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  • Expression of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor correlates with the advance of clinical osteosarcoma 

    Lammli, John; Fan, Minyan; Rosenthal, Howard G.; Patni, Meghan; Rinehart, Elizabeth; Wooley, Paul H.; Lucas, George; Yang, Shang-You (Springer-Verlag, 2012-11)
    Purpose Osteosarcoma is the most common primary malignancy in orthopaedic surgery. Studies suggest that expression of VEGF and high vascularity within osteosarcoma may correlate with poor prognosis. The purpose of this ...
  • Failure of adult recruitment in Quercus buckleyi populations on the Eastern Edwards Plateau, Texas 

    Russell, F. Leland; Fowler, Norma L. (The University of Notre Dame, 2002-10)
    In many semiaridr egions woodlands, savannas and grasslands form an unstable landscape mosaic; the physiognomy of a particular patch in the mosaic changes over time. To explain such temporal and spatial variation in tree ...
  • Fauna Entomologica de la Reserva Natural Bosawas, Nicaragua. Xi. Escarabajos (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Nuevos Para la Fauna de Nicaragua 

    Maes, Jean-Michel; Ratcliffe, Brett C.; Jameson, Mary Liz (León, Nicaragua: Museo Entomológico, Servicio Entomológico Autónomo, 1997)
    In this note 18 species of Caleoptera Scarabaeidae are reported as new for the fauna of Nicaragua : Pelidnota hirsutiphallica RATCLIFFE & JAMESON, 1989; Isonychus ocellatus BURMEISTER, 1855; Anomala semitonsa BATES, ...
  • Feeding evoked by electrical stimulation in collared lizards 

    Sugerman, Richard A. (Elsevier, 1988)
    Feeding was evoked in collared lizards, Crotaphytus collaris, using electrical stimulation of the brain (ESB). Stimulation sites were tested in the forebrain and midbrain of 39 animals. Six stimulation loci were localized ...
  • Five new species of Peltonotus Burmeister (Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae: Cyclocephalini) from Southeast Asia 

    Jameson, Mary Liz; Wada, Kaoru (Center for Systematic Entomology, Inc., 2009-10-25)
    The Southeast Asian scarab beetle genus Peltonotus Burmeister (Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae) is associated with aroid flowers and possesses a unique, articulated maxillary tooth. We describe five new species of Peltonotus: ...
  • Floral associations of cyclocephaline scarab beetles 

    Moore, Matthew Robert; Jameson, Mary Liz (University of Wisconsin Libraries, 2013-10-01)
    The scarab beetle tribe Cyclocephalini (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae) is the second largest tribe of rhinoceros beetles, with nearly 500 described species. This diverse group is most closely associated with early ...
  • Follicle stimulating hormone-receptor expression in the aging human ovary 

    Asthi, Karthik (Wichita State University, 2008-12)
    The follicles in a human ovary gradually decline in number during infancy, adolescence and the reproductive years. However, during the perimenopausal period there is a more rapid decline in follicles. Older women have fewer ...
  • GCNF as a growth regulator in normal and neoplastic cells 

    Srikanthan, Sowmya (2007-05)
    Germ cell nuclear factor (GCNF/NCNF/RTR, NR6A1) is an orphan member of the nuclear receptor super family that exhibits repressive transcriptional activity and is expressed in the embryonic stem cells, embryonic carcinoma ...
  • Gene delivery with PCL nanofiber in vitro 

    Ceylan, Muhammet; Jiang, Jianhoa (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2013-05-08)
    Gene therapy has widely been known to be the promising treatment approach for many diseases, whether acquired or inherited through a genetic disorder. Viral and nonviral vectors are the primary research fields of gene ...
  • Gene discovery in the hamster: a comparative genomics approach for gene annotation by sequencing of hamster testis cDNAs 

    Oduru, Sreedhar; Campbell, Janee L.; Karri, SriTulasi; Hendry, William J. III; Khan, Shafiq A.; Williams, Simon C. (Oduru et al, 2003-06-03)
    Background Complete genome annotation will likely be achieved through a combination of computer-based analysis of available genome sequences combined with direct experimental characterization of expressed regions of ...
  • Gene expression profiling of Macrophomina phaseolina infected Medicago truncatula roots reveals a role for auxin in plant tolerance against the charcoal rot pathogen 

    Mah, Kar Men; Uppalapati, Srinivasa Rao; Tang, Yuhong; Allen, Stacy; Shuai, Bin (Elsevier, 2012-03-31)
    The soil-borne necrotrophic fungal pathogen Macrophomina phaseolina causes charcoal rot disease in a wide range of plant species. There are no effective control methods for this disease and no genetic resistance for M. ...
  • Genetic destabilization of Candida albicans by hydroxyurea 

    Sarachek, Alvin; Henderson, Lori A.; Eddy, K. B. (University of Cambridge * Faculty Press, 1991)
    Candida albicans is a commensal component of the normal human microflora, but frequently causes infections in persons undergoing treatment for malignancies. The cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of the antineoplastic agent ...
  • Genus-wide microsatellite primers for the Goldenrods (Solidago; Asteraceae) 

    Beck, James B.; Semple, John C.; Brull, Justin M.; Lance, Stacey L.; Phillips, Mai M.; Hoot, Sara B.; Meyer, Gretchen A. (Botanical Society of America, 2014-04)
    Premise of the study: Microsatellite primers were developed for studies of polyploid evolution, ecological genetics, conservation genetics, and species delimitation in the genus Solidago . • Methods and Results: Illumina ...
  • GlycomicsDB - A data integration platform for glycans and their strucutres 

    Visvanathan, Mahesh; Siddam, Sasidhar R.; Lee, In-Hee; Lushington, Gerald H.; Bousfield, George R. (Bentham Open, 2011-04-19)
    Glycomics is a discipline of biology that deals with the structure and function of glycans (or carbohydrates). Analytical techniques such as mass spectrometry (MS) and nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) are having a significant ...
  • Glycoprotein profiling by electrospray mass spectrometry 

    Jiang, Hui; Desaire, Heather; Butnev, Vladimir Y.; Bousfield, George R. (Elsevier, 2004-05)
    This work compares several different methods of site-specific analysis of glycoproteins using electrospray mass spectrometry. The glycoprotein, oLHα (ovine luteinizing hormone, α-subunit) was chosen as an appropriate example ...
  • Glycosylated equine prolactin and its carbohydrate moiety 

    Butnev, Viktor Y.; Gotschall, R. Russell; Baker, Vanda L.; Moore, William T.; Gout, Peter W.; Bousfield, George R. (Springer New YorkSpringer New York, 1996-07)
    Glycosylated equine prolactin (G-ePRL) and nonglycosylated ePRL were purified to homogeneity from side fractions obtained during isolation of LH/FSH from horse pituitaries. Both PRL forms were isolated together in high ...
  • Gonadotropins and the importance of glycosylation 

    Ulloa-Aguirre, Alfredo; Dias, James A.; Bousfield, George R. (Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2009-09-25)
    From the leading author in the field, known around the world for his work and his authoritative publications, the contents of this book have been selected so as to reflect their relative importance for biopharmaceuticals. ...
  • Habenaria lacera (Michx.) Lodd [Taxon] 

    Maxex, R.A. [Collector]; Maxex, R.A. [Cataloger] (Wichita State University. Dept. of Biological Sciences, 1930-08-20)
  • Habitat and courtship behavior of the wolf spider Schizocosa retrorsa (banks) (Araneae, Lycosidae) 

    Hebets, Eileen A.; Stratton, Gail E.; Miller, Gary L. (American Arachnological Society, 1996-04)
    The habitat and courtship behavior of the wolf spider Schizocosa retrorsa (Banks 1911) were studied and are described here for the first time. The range of S. retrorsa was extended to include the lower peninsula of Michigan. ...
  • Halotolerant aerobic heterotrophic bacteria from the Great Salt Plains of Oklahoma 

    Caton, Todd M.; Witte, Lisa R.; Ngyuen, H. D.; Buchheim, J. A.; Buchheim, M. A.; Schneegurt, Mark A. (Springer New York, 2004-11)
    The Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge (SPNWR) near Cherokee, Oklahoma, contains a barren salt flat where Permian brine rises to the surface and evaporates under dry conditions to leave a crust of white salt. Rainfall ...