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Resuscitation Promoting Factor from Micrococcus luteus
Many bacteria become dormant when nutrient deprived or in response to environmental stress. Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) becomes dormant when challenged by stress or antibiotics, which leads to antibiotic resistance. ...
State Dependent Effects of Transcranial Rotating Permanent Magnet Stimulation of the Primary Motor Cortex
Non-invasive devices that stimulate the brain can enhance or suppress neuronal activity depending on the frequency, rate, and duration of stimuli. These devices can be useful in brain research, and may help diagnose and ...
CD8+ T-cell Effector Functions Vary Widely Among Children with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
This project was completed with contributions from Scott Wenderfer, Adisak Suwanichkul and George Makedonas from the Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatrics and Texas Children's Hospital.
Deploying Sensor Modules with Remotely Operated Underwater Robots for Marine Data Collection
Ocean Big Data (OBD) has become prominent in environmental monitoring, offshore exploration and military surveillance. Secure transfer of this data to the surface can be challenging. Magnetic induction (MI) and visible ...
Testing of PLK1 Signaling in Lupus
Our goal is to identify novel therapeutic targets of Lupus and test their potential. Polo-Like Kinase 1 (PLK1) is one of the molecules that we have identified and shown to be hyper-activated in immune cells of lupus mice, ...
Two-Phase Instabilities in a Microchannel Heat Sink
Flowing boiling in microchannels has attacked significant attention as a potential technology for high heat flux dissipation. Its main advantage is the possibility of achieving high heat transfer coefficients using low ...
Flood Control: Vienna
D.I.Y. Health: How Emerging Technology Empowers People to Prevent Future Health Issues and Hospital Interior Spaces
According to insurance and risk management firm Acrisure, there are more than 40,000 health-related software apps for smartphones with currently only 0.01% of the world’s population using them. This demonstrates an untapped ...
Spatial Distribution in Two Species of Galapagos Damselfish
In this study we focus on interactions and spatial distributions of two herbivorous fishes, the yellowtail damselfish (Stegastes arcifrons) and the Galapagos ringtail damselfish (Stegastes beebei) and the herbivorous pencil ...