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Structural Changes in the Agricultural Economy
Testimony at public hearing before the House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture on October 18, 2007.
Derivation and characterization of LIF and FGF2 dependent Porcine Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells [abstract]
Authentic embryonic stem cells (ESC) have probably never been derived from the inner cell mass (ICM) of pig, despite over 25 years of effort. Recently, several groups, including ours, have reported derivation of induced ...
The role of PDGF-BB, lysophospatidic acid, and proteolytic activity in the invasive behavior of human brain vascular pericytes [abstract]
Recruitment of pericytes is needed to stabilize new vessels formed during angiogenesis or vasculogenesis. Although important to the viability of the vessel, information on how the pericytes are recruited to blood vessels ...
Risk factors for abdominal compartment syndrome complications [abstract]
Ventral hernia repairs are performed on a regular basis at the University Hospital. Some patients experience post-operative complications, which require admission to the intensive care unit. It has been noted that of ...
Retrospective review of age versus orthopaedic trauma outcome [a bstract]
Trauma has long been a disease of the young. Younger Americans are the most likely to suffer a serious injury or death due to trauma. Penetrating trauma is the leading cause of death in the population aged 15-24 years. ...
Retrospective characterization of geriatric patients with fractures below the hip, and comparison of this patient population with geriatric hip fracture patients [abstract]
Hip fractures are commonly responsible for increased morbidity and mortality in the geriatric population. Many studies have discussed the management and outcomes of geriatric hip fracture patients. However, little attention ...
Self-care goals of adult patients with diabetes: How do providers interact with patients about them? [abstract]
Background: Diabetes is an increasingly common illness with potentially severe complications. Previous research has shown that controlling blood glucose, lipids, and blood pressure can help keep these complications at bay. ...
Sphingosine 1-phosphate-metabolizing enzymes control influenze virus amplification and the viral cyto-pathogenicity [abstract]
Sphingosine 1-phosphate (S1P) is regulated by cellular catalytic enzymes and has diverse biological functions. However, the effects that S1P-catalyzing enzymes have on host defense and immunity to invading viruses remain ...
Dairy Policy Briefs
(Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri-Columbia, 2006-06)
This document is a set of one-page briefs that describe current dairy policy issues including issues like the MILC program, WTO issues and federal milk orders.
Project ASSIST: Faculty Reflection Worksheet
These materials help school improvement teams and faculties develop a perspective about several key concepts for school improvement. The comprehensive school improvement worksheet addresses a broad range of key concepts. ...
Project ASSIST Frameworks
The attached items are intended to provide a visual representation of the two guiding frameworks that inform the work in Project ASSIST.
Project ASSIST: SI Profiling Activities
This set of materials helps schools develop a current and historical perspective of several key components related to school improvement. The materials focus on culture, professional development, organizational structure, ...
Frameworks for Continuous School Improvement: A Synthesis of Essential Concepts
To develop and maintain a school improvement process that promotes success for each student, principals and teachers must understand and implement two unique but interrelated “frameworks” for improvement. The frameworks ...
Project ASSIST 1998-2000 Middle Level Schools
This document is a review of one of the research summaries about outcome variables studied in Project ASSIST. It presents pre and post project ASSIST School improvement data changes.
Instructional Practices Inventory Documents
Hundreds of Instructional Practices Inventory Level I workshops are conducted throughout the United States each year. The workshops are led by an IPI certified trainer and require a minimum of 7 hours to complete. The ...
Boletín de FICOM
Newsletter for Spanish-speaking junior high-school mathematics teachers involved in mathematics clubs or mathematics competitions. Published during 2000 and 2001. Newsletters are in Spanish.
Missouri Energy Summit 2009 Program
(University of Missouri (System), 2009-04)
The program for the Missouri Energy Summit 2009, held at the University of Missouri-Columbia, April 22-23, 2009.
(William J. Krause, 2008-09)
Blog entry about human skin. Posted on September 6, 2008.
(William J. Krause, 2008-10)
Histology blog entry for October 10, 2008 about capillaries.
(William J. Krause, 2008-10)
Histology blog entry for October 31, 2008 about the kidney.