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    • C4d Deposits on the Surface of Red Blood Cells in Trauma Patients and Interferes with their Function 

      Muroya, Takashi; Kannan, Lakshmi; Ghiran, Ionita C.; Shevkoplyas, Sergey S.; Paz, Ziv; Tsokos, Maria; Dalle Lucca, Jurandir J.; Shapiro, Nathan I.; Tsokos, George C. (Critical Care Medicine, 5/1/2015)
      Objective Complement system is activated in patients with trauma. Although complement activation is presumed to contribute to organ damage and constitutional symptoms, little is known about the involved mechanisms. Because ...
    • Cait Weiss 

      Weiss, Cait (2016-10-12)
      Cait Weiss is a Los Angeles native, a New Yorker by heritage, an Ohioan by heart &, finally, a Texan by luck. She has led creative writing workshops at The Ohio State University, Young Writers Workshop, New York Writers ...
    • Caitlyn Frazee - Bachelor of Music - Junior Recital 

      Frazee, Caitlyn
      Sonata / Lawson Lunde (1935-2019)--Dialogues / Fisher Tull (1934-1994)--Three Songs Without Words / Paul Ben-Haim (1897-1984)--Tableaux de Provence / Paule Maurice (1910-1967)
    • Calgary, Canada "The Great Fire of 1886" 

      Wang, Ashley (2017)
      Every city has experienced a major disaster, some cities survived and learned from it, some did not. This project is going to find the biggest disaster from individual’s case city and explore how did resolve the problem ...
    • CaliALI 

      Hong, Mitchell; Nguyen, David; Nguyen, Paul; Prajapati, Parth; Sanford, Michael (2017)
      UC Berkley’s study found 60% of respondents reported upper extremity or neck pain attributed to computer use. The team’s goal is to create plug-and-play hardware designed to articulate automatically to a user to optimize ...
    • Cameron Miller - Doctor of Musical Arts - Doctoral Recital 

      Miller, Cameron
      Concerto in E-flat Op. 109 / Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936) -- Sonata Op. 29 : 1. Andante maestoso; 2. Allegro energico / Robert Muczynski (1929-2010) -- Lessons of the Sky / Rodney Rogers (b.1953) -- INTERMISSION -- Fuzzy ...
    • Can Animals Understand That Others Have Minds? Putting Psychology, Biology, and Philosophy Back Together Again 

      Buckner, Cameron (2017-10-25)
      Researchers have proposed only humans can understand that others have minds, and that this fact explains our distinctive abilities to learn language, cooperate politically, use tools and technology, and pass on a complex ...
    • Can the brain benefits of exercise be enhanced without additional exercise? 

      Leasure, J. Leigh; West, Rebecca (Journal of Neurology and Neuromedicine, 2016-07)
      Exercise is increasingly becoming accepted as "medicine" for diseases of both brain and body. For the brain, exercise offers chemical, cellular and structural benefits, including enhanced generation of new neurons, glia ...
    • The Canadian Network for the Advancement of Research, Industry, and Education (CANARIE) 

      Marcos, Silva (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1992)
    • Cannabis Terpenes Synergistically Modulate Hippocampal Excitability 

      Abdulla, Ahmad; Hosseini-Zareh, Mahshid; Ziburkus, Jokubas (2017)
      This work demonstrates how commonly ingested aromatic compounds (terpenes, flavonoids, and odorants) can induce physiological changes on the molecular level in brain regions implicated in high order information processing. ...
    • Capital Structure Choices and Survival in a Deregulated Environment 

      Francia, Arthur J.; Kuiate, Christian S.; Noland, Thomas R.; Porter, Mattie C. (Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal, 4/1/2013)
      We examine the impact of capital structure choices for survival in a deregulated industry. Financial leverage in particular has been identified by numerous prior studies as a major determinant of the probability of survival ...
    • Capturing Age-group Differences and Developmental Change with the BASC Parent Rating Scales 

      Barbot, Baptiste; Hein, Sascha D.; Luthar, Suniya S.; Grigorenko, Elena L. (Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 7/1/2015)
      Estimation of age-group differences and intra-individual change across distinct developmental periods is often challenged by the use of age-appropriate (but non-parallel) measures. We present a short version of the Behavior ...
    • Carboetomidate: A Pyrrole Analog of Etomidate Designed Not to Suppress Adrenocortical Function 

      Cotten, Joseph F.; Forman, Stuart A.; Laha, Joydev K.; Cuny, Gregory D.; Husain, Shaukat; Miller, Keith W.; Nguyen, Hieu H.; Kelly, Elizabeth W.; Stewart, Deirdre; Liu, Aiping; Raines, Douglas E. (Anesthesiology, 2011-03)
      Background: Etomidate is a sedative-hypnotic that is often used in critically ill patients because it provides superior hemodynamic stability. However it also binds with high affinity to 11?-hydroxylase, potently suppressing ...
    • Card Catalog Conversion: The Revenant 

      Scott, Bethany; Vinson, Emily (2016-05-25)
      Throughout the late 1970s and early 1980s, libraries around the world tackled the monumental task of converting miles of card catalog to machine readable formats accessible by computer. While this immense undertaking was ...
    • Caring for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Institutional Care Facilities in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Social Development Intervention 

      Addo, Reuben (University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, 2017)
      Although several studies have shown that children raised in institutional care facilities experience greater mental health symptoms than those raised in noninstitutionalized settings, children across sub-Saharan Africa ...
    • Carly Weikle - Master of Music - Masters Recital 

      Weikle, Carly
      Ariel / Ned Rorem (b. 1923) -- Four Hungarian Dances / Rezső Kókai (1906-1962) -- Three Vocalises / Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) -- Pastorale, Op. 147 / Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)
    • A Case Study of ETD Metadata Remediation at the University of Houston Libraries 

      Thompson, Santi; Liu, Xiping; Duran, Albert; Washington, Anne (2019-01-11)
      This paper provides a case study on remediating electronic theses and dissertations (ETD) metadata at the University of Houston Libraries. The authors provide an overview of the team’s efforts to revise existing ETD metadata ...
    • Case-Control Pilot Study of Soft Contact lens Wearers with Corneal Infiltrative Events and Healthy Controls 

      Richdale, Kathryn; Lam, Dawn Y.; Wagner, Heidi; Zimmerman, Aaron B.; Kinoshita, Beth T.; Chalmers, Robin L.; Sorbara, Luigina; Szczotka-Flynn, Loretta; Govindarajulu, Usha; Mitchell, G. Lynn (Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2016-01)
      Purpose: The purpose of this study was to assess risk factors associated with soft contact lens (SCL)-related corneal infiltrative events (CIEs). Methods: This was a single-visit, case-control study conducted at five ...
    • Cataloging in Transformation: New Trends and Future Outlook 

      Wu, Annie (2012-06)
      With rapidly changing technology, more and more libraries are building digital collections and shifting focus to online discovery environment. More and more resources are published in electronic format, which leaves libraries ...
    • Cataloging Internet Resources 

      Caplan, Priscilla (The Public-Access Computer Systems Review, 1993)
      Let Archie Do It? How do we accommodate networked electronic information when our cataloging rules are designed to describe physical items owned by and residing in libraries? How do we provide access to that information? ...