• Analysis of Gbx genes during neural development 

    Burroughs-Garcia, Jessica, 1980- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] The understanding of how transcription factors regulate neural patterning in the anterior hindbrain, and how the assembly of specific neuronal circuits ...
  • Stem cells and DNA methylation reprogramming in pigs 

    Zhao, Mingtao, 1983- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] In mammals, the majority of cells in the body contain the same genome as other cells. The concept of nuclear totipotency has been well demonstrated by ...
  • Use of Simvastatin to Inhibit Advanced Prostate Cancer Formation in the TRAMP Mouse Model of Prostate Cancer 

    Drenkhahn, Sara K., 1985- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] A provocative question currently proposed by the NIH is: do statin medications, which lower serum cholesterol, prevent cancer? We hypothesize that ...