portraits

Summary

Summary: Graphic representations, especially of the face, of real persons, usually posed, living or dead. (From Thesaurus for Graphic Materials II, p540, 1995)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Stroke hemiplegia and specular image: lessons from self-portraits
    Catherine Morin
    LEAPLE, Paris V, France
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 56:1-41. 2003
  2. ncbi The Moscow clinic for nervous diseases - walking along the portraits
    Alla A Vein
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    J Hist Neurosci 16:42-57. 2007
  3. ncbi Historical perspectives on the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Irvin M Modlin
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, TMP 202, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 13:19-55, vii-viii. 2003
  4. ncbi [Ancient urology in the Kingdom of Valencia. Height and declivity]
    E López Alcina
    Hospital General Universitario de Valencia
    Actas Urol Esp 31:197-204. 2007
  5. ncbi The birth of plastic surgery: the story of nasal reconstruction from the Edwin Smith Papyrus to the twenty-first century
    Iain S Whitaker
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Pinderfield s Hospital, Wakefield, United Kingdom
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:327-36. 2007
  6. ncbi The history of the glomus tumors - nonchromaffim chemodectoma: a glimpse of biomedical Camelot
    Robert J Ruben
    Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:411-6. 2007
  7. ncbi A brief history of therapy for traumatic spinal cord injury
    Jason Lifshutz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E5. 2004
  8. ncbi History of the spinal cord localization
    Sait Naderi
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E15. 2004
  9. ncbi [Historical flashes on prostatic symptoms and urinary retention]
    Ataulfo Saíz Carrero
    Jubilado Servicio de Urología, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 58:95-108. 2005
  10. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Health Literacy and Cancer Screening Disparities in Asian American Populations
    Tetine Sentell; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. Extending and Interpreting Molecular Portraits of Cancer
    Patrick O Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Face Recognition Tool for the Blind
    GREGORY JOHN SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Promoting Self-Management: CF as Model Case
    Walter Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Retinal Hemodynamic Imaging with Tracking Doppler Flowmetry
    R Ferguson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. QUALITY MEASURES AND MANAGED CARE MARKETS
    Harold Luft; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. RACE & THE PARENTAL ROLES OF MEN & WOMEN: 1880 TO 1990
    Frances Goldscheider; Fiscal Year: 1999
  8. Aging, Stress and Atherosclerosis
    WINSTON PATTERSON; Fiscal Year: 2003
  9. Pathogenesis-Prevention of Post-Traumatic OA
    Joseph Buckwalter; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PD
    Christopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications255 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Stroke hemiplegia and specular image: lessons from self-portraits
    Catherine Morin
    LEAPLE, Paris V, France
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 56:1-41. 2003
    ..Multivariate Analysis of 308 self-portraits of right and left brain injured stroke patients and control participants was performed...
  2. ncbi The Moscow clinic for nervous diseases - walking along the portraits
    Alla A Vein
    Department of Neurology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    J Hist Neurosci 16:42-57. 2007
    ..This paper looks into contributions Kozhevnikov, his pupils V.K. Rot, V.A. Muratov, G.I. Rossolimo, E.K. Sepp, and some others who were responsible for the development of the neurological science...
  3. ncbi Historical perspectives on the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Irvin M Modlin
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, TMP 202, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 13:19-55, vii-viii. 2003
    ..Similarly, a specific pharmacotherapeutic probe targeting the lower esophageal sphincter, while long fantasized, remains to be identified...
  4. ncbi [Ancient urology in the Kingdom of Valencia. Height and declivity]
    E López Alcina
    Hospital General Universitario de Valencia
    Actas Urol Esp 31:197-204. 2007
    ..The Valencian principal figures of this period are Miguel Más y Soler, Alejandro Settler and especially Rafael Mollá y Rodrigo...
  5. ncbi The birth of plastic surgery: the story of nasal reconstruction from the Edwin Smith Papyrus to the twenty-first century
    Iain S Whitaker
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Pinderfield s Hospital, Wakefield, United Kingdom
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:327-36. 2007
    ..The objective of this article was to give a succinct and interesting account of the development of nasal reconstruction from antiquity to the present day...
  6. ncbi The history of the glomus tumors - nonchromaffim chemodectoma: a glimpse of biomedical Camelot
    Robert J Ruben
    Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:411-6. 2007
    ..Guild's initial 231 word report was the source of a stream of positive consequences; the glomus story is a paradigm of the utility of basic science...
  7. ncbi A brief history of therapy for traumatic spinal cord injury
    Jason Lifshutz
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E5. 2004
    ..As in the past, the integration of basic science and clinical innovation will create the path toward progress for treatment of this disease...
  8. ncbi History of the spinal cord localization
    Sait Naderi
    Departments of Neurosurgery, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E15. 2004
    ..Perhaps the next century will provide the answers to today's questions about spinal cord localization...
  9. ncbi [Historical flashes on prostatic symptoms and urinary retention]
    Ataulfo Saíz Carrero
    Jubilado Servicio de Urología, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Espana
    Arch Esp Urol 58:95-108. 2005
    ..To perform a chronological search about symptoms of bladder outlet obstruction of prostatic origin and some of its treatments...
  10. pmc The history of anatomy in Persia
    Mohammadali M Shoja
    Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    J Anat 210:359-78. 2007
    ..Knowledge of anatomy for this region in the 20th century was greatly influenced by Europe and America...
  11. ncbi [Development of the Stettin municipal hospital. The beginnings of urology in Stettin (1.)]
    T Zajaczkowski
    Klinik für Urologie, Katholische Kliniken Essen Nord, Marien Hospital, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Duisburg Essen
    Urologe A 44:73-80. 2005
    ..During the Second World War, between 1939 and 1945, as during the World War 1, a field hospital was set up in the municipal hospital at Pommerensdorf in Stettin...
  12. ncbi Yellow fever in the Americas
    Charles S Bryan
    Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 2 Medical Park, Suite 502, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 18:275-92, table of contents. 2004
    ..Yellow fever continues to be a significant public health problem in parts of South America and Africa...
  13. ncbi [History of German-Baltic relations in medicine]
    H Tankler
    Bibliothek der Universität Tartu, Estland
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:S40-4. 2004
    ..In Dorpat, Rudolf Buchheim brought a new science, experimental pharmacology, into being, which his pupil and successor, Oswald Schmiedeberg, fully established and propagated all over the world...
  14. ncbi Historical notes on botulism, Clostridium botulinum, botulinum toxin, and the idea of the therapeutic use of the toxin
    Frank J Erbguth
    Department of Neurology, City Hospital Nürnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    Mov Disord 19:S2-6. 2004
    ..Modern botulinum toxin treatment was pioneered by Alan B. Scott and Edward J. Schantz...
  15. ncbi The artificial tympanic membrane (1840-1910): from brilliant innovation to quack device
    Eugene A Chu
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0342, USA
    Otol Neurotol 24:507-18. 2003
    ..To present the rich and checkered history of the artificial eardrum, a widely used device in the 19th century, and to illustrate the behavior of otologists in response to the introduction of a promising new technology...
  16. ncbi [Evolution of the treatment of pancreatic cancer]
    H Wolff
    Chirurgische Klinik der Charité Berlin
    Zentralbl Chir 128:443-7. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi Placebo effect and placebos: what are we talking about? Some conceptual and historical considerations
    Ana Macedo
    Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:337-42. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi Graham Fraser Memorial Lecture 2002. From frogs' legs to pieds-noirs and beyond: some aspects of cochlear implantation
    John M Graham
    UCLH Cochlear Implant Programme, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 117:675-85. 2003
    ..Lastly, looking to the future, the use of PET scanning to try and gain information about how the brain handles the information provided to it by a cochlear implant is described...
  19. ncbi The professionalization of psychiatric nursing. From doctors' handmaidens to empowered professionals
    Anita Boling
    Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 41:26-40. 2003
    ..Attention to the lessons of history can help psychiatric nurses identify current societal influences, act on them according to their own vision, and further increase their professionalism...
  20. ncbi [Retrospective view of the development of malocclusion surgery and prospects]
    E W Steinhauser
    Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 7:371-9. 2003
    ..Finally, this development reached its height in the simultaneous total osteotomy of upper and lower jaw that was published by Obwegeser in 1970...
  21. ncbi Emergence of the concept of cardiovascular disease
    Garabed Eknoyan
    Renal Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 3498, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 11:304-9. 2004
    ..Only between the two world wars did the full impact of these lesions on mortality and morbidity come to be finally recognized. Their study and therapy has defined much of the profound changes that affected twentieth century medicine...
  22. ncbi [Cosmetic surgery, certificates and the 'head-baker' of Eeclo]
    J N Keeman
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:2513-22. 2003
    ..One only has to open a modern newspaper to see that this phenomenon has not died out...
  23. ncbi Some presidents of the Medical Society of London
    D Geraint James
    Medical Society of London, UK
    J Med Biogr 12:38-42. 2004
    ..Since 1850 the Presidency has been for one year only. In 1971 a group photograph of Presidents was arranged and a brief account of each of these distinguished men is given in the order of his seniority in the office...
  24. ncbi History of spine biomechanics: part II--from the Renaissance to the 20th century
    Sait Naderi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Yeditepe University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Neurosurgery 60:392-403; discussion 403-4. 2007
    ..These events provided the final bricks in the foundation that facilitated the emergence of modern spine biomechanics research...
  25. ncbi [Surgical relationship between France and Romania]
    N Angelescu
    Clinica Chirurgie, Spitalul Clinic Colţea, Bucuresti
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 101:463-70. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi History of U.S. military contributions to the study of vaccines against infectious diseases
    Andrew W Artenstein
    Center for Biodefense and Emerging Pathogens, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Mil Med 170:3-11. 2005
    ..Through the efforts of military researchers, numerous serious threats to the health of American troops and their families have been mitigated...
  27. ncbi [Historical development of arthrodesis of pes cavus]
    M Arabmotlagh
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Frankfurt, Stiftung Friedrichsheim, Marienburg Str 2, 60528, Frankfurt am Main
    Orthopade 35:372, 374-6, 378-9. 2006
    ..Today, the philosophy of arthrodesis in the treatment of foot deformity is the same, but the development of fixation techniques and implant materials could improve postoperative care and outcome...
  28. ncbi The history of fracture fixation of the hand and wrist
    Neil G Harness
    Hand Surgery Service, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 445:19-29. 2006
    ..We must not loose sight of the goals of fracture treatment and should heed the lessons learned throughout centuries of treating these injuries...
  29. ncbi [Brief history of vesical lithiasis management]
    C Sevilla Cecilia
    Servicio de Urologia, Fundacio Puigvert, Barcelona
    Actas Urol Esp 29:923-6. 2005
    ..The objective of this work is to know a little about some of these advances and their authors, as well as the instruments that have made it possible...
  30. ncbi Centennial review of corneal transplantation
    S Louise Moffatt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 33:642-57. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi [The evolution of the vocational training of apothecaries and the pharmacists through the << Salle des Actes>> of the faculty of pharmacy of Paris]
    Elie Bzoura
    Rev Hist Pharm (Paris) 53:385-402. 2005
    ..The characters represented on the portraits played a major role in the formation and dissemination of knowledge.
  32. ncbi The history of spinal surgery for disc disease: an illustrated timeline
    Igor de Castro
    Servico de Neurocirurgia, Hospital da Força Aérea do Galeão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:701-6. 2005
    ..Nowadays lumbar and cervical discectomies are the most frequent operations carried out by neurosurgeons. Our current care of patients with this kind of spinal disorders is based on the work of our ancient medical heroes...
  33. ncbi From degeneration to genetic susceptibility, from eugenics to genethics, from Bezugsziffer to LOD score: the history of psychiatric genetics
    Thomas G Schulze
    Division of Genetic Epidemiology in Psychiatry Central Institute of Mental Health Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg Mannheim, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:246-59. 2004
    ..Finally, psychiatric genetic research should never again be performed in an environment void of ethical standards...
  34. ncbi [Historical background of researches in headache]
    Koichi Shibata
    Department of Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University, School of Medicine, Daini Hospital
    Nihon Rinsho 63:1699-704. 2005
    ..The research evidence for special role of serotonin was revealed by modern approach and the mechanism of migraine was presented in trigeminovascular system. The development of the basic science leads to new treatments in headache clinic...
  35. ncbi [History of high-flow priapism: 1960-2005]
    O Engel
    Urologische Klinik, Universitat, Ulm
    Urologe A 45:351-5. 2006
    ..The development of diagnostic tools for differentiation of different forms of priapism and the progress in the therapy of high-flow priapism from arterial ligation to supraselective embolization is presented...
  36. ncbi The military medical school of Mexico: a tradition of excellence
    J Leonel Villavicencio
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    World J Surg 29:S99-104. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi The historical development of thermometry and thermal imaging in medicine
    E F J Ring
    Medical Imaging Research Group, School of Computing, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL, UK
    J Med Eng Technol 30:192-8. 2006
    ..Standards for computer-assisted infrared imaging are well developed, and present-day fast high-resolution imaging is less expensive and more reliable than it was 40 years ago...
  38. ncbi [A historical introduction to the neuropsychological model]
    D Barcia-Salorio
    Universidad Católica San Antonio, El Palmar, Murcia, Spain
    Rev Neurol 39:668-81. 2004
    ..In this work we outline the different approaches and doctrines that have been successively developed throughout the history of western medicine with the intention of offering an overall view of the matter...
  39. ncbi [Historical aspects of echinococcosis--an ancient but still relevant zoonosis]
    J Eckert
    Institut für Parasitologie, Universitat Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 149:5-14. 2007
    ..However, CE and AE remain actual problems as in many endemic regions resources and structures are lacking for effective surveillance and control of these zoonoses threatening humans...
  40. ncbi Heredity before genetics: a history
    Matthew Cobb
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 7:953-8. 2006
    ..Recent work on the history and philosophy of science has shed light on how seventeenth-, eighteenth- and nineteenth-century thinkers sought to understand similarities between parents and offspring...
  41. ncbi Charcot revisited: the case of Bruegel's chorea
    Genevieve Aubert
    Department of Neurology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate 10, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Neurol 62:155-61. 2005
    ..Beyond any specific diagnosis, Bruegel's work remains universal, giving a unique and compelling picture of human suffering and of the plight of devoted caregivers...
  42. ncbi Evolution of the diffuse neuroendocrine system--clear cells and cloudy origins
    Irvin M Modlin
    Gastrointestinal Pathobiology Research Group, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 84:69-82. 2006
    ..Their key role in the regulation of gastrointestinal function is, however, indubitable...
  43. ncbi [The private society 'Utrechtsch Geneeskundig Gezelschap Matthias van Geuns' as a source of history and inspiration]
    G T Haneveld
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:2602-6. 2004
    ..The minutes of the Utrechtsch Geneeskundig Gezelschap Matthias van Geuns are a valuable source for scientific research on medical developments in the Netherlands, particularly in Utrecht...
  44. ncbi [Treatment of open fractures before Lister and the management of the fatal leg fracture of Admiral Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter, 1676]
    J N Keeman
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:2607-15. 2004
    ..Why amputation was not performed in the case of De Ruyter is unknown. Actually, however, amputation would probably have increased his chances of survival only to a limited extent...
  45. ncbi [A look inside the bladder--the human behind it]
    D Hauri
    Urologische Klinik, Universitatsspital, Zurich, Schweiz
    Urologe A 44:401-7. 2005
    ..In the following we do not stress this examination, but focus on those people behind it who shared in paving the way for improvement with their fantasy and energy without neglecting to report on the human and very human aspects...
  46. ncbi From trephination to tailored resection: neurosurgery in Germany before World War II
    Michael Buchfelder
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Gottingen Medical School, Gottingen, Germany
    Neurosurgery 56:605-13; discussion 605-13. 2005
    ..They designed techniques, such as those used for intracranial pressure regulation, and developed operative procedures, such as the osteoplastic flap of Wagner, and cortical stimulation, which was performed by Krause and Foerster...
  47. ncbi [A glance into history of angiology in central Europe]
    V Puchmayer
    Ceská angiologická spolecnost, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 144:56-60. 2005
    ..With the development of techniques, diagnostic and therapeutic methods and with the increasing morbidity and mortality on vascular diseases angiology became in the last decades an important specialization of medicine...
  48. ncbi The history of bronchial asthma from the Renaissance till the beginning of the twentieth century
    E Cserhati
    1st Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Acta Physiol Hung 92:181-92. 2005
    ..Data on pediatric asthma, before all in Hungary are demonstrated mostly based on the works of Schoepf and Bókai senior in the first half of the 19th century...
  49. ncbi [Aneurysms from the viewpoint of medical history]
    A Bollinger
    Departement fur Innere Medizin, Abteilung Angiologie des Universitätsspitals Zürich
    Vasa 31:281-6. 2002
    ..The diagnostic and therapeutic problems in the middle of the 20th century are illustrated by the fate of two prominent patients, Albert Einstein and Thomas Mann, who died both of a ruptured aneurysm in 1955...
  50. ncbi The genesis of neurosurgery and the evolution of the neurosurgical operative environment: part I-prehistory to 2003
    Charles Y Liu
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:3-19; discussion 19. 2003
    ..To remain current, each neurosurgeon should periodically reconsider his or her personal operative environment and its functional design with reference to modernity of practice as currently defined...
  51. ncbi [From loadstone to magnetic resonance tomography. Historical remarks on magnetism]
    H P Schlemmer
    Abteilung Radiologische Diagnostik, Radiologische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Tubingen
    Radiologe 45:356-62. 2005
    ....
  52. ncbi [Smallpox--eradicated disease and a potential terrorist weapon]
    Anders Tegnell
    Kunskapscentrum för mikrobiologisk beredskap KCB, Smittskyddsinstitutet SMI, Solna
    Lakartidningen 99:2145-9. 2002
    ..Research is ongoing to develop new vaccines. Many countries are improving their capabilities to respond to a renewed threat of a smallpox epidemic...
  53. ncbi History of the nephron
    Antonio Mezzogiorno
    II Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Instiute of Human Anatomy, Via Luciano Armanni 5, I 80138 Naples, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 22:213-9. 2002
    ..Ludwig based his scientific approach to knowledge of renal function upon physics and chemistry; Starling eventually developed a "colloid-osmotic" theory...
  54. ncbi Five early accounts of phantom limb in context: Paré, Descartes, Lemos, Bell, and Mitchell
    Stanley Finger
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130 4899, USA
    Neurosurgery 52:675-86; discussion 685-6. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi Smallpox: anything to declare?
    Geoffrey L Smith
    Department of Virology, The Wright Fleming Institute, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1P6, UK
    Nat Rev Immunol 2:521-7. 2002
    ..In the words of Rep. Christopher Shay, 'Better to be scared by the improbable possibility than to be unprepared for the catastrophic reality'...
  56. ncbi [Rachitic knock knees in children]
    M A Rauschmann
    Orthopadische Universitatsklinik, Stiftung Friedrichsheim, Frankfurt am Main
    Orthopade 32:101-9. 2003
    ..Sufficient vitamin prophylaxis rendered knee deformations caused by rickets a rarity...
  57. ncbi [Treatment of ingrown toenails. What is an "Emmert plasty"?]
    S Rammelt
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus der TU Dresden
    Chirurg 74:239-43. 2003
    ..This text gives a short historical review of the various treatment methods of ingrown toenails...
  58. ncbi A history of noma, the "Face of Poverty"
    Klaas W Marck
    Department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, Medisch Centrum Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:1702-7. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi Birth of the life sciences in Spain and Portugal
    Neidhard Paweletz
    Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 3:795-800. 2002
    ..For many centuries, Spain and Portugal were occupied by various nations. The consequent mixing of cultures formed a unique environment in which to do science...
  60. ncbi Surgery of chronic pancreatitis: chronicle of confusion and despair
    Irvin M Modlin
    Gastrointestinal Surgical Pathobiology Research Group, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208026, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    World J Surg 26:1382-96. 2002
    ..As Theodor Billroth, the greatest of the surgical innovators remarked: "An awareness of the past is necessary to comprehend the present, and without it no consideration of the future is possible."..
  61. ncbi Fifty years of the Hodgkin-Huxley era
    Marco Piccolino
    Dept of Biology and Center of Neurosciences, University of Ferrara, Via Borsari 46, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Trends Neurosci 25:552-3. 2002
    ....
  62. ncbi The motor system in neuroscience: a history and analysis of conceptual developments
    M R Bennett
    Neurobiology Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Institute for Biomedical Research, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, NSW, Australia
    Prog Neurobiol 67:1-52. 2002
    ..The review concludes with what we take to be an appropriate basis for rejecting the Cartesian paradigm that we hope will assist neuroscientists in understanding the integrative action of the nervous system...
  63. ncbi [History of blood transfusion]
    Raúl Izaguirre Avila
    Departamento de Hematología Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez Juan Badiano 1, Col Sección XVI 14080, Mexico, D F
    Rev Invest Clin 54:552-8. 2002
    ..It seems completely justified the inscription shining on the façade of the National Archive in Washington: "The past is only prologue"...
  64. ncbi Altered astronaut lower limb and mass center kinematics in downward jumping following space flight
    D J Newman
    Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge 02139, USA
    Exp Brain Res 117:30-42. 1997
    ..Four of nine subjects exhibited expanded phase-plane portraits postflight, with significant increases in peak joint flexion angles and flexion rates following space flight...
  65. ncbi Effects of long-term gait training using visual cues in an individual with Parkinson disease
    Ben Sidaway
    Department of Physical Therapy, Husson College, One College Cir, Bangor, ME 04401, USA
    Phys Ther 86:186-94. 2006
    ..In the present study, therefore, gait was analyzed during uncued, cued, and retention phases, each lasting 1 month...
  66. ncbi The enigma of Galileo's eyesight: some novel observations on Galileo Galilei's vision and his progression to blindness
    Peter G Watson
    Addenbrooke s University Hospital, Cambridge, and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, England
    Surv Ophthalmol 54:630-40. 2009
    ..A study of his written works, his handwriting, and the originals of the portraits undertaken during his lifetime indicate that this probably was the case...
  67. ncbi [Medicine in the notaphily]
    Rade R Babić
    Nis Centar za radiologiju, Klinicki ki centar Nis
    Med Pregl 63:289-92. 2010
    ..They popularised their people and nations, as well as the medical science worldwide. The paper exhibits banknotes with the portraits of famous and world-wide recognised people in world and national history.
  68. pmc Visible signs of illness from the 14th to the 20th century: systematic review of portraits
    C Als
    Chemical Laboratory, Inselspital, University of Berne, CH 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    BMJ 325:1499. 2002
    To see whether a collection of portraits depicting inhabitants of a defined geographical region and covering several centuries is a useful source for studying the sociocultural significance and epidemiology of particular visible diseases,..
  69. pmc Butyrate, an HDAC inhibitor, stimulates interplay between different posttranslational modifications of histone H3 and differently alters G1-specific cell cycle proteins in vascular smooth muscle cells
    Omana P Mathew
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Texas Southern University, 3100, Cleburne Street, Houston, Texas 77004, USA
    Biomed Pharmacother 64:733-40. 2010
    ..Here, the link between antiproliferation action of butyrate and the portraits of global covalent modifications of histone H3 that it induces are characterized to understand the mechanics of ..
  70. ncbi The painted Amsterdam anatomy lessons: anatomy performances in dissecting rooms?
    B Baljet
    Department of Anatomy and Embryology and Museum Vrolik, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Anat 182:3-11. 2000
    ..The unique Tulp painting is one of those portraits painted in the tradition of the famous group portraits which flourished in 17th-century Holland, a predominantly ..
  71. ncbi Gaze discrimination is unimpaired in schizophrenia
    N Franck
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, CNRS UPR 9075, Bron, France
    Psychiatry Res 81:67-75. 1998
    ..A series of photographic portraits of models looking at different directions have been presented to 22 schizophrenic patients and 36 control ..
  72. ncbi [Creative work of painters with Alzheimer's disease]
    Esther Lee Marcus
    Acute Geriatric Department, Herzog Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Harefuah 148:548-53, 570. 2009
    ..A series of 15 self-portraits that he painted during the years he suffered from Alzheimer's disease provide a rare opportunity to look into ..
  73. ncbi Microarray analysis of gene expression of cancer to guide the use of chemotherapeutics
    Tzu Hao Wang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lin Kou Medical Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Tao Yuan, Taiwan
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:222-9. 2007
    ..In the first phase, genomic signatures were described in stored cancer specimens and dubbed as molecular portraits of cancer...
  74. ncbi Tetranucleotide frequencies in microbial genomes
    P A Noble
    Belle W Baruch Institute for Marine Biology and Coastal Research, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Electrophoresis 19:528-35. 1998
    ..Composite portraits of bacterial genomes were obtained by computing tetranucleotide frequencies of sections of genomic DNA, ..
  75. ncbi Neuropathic bladder and intermittent catheterization: social and psychological impact on children and adolescents
    Melinda Edwards
    Guy s and St Thomas Paediatric Trust, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:168-77. 2004
    ..Participants were invited to draw self-portraits and figure diagrams to depict their understanding of CIC and SC...
  76. ncbi Genomics of osteoarthritis
    Thomas Aigner
    Cartilage Research Group, Department of Pathology, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen Germany
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 15:634-40. 2003
    ....
  77. ncbi Aesthetic phenomena as supernormal stimuli: the case of eye, lip, and lower-face size and roundness in artistic portraits
    Marco Costa
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, 1 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Perception 35:229-46. 2006
    ..and lip size and roundness, and lower-face roundness were compared between a control sample of 289 photographic portraits and an experimental sample of 776 artistic portraits covering the whole period of the history of art...
  78. ncbi Mitochondrial portraits of the Madeira and Açores archipelagos witness different genetic pools of its settlers
    Antonio Brehm
    Human Genetics Laboratory, Centre of Macaronesian Studies, University of Madeira, Campus of Penteada, 9000 Funchal, Portugal
    Hum Genet 114:77-86. 2003
    ..Nevertheless the recorded introduction of Canary native Guanches, who are characterized by the presence of particular sub-clade U6b1, has left no detectable imprints in the present day population of Madeira...
  79. ncbi The James Lind Library: explaining and illustrating the evolution of fair tests of medical treatments
    I Chalmers
    James Lind Initiative, Oxford, UK
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 38:259-64. 2008
    ..and images from manuscripts, books and journal articles, many of them accompanied by commentaries, biographies, portraits and other relevant documents and images, including audio and video files...
  80. ncbi Scientific biography, cognitive deficits, and laboratory practice. James McKeen Cattell and early American experimental psychology, 1880-1904
    Michael M Sokal
    Department of Humanities and Arts, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609, USA
    Isis 101:531-54. 2010
    ..for clinical psychological practice can help biographical historians of science create and present fuller portraits of their subjects' characters and temperaments and more nuanced analyses of how these traits helped shape their ..
  81. pmc Evolution of the genomic recombination rate in murid rodents
    Beth L Dumont
    Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Genetics 187:643-57. 2011
    ..Our results provide one of the first detailed portraits of genomic-scale recombination rate variation within a single mammalian family and demonstrate that the low ..
  82. ncbi [Polymorphism of interleukins and interleukin receptor genes: population distribution and association with atopic bronchial asthma]
    M B Freidin
    Research Institute of Medical Genetics, Tomsk Scientific Center, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Tomsk, 634050 Russia
    Genetika 38:1710-8. 2002
    ..These specific features were manifested as population-specific "enetic portraits" in respect of polymorphic allele frequencies...
  83. ncbi Occasioning learning in the workplace: the case of interprofessional peer collaboration
    Anne M Phelan
    Department of Curriculum Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Interprof Care 20:415-24. 2006
    ..In this article, drawing on analysis of transcribed group conversations, we provide portraits of two interprofessional peer groups for in-depth discussion and further illustration...
  84. ncbi Dreams as portraits of self and group interaction
    Walter N Stone
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 56:47-61; discussion 63-6. 2006
    ..We illustrate this approach with two clinical examples...
  85. pmc Portraits of an illness
    Thomas P Duffy
    Yale University, PO Box 208021, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 120:209-25. 2009
    ..A series of self-portraits created by an artist undergoing induction chemotherapy for leukemia afforded a unique opportunity to concentrate ..
  86. pmc Facial reconstruction--anatomical art or artistic anatomy?
    Caroline Wilkinson
    Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification, University of Dundee, UK
    J Anat 216:235-50. 2010
    Facial reconstruction is employed in the context of forensic investigation and for creating three-dimensional portraits of people from the past, from ancient Egyptian mummies and bog bodies to digital animations of J. S. Bach...
  87. ncbi Overexpression of endoplasmic reticulum protein 29 regulates mesenchymal-epithelial transition and suppresses xenograft tumor growth of invasive breast cancer cells
    I Fon Bambang
    Department of Pathology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Lab Invest 89:1229-42. 2009
    ..showed that ERp29 is a novel regulator leading to cell growth arrest and cell transition from a proliferative to a quiescent state, and reprogramming molecular portraits to suppress the tumor growth of MDA--MB--231 breast cancer cells.
  88. ncbi The large eyes of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. (On the occasion of the 250th Mozart anniversary year)
    Richard H C Zegers
    Department of Ophthalmology, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1100 AZ, The Netherlands
    Int Ophthalmol 26:201-6. 2005
    This article discusses the eyes of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) which, based on portraits, can be said to have a certain noticeable feature--some degree of exophthalmos...
  89. ncbi Skin abnormalities in the National Portrait Gallery
    R M Strauss
    Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:566-8. 2004
    ..To assess the frequency of potential physical abnormalities reflected in paintings, we reviewed portraits on display at one visit in the National Portrait Gallery in London...
  90. pmc Imaging plant cell death: GFP-Nit1 aggregation marks an early step of wound and herbicide induced cell death
    Sean R Cutler
    Department of Botany, University of Toronto, 25 Willcocks St, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3B2, Canada
    BMC Plant Biol 5:4. 2005
    ..Live cell imaging using GFP-tagged markers is a powerful way to provide dynamic portraits of a cellular process that can in turn provide a descriptive foundation valuable for future biochemical and ..
  91. ncbi Neurological caricatures since the 15th century
    Lorenzo Lorusso
    Department of Neurology, Mellino Mellini Hospital, Chiari, Italy
    J Hist Neurosci 17:314-34. 2008
    ..Caricatures were popular portraits of developments in science and medicine and were frequently used whenever scientific language was too difficult ..
  92. ncbi Time to turn the other cheek? The influence of left and right poses on perceptions of academic specialisation
    Annukka K Lindell
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Australia
    Laterality 15:639-50. 2010
    ..1999, Proceedings of the Royal Society (Section B), 266, 1517-1522) demonstrated that people posing for family portraits offer the left cheek, whereas those posing as a Royal Society scientist favour the right...
  93. ncbi Hemispheric asymmetries and gender influence Rembrandt's portrait orientations
    J A Schirillo
    Department of Psychology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7778, USA
    Neuropsychologia 38:1593-606. 2000
    For centuries painters have predominantly painted portraits with the model's left-cheek facing the viewer. This has been even more prevalent with females ( approximately 68%) than males ( approximately 56%)...
  94. pmc Molecular portraits of B cell lineage commitment
    MARKUS MUSCHEN
    Institute for Genetics, University of Cologne, Weyertal 121, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10014-9. 2002
    ....
  95. ncbi Attractiveness of eyebrow position and shape in females depends on the age of the beholder
    Dominik K Feser
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 31:154-60. 2007
    ..Great diversity exists among individuals with respect to eyebrow position and shape, and the notion of an "ideal" eyebrow has changed quite significantly over the past several decades...
  96. ncbi Local state space temporal fluctuations: a methodology to reveal changes during a fatiguing repetitive task
    Mohammad Ali Sanjari
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, 15875 4413, Tehran, Iran
    J Biomech Eng 132:101002. 2010
    ..In this work, a new approach was introduced to extract kinematic changes from 2D phase portraits to study the fatigue adaptation patterns of subjects performing elbow repetitive movement...
  97. ncbi Effects of the menstrual cycle on looking preferences for faces in female rhesus monkeys
    AGNES LACREUSE
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Tobin Hall, 135 Hicks Way, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Anim Cogn 10:105-15. 2007
    ..We tested four intact females on two face-tasks involving neutral portraits of male and female rhesus monkeys, chimpanzees and humans...
  98. ncbi Portraits of menopause in the mass media
    L Gannon
    Department of Psychology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale 62901, USA
    Women Health 27:1-15. 1998
    ....
  99. pmc Genealogical portraits of speciation in montane grasshoppers (genus Melanoplus) from the sky islands of the Rocky Mountains
    L L Knowles
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 5245, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:319-24. 2001
    ..With respect to different models of Pleistocene divergence, the data do not support a model of founder-effect speciation but are compatible with divergence in allopatric refugia...
  100. pmc Detecting hemifacial asymmetries in emotional expression with three-dimensional computerized image analysis
    Michael E R Nicholls
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:663-8. 2004
    ..Participants (n = 357) reported that portraits rotated so that the left hemiface was featured, were more expressive of negative emotions whereas right hemiface ..
  101. ncbi The lighter side of advertising: investigating posing and lighting biases
    Nicole A Thomas
    Department of Psychology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Laterality 13:504-13. 2008
    ..The amount of body visible in the image and the sex of the poser might also contribute to the posing bias. Portraits also exhibit lateral lighting biases, with most images being lit from the left...

Research Grants67

  1. Health Literacy and Cancer Screening Disparities in Asian American Populations
    Tetine Sentell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We address the stated NCI/NIH goals of improving HL, reducing cancer screening disparities, and gaining detailed portraits of AA subpopulations using a novel combination of NCI-funded data...
  2. Extending and Interpreting Molecular Portraits of Cancer
    Patrick O Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Face Recognition Tool for the Blind
    GREGORY JOHN SEIFERT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A second alternative will allow colleagues to self-enroll by emailing self-portraits with their name in the subject line...
  4. Promoting Self-Management: CF as Model Case
    Walter Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..with their disease and treatment regimen through creation and sharing of illness and self-management video portraits. Each video assignment will ask teens to show and tell how they handle some key aspect of self-management (e.g...
  5. Retinal Hemodynamic Imaging with Tracking Doppler Flowmetry
    R Ferguson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..to visual stimulus-evoked neuro-vascular coupling mechanisms; and 3) enable detailed pulsatile flow phase portraits across a range of vessel sizes and flow velocity by synchronization to the cardiac cycle...
  6. QUALITY MEASURES AND MANAGED CARE MARKETS
    Harold Luft; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will also use data from in-depth case studies of selected communities to provide detailed portraits of these behaviors in well-described settings, both to assist in understanding the broad data sets, and to ..
  7. RACE & THE PARENTAL ROLES OF MEN & WOMEN: 1880 TO 1990
    Frances Goldscheider; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The proposed research will provide periodic sex- and age-specific portraits of parenthood from 1880 to 1990 by race and for sociodemographic groups (for example, migrants and nonmigrants, ..
  8. Aging, Stress and Atherosclerosis
    WINSTON PATTERSON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Based on these studies, we will create molecular portraits of the ROS-dependent and ROS-independent transcripts preferentially associated with aging.
  9. Pathogenesis-Prevention of Post-Traumatic OA
    Joseph Buckwalter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  10. Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PD
    Christopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Defining these determinant influences will help enhance placebo responses in clinical practice and control them in clinical trials. ..
  11. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental biological dilemma of the lung, namely how the blood-gas barrier combines extreme thinness with immense strength. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. SUN VALLEY SKELETAL TISSUE WORKSHOP
    WEBSTER JEE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A plan is presented for supporting junior scientists and for encouraging interaction with other junior and senior scientists. There are plans to advertise and distribute a summary of the workshop, partly using Web-based, resources. ..
  13. ROMK CHANNEL FUNCTION AND REGULATION IN KIDNEY
    Gerhard Giebisch; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Patch-clamp and whole-cell current measurements will be carried out in native tubules and in an oocyte expression system, and tubule perfusion studies in ROMK knock-out mice. ..
  14. Hedgehog-mediated survival mechanisms in pancreatic cancer
    Martin Fernandez Zapico; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These aspects make this proposal mechanistic, hypothesis-driven, and potentially translational in nature. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. GENE EXPRESSION PROFILING OF AIDS VACCINE STRATEGIES
    Michael Katze; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Ultimately, these studies may also suggest mechanisms to enhance current AIDS vaccine strategies. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Structure of the Human Cortical Depth Map
    Christopher Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The mapping results will be validated by functional studies of the susceptibility of each cortical area to depth variations and of the time course depth adaptation, and also for insensitivity to contrast variations. ..
  17. HFE/Transferrin Receptor/Transferrin Interactions
    PAMELA BJORKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4) and binds to HFE with the opposite pH dependence. Results from these studies will be critical for understanding how interactions between TfR, HFE, and Fe-Tf are involved in regulating iron homeostasis. ..
  18. PEDIATRICS AIDS CLINICAL TRIALS GROUP
    Anne Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We have competent, outstanding staff whose aim is not only to provide compassionate medical care to HIV-infected patients but also to perform meaningful and useful research on prevention and treatment of HIV infection. ..
  19. MYOCARDIAL PROTECTION: REPERFUSION INJURY AMELIORATION
    James D McCully; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. MHC proteins, copolymers and peptide 15mers in EAE
    Jack L Strominger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..__ ..
  21. Experimental and Computational Studies of Exit from Mitosis in Budding Yeast
    John J Tyson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g., embryonic development, tissue regeneration, wound healing, and carcinogenesis. ..
  22. DIABETIC NEUROPATHY STUDY
    PETER DYCK; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Macaque Model and Gene Expression Profiling of SARS
    Michael Katze; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such knowledge may lead to new diagnostic, therapeutic, or vaccine strategies, which may serve as important countermeasures to future SARS outbreaks. ..
  24. Effects of TPA on Leukemia and Solid Tumors
    Allan Conney; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Blood levels of TPA that are associated with inhibition of tumor growth will be determined. The effect of inhibitors of tumor growth on proliferation and apoptosis in the tumors will be determined. ..
  25. Peer Effects on Neural and Behavioral Markers of Risk-Taking
    Laurence Steinberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. DBS Effects on Mood and Cognition in Parkinsons Disease
    Michael Okun; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal includes active and experienced mentoring, access to diverse resources, and a scientific environment suited specifically for the development of the PI as an independent physician scientist. ..
  27. 3rd International Conference on Primate Genomics
    Michael Katze; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Importantly, this conference will also highlight research activities in which genomics and nonhuman primate models are being used to better understand, prevent, and treat human disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. METABOLISM AND FUNCTION OF CYCLIC NUCLEOTIDES
    Joseph Beavo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The methods make use of specific antisense and siRNA expression under the graded control of drug inducible promoters. ..
  29. Interferon gamma in autoimmune thyroiditis & thyroid function
    Patrizio Caturegli; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We also hypothesize that augmented TSH signaling is required to induce the adipocyte-rich phenotype, and cross thyr-IFNg transgenics to TSH receptor knockout mice. ..
  30. Regulation of PMN activation by SLP-76, PRAM-1 and ADAP
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  31. Dendritic Cell-Based Immunotherapy for HIV Infection
    Charles Rinaldo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We believe that this novel immunotherapy strategy ideally fulfills the intent of the NIAID Integrated Preclinical/Clinical Program. ..
  32. MODULATION BY TEA OF EARLY EFFECTS OF UV ON SKIN
    Allan Conney; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. THE ROLE OF A NOVEL GAP IN EPITHELIAL ONCOGENESIS
    Vimla Band; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Mental Health Consequences of Bioterrorism
    Carol North; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Identification of marker proteins for neuronal caveolae
    Richard Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We believe that a clearer study of caveolae in the brain will lead to new therapeutic strategies for treating diseases that rely on signaling cascades that originate from caveolae. ..
  36. VIOLENCE--INTEGRATING SOCIAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL FACTORS
    Adrian Raine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  37. MODELING DNA DIVERSITY IN CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH/DISEASE
    Kenneth Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies will provide an unprecedented ..
  38. GENETICS OF SPECIATION IN DROSOPHILA
    EMANUEL HEY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  39. DNA REPAIR AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO CARCINOGENESIS
    Errol Friedberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..There is reason to believe that the proteins encoded by these genes operate in a different chromatin-modulating complex, and it is proposed to isolate and characterize this putative complex as well. ..
  40. MECHANISMS OF HOTSPOT MUTAGENESIS BY (+)-BPDE
    Allan Conney; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We will subsequently examine how the adduct position and chirality affect the outcome of the mutation formation. ..
  41. ANTI-HIV T CELL RESPONSES DURING ANTIVIRAL DRUG THERAPY
    Charles Rinaldo; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe that these new, novel antigen delivery systems and processing methods will be highly efficient at inducing a broad spectrum of anti-HIV-1 T cell responses in ART patients. ..
  42. STATISTICAL METHODS IN CANCER EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Norman Breslow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The methods used to achieve these goals include mathematical and statistical analysis, computer simulation and application to important datasets collected by cancer epidemiologists and other public health scientists. ..
  43. HEPATITIS C VIRUS:PATHOGENESIS AND CELLULAR SIGNALING
    Michael Katze; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Identification of the kinase will likely help decipher the detailed molecular pathways uncovered from these studies. These studies may contribute to the identification of novel cellular gene targets for anti-HCV therapeutics. ..
  44. 2005 Immunochemistry and Immunobiology Gordon Conference
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These talks will be selected from among the submitted abstracts. ..
  45. Meeting:Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology
    Neil Blackstone; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Ultimately, this work will allow the power of genomics to be fully realized in biology and medicine. ..
  46. Psychological and Biological Antecedents of Health Behavior Decisions
    Shelley Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..As such, the research brings a lifespan approach to an integration of genetics, psychoneuroimmunology, health psychology, and social neuroscience. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  47. VZV Receptors and Infective Mechanisms
    Anne Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It may also make it possible to develop a safer and more efficacious vaccine. ..
  48. Physical Activity Assessment Using Variability in Accelerometer Counts
    David Bassett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The improved method could then be used in future studies of the relationships between physical activity and health outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Oligonucleotides as Tools for Chemotherapy
    Paul Zamecnik; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  50. DNA REPAIR AND CANCER PRONE HEREDITARY HUMAN DISEASE
    Errol Friedberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  51. Long-range processing in dorsal-occipital cortex
    Christopher Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The final project will introduce a clinical component, quantifying symmetry-blindness in neurological patients with relevant lesions, together with comparison studies in matched controls. ..
  52. MOUSE MODELS OF DNA REPAIR - DEFECTIVE HUMAN DISEASES
    Errol Friedberg; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. PDE1C REGULATION OF VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE PROLIFERATION
    Joseph Beavo; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Change in SMC phenotype to the proliferative state in cells overexpressing PDE1C will be determined. Inhibitors of PDE1C should conversely, prevent SMC proliferation. ..
  54. RETINAL ORGANIZATION OF COLOR PATHWAYS
    DAVID CALKINS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  55. NEONATAL FC RECEPTOR/IGG INTERACTION
    PAMELA BJORKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..5 to address the possibility of pH-dependent conformational changes. To answer the third question, mutants of FcRn with an open, MHC-like peptide-binding groove will be constructed and characterized. ..
  56. NOVEL SUBSTRATES OF THE TCR KINASE
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We anticipate that collectively these studies will provide new insights into how this protein (and by extension other proteins with similar functional domains) may function in the regulation of cellular activation. ..
  57. Development of live Francisella tularensis vaccines
    Anders Sjostedt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..tularensis subsp. tularensis strains. To determine correlates of protection. ..
  58. Fetal Wound Repair- Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms
    Thomas Krummel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We are uniquely qualified to complete this proposal due to our long history of fetal wound healing research and our successful use of the cellular and molecular techniques described herein. ..
  59. Understanding the Mechanism of RNA Interference (RNAi)
    Phillip Zamore; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  60. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION OF SH2 DOMAIN OF SLP 76
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Collectively, we hope these studies will provide insights into the complex regulation of signaling by SLP-76 and LAT in T cell development and activation. ..
  61. SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION IN THE IMMUNE SYSTEM-FASEB CONF.
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) To continue a biannual forum for investigators interested in a comprehensive focus on signaling events in the immune system. ..
  62. Lymphocyte Activation and Signaling
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION IN THE IMMUNE SYSTEM-FASEB CONF.
    Gary Koretzky; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) To continue a biannual forum for investigators interested in a comprehensive focus on signaling events in the immune system. ..
  64. ANTHRAX MOLECULAR EVOLUTION, DIVERSITY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Paul Keim; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) Using Monte Carlo simulations, they will ascertain how the distribution of these markers within and between populations of Bacillus anthracis will be affected by geographic, genetic and ecological processes. ..
  65. Human RNAPII Structure/Function in Pausing & Elongation
    Robert Landick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our research is aimed at understanding these fundamental mechanisms of transcription elongation. The knowledge gained will increase understanding of the basic molecular biology of human diseases. ..