investigative techniques

Summary

Summary: Investigative techniques used in pre-clinical and clinical research, epidemiology, chemistry, immunology, genetics, etc. They do not include techniques specifically applied to DIAGNOSIS; THERAPEUTICS; anesthesia and analgesia; SURGICAL PROCEDURES, OPERATIVE; and DENTISTRY.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Mechanism of action of antilipemic drugs]
    E Bruckert
    Service d'Endocrinologie, , Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 85:109-12. 1992
  2. ncbi Added value of PET and PET-CT in oesophageal cancer: a review of current practice
    Sobhan Vinjamuri
    Nuclear Medicine Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, UK
    Nucl Med Commun 29:4-10. 2008
  3. ncbi The effects of botulinum toxin type A on muscle blood perfusion and metabolism
    Damir B Matic
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1823-33. 2007
  4. ncbi Raman microspectrometry sulfur detection and characterization in the marine ectosymbiotic nematode Eubostrichus dianae (Desmodoridae, Stilbonematidae)
    David Himmel
    GTSI Université des Antilles et de la Guyane, UFR des Sciences Exactes et Naturelles, Département de Physique B P 592 97159 Pointe à Pitre Cedex, Guadeloupe, France
    Biol Cell 101:43-54. 2009
  5. ncbi Neuroimaging and disorders of consciousness: envisioning an ethical research agenda
    Joseph J Fins
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:3-12. 2008
  6. ncbi Cervical artery dissection: a 5-year prospective study in the Belluno district
    N Cimini
    Department of Neurology, S Martino Hospital, Belluno, Italy
    Eur Neurol 52:207-10. 2004
  7. ncbi Adhesion to tooth structure: a critical review of "micro" bond strength test methods
    Steve Armstrong
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, 229 Dental Science Bldg S, Iowa City, IA 52242 1001, USA
    Dent Mater 26:e50-62. 2010
  8. ncbi A Sequence of events model of episodic memory shows parallels in rats and humans
    Timothy A Allen
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, University of California, Irvine, California
    Hippocampus 24:1178-88. 2014
  9. ncbi Cystometry techniques in female infants and children
    J G Wen
    Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 11:103-12. 2000
  10. ncbi Small intestinal motility
    Michael P Jones
    Division of Gastroenterology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 21:141-6. 2005

Research Grants

  1. EICOSANOIDS IN FOCAL SEGMENTAL GLOMERULOSCLEROSIS
    Ellen McCarthy; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Placenta Association of the Americas Conference Grant
    NICHOLAS ILLSLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Linear-Dendritic Copolymers as Tissue Growth Scaffolds
    TIMOTHY PATTEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. VIDEO INTERVENTION/PREVENTION ASSESSMENT-TRANSITIONS
    Michael Rich; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Microbial Origins of Chronic Human Disease
    Ronald Luftig; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. MRDD Research Center
    KARL PFENNINGER; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Discovery of a urine biomarker of HIV for noninvasive, point-of-care testing use
    Hans P Schlecht; Fiscal Year: 2011
  8. Neuroendocrine and Neuroimaging Endophenotypes in Postpartum Depression
    KRISTINA MARIE DELIGIANNIDIS; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. Reproductive Biology and Genomics Training Program
    Mark S Roberson; Fiscal Year: 2013
  10. RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM IN GASTROENTEROLOGY
    Jack R Wands; Fiscal Year: 2013

Scientific Experts

Detail Information

Publications96

  1. ncbi [Mechanism of action of antilipemic drugs]
    E Bruckert
    Service d'Endocrinologie, , Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 85:109-12. 1992
    ..These last analyses are generally much more complex. Despite recent advances in all these investigative techniques, the mechanisms of action of many lipid lowering drugs remain obscure...
  2. ncbi Added value of PET and PET-CT in oesophageal cancer: a review of current practice
    Sobhan Vinjamuri
    Nuclear Medicine Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, UK
    Nucl Med Commun 29:4-10. 2008
    ..In this article, we review the role of commonly used investigative techniques in the diagnosis and staging of oesophageal carcinoma, with special emphasis on PET and PET-CT scanning...
  3. ncbi The effects of botulinum toxin type A on muscle blood perfusion and metabolism
    Damir B Matic
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1823-33. 2007
    ..This information may give insight into the additional effects botulinum toxin A may have on muscle. The authors assessed the influence of botulinum toxin A on the metabolism of muscle using dynamic investigative techniques.
  4. ncbi Raman microspectrometry sulfur detection and characterization in the marine ectosymbiotic nematode Eubostrichus dianae (Desmodoridae, Stilbonematidae)
    David Himmel
    GTSI Université des Antilles et de la Guyane, UFR des Sciences Exactes et Naturelles, Département de Physique B P 592 97159 Pointe à Pitre Cedex, Guadeloupe, France
    Biol Cell 101:43-54. 2009
    ..The symbiotic bacteria carrying out this chemosynthesis should contain elemental sulfur in periplasmic granules as sulfur granules of chemoautotrophic endosymbionts described in various marine invertebrates...
  5. ncbi Neuroimaging and disorders of consciousness: envisioning an ethical research agenda
    Joseph J Fins
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:3-12. 2008
    ..Our goal was to develop an ethical frame to move these investigative techniques into mature clinical tools...
  6. ncbi Cervical artery dissection: a 5-year prospective study in the Belluno district
    N Cimini
    Department of Neurology, S Martino Hospital, Belluno, Italy
    Eur Neurol 52:207-10. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to collect epidemiological data on artery dissection in a hospital-based community, set up a diagnostic protocol and discover outcome predictors...
  7. ncbi Adhesion to tooth structure: a critical review of "micro" bond strength test methods
    Steve Armstrong
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, 229 Dental Science Bldg S, Iowa City, IA 52242 1001, USA
    Dent Mater 26:e50-62. 2010
    ..both "micro" and "macro" bond strength tests will, as well as various morphological and spectroscopic investigative techniques, continue to be important tools for improving resin-tooth adhesion to increase the service life of dental ..
  8. ncbi A Sequence of events model of episodic memory shows parallels in rats and humans
    Timothy A Allen
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, University of California, Irvine, California
    Hippocampus 24:1178-88. 2014
    ..As addressing this important issue will require converging evidence from complementary investigative techniques, we developed a cross-species, nonspatial sequence memory task suitable for behavioral and ..
  9. ncbi Cystometry techniques in female infants and children
    J G Wen
    Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 11:103-12. 2000
    ..clues as to the underlying bladder dysfunction, and can significantly aid in the choice of appropriate investigative techniques, as well as in the interpretation of subsequent urodynamic findings...
  10. ncbi Small intestinal motility
    Michael P Jones
    Division of Gastroenterology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 21:141-6. 2005
    ..To review recently published studies presenting novel and relevant information on small intestinal motility in humans and animals...
  11. ncbi The significance of calcium ions on Pseudomonas fluorescens biofilms - a structural and mechanical study
    Ashkan Safari
    a School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, University College Dublin UCD, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
    Biofouling 30:859-69. 2014
    ..Advanced investigative techniques such as confocal laser scanning microscopy and atomic force spectroscopy were employed to characterize ..
  12. ncbi The organization of physiological brain networks
    C J Stam
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Neurophysiol 123:1067-87. 2012
    ..network studies has increased strongly with the advent of modern network theory and increasingly powerful investigative techniques such as "high-density EEG", MEG, functional and structural MRI...
  13. ncbi Pb speciation versus TCLP release in army firing range soils
    D Dermatas
    WM Keck Geoenvironmental Laboratory, Center for Environmental Systems, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
    J Hazard Mater 136:34-46. 2006
    A series of soil parameter and mineralogical investigative techniques were applied to assess the Pb speciation in four US Army firing range soils that presented significantly different Pb leaching regimes and soil characteristics...
  14. ncbi A novel blood group B subgroup: serological and genetic studies
    A C Estalote
    Departamento de Clínica Médica and Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Lauro Muller 56 203, CEP 22290 160, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Transfus Med 14:173-80. 2004
    ..Serological and DNA investigative techniques were performed...
  15. ncbi Paleoparasitological studies on mummies of the Joseon Dynasty, Korea
    Min Seo
    Department of Parasitology, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan 330 714, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 52:235-42. 2014
    Paleoparasitology is the application of conventional or molecular investigative techniques to archeological samples in order to reveal parasitic infection patterns among past populations...
  16. ncbi Juvenile recurrent parotitis in children: diagnosis and treatment using sialography
    Vanga V Narsimha Rao
    Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, GITAM Dental College and Hospital, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 32:262-5. 2014
    ..such as ultrasonography, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging-sialography are noninvasive investigative techniques. Recurrent attacks are often managed conservatively. Here we report a case of a 5-year-old child with JRP...
  17. ncbi Imaging applications of synchrotron X-ray phase-contrast microtomography in biological morphology and biomaterials science. I. General aspects of the technique and its advantages in the analysis of millimetre-sized arthropod structure
    Oliver Betz
    Zoologisches Institut der Universitat, Abteilung Evolutionsbiologie der Invertebraten, Auf der Morgenstelle 28E, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Microsc 227:51-71. 2007
    Synchrotron-generated X-rays provide scientists with a multitude of investigative techniques well suited for the analysis of the composition and structure of all types of materials and specimens...
  18. ncbi Good practice guidelines for laboratory investigation of hemoglobinopathies
    John D Lafferty
    Provincial Hemoglobinopathy Laboratory, Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Lab Hematol 9:237-45. 2003
    ..various tables and figures outlining mean cell volume reference intervals, recommended hemoglobinopathy investigative techniques, recommendations for further investigation of abnormal findings, and algorithms for interpretation of the ..
  19. doi Fat crystallisation at oil-water interfaces
    M Douaire
    Chemical Engineering, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK Electronic address
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 203:1-10. 2014
    ..its effect on lipid crystallisation in emulsions has been limited for a long time by the lack of in-situ investigative techniques. This review also highlights reported interfacial effects in food and pharmaceutical emulsion systems...
  20. ncbi Diagnosis of brachial and lumbosacral plexus lesions
    Nens van Alfen
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 115:293-310. 2013
    ..This chapter provides an overview of both common and rarer brachial and lumbosacral plexus disorders, focusing on clinical examination, the use of additional investigative techniques, prognosis, and treatment.
  21. ncbi Epilepsy surgery in childhood
    J Helen Cross
    Neuroscience Unit, The Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, and National Centre for Young People for Epilepsy, Lingfield, England
    Epilepsia 43:65-70. 2002
    Epilepsy surgery in childhood can now be more readily considered as a result of enhanced presurgical investigative techniques and safer neurosurgical practice...
  22. ncbi Symposium part IV: investigative approaches to endocervical pathology
    Michael Wells
    Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Int J Gynecol Pathol 21:360-7. 2002
    ..b>Investigative techniques may be applied as aids to diagnosis, as prognostic markers, and to further our understanding of ..
  23. ncbi Third heart sound: genesis and clinical importance
    Nirav J Mehta
    Division of Cardiology, Creighton University School of Medicine, 3006 Webster Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Int J Cardiol 97:183-6. 2004
    ..Sophisticated study of the third heart sound by current investigative techniques has underscored the value of clinical detection with the time-honored stethoscope...
  24. ncbi Cervical cerebral artery dissection: a multicenter prospective study (preliminary report)
    P Bassi
    Department of Neurology, S Carlo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:S4-7. 2003
    ..77 years. (range 17-60 years). We evaluated etiology, clinical manifestations, investigative techniques, and treatment...
  25. ncbi [Hereditary retinal pathologies and AMD: new therapeutic perspectives]
    S Bonnel
    Centre Hospitalier National d Ophtalmologie des Quinze Vingts, 28, rue de Charenton, 75012 Paris, France
    J Fr Ophtalmol 27:623-33. 2004
    ..Continuous re-evaluation of these investigative techniques will therefore be necessary, a crucial factor in the preparation of multicenter clinical studies...
  26. ncbi [Imaging in low back pain: limits and reflexions]
    Federico Balagué
    Clinique de rhumatologie et Service de médecine physique et rééducation, HFR Fribourg Hôpital Cantonal, 1708 Fribourg
    Rev Med Suisse 9:1351-2, 1354-6, 1358-9. 2013
    ..decisions and the effect on quality of life of patients cannot justify an indiscriminate use of these investigative techniques. Without questioning the value of imaging, the practitioner must keep in mind these limitations in order ..
  27. ncbi The elusive clot: the controversy over coronary thrombosis in myocardial infarction
    Allen B Weisse
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 61:66-78. 2006
    ..Newer investigative techniques can suddenly clarify issues that have previously seemed irresolvable...
  28. ncbi Fluids of the ocular surface: concepts, functions and physics
    Ivan Cher
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 40:634-43. 2012
    ..lipid film and MAP. (ii) Investigative techniques of physics yield data on (say) surface tension and viscosity, and on functions such as anchorage of ..
  29. ncbi Appendix viriliformis: an intra-abdominal testis and an appendicoileal fistula
    P J J Herrod
    Gisborne Hospital, New Zealand
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 95:e107-9. 2013
    When a patient is taken to theatre for a laparotomy, surprises can still be found despite modern investigative techniques. We present the case of two rare abdominal pathologies (an appendicoileal fistula and an intra-abdominal testis ..
  30. ncbi Guidelines for conducting bulletproof workplace investigations: part I--preparation and interviewing issues
    Michael S Mitchell
    Fisher and Phillips, LLP, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Health Care Manag (Frederick) 31:105-11. 2012
    ..This article provides guidance for managers on how to use proper interview and investigative techniques while avoiding a violation of employees' rights to privacy...
  31. ncbi Advanced EEG analysis using threshold-free cluster-enhancement and non-parametric statistics
    Armand Mensen
    University of Zurich, Raemistrasse 71, CH 8006, Zurich, Switzerland Clinic Barmelweid, CH 5017, Barmelweid, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 67:111-8. 2013
    Advances in EEG signal analysis and its combination with other investigative techniques make appropriate statistical analysis of large EEG datasets a crucial issue...
  32. ncbi Zebrafish models for human cancer
    H R Shive
    Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Vet Pathol 50:468-82. 2013
    ..generation time, were quickly superseded by the discovery that zebrafish are amenable to a wide range of investigative techniques, many of which are difficult or impossible to perform in mammalian models...
  33. ncbi [Post-traumatic stress disorder: Clinical aspects and pharmacological approach]
    Y Auxéméry
    Service de Psychiatrie, HIA Legouest, 27, avenue de Plantières, 57077 METZ Cedex 3, France
    Rev Med Interne 33:703-8. 2012
    ..In relation to the evolution of investigative techniques, modern wars have highlighted other dissociative and psychotic dimensions of the psycho- and ..
  34. ncbi Advances in the clinical application of Raman spectroscopy for cancer diagnostics
    Charlotte Kallaway
    Biophotonics Research Unit, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN, UK
    Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 10:207-19. 2013
    ..Initial optical biopsy systems have potential to be used as an adjunct to current investigative techniques to improve the targeting of blind biopsy...
  35. ncbi Pyothorax-associated large B-cell lymphoma: case report with emphasis on the potential diagnostic challenge
    P C W Lui
    Department of Pathology, United Christian Hospital, 130 Hip Wo Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 8:359-62. 2002
    ..of this rare entity, together with diligent histological examination and proper application of ancillary investigative techniques, are essential for making a correct diagnosis...
  36. ncbi A pig model of high altitude pulmonary edema
    Axel Kleinsasser
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    High Alt Med Biol 4:465-74. 2003
    ..The pathogenesis of HAPE is not fully elucidated, and many investigative techniques that could provide valuable information are not suitable for use in humans; thus, an animal model is ..
  37. ncbi Diabetic neuropathy: a review emphasizing diagnostic methods
    Bruce A Perkins
    EN 11 209, TGH, University Health Network, University of Toronto, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:1167-75. 2003
    ..Novel investigative techniques are highly promising, but their usefulness in the clinic setting remains limited at this time...
  38. pmc Myocardial contusion: emergency investigation and diagnosis
    P Kaye
    Emergency Department, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK
    Emerg Med J 19:8-10. 2002
    ..Despite recent advances in investigative techniques, myocardial trauma remains an important diagnostic and management challenge...
  39. ncbi Identification of the core competencies of board of nursing investigators
    Karla Bitz
    North Dakota Board of Nursing, Bismarck, ND 58504, USA
    JONAS Healthc Law Ethics Regul 11:127-34. 2009
    ..conduct, knowledge and application of regulatory statutes and rules, and knowledge and application of investigative techniques and processes...
  40. pmc What is schizophrenia: A neurodevelopmental or neurodegenerative disorder or a combination of both? A critical analysis
    Swapnil Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian J Psychiatry 52:21-7. 2010
    ..Perspectives have changed drastically with the development of new investigative techniques. Clinical observations made by Kraepelin, Clouston, Bender, and Watt are now being complemented by ..
  41. ncbi Insights into serotonin signaling mechanisms associated with canine degenerative mitral valve disease
    M A Oyama
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 24:27-36. 2010
    ..A variety of investigative techniques, including gene expression, immunohistochemistry, protein blotting, and cell culture, shed light on the ..
  42. ncbi A systematic approach to the investigation and diagnosis of a unilateral pleural effusion
    E E McGrath
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
    Int J Clin Pract 63:1653-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assist with a speedy diagnosis of the underlying pathology, using appropriate investigative techniques, while minimising the use of invasive procedures.
  43. ncbi Paediatrics in Berlin
    A Barbato
    Department of Paediatric, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Eur Respir J 34:436-43. 2009
    ..and allergy, cystic fibrosis, respiratory infection, paediatric and neonatal intensive care, paediatric investigative techniques (in particular respiratory physiology and bronchoscopy) and respiratory epidemiology are presented and ..
  44. pmc Structure of cone photoreceptors
    Debarshi Mustafi
    Department of Pharmacology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4965, USA
    Prog Retin Eye Res 28:289-302. 2009
    ..of special mammalian models (transgenic mice and diurnal rats rich in cones) that together with new investigative techniques such as atomic force microscopy and cryo-electron tomography promise to reveal a more unified concept of ..
  45. pmc Metastatic behaviour of primary human tumours in a zebrafish xenotransplantation model
    Ines J Marques
    Institute of Biology, Department of Integrative Zoology, University of Leiden, 2333 AL, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 9:128. 2009
    ..and metastasis in living organisms to date is cumbersome and involves difficult and time consuming investigative techniques. For primary human tumours we establish here a simple, fast, sensitive and cost-effective in vivo model ..
  46. ncbi Does endoscopic ultrasound have anything to offer in the diagnosis of idiopathic acute pancreatitis?
    Gareth Morris-Stiff
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    JOP 10:143-6. 2009
    The aim of this study was to investigate the role of EUS where other investigative techniques had failed to identify the cause of biochemically proven acute pancreatitis.
  47. pmc Physical methods for investigating structural colours in biological systems
    P Vukusic
    School of Physics, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QL, UK
    J R Soc Interface 6:S133-48. 2009
    ..For this reason, an appropriate gamut of physical methods and investigative techniques must be applied correctly so that the systems' photonic behaviour may be appropriately understood...
  48. ncbi Novel methods for tendon investigations
    M Kjaer
    Institute of Sports Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1514-22. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi [Rare tumors of the gallbladder and bile ducts. A case review]
    J Kalac
    I chirurgická klinika LF MU a FN u sv Anny v Brne
    Rozhl Chir 89:250-2. 2010
    ..This situation can happen because of possible mistakes that might accompany today's modern practical investigative techniques. The presented report is an example of the pre-operatirely assumed choledocholithiasis which was not ..
  50. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea--an overview
    Adeyi A Adoga
    Otorhinolaryngology Unit, Department of Surgery, Jos University Teaching Hospital, PMB 2076, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
    Niger J Med 18:244-9. 2009
    ..This paper presents the clinical features, investigative techniques (most of which are not yet in common use in our environment) and finally, the current treatment ..
  51. ncbi Revisiting alternative approaches to the assessment of carcinogenic risk
    Noel Downes
    Sequani Limited, Herefordshire, United Kingdom
    Toxicol Pathol 38:324-7. 2010
    ..As our understanding of the mechanisms of carcinogenesis and the availability of investigative techniques improve, there seems less reason than ever to persist with this exercise that provides little meaningful ..
  52. ncbi Biopsy of the oral mucosa and use of histopathology services
    R M Logan
    Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Dent J 55:9-13. 2010
    ..practitioners are aware of how to deal with pathology when this occurs and have an understanding of investigative techniques that might assist in making a diagnosis...
  53. ncbi Genetic investigations of Meniere's disease
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin Street, SM1727, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:1121-32. 2010
    ..Although genetic studies of Meniere's disease have been inconclusive, increasing knowledge of human genetic structure and mutation and investigative techniques have potential to further understanding of this disorder.
  54. ncbi Understanding the dermal light sense in the context of integrative photoreceptor cell biology
    M Desmond Ramirez
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Vis Neurosci 28:265-79. 2011
    ..Our new classification scheme, combined with modern investigative techniques, will help us address these hypotheses in great detail and generate new hypothesis regarding the function ..
  55. ncbi Frontotemporal dementia: from Mendelian genetics towards genome wide association studies
    Raffaele Ferrari
    Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th St STOP 9410, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 45:500-15. 2011
    ..The rapidly developing investigative techniques available to geneticists such as genome-wide association studies, whole-exome sequencing and, soon, whole-..
  56. ncbi Diagnostic and prognostic value of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) concentrations in very elderly heart disease patients: specific geriatric cut-off and impacts of age, gender, renal dysfunction, and nutritional status
    F Blonde-Cynober
    Laboratoire de Biologie, Hôpital Emile Roux, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 1 Avenue de Verdun, 94456 Limeil Brévannes, France
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 52:106-10. 2011
    ..patients is made difficult by the overlapping symptoms with other diseases and by limited access to investigative techniques such as echography, and the clinical signs are either non-constant or difficult to interpret...
  57. ncbi Susceptibility to bronchiolitis in infants
    Alfin G Vicencio
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:302-6. 2010
    ..Although respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is widely considered to be the most important cause of bronchiolitis in children, little is known about the mechanisms of susceptibility to severe infection...
  58. ncbi Sarcoidosis: can a murine model help define a role for silica?
    Henry Yeager
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Med Hypotheses 78:36-8. 2012
    ..been recognized for many years, and has become stronger in the last 10-15 years with the advent of newer investigative techniques. A body of literature now is accumulating suggesting that silica may be yet another trigger in ..
  59. pmc The importance of a multifaceted approach to characterizing the microbial flora of chronic wounds
    Anne Han
    Department of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 19:532-41. 2011
    ..The aim of this work was to combine recently developed next-generation investigative techniques to comprehensively describe the microbial characteristics of chronic wounds...
  60. ncbi Chytrid blinders: what other disease risks to amphibians are we missing?
    Amanda L J Duffus
    School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK
    Ecohealth 6:335-9. 2009
    ..In this article, starting points for proper investigative techniques for amphibian mortalities and declines are identified and areas that need to be improved, especially ..
  61. ncbi Wave travel and reflection in the arterial system
    M F O'rourke
    Medical Professional Unit, St Vincents Clinic, Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens Suppl 17:S45-7. 1999
    ..research has focused on determining which module of measurement is most relevant as well as exploring new investigative techniques to aid in detection and treatment of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  62. ncbi Myenteric plexus abnormalities associated with epiphrenic diverticula
    Thomas W Rice
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 35:22-7; discussion 27. 2009
    ....
  63. ncbi Ultrastructural changes in malignant transformation of oral mucosa
    L H H Cheng
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Leeds Dental Institute, Leeds, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:207-12. 2002
    ..Together with other laboratory investigative techniques, transmission EM may be helpful in detecting malignant changes in oral mucosa.
  64. ncbi The theory of use behind telemedicine: how compatible with physicians' clinical routines?
    P Lehoux
    Interdisciplinary Health Research Group GRIS, Department of Health Administration, University of Montreal, Branch Centre Ville, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:889-904. 2002
    ..Our research indicates that specialities relying on either thorough physical examinations or specialised investigative techniques are unlikely to restructure their work routines to accommodate teleconsultation, which they view as ..
  65. ncbi Lateral impact injury. A source of occult hip pathology
    J W Byrd
    Nashville Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Clin Sports Med 20:801-15. 2001
    ..This knowledge has aided in improving interpretative clinical skills and investigative techniques. Isolated traumatic chondral injury can occur as a result of impact loading over the greater trochanter...
  66. ncbi Acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding: part 1
    R Enns
    Department of Medicine, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 15:509-16. 2001
    ..Other investigative techniques such as nuclear scintigraphy, angiography and surgical exploration have been commonly used in unstable ..
  67. ncbi Developmental plasticity in children: the role of biological risk, development, time, and reserve
    M Dennis
    Department of Psychology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Commun Disord 33:321-31; quiz 332. 2000
    ..has been studied in a variety of medical conditions that affect the developing CNS; at the same time, new investigative techniques, such as brain imaging, have elucidated the biological basis of structural and functional brain ..
  68. ncbi Detection of breast cancer cells in the bone marrow or peripheral blood: methods and prognostic significance
    M Lalle
    Istituto di Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica, , Rome, Italy
    Tumori 86:183-90. 2000
    ..The use of new sophisticated diagnostic and investigative techniques has boosted the study of tumor cell contamination of bone marrow and peripheral blood...
  69. ncbi Infectious etiology of acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis
    S Sethi
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo and Department of Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare System, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Chest 117:380S-5S. 2000
    ..isolated from the respiratory tract during AECB has become better defined by application of several newer investigative techniques. Bacterial pathogens can be isolated in significant concentrations from distal airways in 50% of AECB...
  70. ncbi Localized microcystic lymphatic malformations--ultrasound diagnosis
    D Davies
    The Skin and Cancer Foundation, New Children's Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Pediatr Dermatol 16:423-9. 1999
    ..The use of ultrasound as a tool to aid in the diagnosis of microcystic lymphatic malformations is then discussed and compared with other investigative techniques.
  71. ncbi [Kirikirimasien (epilepsy) in Mali: etiologic and nosologic dimensions]
    S Arborio
    L Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France
    Med Trop (Mars) 59:176-80. 1999
    ..Interviews with patients, family, friends, and healers were carried out and analyzed using qualitative investigative techniques, results showed that diagnosis was established on the basis of symptoms as well as underlying etiology...
  72. ncbi Left thoracic curve patterns and their association with disease
    C J Goldberg
    Children s Research Centre, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Dublin, Ireland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 24:1228-33. 1999
    ..Analysis of clinical database material collected prospectively...
  73. ncbi The role of acoustic rhinometry in the diagnosis of adenoidal hypertrophy in pre-school children
    H Riechelmann
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 158:38-41. 1999
    ..b>Investigative techniques to assess adenoidal size often do not add to this information...
  74. ncbi Autofluorescence and mineral content of carious dentine: scanning optical and backscattered electron microscopic studies
    A Banerjee
    Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, University College London, UK
    Caries Res 32:219-26. 1998
    ..Two investigative techniques were used, both employing the same sample set and fields in diamond-polished block surfaces of ..
  75. pmc Strategies for rapid response to emerging foodborne microbial hazards
    J Majkowski
    U S Department of Agriculture, Washington, D C 20250, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 3:551-4. 1997
    ..Using epidemiologic data and investigative techniques may be the answer...
  76. ncbi Metals and school learning: a review of investigative techniques
    R F Ittenbach
    Educational Psychology Program, University of Mississippi, University, 38677, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 81:1079-90. 1995
    ..The purpose of the present study was to review and analyze methods and procedures used to understand the relationship between exposure to metals and cognitive, social, and motor functioning of school children...
  77. ncbi [Left ventricular hypertrophy: a real compensatory mechanism?]
    P Gueret
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Dupuytren, Limoges
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 86:77-82. 1993
    ..of left ventricular hypertrophy has increased considerably in recent years with the introduction of new investigative techniques and the publication of clinical and epidemiological studies...
  78. ncbi On the antiquity of treponemal infection
    B M Rothschild
    Department of Rheumatology, St Elizabeth Hospital Medical Centre Northeast Ohio University College of Medicine, Youngstown 44501 1790
    Med Hypotheses 28:181-4. 1989
    ..The spectrum and implications of osseous treponemal disease in the New and Old World are reviewed in light of past perspectives and contemporary investigative techniques.
  79. ncbi Carcinoma of the head of the pancreas versus chronic pancreatitis: diagnostic dilemma with significant consequences
    Bryce Taylor
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Surgical Services, University Health Network, 190 Elizabeth Street, R Fraser Elliott Building, 1st Floor, Suite 408, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada
    World J Surg 27:1249-57. 2003
    ..This article provides an update of investigative techniques in pancreatic disease, and offers an algorithm for the clinical approach to the patient who appears to ..
  80. ncbi Electron microscopy and the investigation of new infectious diseases
    Alan Curry
    Electron Microscopy Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester Healthcare Trust, Manchester, UK
    Int J Infect Dis 7:251-7. 2003
    ..To review and assess the role of electron microscopy in the investigation of new infectious diseases...
  81. ncbi Heat acclimation and cross-tolerance against novel stressors: genomic-physiological linkage
    Michal Horowitz
    Laboratory of Environmental Physiology, The Hebrew University, POB 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Prog Brain Res 162:373-92. 2007
    ..Collectively the master regulators of AC and C-T are still enigmatic; however, cutting-edge investigative techniques, using a broad molecular approach, challenge current ideas, and the data accumulated will pinpoint novel ..
  82. ncbi Taking tissue samples from the placenta: an illustration of principles and strategies
    T M Mayhew
    Centre for Integrated Systems Biology and Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Placenta 29:1-14. 2008
    Tissue samples are removed from placentas for a variety of reasons associated with a host of investigative techniques, including chorionic villus sampling, villus explant culture, cell culture, proteomic analysis, gene expression ..
  83. ncbi The negative ERG: clinical phenotypes and disease mechanisms of inner retinal dysfunction
    Isabelle Audo
    Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:16-40. 2008
    ..This review summarizes current knowledge on normal retinal physiology, the investigative techniques used and the range of clinical disorders in which there is predominantly inner retinal dysfunction.
  84. ncbi The tape-stripping technique as a method for drug quantification in skin
    J J Escobar-Chávez
    Departamento de Farmacia y Tecnologia Farmaceutica, Universidad de Valencia, Av Vicente Andrés Estellés s n, Burjassot, Valencia, Espana
    J Pharm Pharm Sci 11:104-30. 2008
    ..consisting of tape stripping throughout the stratum corneum, has become one of the traditional investigative techniques. Tape stripping of human stratum corneum is widely used as a method for studying the kinetics and ..
  85. ncbi Present status of surgical intervention for children with intractable seizures
    Dewi T Depositario-Cabacar
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 8:123-9. 2008
    ..Other newer investigative techniques await validation...
  86. ncbi Neurophysiologic methods to measure stress during survival, evasion, resistance, and escape training
    Marcus K Taylor
    Naval Health Research Center, PO Box 85122, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:B224-30. 2007
    ..g., cerebral, neuroendocrine, cardiac) are briefly discussed, to which we link corresponding investigative techniques (fMRI, acoustic startle eye-blink reflex, heart rate variability, and neuroendocrine sampling)...
  87. ncbi Pathophysiologic basis for schizophrenia and the efficacy of antipsychotics
    L Ereshefsky
    College of Pharmacy, University of Texas, Austin
    Clin Pharm 9:682-707. 1990
    ..New investigative techniques and the study of atypical antipsychotics suggest that a dysregulation hypothesis may be more consistent ..
  88. ncbi Relative contributions of the male and the female to sexual behavior and reproductive success in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    Michael Domjan
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Comp Psychol 117:391-9. 2003
    Two contrasting investigative techniques provided evidence consistent with the interpretation that female quail (Coturnix japonica) regulate male copulatory behavior by the duration of their immobility and through this behavioral ..
  89. ncbi [Magnetic resonance spectroscopy in schizophrenia. Possibilities and limitations]
    T Wobrock
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Radiologe 45:124-30, 132-6. 2005
    ..The combination of the described investigative techniques with MRS in follow-up studies may provide more specific clues for understanding the pathogenesis and ..
  90. ncbi [Current procedures for clinical evaluation of the shoulder]
    M Scheibel
    Centrum für Muskuloskeletale Chirurgie CMSC, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Orthopade 34:267-83. 2005
    ..In most cases a careful physical examination will establish or suggest a diagnosis and special investigative techniques such as imaging procedures can be applied more selectively for confirmation or further evaluation of the ..
  91. pmc Tumor necrosis factor-alpha overexpression in lung disease: a single cause behind a complex phenotype
    Lennart K A Lundblad
    Vermont Lung Center, University of Vermont College of Medicine, HSRF 230, 149 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 0075, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1363-70. 2005
    ..These effects are currently unclear, because a transgenic mouse overexpressing TNF-alpha in the lung has been shown in separate studies to produce elements of both emphysema and pulmonary fibrosis...
  92. ncbi Autism and epilepsy: cause, consequence, comorbidity, or coincidence?
    Lidia Gabis
    Child Development Center, Safra Children s Hospital, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Epilepsy Behav 7:652-6. 2005
    ..05). These findings suggest that the use of neurological investigative techniques such as electroencephalography should be a consequence of careful clinical evaluation and should be ..
  93. ncbi The use of herbal products in dementia: experience of Kippo in four Nigerians
    R Uwakwe
    Dept of Mental Health, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 8:51-5. 2005
    Modern neuroimaging and other investigative techniques have provided a lot of new information on the neurobiology of the dementias...
  94. ncbi The use of herbal products in dementia: experience of Kippo in four Nigerians
    R Uwakwe
    Dept of Mental Health, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria
    Niger J Clin Pract 8:51-5. 2005
    Modern neuroimaging and other investigative techniques have provided a lot of new information on the neurobiology of the dementias...
  95. ncbi An investigation of skeletal indicators of vitamin D deficiency in adults: effective markers for interpreting past living conditions and pollution levels in 18th and 19th century Birmingham, England
    Megan Brickley
    Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity, School of Historical Studies, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:67-79. 2007
    ..understanding the types and range of expression of osteomalacia in archaeological bone, using a number of investigative techniques, will have significant implications for interpretations made about past communities...
  96. ncbi Ultrasonic quantification of osseous displacements resulting from skin surface indentation loading of bovine para-spinal tissue
    G N Kawchuk
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, Department of Medical Science, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive, Calgary, Canada
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 15:228-33. 2000
    ..To validate an ultrasound-based technique which quantifies uni-planar subcutaneous displacement of an osseous object resulting from an externally applied load...

Research Grants29

  1. EICOSANOIDS IN FOCAL SEGMENTAL GLOMERULOSCLEROSIS
    Ellen McCarthy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the applicant with valuable opportunities to expand hew knowledge and expertise in experimental design, investigative techniques, and data analysis. Results of these studies will provide insight into the pathophysiology of FSGS...
  2. Placenta Association of the Americas Conference Grant
    NICHOLAS ILLSLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..function are not only extremely complex, but involve studies from many disciplines and a broad range of investigative techniques. It is essential that scientists and clinicians involved in research on placental function are able to ..
  3. Linear-Dendritic Copolymers as Tissue Growth Scaffolds
    TIMOTHY PATTEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..block copolymers that self-assemble into nanofibrous hydrogels and to gain experience with the investigative techniques of tissue engineering...
  4. VIDEO INTERVENTION/PREVENTION ASSESSMENT-TRANSITIONS
    Michael Rich; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..environments, and psychosocial features of asthma which had previously been inaccessible to traditional investigative techniques. A K23 award would allow Dr...
  5. Microbial Origins of Chronic Human Disease
    Ronald Luftig; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..With new diagnostic and investigative techniques available to identify previously unsuspected pathogens, we are poised scientifically to answer the ..
  6. MRDD Research Center
    KARL PFENNINGER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The investigators will utilize a wide range of investigative techniques to approach these important problems, from studies of emotional development in humans, through the use of ..
  7. Discovery of a urine biomarker of HIV for noninvasive, point-of-care testing use
    Hans P Schlecht; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The central hypothesis of the application is that the modern investigative techniques of LC/MS-MS will demonstrate a unique urinary biomarker in those with highly active (serum viral load >..
  8. Neuroendocrine and Neuroimaging Endophenotypes in Postpartum Depression
    KRISTINA MARIE DELIGIANNIDIS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The K23 will advance my knowledge of reproductive endocrinology with an emphasis on developing novel investigative techniques and train me in neuroimaging to investigate the interactions of the reproductive endocrine system on ..
  9. Reproductive Biology and Genomics Training Program
    Mark S Roberson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..sciences would benefit greatly from parallel training in practical and applied use of genome-wide investigative techniques. Cornell University is uniquely poised for a training program in reproductive sciences that spans male ..
  10. RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM IN GASTROENTEROLOGY
    Jack R Wands; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A major emphasis of the program is to train biomedical scientist and physician scientist using state of the art investigative techniques.
  11. Non-Invasive Imaging to Quantify Peripheral Nerve Injury and Repair in Clinic
    Kazim A Sheikh; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Presently non-invasive clinical investigative techniques do not exist that allow accurate measurement of extent of nerve injury and natural responses of repair/..
  12. Rare Genetic Variants as Novel Causes of Idiopathic or Syndromic Short Stature
    ANDREW NAHUM DAUBER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..studies including the interpretation of next generation sequencing data as well as other modern genetic investigative techniques. He will be mentored by Dr...
  13. SURGICAL ONCOLOGY TRAINING GRANT
    JAMES RICHARD GOLDENRING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..through a mentored training environment necessary for the development of experience and proficiency in investigative techniques and reasoning, For those interested in basic science research training, opportunities for mentored ..
  14. COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF HEART DISEASE RESEARCH
    Deborah Lubeck; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..New investigative techniques for evaluating medical innovations are based largely on the economic model of cost-benefit analysis...
  15. LIMB CONGESTION AND EXERCISE REFLEXES IN HEART FAILURE
    Lawrence Sinoway; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Novel components of the work described include the use of multiple state of the art human investigative techniques including microdialysis, peroneal nerve recordings of sympathetic traffic, Doppler flow measurements, 31P ..
  16. BIOLOGY OF AGING LEYDIG CELLS
    William Neaves; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..b>Investigative techniques used in this project include radioimmunoassay of gonadotropin and testosterone, radioligand-receptor ..
  17. EFFECT OF ANDROGENS ON GROWTH HORMONE SECRETION
    PAUL MARTHA; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..We intend to combine studies in humans and an animal model (the rat) using current investigative techniques to examine in depth the role of androgens in controlling GH secretion...
  18. AUTONOMIC REGULATION IN HEART FAILURE
    Lawrence Sinoway; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Novel components of the work described include the use of multiple state of the art human investigative techniques including microdialysis, peroneal nerve recordings of sympathetic traffic, Doppler flow measurements, and ..
  19. ANALYSIS OF MASCULINE BEHAVIOR
    Benjamin Sachs; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..b>Investigative techniques in this group of studies include surgical and endocrine manipulation of the penile response potential of ..
  20. Thymectomy and Immunity in Congenital Heart Disease
    Nancy Halnon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Newer investigative techniques, however, have allowed demonstration of thymic activity well into adulthood and revealed the necessity of ..
  21. COMMUNITY BASED HIV PARTNER NOTIFICATION STUDY
    Judith Levy; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Multiple investigative techniques will be used including focus groups, individual indepth interviews, and ethnographic field work to ..
  22. EPITHELIAL DIFFERNTIATION AND KERATINIZATION
    BEVERLY DALE CRUNK; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..to biology and pharmacology of epithelial differentiation will be exposed to state-of-the-art concepts, investigative techniques and their interpretation...
  23. MOLECULAR GENETIC BASIS OF HUMAN DISEASE
    Robb Moses; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal of the program will be to train individuals at the postdoctoral level in the current investigative techniques of medical genetics in a mature and broad program...
  24. NO SYNTHESIS AND CONSUMPTION IN THE LUNG
    Serpil Erzurum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Since clinical research increasingly utilizes basic investigative techniques, knowledge of basic research is incorporated into the program through formal graduate level coursework...
  25. NEURAL INDICES OF PHONOLOGICAL DEFICITS IN POOR READERS
    MARIA MODY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This endeavour will allow for the learning of new investigative techniques, as well as, the expansion of one's clinical research skills areas of study to include other ..
  26. Blood Pressure in Postmenopausal Women: A GCRC Study
    ELLEN SEELY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..researchers about the use of a GCRC for the study of human pathophysiology using varied GCRC-based investigative techniques. Dr...
  27. SAMPLING MODELS AND METHODS FOR COMPLEX GENETIC DISEASES
    VERONICA VIELAND; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In recent years, increased interest in complex disorders has fueled rapid development of complex investigative techniques, which in principle makes it possible to map genes of even small to moderate effect...
  28. Biodurability of Dentin-Adhesive Resin Bond Joint
    Steven Armstrong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. LEARNING AND REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOR
    Michael Domjan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The research will further our understanding of Pavlovian learning and will integrate the functional approach of ethologists with the emphasis on learning mechanisms in traditional studies of associative learning. ..