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Functional profiling of microRNAs in stallions
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are short non-coding RNAs that act as post-transcriptional regulators of gene expression in eukaryotic genomes and are thought to be critically involved in many biological processes. While the functions ...
Genetic Diversity of White Tigers and Genetic Factors Related to Coat Color
White tigers are greatly cherished by the public, making them valuable to zoos and breeders. Unfortunately, a number of health issues have occasionally surfaced within some of the white tiger population such as neurological ...
Efficiency Measurement of Momentum Imbalance Trigger at CMS for Supersymmetry Searches
In searches for new fundamental particles in high energy particle collisions, the ability for a detector to select collisions that might signify the presence of such particles is one of the top priorities. Equally important ...
DESIRED MOBILE APPLICATION FEATURES IN AGRICULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS AND JOURNALISM STUDENTS AT TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
Desired Mobile Application Features In Agricultural Communications And Journalism Students At Texas A&M University. (March 2013) Casey Meadows Department of Agriculture Texas A&M University Research Advisor: Dr. Billy ...
DEPICATIONS OF PATIENT-PHYSICIAN INTERACTION IN MODERN PRIMETIME TV DRAMA AND SITUATIONAL COMEDY: A CONTENT ANALYSIS
Popular culture portrayals of physicians have evolved in important ways since the early 1950s. During this time predominant medical best practices have shifted from task oriented approaches to patient oriented approaches. ...
Development of a Novel Diagnostic Test Using Podocyturia as a Biomarker for Detection of Kidney Damage
Primary glomerular diseases are the most common cause of progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD) in dogs, a common and significant source of illness that often progresses to kidney failure. It is hypothesized that podocyte ...
The impact of hybridization on morphological variation on Xiphophorus fishes
Hybridization can produce novel phenotypic variation which may allow hybrid populations to evolve in novel directions relative to parentals. Hybridization can produce intermediate as well as extreme phenotypes with respect ...
Pediatric Euthanasia: The End of Life as an End in Itself?
The practice of medicine is rife with ethically challenging situations. Two areas of medicine particularly lend themselves to this type of challenge: (a) pediatrics, which abounds with concerns regarding autonomy and (b) ...
Nutritional Analysis of Thomazeau, Haiti
Health and nutritional status; rural health; Thomazeau, Haiti
Centers of Musement: Designing Sacred Spaced for Post Enlightenment Religious Philosophy
Due to vast changes in religious thinking, an attempt to rethink, and ultimately explode and recreate, religious typology in architecture as it exists becomes necessary. An intense review on existential and pragmatic ...