• Investigating the role of germline RNA helicase-1 in Caenorhabditis elegans 

    McEwen, Tamara J., 1965- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    The germline specific RNA helicase GLH-1, a constitutive P-granule component, and DCR-1, the riboendonuclease responsible for processing small RNAs in the miRNA pathway, have been shown to be interdependent in the C. elegans ...
  • Mechanisms of central and peripheral immune tolerance 

    Haymaker, Cara Lena, 1982- (University of Missouri-Columbia, 2011)
    The decision of a stem cell to develop into the myeloid or lymphoid lineage has been postulated to occur in the bone marrow. However, a marker of myeloidspecific progenitors in the thymus remains undefined. Herein, we show ...