substituted vitamin D3 hormone analogues and a LXXLL-containing coactivator peptide
    Janeen L Vanhooke
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53711, USA
    Biochemistry 43:4101-10. 2004
    ..Electrostatic and hydrophobic interactions between the peptide and the LBD stabilize the active receptor conformation. This stablization appears necessary for crystal growth...
  46. ncbi Guidelines for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 15: electrophysiological monitoring and lumbar fusion
    Daniel K Resnick
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 2:725-32. 2005
    ..There is no substantial evidence to indicate that the use of intraoperative monitoring of any kind provides useful information to the surgeon in terms of assessing the adequacy of nerve root decompression at the time of surgery...
  47. ncbi Assessment of acute renal transplant rejection with blood oxygen level-dependent MR imaging: initial experience
    Elizabeth A Sadowski
    Department of Radiology, Medical Physics, Nephrology, and Biostatistics, University of Wisconsin, 600 Highland Ave, E3 311 CSC, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Radiology 236:911-9. 2005
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  48. pmc Stearoyl-CoA desaturase-2 gene expression is required for lipid synthesis during early skin and liver development
    Makoto Miyazaki
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:12501-6. 2005
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  49. ncbi The world of everyday occupation: real people, real lives
    Betty Risteen Hasselkus
    University of Wisconsin Madison, 746 Miami Pass, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 60:627-40. 2006
  50. ncbi Successes and failures in improving osteoporosis care after fragility fracture: results of a multiple-site clinical improvement project
    J Timothy Harrington
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:724-8. 2006
    ..To improve osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment of fragility fracture patient populations because osteoporosis care is provided infrequently to those patients, leaving them vulnerable to further fractures and increasing debility...
  51. pmc A step closer to meeting the threat of avian influenza
    Stacey Schultz-Cherry
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e375. 2006
  52. ncbi Altered allergen-induced eosinophil trafficking and physiological dysfunction in airways with preexisting virus-induced injury
    Ronald L Sorkness
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 777 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 292:L85-91. 2007
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  53. ncbi Challenges for future research in exercise physiology as applied to the respiratory system
    Jerome A Dempsey
    John Rankin Laboratory of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 34:92-8. 2006
    ..To solve many of these difficult basic problems and to understand how systems operate alone and in combination in an integrated fashion, truly experimental integrative physiological approaches are required in both humans and animals...
  54. ncbi Efficacy of varenicline, an alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor partial agonist, vs placebo or sustained-release bupropion for smoking cessation: a randomized controlled trial
    Douglas E Jorenby
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, Wis 53711, USA
    JAMA 296:56-63. 2006
    ..Varenicline, a partial agonist at the alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, has the potential to aid smoking cessation by relieving nicotine withdrawal symptoms and reducing the rewarding properties of nicotine...
  55. ncbi Salmonella enterica in superficial cervical (prescapular) and ileocecal lymph nodes of slaughtered pigs
    Peter B Bahnson
    Department of Medical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1102, USA
    J Food Prot 69:925-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that prescapular lymph nodes posed a limited food safety risk in this population of pigs...
  56. ncbi Virtual colonoscopy: issues related to primary screening
    Perry J Pickhardt
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Eur Radiol 15:D133-7. 2005
    ..Current state-of-the-art VC technique has already been shown to be highly effective for screening at the University of Wisconsin. Although more widespread implementation of VC screening faces multiple challenges and barriers, these ..
  57. ncbi Phospholipase A2, reactive oxygen species, and lipid peroxidation in cerebral ischemia
    Rao Muralikrishna Adibhatla
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3232, USA
    Free Radic Biol Med 40:376-87. 2006
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  58. ncbi Anatomical pathways that link perception and action
    R W Guillery
    Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Prog Brain Res 149:235-56. 2005
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  59. ncbi Optimal collection technique and devices for a quality pap smear
    Lucille Marchand
    University of Wisconsin Department of Family Medicine, Madison 53715, USA
    WMJ 104:51-5. 2005
    ..Our aim is to determine the performance of collection devices currently used in obtaining conventional Pap smears and whether sequence of collection is important for higher quality results...
  60. ncbi Toward a theoretical approach to medical error reporting system research and design
    Ben Tzion Karsh
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1513 University Avenue, Room 387, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Appl Ergon 37:283-95. 2006
    ..In addition we present an integrated theoretical model of medical error reporting system design and implementation...
  61. ncbi Classification and identification of recorded and synthesized impact sounds by practiced listeners, musicians, and nonmusicians
    Robert A Lutfi
    Department of Communicative Disorders and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 118:393-404. 2005
    ..The results suggest that low-parameter, modal models might be exploited meaningfully in many commercial and research applications involving human perception of impact sounds...
  62. ncbi Vernalization and epigenetics: how plants remember winter
    Sibum Sung
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 7:4-10. 2004
    ..VIN3 is involved in initiating the modification of FLC chromatin structure. The stable silencing of FLC also requires the DNA-binding protein VERNALIZATION1 (VRN1) and the polycomb-group protein VRN2...

Research Grants62

  1. Microvascular - Macrovascular Disease in Type 2 Diabetes
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. WISCONSIN EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDY OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEAS
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis-Eye Study
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..insights into the relative contribution of microvascular disease to the pathophysiology and natural history of subclinical and clinical cardiovascular disease, in representative populations of men and women of diverse ethnicities ..
  4. RETINAL ARTERIOLAR ABNORMALITIES AND CV MORTALITY
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data from this study will improve the understanding of the association between microvascular characteristics and cardiovascular mortality. ..
  5. Retinal Microvascular Characteristics/Vascular Disorders
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF AGE-RELATED OCULAR DISEASE
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Novel Risk Factors for Chronic Kidney Disease
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The new data may provide insights into the relative protective value of low levels of these markers on the incidence CKD in an aging population. ..
  8. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DIABETIC RETINOPATHY
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Linkage Studies of Quantitative Ocular Traits
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Subsequent follow-up with fine mapping of areas of interest in the genome is planned. ..
  10. Family Clustering of Incidence & Progression of Cataract
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We currently have no funds to support the proposed analyses. We believe this project offers the possibility of examining important hypotheses in a large group of families in a population-based framework. ..
  11. PROGRESSION OF NUCLEAR DENSITY OVER A 10-YEAR INTERVAL
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  12. Antifungal Resistance Mechanism in Biofilm Growing candida albicans
    David R Andes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The mechanisms underlying the resistance phenotype are poorly understood. The current proposal is designed to determine the role of a secreted carbohydrate in biofilm resistance. ..
  13. VITAMIN K AND BONE TURNOVER IN POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN
    Neil Binkley; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. NEUROBEHAVIORAL FEATURES--MESIAL TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  15. Neurophychological Progression in New Onset Epilepsy
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  16. NEUROBEHAVIORAL FEATURES & MESIAL TEMPORAL LOBE EPILEPSY
    Bruce Hermann; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings will have potential implications for treatment as well as the understanding of the pathophysiology and natural history of TLE. ..
  17. Neuropsychological Progression of New Onset Epilepsy
    BRUCE PHILLIP HERMANN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) Characterize abnormalities in baseline cerebral white matter and the clinical significance of identified abnormalities in new onset epilepsy. 2. ..
  18. Characterization of Sleep Mutants of Drososphila
    Chiara Cirelli; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This research will help to identify the molecular mechanisms regulating the need for sleep and provide novel clues to its functions. ..
  19. Deregulated lipid metabolism in stroke
    RAO M ADIBHATLA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long-range thrust of this research is to develop strategies to minimize disabilities due to stroke. ..