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An Intelligent Online System for Enhanced Recruitment of Patients for Clinical Research
knowledge representation and search techniques are being employed. Phase I of the project is focused on the development of a system for recruitment for clinical research trials on “Generalized Anxiety Disorder,” with eventual expansion to the inclusion...
A Comparative Study between Antibody and Peptide Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles for In Vivo Targeting of EGFR in Pancreatic Cancer Bearing Mice Models [abstract]
patients. A number of peptides and monoclonal antibodies have been developed to target the EGFR in pancreatic cancer. Our research has focused on developing EGFR targeting biomolecule conjugated gold nanoparticles for the diagnosis and staging of various...
UMKC Center of Excellence in the Study of Dental and Musculoskeletal Tissues (CEMT) [abstract]
, Medicine, Nursing, Biological Sciences, and Computing and Engineering that focus on dental and musculoskeletal health. The Center of Excellence integrates basic and clinical investigators into a powerful translational team to prevent and treat diseases...
Breakthrough tissue science for unmet medical needs
Keith Murphy of Organovo, Inc. presented an overview of their NovoGen tissue printing technique for creation of biological constructs.
Treasure found in a trash heap : composting at Mizzou
(Rhetoric and Composition Program, University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
A pile of apple cores, melon seeds, half eaten bread, corn kernels, and broccoli wait on a curb in black trash bags. But this food waste has a different destination than similar trash bags. Instead of being transported to ...
Library Connections, 2010 Winter
(University of Missouri--Columbia, MU Libraries, 2010)
Conversational self focus in youths' friendships
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
The present research considered conversational self-focus, a previously unstudied variant of normative self-disclosure in which one conversation partner re-directs conversations to focus on the self. It was hypothesized that having a friend who...
Integrating academic research, clinical research and private practice: a unique opportunity for translational medicine
of the function and effectiveness of new neuroprotective drugs and surgical treatment options has the potential to produce therapy approaches for these chronic degenerative diseases of the eye that focuses on the nerve cells of the retina and that has...
New Insights Revealed by Genetic Studies and the Future of Treating Bone Health Related Issues
how the genetic analysis of several families led to the discovery of this pathway and briefly summarize our work at understanding it's central role in the responsiveness of bone to mechanical loading. These studies have recently focused our attention...
Functional MRI Studies of Health Behaviors
motivation and reward processing in obese and healthy groups documenting differences in brain activation. The focus of this work is ultimately on clinical applications, such as identifying brain function predictors of success in diets and adherence...
Missouri hospitalist, issue 35 (2010 November-December)
(University of Missouri. Department of Medicine. Division of Hospital Medicine, 2010-11)
A Review of “Library of Walls: The Library of Congress and the Contradictions of Information Society”A Review of “Library of Walls: The Library of Congress and the Contradictions of Information Society”
This article offers a review of Collins, S. G. (2009). Library of Walls: The Library of Congress and the Contradictions of Information Society. Duluth, MN: Litwin Books.
Biographies of the panelists who spoke at the Missouri Technology Expo 2010....
Sustainable energy : making it a reality
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
This brochure describes the efforts of the Mizzou Advantage Sustainable Energy group in addressing sustainable energy issues.
Advanced spectroscopic technologies
Advanced Spectroscopic Technologies of St. Louis, Missouri presented a corporate overview, technology and developments within the company and opportunities for investors.
Clinical and Computational Collaboration in Orthopaedic Biomechanics
The mission of the Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory at the University of Missouri-Columbia (COL-UMC) is three-fold: 1.To design and conduct the highest quality hypothesis-driven research focused on orthopaedic disorders of . 2. To implement a...
MU Biodesign and Innovation Program
faculty within the University of Missouri Campus through interdisciplinary research and education. With the MUBIP mission focused to improve health care through invention and implementation of new medical technologies, we believe this can be accomplish...
Slipped deadlines and sample size shortfalls in clinical trials: a proposed remedy using a Bayesian model with an informative prior distribution [abstract]
time frame. The result is studies that take far longer than planned and/or that end with fewer patients than planned. This raises serious economic and ethical issues. Our research efforts have focused on (1) getting reliable data on the scope...
Town and gown parntnerships : improving pregnant women's safety [abstract]
home visiting nurses to intervene with pregnant women experiencing IPV but barriers to working together were noted. Methods and Design: Quantitative and qualitative data from surveys and focus group discussions were gathered from the home visitors...