Now showing items 1-10 of 68
Digital libraries, archives and large data sets
PowerPoint slides for a presentation given at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution under the auspices of the MBLWHOI Library on June 3, 2004
Cerebropulmonary dysgenetic syndrome
Ventilatory treatment of neonatal respiratory distress often results in bronchopulmonary dysplasia from congenital surfactant deficiency due to mutants of transporter protein ABCA3. Association of this condition with ...
On the pulmonary toxicity of oxygen. 4. The thyroid arena
Normally developed thyroid function is critical to the transition from fetal to neonatal life with the onset of independent thermoregulation, the most conspicuous of the many ways in which thyroid secretions act throughout ...
Mapping the biosphere : exploring species to understand the origin, organization and sustainability of biodiversity
(Taylor & Francis, 2012-03-27)
The time is ripe for a comprehensive mission to explore and document Earth's species. This calls for a campaign to educate and inspire the next generation of professional and citizen species explorers, investments in ...
Roles for Drosophila melanogaster myosin IB in maintenance of enterocyte brush-border structure and resistance to the bacterial pathogen Pseudomonas entomophila
(American Society for Cell Biology, 2007-09-12)
Drosophila myosin IB (Myo1B) is one of two class I myosins in the Drosophila genome. In the larval and adult midgut enterocyte, Myo1B is present within the microvillus (MV) of the apical brush border (BB) where it forms ...
Tweaking Dewey : customizing is not a dirty word
GenBank and PubMed : how connected are they?
(BioMed Central, 2009-06-09)
GenBank(R) is a public repository of all publicly available molecular sequence data from a range of sources. In addition to relevant metadata (e.g., sequence description, source organism and taxonomy), publication information ...
Agents of Bioterrorism: Curriculum and Pedagogy in an Online Masters Program
(Journal of Toxicological Education, 2013)
The Agents of Bioterrorism course (BSBD 640, University of Maryland University College) is a graduate level course created in response to an elevated need for scientists working in the field of medical countermeasures to ...
Evaluation of local tolerance of a plant extract by the slug mucosal irritation (SMI) assay
This article describes the performance of a laboratory exercise, the Slug Mucosal Irritation (SMI) assay, carried out by third year undergraduate students, to investigate the local tolerance of an ethanolic plant extract. ...